IISS Voices

Unintended Consequences - Putin's Eurasian Economic Union could inflame nationalism at home

Inclusive rhetoric calling for the creation of a Eurasian Economic Union (EEU) between Russia and its neighbours stands in stark contrast to rising xenophobia within Russia, intensified by increased migration from potential EEU member states.

ISIS: Shock & Awe

By Nigel Inkster, Director, Transnational Threats & Political Risk

For the First Time, Yerevan Rebukes Moscow

By John Drennan, Research Assistant and Programme Officer, Russia and Eurasia Programme