Dialogue With Russia Produces Universal Frustration

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Baev, Pavel K. (2016) Dialogue With Russia Produces Universal Frustration, Eurasia Daily Monitor, 18 July.

The idea of engaging in more dialogue with Russia is eagerly accepted by the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO), is being pursued by the United States, is cultivated by the Chinese leadership, and has again become embraced by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan. ​​​

​Problems in keeping meaningful conversations with Moscow going are caused by more than just miscommunication and lack of trust: they emerge from a profound confusion over the interplay between Russia’s foreign and domestic policies.

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Pavel K. Baev

Pavel K. Baev

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