Russia Reform Monitor

The American Foreign Policy Council's Review of Russian Goverment Actions and U.S. Policy

Russia Reform Monitor

Russia Reform Monitor No. 2495

November 15, 2021 Ilan I. Berman, Kate Flaherty

The curious case of Kirill Zhalo;
Moscow businesses struggle with lockdown closures;
Russia says U.S. presence in Black Sea provocative;
Russia plows ahead with submarine modernization;
"Non-working days" extended in five Russian regions;
Polish PM accuses Putin of masterminding migrant crisis

Russia Reform Monitor No. 2494

October 25, 2021 Ilan I. Berman, Kate Flaherty

After September's vote, fissures in the Russian opposition;
Russia freezes diplomatic ties to NATO;
Moscow heads toward partial lockdown;
The Kremlin holds Afghan stability talks;
Communist Party's first electoral lawsuit shot down;
Russia fears a strong Ukraine

Russia Reform Monitor No. 2491

October 11, 2021 Ilan I. Berman, Kate Flaherty

Activist exposes prison torture;
The Kremlin and Russia's carbon footprint;
Russian diplomats in the U.S. threatened with expulsion;
Deterring Russia: The view from Warsaw;
Russia's dangerous energy leverage over Europe