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Sasha Shapiro · October, 2016

Ph.D candidate at University of Virginia, currently based in Berlin. I write about the Russian web, culture, history and politics.

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Latest posts by Sasha Shapiro from October, 2016

9 October 2016

Hibernating Bears and Iced Bilateral Cooperation: the New US-Russian Relationship

RuNet Echo

Phony proverbs and escalated saber rattling are setting the tone for dangerous new tensions between Russia and the United States.