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.
On April 3, Akbarzhon Dzhalilov, a 22-year-old ethnic Uzbek from the city of Osh in southern Kyrg
Washington - Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu flew to Moscow to meet with Russian Presi
Russian military intervention in the Syrian conflict began in September 2015.
The North Atlantic Treaty Organisation — NATO — was formed in 1949 as a bulwark against Soviet e