Eng During last 365 days Approved articles: 2075,   Articles in work: 296 Declined articles: 803 
Library

Back to contents

International relations
Reference:

The Role of E. Primakov in Russia's External Policy Through the Eyes of French Researchers
Trifonova Elizaveta Dmitrievna

senior researcher of the Department of Foreign Languages, Faculty of Humanities and Social Studies at Peoples' Friendship University of Russia

117198, Russia, g. Moscow, ul. Miklukho-Maklaya, 10 k.2, kab. 502

elizkin3@gmail.com

Abstract.

The subject of the research is the role of E. Primakov in Russia's external policy as viewed by French researchers. Trifonova analyzes Frency researchers' evaluations of E. Primakov's activity in late 90s and his influence on Russia's foreign policy in general. She focuses on monographs devoted to the newest period of Russia's history as well as researches of the foreign policy of the Russian Federation in late 1990s - early 2000s. The main research methods include historical, narrative, and comparative methods of historical research. The rationale of the research is caused by the fact that for the first time in the academic literature the author analyzes the views of French researchers on the foreign policy of the Russian Federation of late 1990s. Primakov is a famous scientist and politician who held different state positions, headed the Russia's Foreign Intelligence Service and being assigned for the position of the ministry of foreign affairs managed to fundamentally change the direction of external policy of Russia in early 1990s. E. Primakov managed to spin around the focus of Russia's foreign policy towards the East and post-Soviet countries. That was noted by French researchers, most of them believed E. Primakov to be one of the main makers of contemporary Russia's foreign policy. The main conclusion of the research is that E. Primakov's activity made a significant influence on Russia's foreign policy of late 1990s and development of this policy in recent years. 

Keywords: former Soviet republics, CIS, multipolarity, Russian Federation, French researchers, foreign policy, Middle East, NATO, ASEAN, West

DOI:

10.7256/2454-0641.2018.4.27962

Article was received:

09-11-2018


Review date:

10-11-2018


Publish date:

10-11-2018


This article written in Russian. You can find full text of article in Russian here .

References
1.
Gorokhov A. A. Evgenii Maksimovich Primakov o mnogopolyarnom mire KhKhI veka // Russkaya politologiya Russian Political Science. 2016. 1. S. 5-14.
2.
Evgenii Maksimovich Primakov [Elektronnyi resurs]. URL: https://www.imemo.ru/Primakov.html (data obrashcheniya: 30.10.2018)
3.
Leklerk A. Russkoe vliyanie v Azii. M: Al'pina Pablisher, 2014. 367 s.
4.
Carrère d'Encausse H. La Russie entre deux mondes. Paris: Fayard, 2010. 336 p.
5.
Gomart Th. Les conséquences du schisme russo-occidental. // Revue des deux mondes. 2015. P. 71-86
6.
Ibos-Hervé C. Les diplomates russes et la politique étrangère. // Les Etudes du CERI. 1997. 32. 36 p.
7.
Mandras M. La Russie en mal de politique étrangère. // Pouvoirs. 1999. 88. P. 107-120
8.
Rey M.-P. La Russie et lEurope Occidentale: retour sur une relation complexe. // Note de lObservatoire franco-russe. 2015. 10. 24 p.
9.
Romer J.-Ch. La politique étrangère russe sous Boris Eltsine. // Annuaire français de relations internationals. Bruxelles: Bruylant, 2001. V. II. P. 49-62
10.
Rucker L. La politique étrangère russe. A l'Ouest, du nouveau! // Le courrier des pays de l'Est. 2003. 1038. P. 24-41
11.
Teurtrie D. Géopolitique de la Russie. Intégration régionale, enjeux énergétiques, influence culturelle. Paris: l'Harmattan, 2010. 337 p.
12.
Therme C. La puissance russe au Moyen-Orient: Retour ou déclin inéluctable? // Etudes de l'IRSEM. 2014. 33. 57 p.
13.
Thom Fr. La politique étrangère de la Russie post-communiste. // Histoire & Liberté. La Russie nouvelle: 20 ans après l'effondrement de l'URSS. 2012. 47. P. 103-116
14.
Thom Fr. Une politique étrangère déterminée par les dynamiques internes // Boulevard Exterieur. 2012. [Elektronnyi resurs]. URL: http://www.boulevard-exterieur.com/print.php?rubrique=1&ssCat=&id=1839&PHPSESSID=496558d1fdf3 cf2647f591068fd1ae33 (data obrashcheniya: 26.02.2013).