There exist accidental but distinct parallels between the national policies of Putin and Trump.
October 25 marks a century since the Bolshevik Revolution in Russia. Many modern political problems in Russia are being fought over the fault lines of that upheaval.
Is a new challenge to the West taking shape in Eurasia?
There is the Ronald Reagan path, and there is the Barack Obama path. Which will our new president choose?
Over the past few years, there has been a significant increase in the popularity rating of President Vladimir Putin among Russians, his approval rate reaching 89%, which is an absolute record for contemporary Russia.