16 Aug 2012
Election Reform in Pakistan
Author: International Crisis Group
International Crisis Group
This report argues that political stability in Pakistan will only be achieved after the country takes the historic step of staging a free and fair election that transfers power from one elected government to another.
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Russia’s Looming Crisis
Author: David Satter
Foreign Policy Research Institute (FPRI)
Russia faces a momentous political crisis. The abuses of the Putin regime are so fundamental that, without profound change, the protest movement is unlikely to be stopped.
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Civil-Security Relations in Medvedev's Russia
Author: Stephen J Blank, Thomas Gomart
Strategic Studies Institute of the US Army War College (SSI)
These papers present differing US and European assessments of the problems connected with civilian and democratic controls over the possessors of force in the Russian state and should stimulate further reflection upon these issues and those related t...
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20 Years Without the Berlin Wall: A Breakthrough to Freedom
Author: Natalia Bubnova, Sam Greene, Alexei Arbatov, Lilia Shevtsova, Andrei Ryabov, Maria Lipman, Nikolay Petrov, Alexey Malashenko, Peter Topychkanov, Dmitri Trenin
Carnegie Moscow Center
This book focuses on the outcome of transformation in Russia and other post-communist nations, comparing Russia’s experience with that of the Central and Eastern European states.
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