Elkhan Nuriyev

Elkhan Nuriyev

Leipzig University

Elkhan Nuriyev is an Eastern Europe-Global Area (EEGA) fellow at Leipzig University. From 2019 to 2020, he was a Humboldt senior fellow at the Center for East European and International Studies (ZOiS) in Berlin. He is a global energy associate at the Brussels Energy Club and a senior expert on Russia, Eastern Europe and Central Asia at L&M Political Risk and Strategy Advisory in Vienna. Born in Azerbaijan, he is also a long-time expert member of the Partnership for Peace (PfP) Consortium’s Study Group on Regional Stability in the South Caucasus at the George C Marshall European Center for Security Studies in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany. He received his PhD in political science from the Russian Academy of Sciences in 1996.

Articles by Elkhan Nuriyev


China, Russia and the EU: Forging a Cooperative Relationship in the Eastern Partnership Region

Wednesday, September 16, 2020

Moscow is receptive to the Belt and Road Initiative because it promotes a multipolar world and bolsters China’s global stance in counterbalance to American hegemony