The US and Russia Face to Face as Ice Curtain Melts

Melting Arctic ice revives trade hopes and defense worries along non-hostile border between the US and Russia
Humphrey Hawksley
November 5, 2015

Wanted: Competent Foreigners to Work for Ukrainian Government

Ukraine welcomes foreigners for cabinet posts – ending bureaucracy for other sectors could break corruption, encourage innovation
Olena Lennon
October 27, 2015

Putin’s Syria Move Raises Profile – With Risks

Putin moves to stabilize Syria, stop extremism and diminish US influence, but the strategy could backfire
Thomas Graham
October 6, 2015

Border Chaos: Europe Reacts to Syrian Refugee Crisis

European Union needs long-term policies on refugees, with no end in sight for suffering in Middle East or Africa
Chris Miller
September 15, 2015

IMF to the Aid of Ukraine: Well-Intended, But Misguided

Ukraine struggles with separatists, protests, reforms – and an IMF debt deal on shaky ground
David R. Cameron
September 3, 2015

Europe’s New Economic Divide

A key axis for Europe: free-market advocates in Western Europe ally with those in former communist countries
Chris Miller
August 27, 2015