UkraineAlert by Diane FrancisSep 15, 2021
Vladimir Putin accused of weaponizing Russian gas
UkraineAlert by Diane Francis
With construction work on Russia’s controversial Nord Stream 2 pipeline now complete, critics say Moscow is weaponizing gas deliveries to Europe in a bid to speed up the lengthy certification process.
In the News by Atlantic CouncilJul 23, 2021
Kroenig and Ashford debate geopolitics and the Olympics
In the News by Atlantic Council
On July 23, Foreign Policy published a biweekly column featuring Scowcroft Center deputy director Matthew Kroenig and New American Engagement Initiative senior fellow Emma Ashford discussing the latest news in international affairs. In this column, they debate Olympic defection, the effectiveness of sanctions over the Nord Stream 2 pipeline, democratic backsliding in Tunisia, the prospects for a […]
Fast Thinking by Atlantic CouncilJul 21, 2021
FAST THINKING: Nord Stream 2 gets the green light
Fast Thinking by Atlantic Council
How will the United States and Germany balance business needs with security? And what price will Kyiv be forced to pay? We drilled down with our experts for answers.
UkraineAlert by Inna SovsunJul 10, 2021
Putin will use weaponized pipeline to blackmail Europe
UkraineAlert by Inna Sovsun
Vladimir Putin makes little secret of his plans to use the Nord Stream 2 pipeline as a geopolitical weapon, but will Western leaders act before the energy infrastructure project enters service in the coming months?
UkraineAlert by John LoughJul 9, 2021
Why Germany’s relationship with Putin’s Russia is a problem for Ukraine
UkraineAlert by John Lough
When Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy meets German Chancellor Angela Merkel on July 12, they will find plenty of common ground in their analysis of Russia and their difficult relationships with Vladimir Putin.