Alain Deletroz


Executive in Residence, Geneva Centre for Security Policy (GCSP)

Previous positions: Senior Associate Fellow, FRIDE.

 Vice President (Europe), International Crisis Group. Vice-President (Operations and Administration), International Crisis Group (2002-2005); Director, Open Society Institute in Tashkent (1998-2001); Delegate of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) in Moscow (1994-1998). Research interests: European policy, the EU, its member states and Russia. Authored and edited several books including a monograph on Carabaya province (Peru), a guide to Quecha grammar and several Russian textbooks.


Political Prestige of President Putin and Sochi Outcome
The Games are a good opportunity for Russian human rights defenders or local ecological NGOs to get their voice heard internationally, but they are not a frame for states to pressure Russia. It will

Alain Deletroz
Will Relations Between Georgia and Russia Improve?
President Putin has shown very clearly that he does not want to see any country he considers a Russian sphere of influence to be engaged in any solid relationship with the European Union and even less

Alain Deletroz
Foreign and Domestic Risks for Russia
The key foreign risk for Russia is the so-called "parting" with Europe. Currently, Europe and Russia cannot find common ground even on mutually beneficial issues. The key domestic risk is

Alain Deletroz


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