Russia in 2015: Putin seeks Asian escape from European chill

Elizabeth Wishnick

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Russia's cooperative approach to Asia contrasts with its assertiveness in Europe and the Middle East, though the Russian military also has made provocative maneuvers near Japan and US Pacific bases. Ukraine may be far from the Asia-Pacific, but the Ukrainian conflict also casts a shadow on Russia's Asia policy.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)47-56
Number of pages10
JournalAsian Survey
Issue number1
StatePublished - 2016


  • China
  • Diplomacy
  • Military
  • Russia
  • Ukraine


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