Fyodor Lukyanov

Russian Federation

Academic director of the Valdai Discussion Club, Chairman, Council on Foreign and Defense Policy, Editor-in-Chief, Russia in Global Affairs journal.

Previous positions: editor, then senior editor, Department for Broadcasting to Northern Europe, International Radio Moscow (Voice of Russia, 1990–1993); correspondent, international desk, Segodnya newspaper (1994–1997); editor, international desk, Vremya MN newspaper (1997–2000); editor, international desk and deputy Editor-in-Chief of Vremya Novostei newspaper (2000–2002).

Materials

Expulsion of Russian diplomats Is an Act of Cold War
30.12.2016
The expulsion of the Russian diplomats is an obvious act of the Cold War. When Obama already feels neither here nor there, he shows his true attitude towards Russia and Vladimir Putin.

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Russia’s New Foreign Policy Concept: We Need Friends, Not Enemies
08.12.2016
“Unlike some of our colleagues abroad, who consider Russia an adversary, we do not seek and never have sought enemies. We need friends. But we will not allow our interests to be infringed upon or
Contours of the Future: As Long as We Can See the Light
26.10.2016
The phenomenon of so-called populists, Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders in the US, Euro-skeptics, the left-wing and right-wing radicals in Europe, indicates that the citizens no longer understand where

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End of G8 Era: Russia Does Not Need Western Hierarchy
12.04.2016
Trying to use the re-establishment of G8 as an instrument of pressure on Russia is meaningless. What role Russia will play there? No one understands.

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Georgy Mirsky Has Passed Away
26.01.2016
Georgy Mirsky has passed away - an outstanding orientalist, expert of great knowledge and experience, who always combined high academic professionalism and adherence to principles, a strong civic
The Goal Is to Streamline Chaos and Rationalize Diversity
20.01.2016
The new emerging world rejects unification, generally accepted views and universal values. Competition has spread to the level of values, but it’s not a competition for the best set of values, but

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2016 Trends
11.01.2016
Valdai Discussion Club studies in 2016

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Nobel as a Barometer
10.12.2015
It’s easy to criticize the Nobel Peace Prize, for incontestable decisions are few and far between in its history. This prize is a political barometer and an indicator of the state of affairs in the

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What Does Asia Want?
25.11.2015
Valdai Club experts will discuss in Indonesia what Russia could undertake in Asia.

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Paris Events Will Further Tighten the Middle East Knot
15.11.2015
The attacks will almost inevitably lead to an escalation of war in Iraq and Syria, as well as to changes in the balance of forces in the Middle East as a whole.

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Poland and European Symbolism
29.10.2015
Poland’s right-wing traditionalist shift means more than just a change of power in the country. The EU is facing serious systemic challenges.

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Valdai 2015: The Environment For Dialogue Has Changed
15.10.2015
The 12th annual meeting of the Valdai Discussion Club, which will be held in Sochi on October 19-22, will focus on adjusting the rules of the game to the new balance of forces in the world and on

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