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  • On a Spring 2013 AFPC-sponsored delegation to China, former Under Secretary Paula Dobriansky and the AFPC delegates meet with Mr. Zhang Zhijun, Minister of the Taiwan Affairs Office.

  • Former Under Secretary of State Amb. Robert G. Joseph (2nd from right) delivers the keynote address at AFPC's annual missile defense conference held in the Capitol Visitors Complex.

  • AFPC Director of South Asia Programs Jeff M. Smith (left) poses with Congressman Randy Forbes (R-VA), after Smith testified before a joint committee hearing of the House Armed Services and Foreign Affairs Committees.

  • AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman testifies before the House Homeland Security Committee at a July 2013 hearing on Iran’s activities and objectives in Latin America.

  • Mr. Rajnath Singh, President of the BJP and Mr. Ananth Kumar, Chairman of External Affairs Committee in India's parliament attend a July 2013 AFPC-sponsored dinner.

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What Putin Is Costing Russia
By Ilan Berman
The Wall Street Journal
April 21, 2014

Just how much is Vladimir Putin's Ukrainian adventure actually costing Russia? Quite a lot, it turns out.


New statistics from the Central Bank of Russia indicate that almost $51 billion in capital exited the country in the first quarter of 2014. The exodus, says financial website, is largely the result of investor jitters over Russia's intervention in Ukraine and subsequent annexation of Crimea.

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Russia Reform Monitor - No. 1889 , April 22, 2014

Eurasia Security Watch - No. 315 , April 22, 2014

South Asia Security Monitor - No. 341 , April 21, 2014

Russia Reform Monitor - No. 1888 , April 18, 2014

Iran Democracy Monitor - No. 147 , April 17, 2014

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