Angela Stent

Director of the Center for Eurasian, Russian and East European Studies at Georgetown University

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A new U.S.

How will Biden handle Russia? US report shows Putin authorized interference in 2020 election

A new U.S.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Republican U.S. Senator Mitt Romney says President Trump’s withdrawal of soldiers protecting the Kurds violated “American honor.”

Trump’s Turkey debacle

Republican U.S. Senator Mitt Romney says President Trump’s withdrawal of soldiers protecting the Kurds violated “American honor.”

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Syria's civil war has dragged on for five years, killing hundreds of thousands and turning millions more into refugees.

The Struggle for Peace in a Polarized World

Syria's civil war has dragged on for five years, killing hundreds of thousands and turning millions more into refugees.

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A special LRC to mark the end of 2021 and Josh’s run as host.

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