FIIA Comment

FIIA Comment 17 (2017)   

Russian foreign policy:
the art of avoiding choices is in high demand

Published 21.8.2017

Arkady Moshes
Finnish Institute of International Affairs

Download PDF (42 Kb)

Vladimir Putin’s re-election campaign may not be comfortable about addressing Russia’s foreign policy situation. Skirting the issue would, however, shift the debate towards domestic issues, where making promises is even harder.