Russian Political, Economic, and Security Issues and U.S. Interests Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Russian Political, Economic, and Security Issues and U.S. Interests

Creator

  • Author: Nichol, Jim
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Specialist in Russian and Eurasian Affairs

Publisher

  • Name: Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service.
    Place of Publication: Washington D.C.

Date

  • Creation: 2012-02-10

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: This report discusses the current political and economic conditions in Russia, focusing on the impact of Vladimir Putin's leadership and the leadership of his successor/protégé, Dmitriy Medvedev, both of which have steered Russia away from progress toward democratization. The report also discusses the state of the economy since the Soviet collapse in 1999, how the recent global economic downturn has affected Russia, the state of Russia's military, and the current relationship between Russia and the United States.
  • Physical Description: 70 pages.

Subject

  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Foreign policy
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Foreign relations -- U.S. -- Russia
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Foreign relations -- Russia -- U.S.
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Politics and government
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Politics and government -- Russia

Primary Source

  • Item is not a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Place Name: Russia

Collection

  • Name: Congressional Research Service Reports
    Code: CRSR

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Report

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • CRS Report Number: RL33407
  • Accession or Local Control No: RL33407_2012Feb10
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc94032