A Different Dance--from Tango to Minuet

The internal condition of Russia has changed immensely for the better, and is continuing to change, though progress has not occurred as fast or as decisively as the Romantics had hoped.

Issue: Spring 1995

In the glorious autumn of 1991 the Soviet kingdom of ideological
imperatives fell, and the foreign and security policies of Russia
began to be shaped by what might be called the "normal" factors:
domestic politics and the economy, history and geography. Suddenly,
Russia's course became open to variations--and meaningful

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