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Franziska Smolnik (ed.)

China’s „Belt and Road“ Initiative and the South Caucasus

Special Editor: Franziska Smolnik, with articles by Mariam Zabakhidze, Irakli Gabriadze, Rezo Beradze, Giorgi Khishtovani (Tbilisi); Evelina Gambino (London); Susanne Fehlings (Frankfurt am Main)

in: Caucasus Analytical Digest. Nr. 111, Ocotober 2019
Fabian Burkhardt

The “2024 Putin transit” and Russia’s political future

in: Atlantic Community, August 2019
Belinda Nüssel

"Smolensk-Religion“ oder der Kampf um die Wahrheit“?

(Re-)Konstruktion des politischen Diskurses um den Flugzeugabsturz von Smolensk 2011 – 2017 – eine wissenssoziologische Betrachtung.

Arbeitspapiere des Osteuropa-Instituts (Abteilung Soziologie), 3/2019, Freie Universität Berlin 2019
William Dudley

Ukraine’s Decentralization Reform

Research Division Eastern Europe/ Eurasia, Working Paper 2019/No. 1, May 2019, 34 pages
Fabian Burkhardt

Proteste in Russland: »Wir erleben keinen Moskauer Frühling«

Die Freilassung des Journalisten Golunow sei kein Grund zur Hoffnung, sagt Russland-Kenner Burkhardt: Putin habe eine einfache Kosten-Nutzen-Rechnung gemacht.

Interview von Raphael Rauch, in: ZDFheute, 12.06.2019 (online)
Moritz Pieper

The Linchpin of Eurasia: Kazakhstan and the Eurasian Economic Union between Russia’s defensive regionalism and China’s new Silk Roads

in: ‘Five Years after Maidan: Toward a Greater Eurasia?’, joint LSE Ideas, COMPASS/UPTAKE report, Mai 2019, pages 39-43
Andrea Schmitz

Kazakhstan will continue to 'tiptoe' around China

Nursultan Nazarbayev shocked Kazakhstan on Tuesday with his resignation after nearly three decades in power. Central Asia expert Andrea Schmitz explains what the move could mean for Kazakh-China ties.

in: Deutsche Welle, Interview by Nicole Ng, 21.03.2019
Moritz Pieper

‘Rising Power’ Status and the Evolution of International Order: Conceptualising Russia’s Syria Policies

in: Europe-Asia Studies, 71:3, pp. 365-387


Moritz Pieper

China’s Silk Road is laying ground for a new Eurasian order

in: The Conversation, 9. November 2018 (online)
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SWP Comments

Fabian Burkhardt
Russia’s “Passportisation” of the Donbas

The Mass Naturalisation of Ukrainians Is More Than a Foreign Policy Tool

Muriel Asseburg, Hamidreza Azizi, Galip Dalay, Moritz Pieper
The Covid-19 Pandemic and Conflict Dynamics in Syria

Neither a Turning Point Nor an Overall Determinant

SWP Research Papers

Andrea Schmitz
Uzbekistan’s Transformation

Strategies and Perspectives

Franziska Smolnik
Cooperation, Trust, Security?

The Potential and Limits of the OSCE’s Economic and Environmental Dimension