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
Germany wants no "strategic relationship" with Russia
Nothing is True and Everything is Possible: Adventures in Modern Russia by Peter Pomerantsev (Faber, £14.99)
Annabelle Chapman / January 21, 2015
How does the Kremlin distort reality? Peter Pomerantsev, a British journalist whose parents emigrated from the Soviet Union, worked as a reality television producer in Moscow during the oil boom of...
To secure his power at home, Russia's President is testing its limits abroad. Sooner or later the west will have to stop him
The ideas which will shape the coming year from 'downward mobility' to the 'end of cash' and the 'new monogamy'
Russia and the US are both preparing to make major shifts
Amy Knight / November 13, 2014
Despite economic woes, propaganda and patriotism have protected Russia's President—so far
David Patrikarakos / November 6, 2014
Ongoing violence in the country may prevent its fledgling government from pushing through much-needed reforms