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There are 13 item(s) tagged with the keyword "diplomacy".

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1. Chinese Arbitration?

China's UN representative has suggested that Beijing could perhaps mediate a peace deal between Kiev and Moscow.

Tags: international relations, diplomacy, war in ukraine
2. Referendum Redux

The governments of the Ukrainian separatist LPR and DPR are calling for referendums on joining Russia – a callback to 2014 Crimea.

Tags: diplomacy, Donetsk, Luhansk, referendum, war in ukraine
3. Bully Diplomat

“My country is being bombarded, tens of thousands of people are dying in the bloody war of conquest that Russia has unleashed. If I make demands out loud, I can achieve more for Ukraine than writing diplomatic cables that often go unanswered. This is a matter of life and death, and every day matters."

–  Ukrainian Ambassador to Germany Andriy Melnyk
Tags: international relations, diplomacy, germany, war in ukraine
4. The Forgotten Journey of the Frigate Pallada

An often-overlooked high-seas tale of swashbuckling adventure, empire, and exchange between Russia and Japan.

Tags: international relations, diplomacy, trade, colonization, ships, exploration, navy, Japan
5. Think Before You Post

The head of Russia's space agency was blocked on Facebook after commenting on a post in support of Navalny.

Tags: Internet, diplomacy, navalny, space, Roscosmos
6. Troppau Protocol Signed

As Europe boiled and revolutions fomented, the rulers of Russia, Austria, and Prussia granted themselves the authority to invade other countries in order to maintain calm and protect the power of the ruling monarchs.

Tags: alexander i, tsarism, diplomacy
7. Can't Mask This

“If the government thinks that it [wearing masks] is necessary, it should provide them free of charge, just like shoe covers are provided free of charge in medical organizations.”

– Alexander Saversky, President of the Russian organization League of Patients' Defenders, who started a petition against wearing masks
Tags: diplomacy, austria, coronavirus
8. Celebrate Life

In these difficult times, let’s celebrate life. Specifically, five Russians (from a diplomat to an conductor to an activist) who happen to share today, June 4, as their birthday.

 

Tags: crimean war, diplomacy, stalingrad
9. The Sixth Minister

From the diaries of the US Minister to Russia, George Washington Campbell, 200 years ago.

Tags: us-russian relations, st. petersburg, diplomacy
10. Full Interview with Zakharova

Maria Zakharova, director of the Russian Foreign Ministry's Information and Press Department, sits down to talk with Russian Life about what it means to be a woman in a position of influence.

Tags: international women's day, diplomacy, women

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