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Analysis and Commentary

Russian Escalation Imminent As Merkel Plays The Peace Card For Putin

by Paul R. Gregoryvia
Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Germany’s Angela Merkel has the reputation of a level-headed pragmatist, who grew up under communism, and understands Putin’s KGB Weltanschauung

Kiev, Ukraine
Analysis and Commentary

Putin's Failing Ukraine Scorecard

by Paul R. Gregoryvia
Friday, July 11, 2014

Press and diplomatic observers appear to have reached a consensus that Vladimir Putin has brilliantly outmaneuvered Europe and the United States with his New Type of War – a mix of masked military aggression, proxy fighters, bluffing with troop maneuvers, intensive propaganda, and the use of human shields. This consensus is wrong.

Moscow, Russia
Analysis and Commentary

Russian Separatists Trick Journalists And Mothers Into The Line Of Fire

by Paul R. Gregoryvia
Thursday, July 3, 2014

News services throughout the world carried dramatic video of a mortally wounded Channel One Russian journalist lying on the floor of a minibus as those around him sought in vain to save his life.

The Putinist Manifesto

by Tod Lindbergvia Hoover Digest
Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Putin did America a favor: he cleared up any doubt about whether Russia is a constructive partner. (It isn’t.)

Czar Vladimir?

by Mark Harrisonvia Hoover Digest
Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Does Vladimir Putin want to be king—or emperor? The second ambition is more dangerous.

Steady Hands

by George P. Shultz, Sam Nunnvia Hoover Digest
Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Nurture a free, independent Ukraine but engage with Russia—America can, and must, do both.

Lead from the Front

by Condoleezza Ricevia Hoover Digest
Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Under the Obama administration, the United States looks weak and hesitant. Russia noticed.

A Tragic New Era

by Michael McFaulvia Hoover Digest
Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Russia once again tramples democratic values and defies the world. Yet Putin has neither allies nor any appeal outside Russia itself. This autocracy too shall pass.

Analysis and Commentary

Putin Plays Peacemaker, But His Act Is Getting Old

by Paul R. Gregoryvia Forbes
Monday, June 23, 2014

Ukraine’s president, Petro Poroshenko, released his fourteen-point peace plan on Saturday, June 21. In his address to the nation, Poroshenko did not mention Russia until the very end, when he stated that “President of Russia Vladimir Putin also positively evaluated the decision of Ukraine to cease fire and supported concrete steps of my peaceful plan on the settlement of the situation in Donbas.”

Protesters during the Ukraine crisis

Paul Gregory on the John Batchelor Show (19:09)

interview with Paul R. Gregoryvia John Batchelor Show
Wednesday, June 18, 2014

Hoover Research fellow Paul Gregory discussed Ukraine on the John Batchelor Show.