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Russia’s Forever President

By Dr. Jonathan Z. Ludwig SIA Senior Non-Resident Fellow Russia-Central Asia-US Member of the SIA Advisory Board Teaching Assistant Professor of Russian at Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK, USA It …read more

Putin and the Bolsheviks

Dr. Jonathan Z. Ludwig is Visiting Assistant Professor of Russian at Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK, USA and A member of the SIA Advisory Board Russian President Vladimir Putin is …read more

Upon Reflection (2 October-6 October)

Time to consider weekly global headlines in an ever-changing world Selected News Headlines for the Working Week 2 October-6 October 2017   For E.U., Catalonia Pits Democratic Rights Against Sovereignty …read more

SIA Blog (6 December)

Darkness before the dawn? The fall of Aleppo & a Russian/Iranian role in a possible peace settlement for Syria The end seems nigh for rebels holed up in the divided …read more

TURKISH COUP ATTEMPT

As the July 15-16 coup attempt in Turkey sputters to a halt, the triumphant forces of Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan begin to ‘cleanse’ the Turkish military and any suspected …read more