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Mar 14 2018

Nord Stream 2: commercial venture or political tool?

U.S. and European experts weighed the political and business implications of Nord Stream 2 at an Atlantic Council event in Washington on Monday, March 12.

Mar 09 2018

Prompt and coordinated action needed to fight disinformation, experts say

The Atlantic Council, a Washington-based think-tank, has presented a report outlining ways to counter disinformation.

Mar 07 2018

Growth unlikely in the weak Russian economy

On Tuesday, March 6, the Atlantic Council, a Washington-based think-tank, organized a panel discussion on the state of the Russian economy. Panelists discussed sanctions, a perceived brain drain and the absence of meaningful reforms in President Putin’s recent annual address.


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The dialogue between civil societies, intercultural communication and business contacts forms an essential bridge between Russia and Western countries. 

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