Articles by Matthew Rojansky



Moldova's Moment

When Vice President Joe Biden arrives in Chisinau on Friday, he will be the highest-level U.S. official to set foot in Moldova in its nearly 20 years. Biden's visit can send a strong message of support for Moldova's economic and democratic development and European ambitions.

Lots of Russia Items on U.S. Congress Agenda

When U.S. voters overwhelmingly cast their ballots Tuesday in favor of a divided government, they did so largely on the basis of domestic issues, such as the economy, taxes and health care reform. But their votes will also have a significant impact on international relations, particularly related to Russia.

Thawing the Frozen Conflict in Transdnestr

Russia has a potentially positive role in the conflict between Moldova and its breakaway region of Transdnestr. This means that there is an opportunity to resolve a conflict that has implications for Russia, Europe and the United States.

A Historic Chance to Strengthen Relations