Understand how and why the shifting political landscape in the Middle East will impact the future of U.S.-Russian relations. New RD Brief explains the foreign policy issues that matter to Washington and Moscow.
“The Middle East: The New Great Game” is written by high-profile orientalist, Professor Vitaly Naumkin, Director of the Institute of Oriental Studies at the Russian Academy of Sciences. See Vitaly Naumkin speaking about the topic here.
Naumkin’s brief explains how and why Russia acts in the Middle East, what its overarching strategy is, and what role that creates for the U.S. to play in the region.