Yulia Petrovskaya on how Russia is losing the battle to vaccinate Serbia to China
Pavel Luzin looks at the growing importance of Russia’s Northern Sea Route, which is fraught with political and corporate entanglements.
Lyubov Glazunova wonders whether Russia-India relations can withstand opposing views on China, the US, and Pakistan
Pavel Luzin on whether Russia can rely on China and India in the field of space exploration
Nicholas Trickett on how COVID-19 has been rewriting economic orthodoxy across the globe, but Russia’s Austrian School economists have yet to get the memo
Pavel Luzin explains how keeping track of Russia’s railway plans can deliver insights into the country’s political mechanics
The coronavirus pandemic, along with geopolitical trends, is consolidating ‘techno-economic’ blocs in Eurasia writes Emil Avdaliani
Sebastian Hoppe on why there remains much to be done to make the Russian Far East benefit from pivoting to Asia
Michael Kofman sees ties deepening between China and Russia. But there are limits to a defence pact based on few joint objectives besides their shared sense of confrontation with the United States.
In recent decades, writes Vladislav Inozemtsev, Russia’s economy, society, and geopolitical standing have become prisoners to China’s success — to a far greater extent than the authorities and ordinary citizens are prepared to recognise
Max Hess on the growing financial dependence of Russia on China
Pavel Luzin considers to what extent China really is a threat to Russia