Articles by Oksana Antonenko



Russia Emerges as a Big Player in Asia-Pacific

Last weekend's Asian Security Summit Ч otherwise known as the Shangri-La Dialogue Ч brought together defense ministers and senior military officials from across the Asia-Pacific region. One interesting feature of this year's summit was the increasing visibility of Russia as a player in Asia's security architecture.

5 Ways to Bring NATO and Russia Together

On Friday in Lisbon, NATO will adopt a new strategic concept identifying its purpose and priorities for the decade ahead. The credibility of this exercise will be significantly boosted if a day later NATO and Russia can agree on a bilateral strategic concept of their own.

4 Things Worth Talking About

In the two years since the August 2008 war between Russia and Georgia, diplomatic relations between Moscow and Tbilisi have been absent. But Georgians and Russians still are talking on many political levels.