Lawrence J. Korb

Articles by Lawrence J. Korb

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.

6 August 2013
AmericasMiddle East

All in moderation: The US, Iran, and the way forward

Matthew DussLawrence J. Korb

Is the United States part of the problem or part of the solution in ending the standoff over Iran’s nuclear program?