Katherine Blakeley

Articles by Katherine Blakeley

9 December 2014
AmericasEurope/Russia

Russia’s latest provocations: Business as usual?

Lawrence J. KorbKatherine Blakeley

To see recent Russian behavior as coming from President Putin’s worldview alone would be a mistake. Russia’s revanchist tendencies are unlikely to disappear suddenly. The more important test is how the United States and its European allies respond to what may be an enduring fracture in Europe. 

6 March 2014
Europe/Russia

Putin’s folly in Ukraine

Lawrence J. KorbKatherine Blakeley

How Putin has undermined Russian interests with his actions in Ukraine, and why the United States needs to help Russia find a face-saving way to withdraw its forces from Crimea.