Contributors
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Boris Kagarlitsky
Director of the Institute of Globalization and Social Movements (IGSO) in Moscow
Wassim Kalaajieh
Coordinates the work of the forum "Al-Wasatiya (Moderation) Lebanon"
Arnaud Kalika
Expert on international security issues at Meridiam
Hasan Kanbolat
Director of the Ankara-based Center for Middle Eastern Strategic Studies (ORSAM)
Pavel Kandel
Senior Scientific Associate, Institute of Europe, Russian Academy of Sciences
Boris Kapustin
Professor, National Research University Higher School of Economics
Sergei Karaganov
Dean of the School of World Economics and International Relations at the National Research University Higher School of Economics; Honorary Chairman of the Presidium of the Council on Foreign and Defense Policy
Emmanuel Karagiannis
Senior Lecturer, Department of Defence Studies, King's College London; Research Affiliate, National Consortium for the Studies of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism, University of Maryland
Jahangir Karami
Assistant professor, faculty of World Studies, Department of Russian Studies, University of Tehran, Iran
Tatiana Karasova
PhD in History, Head of the Russian Academy of Sciences' Oriental Studies Institute Department for the Study of Israel and Jewish Communities
Marina Kargalova
Doctor of Science (History), Chief Research Associate of the Institute of Europe, Russian Academy of Sciences, Head of the Center for Social Development Problems of Europe
Yerlan Karin
Chairman of the Board of JSC Republican Television and Radio Corporation Kazakhstan
Andrey Karneev
Deputy Director of Institute of Asian and African Studies of M.V. Lomonosov Moscow State University
Vasily Kashin
Senior Research Fellow at the Moscow-based Center for Analysis of Strategies and Technologies. He holds a Doctorate in Political Science
Alexey Kasprzhak
Director, Artek International Children’s Center
Mark N. Katz
Professor in the George Mason University Schar School of Policy and Government, and a visiting scholar at the Arab Gulf States Institute in Washington
Andrey Kazantsev
PhD, Dr.Sc., Director of the Analytical Center of Institute for International Studies, MGIMO, Russia
Daria Kazarinova
Associate Professor (PhD) at the department of comparative politics of People's Friendship University of Russia (RUDN)
Alexej Kelin
Member of the Board, “Russian tradition” Society; member, editorial corporate staff, Russkoe Slovo journal; member, grant committee of the Czech Republic; member, NTS management committee; member of the Board, Czech/Moravian Slavonic association
Bridget Kendall
Diplomatic correspondent, BBC; Presenter, World Service programme The Forum
Vitaliy Keondjan
Professor, Dr. Sci. in Physics and Mathematics, Academician of the Russian Academy of Natural Sciences and the New York Academy of Sciences
Damir Khairetdinov
Rector of Moscow Islamic University
Anton Khlopkov
Director of the Center for Energy and Security Studies (CENESS)
Alexander Khramchikhin
Deputy Director, Institute for Political and Military Analysis
Davud Kiani
Deputy Head of the Institute for Iranian and Eurasian Studies (IRAS)
Tomoo Kikuchi
Senior Research Fellow, Centre on Asia and Globalisation, Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, National University of Singapore
Ye Eun Kim
Asan Academy Fellow at Hudson Institute
Anna Kireeva
Associate Professor at the Department of Asian and African Studies, MGIMO University
Dmitry Kiselev
Director General, Rossiya Segodnya International Information Agency
Valery Kistanov
D.Sc. in History and Ph.D. in Economics, is head of the Center for Japanese Studies at the Institute of Far Eastern Studies of the Russian Academy of Sciences
Václav Klaus
Václav Klaus is a Czech economist and politician who served as the second President of the Czech Republic from 2003 to 2013
Andrey Klepach
Vnesheconombank Deputy Chairman (Chief Economist) — Member of the Board
Andrey Klimov
Deputy of the State Duma of the Russian Federation, Co-chairman of the EU-Russia Parliamentary Cooperation Committee
Alexander Knyazev
Senior Research Fellow of the Institute of Oriental Studies, Russian Academy of Sciences
Kazushige Kobayashi
Doctoral candidate in International Relations and Political Science at the Graduate Institute (Geneva), visiting research fellow at the Russian International Affairs Council (RIAC)
Bassma Kodmani
Bassma Kodmani is a co-founder of the Arab Reform Initiative and serves as its Executive Director since 2005
Michael Kofman
Senior Research Scientist at Center for Naval Analyses; Fellow at the Kennan Institute, Woodrow Wilson International Center in Washington
Andrei Kokoshin
Dean of the World Politics Department of Lomonosov Moscow State University, RAS Full Member, RIAC Member
Kirill Koktysh
Political analyst, associate professor of MGIMO
Ekaterina Koldunova
Associate Professor, Department of Asian and African Studies, Deputy Dean, School of Political Affairs, Moscow State Institute of International Relations (University), the MFA of Russia
Alexander Kondakov
Researcher, Centre for Independent Social Research, Saint-Petersburg, Head of the Department for Work with Students, Saint-Petersburg Institute for International Economical Relations, Economics, and Law
Srikanth Kondapalli
Chairman and Professor in Chinese Studies at the Centre for East Asian Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University
Natalia Kondratyeva
Candidate of Sciences (PhD) in International Economics, Associate Professor at the Moscow-based Higher School of Economics
Alexander Konkov
Head of the Division for International Peer Review at the Analytical Center for the Government of the Russian Federation and Visiting Lecturer at Moscow State University
Ivan Konovalov
Director of the Center for Strategic Trends Studies
Alexei Konovalov
Head of the World Ocean Center at the State Research Institution “Council for the Study of the Productive Forces” (SOPS), Ministry of Economic Development of the Russian Federation and Russian Academy of Sciences, and the Section for Public–Private Partnership Issues at the Science-Expert Council of the Government’s Marine Board, Candidate of Sciences
Dimitris Konstantakopoulos
Well-known political analyst and former activist of the “SYRIZA” party
Dmitry Konukhov
Research Associate of the Moscow-based Center for Energy and Security Studies (CENESS)
Valery Konyshev
Professor, Department of International Relations, School of International Relations, St. Petersburg State University
Yevgeny Kopatko
Sociologist and Research&Branding Group cofounder
Evgeny Korendyasov
PhD, Head of Center for Russian-African Relations Studies at RAS Institute for African Studies
Francis Kornegay
Senior Fellow, Institute for Global Dialogue, University of South Africa
Andrei Korobkov
Professor of political science at the Middle Tennessee State University
Andrey Kortunov
Director General of the Russian International Affairs Council (RIAC)
Grigory Kosach
Professor of the Chair of Modern East Department of History, Political Science and Law in RSUH
Konstantin Kosachev
Head of the Federal Agency for CIS Countries and International Humanitarian Cooperation
Dmitri Kosyrev
Russian News & Information Agency RIA Novosti Political Columnist, TV and radio commen­tator; Asian expert
Tatyana Koval
Deputy Head of Ibero-American Department, Faculty of World Economy and International Affairs, Centre for Comprehensive European and International Studies of at the National Research University – Higher School of Economics
Ivan Krastev
Chairman, Centre for Liberal Strategies, Sofia
Viktor Kremenyuk
Deputy Director of the Institute for US and Canadian Studies
Reinhard Krumm
Head, Regional Office for Cooperation and Peace in Europe (Vienna), Friedrich Ebert Foundation


Yury Krupnov
Head of the Development Movement and chairman of the Supervisory Council of the Institute for Demography, Migration and Regional Development
Olga Kryshtanovskaya
Doctor of Social Science, Director General of the Institute of Applied Politics
Andrew Kuchins
Senior Fellow and Research Professor at the Center for Eurasian, Russian, and East European Studies (CERES), School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University

Ulrich Kühn
Senior Research Associate at the Vienna Center for Disarmament and Non-Proliferation (VCDNP) and a Nonresident Scholar with the Nuclear Policy Program, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
Olga Kulkova
Research Fellow at the Centre for Studies of Russian-African Relations and Foreign policy of African countries, Institute for African Studies, Russian Academy of Sciences
P.R. Kumaraswamy
Professor at the School of International Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi
Gürkan Kumbaroğlu
Professor of Industrial Engineering at Boğaziçi University in Istanbul, Turkey, Founding Director and Chairman of the Board of the Energy Policy Research Center at Boğaziçi University
Clifford Kupchan
Chairman and Practice Head, Eurasia Group
Alexei Kupriyanov
Ph.D. (Hist.), Researcher of the Sector of International Organizations and Global Political Regulation of the Department of International Political Problems, IMEMO RAS
Ruslan Kurbanov
Director of the Altair Foundation for Support of Humanitarian Initiatives and senior researcher at the Institute of Oriental Studies
Çağlar Kurç
Visiting research scholar at the Arnold A. Saltzman Institute of War and Peace Studies
Daniel Kurtzer
S. Daniel Abraham Professor of Middle East Policy Studies at Princeton University’s Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs
Julia Kusznir
Postdoctoral Research Assistant in the Field of Energy and Environmental Politics, Jacobs University, Bremen, Associate researcher at Bremer Energie Institut, Germany
Aleksei Kuznetsov
Senior economist at the Eurasian Development Bank (EDB)
Vasily Kuznetsov
Director of the Center for Arab and Islamic Studies, Institute of Oriental Studies at the Russian Academy of Sciences