John C.K. Daly is a Washington-based specialist on Russian and post-Soviet affairs.
After meeting on the sidelines of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit in Vietnam, the p
Its relationship with Russia has helped Egypt cope with chronic economic problems, not least ens
From providing crucial support to the embattled regime of Syrian President Bashar Assad to agree
It is more than a little ironic that the military violence that has scarred Iraq since 2003 is di
Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed a law establishing two Russian military bases in Syr
Recent weeks have proved momentous for the long-suffering populations of Iraq and Syria.