Maxwell Kushnir is a second-year student at the University of Edinburgh studying International Relations. He plans to specialize in Eurasian diplomacy or Middle East counterterrorism. In 2017, he will be studying abroad at the Higher School of Economics in Moscow. After graduation, he would like to work for the United States Department of State.
Europe’s ballistic missile defence shield originally intended to improve continental security could actually create the opposite effect – it could provoke Russia to respond with a similar move heightening the risk of a military confrontationRead more