Articles by Peter Lavelle



Chechnya's Revival

Over the past few days and weeks, there have been a series of militant attacks in Chechnya. This made news, and this is as it should be.

Bush Coming to Sochi With Hat in Hand

U.S. President George W. Bush will meet President Vladimir Putin for the last time in Sochi this weekend. The agenda is full of contentious issues -- Kosovo, anti-missile defense, NATO expansion and the state of Russian-U.S. relations. As the presidents bid their farewells, it is worth reflecting on the relationship.

Christmas Dinner Chez Putin

With the year coming to an end, it is a good time to take stock. 2001 has been a good year for Russia.