The Dating Game
American is playing matchmaker to Turkey and the EU. It had better work. A broken engagement could mean a clash of civilizations.
The Sources of Russian Conduct
Sixty years after Kennan, Russia still baffles. But Putin's managed pluralism has deep roots in Russian opinion.
NATO died with the Soviet Union. Get over it.
Pirouettes and Priorities
A pragmatist seeking integration with the West.
Global domination is a self-defeating goal. Global leadership is not.
Russia's New Europe
A closet imperialist bent on reviving Moscow's dominion.