After Ukraine, does Russia have designs on the three Baltic states?
Philip Maughan / July 16, 2015
All My Puny Sorrows by Miriam Toews (Faber & Faber, £17.99) Yolandi Von Riesen is making a list: “Airport, car door, buy a shower curtain, get divorced.” She has a lot on her mind. Her...
Russia and China are a challenge to western powers
It’s not about economics or grand strategy—Russia wants to snuff out democracy on its doorstep
"I think we should definitely keep giving help to Afghanistan”
Shweta Singh / March 20, 2015
It could be worse than the financial crisis
Government thinking has shifted toward countering the Russian propaganda war in Ukraine
The Kremlin is cornered, defensive and increasingly aggressive
Thanks to the Russian president, the alliance is no longer in search of a cause
Prospect Team / February 13, 2015
A ceasefire agreement and a new bailout package could help the struggling state