Mon, Jun 27, 2016

Frozen Conflicts: A Tool Kit for US Policymakers

“Since the 1990s, a number of separatist movements and conflicts have challenged the borders of the states of the former Soviet Union and created quasi-independent territories under Russian influence and control,” states Agnia Grigas, a senior nonresident fellow at the Atlantic Council’s Dinu Patriciu Eurasia Center, in the opening of her new report, Frozen Conflicts: A […]

Report by Agnia Grigas

Conflict Crisis Management

Thu, Jun 23, 2016

Biberman in Political Violence at a Glance: Between Radicalization and Violence

In the News by Atlantic Council

Non-Traditional Threats Security & Defense

Wed, May 25, 2016

Biberman in Political Violence at a Glance: Peace by Assassination?

In the News by Atlantic Council

Extremism Non-Traditional Threats

Thu, Mar 24, 2016

The Kremlin’s Actions in Syria: Origins, Timing, and Prospects

Resolution to the conflict in Syria requires an understanding of the Russian intervention, involvement, and interest therein. Putin’s interest in regaining the “influence that the Soviet Union once enjoyed in the Middle East” shapes how the West must engage Russia, as Ambassador John E. Herbst highlights in The Kremlin’s Actions in Syria, a new report […]

Report by Frederic C. Hof, Vladislav Inozemtsev, Adam Garfinkle, Dennis Ross

Arms Control Conflict

Sat, Feb 6, 2016

Biberman in Terrorism and Political Violence: Why terrorists target children: Outbidding, desperation, and extremism in the Peshawar and Beslan school massacres

In the News by Atlantic Council

Conflict Extremism

Wed, Aug 5, 2015

Human rights abuses in Russia-occupied Crimea

The “green men” who fanned out across Crimea in early 2014, establishing control over key infrastructure and clearing the way for once-marginal political actors to seize the reins of power, were the vanguard of a forced political change that has led to grave human rights abuses across the Crimean peninsula. Firmly in control of the executive and law enforcement bodies, […]

Report by Andrii Klymenko

Conflict English

Tue, Jan 6, 2015

Biberman in The Washington Post: In Pakistan, domestic threats begin to overshadow India

In the News by Atlantic Council

Extremism India