Russia Remains An Unlikely Partner for France Against ISIS

French President François Hollande continues his diplomatic marathon this week in Paris, hosting the international COP21 climate conference.

Angela Stent on PBS NewsHour

On November 24, 2015, TA Senior Fellow Angela Stent discussed Turkey's shooting down of a Russian fighter jet on the Turkish-Syria border and its implications on the PBS NewsHour with Judy Woodruff and Nicholas Burns of Harvard University. The interview can be watched and read here.

Margarete Klein on Perspectives for NATO-Russia Relations

Stiftung Wissenschaft und Politik (SWP) published a November 2015 SWP Comments article on "Perspectives for NATO-Russia Relations" by Margarete Klein, Bosch Public Policy Fellow at the Transatlantic Academy as well as Senior Associate in SWP's Eastern Europe and Eurasia Division, with her SWP colleague Claudia Major, Senior Associate in the International Security Division.

Nelli Babayan in Open Democracy

On November 23, 2015, TA Fellow Nelli Babayan published a piece entitled "Truthiness in Russia," in Open Democracy. The full article can be found here.

Success in Ukraine Could Threaten Western Unity

By Andrew Moravcsik

WASHINGTON—Today’s headlines about Syria obscure a major triumph for Western policy. Ukraine seems to be heading toward an informal settlement largely on European and U.S. terms. Yet this success could threaten the very Western unity that brought it about.