TITLE

Global Insights: Russia, NATO and the Goldilocks Zone

AUTHOR(S)
Weitz, Richard
PUB. DATE
January 2014
SOURCE
World Politics Review (19446284);1/28/2014, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses Russia-North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) relations as of January 8, 2014. Particular focus is given to Russia-NATO cooperation in spheres such as counter-terrorism, nuclear arms control and the development of improvised explosive device (IED) detection technologies. Russia’s international influence as a permanent member of the United Nations (U.N.) Security Council, the Group of Eight (G8) and the Group of Twenty (G20) organizations is also discussed.
ACCESSION #
94144600

 

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