Europe and Eurasia
Moscow-initiated financial support for Athens could spell trouble for economic and political stability in Europe.
The international community must intervene to protect Crimean Tatars from further persecution under Russian rule.
Russian gas giant Gazprom faces a number of significant challenges from external factors and its own poor decisions.
The Ukraine crisis leaves Moldova vulnerable to a Crimea-style Russian intervention into Transnistria.
Alternative analysis suggests how European quest for energy security and economic growth might be mutually beneficial.