Mark Galeotti

Business 3 weeks ago

The Importance of Russia’s Unimportant Prime Minister (Op-ed)

The Importance of Russia’s Unimportant Prime Minister (Op-ed)

Business 3 weeks ago

Elections in 2018 are unlikely to result in a new Russian president, but they could see a new prime minister appointed

News 1 month ago

Why Ksenia Sobchak Is Running for President (Op-ed)

Why Ksenia Sobchak Is Running for President (Op-ed)

News 1 month ago

Mark Galeotti explains how Sobchak's campaign can reshape the Russian presidential election landscape.

Opinion 2 months ago

Fake Terrorism Is a Real Threat to the Kremlin (Op-ed)

Fake Terrorism Is a Real Threat to the Kremlin (Op-ed)

Opinion 2 months ago

Putin is seen as Russia’s defender. But can he protect his reputation against a string of bomb hoaxes?

Opinion 3 months ago

Why Moscow's Municipal Elections Matter (Video)

Why Moscow's Municipal Elections Matter (Video)

Opinion 3 months ago

Mark Galeotti explains why even a small Russian election may have important consequences

Opinion 4 months ago

Stop Hyping Trump's Links to the Russian Mob (Op-ed)

Stop Hyping Trump's Links to the Russian Mob (Op-ed)

Opinion 4 months ago

Anyone investing in Russia is probably dealing with grubby money.

News 5 months ago

Reasons to Be Cheerful, 1, 2, 3: What Lies Ahead for Russian Politics

Reasons to Be Cheerful, 1, 2, 3: What Lies Ahead for Russian Politics

News 5 months ago

The Moscow Times' long-time columnist takes a look into the crystal ball of Russia’s political future.

Opinion 5 months ago

It’s the Russians Wot Done It (Op-ed)

It’s the Russians Wot Done It (Op-ed)

Opinion 5 months ago

BuzzFeed's investigation plays into a dominant narrative within the West where "Russia is to blame."

Opinion 6 months ago

Why Russia and the West Should Fight Terrorism Together (Op-ed)

Why Russia and the West Should Fight Terrorism Together (Op-ed)

Opinion 6 months ago

By coordinating with Russia over terrorism, the West can be looking ahead to a Russia after Putin.

News 8 months ago

Terror in Russia and the West: A Need for Compassion

Terror in Russia and the West: A Need for Compassion

News 8 months ago

Feed the Kremlin love, feed the Kremlin so much love it chokes. Do it either because it is right or do it because it is smart, but do it either way.

News 8 months ago

Voronenkov's Murder: Russia Will Regret Turning to the ‘Dark Side’

Voronenkov's Murder: Russia Will Regret Turning to the ‘Dark Side’

News 8 months ago

The shocking assassination of Russian politician-turned-pariah Denis Voronenkov last week has sharpened fears among the Russian diaspora of Moscow’s inclination toward vendetta.