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Chatham House research on Russia includes work on Russia's domestic politics, Russian influence abroad and its role in the Ukraine crisis.

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A BMP-2 amphibious infantry fighting vehicle moves along a pontoon bridge during Russian military exercises, July 2017. Photo: Yuri Smityuk/Contributor/Getty Images.
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Russia’s New State Armament Programme: Implications for the Russian Armed Forces and Military Capabilities to 2027

International Affairs

Martin Wight Memorial Lecture: Trust and distrust in Russia: the heritage of the October revolution re-visited

People pass by a billboard with an image of Russia's President Vladimir Putin and lettering 'Strong president - Strong Russia' in Saint Petersburg on 12 January 2018. Photo: OLGA MALTSEVA/AFP/Getty Images.
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Putin and Russia in 2018–24: What Next?

Research paper

Russian Policy Across the Middle East: Motivations and Methods

The World Today

Putin's big match special

International Affairs

The BRICS - merely a fable? Emerging power alliances in global trade governance

The World Today

Babushkas rule

The World Today

Putin’s Viennese waltz

The World Today

The red line in Russia’s history

The World Today

Ssh! Don't mention the revolution

International Affairs

Russia and the post-2014 international legal order: revisionism and realpolitik

Attendees at the Eurasian Economic Union Summit in Saint Petersburg, Russia, on 26 December 2016. Photo: Mikhail Svetlov/Getty Images.
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The Eurasian Economic Union: Deals, Rules and the Exercise of Power

Dmitry Rogozin, Russia’s deputy prime minister in charge of defence and the space industry, speaks during the presentation of a Russian multipurpose MiG-35 jet fighter at the MiG plant in Lukhovitsy on 27 January 2017. Photo: MARINA LYSTSEVA/AFP/Getty.
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Russia’s Role as an Arms Exporter: The Strategic and Economic Importance of Arms Exports for Russia

The World Today

Under siege from Putin’s private hackers

International Affairs

Russia’s Europe, 1991–2016: inferiority to superiority

The World Today

Inroads into Eurasia

A protester waves Turkey's national flag in front of the Russian consulate during a demonstration against Russia's Syria policy on 24 November 24 2015 in Istanbul, Turkey. Photo: OZAN KOSE/AFP/Getty Images.
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Transatlantic Rifts: Averting a Turkey/Russia Conflict

German Gref of Russia’s Sberbank, Anatoly Aksakov of the Association of Regional Banks of Russia and Deputy Prime Minister Arkady Dvorkovich cooking a dish from Russian food products at Metro Expo 2016. Photo: Sergei Fadeichev/Contributor/Getty Images.
Research paper

Import Substitution and Economic Sovereignty in Russia

Russia's top military officials hold a press conference on Syria at the National Defence Control Centre of the Russian Federation in Moscow on 2 December 2015. Photo: VASILY MAXIMOV/AFP/Getty Images.
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Russian State Mobilization: Moving the Country on to a War Footing

International Affairs

Geopolitics versus geoeconomics: the case of Russia’s geostrategy and its effects on the EU

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