Russia as an international player

16-01-2015

While Russia's relations with the West have hit a new low as the Ukraine crisis unfolds, the impact on the country's standing in the rest of the world has been more limited. Accordingly, while some Russian activity in certain international fora has been scaled back, elsewhere it continues to play an active role, for example as a leading member of the UN and as an emerging development aid donor.

While Russia's relations with the West have hit a new low as the Ukraine crisis unfolds, the impact on the country's standing in the rest of the world has been more limited. Accordingly, while some Russian activity in certain international fora has been scaled back, elsewhere it continues to play an active role, for example as a leading member of the UN and as an emerging development aid donor.