The Foggy Future of One Region. Results of the Second Day of the Valdai Club…
The second day of the Valdai Club Middle East conference was no less intense than the first one. Participants in the four sessions discussed the fate of the Libyan people, the Kurdish issue, the role
Iran: Difficult Neighbor or an Essential Element of Regional Security?
The seventh session of the Valdai Club conference "Russia in the Middle East: Playing on all fields" was devoted to Iran's role in the region and difficulties to strengthen security in
Future of Libya Is in the Hands of the Libyans: Futility of the Outside…
The fate of Libya, which, according to Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, turned into a "black hole" after the overthrow of Muammar Gaddafi, was discussed during the fifth session of
Perception Paradoxes and Unnoticed Tragedies. Russia in the Middle East:…
The game on all fields - perhaps, this is the main meaning of the Valdai Club Middle East conference, which takes place  in Moscow on February 19-20. Famous politicians, diplomats,
New US Policy in the Middle East and Fate of the Israeli-Palestinian Peace…
The fourth session of the Valdai Club Middle East conference  was devoted to the prospects of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict settlement. Irina Zvyagelskaya, moderator of the session,
Yemen: Cessation of Armed Conflict as a Priority
The situation in Yemen, where the armed conflict led to disastrous humanitarian consequences, was the main issue at the third session of the Valdai Club Middle East conference.
Session 2. Syria: After War, Peace
The panelists emphasized, that the future of Syria should be determined by the citizens of the country. But they recognized that it is hardly possible without the support of the international
Working with All Parties Is the Constant Principle of Russian Diplomacy in the…
On February 19, 2018,  the conference of the Valdai Discussion Club and the Institute of Oriental Studies of the Russian Academy of Sciences was opened in Moscow, titled  Russia
Politicians and Experts from over 30 Countries to Attend Annual Valdai Club…
The annual Valdai Club Middle East Conference, to be attended by prominent politicians, diplomats, scholars and public figures from more than 30 countries, kicks off in Moscow on Monday, February 19.
Russia’s ‘High-Precision Policy’ in the Middle East Makes It an Increasingly…
On February 13, 2018, the Valdai Discussion Club held a briefing for journalists on the eve of its conference “Russia in the Middle East: Playing on All Fields”. The speakers –
Greater Eurasia: Common Space and Not a Choice Between Europe and Asia
The session of the Valdai Discussion Club, titled "Greater Eurasia: From Political Idea to Step-by-Step Implementation," was held in Moscow the framework of the Russian Business Week 2018.
Exclusive Rights for Jerusalem as a Threat to the Peace Process in the Middle…
On February 6, 2018, the Valdai Discussion Club held an expert discussion, titled " The Future of Jerusalem and Its Role in Solving the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict". The participants