Adviser to the RISS Director Ilya Kravchenko took part in a roundtable discussion on the "Results of the midterm elections for the US Congress. Consequences for Russia and the world." The event was organized by the Institute of Contemporary International Studies of the Diplomatic Academy of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Russia. The vice-rector for scientific work of the Diplomatic Academy of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Russia, Oleg Karpovich, welcomed the participants.
The round table was also attended by: the Director of the Foreign Policy Planning Department of the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, A.Yu. Drobinin; a leading researcher at IMEMO RAS, D.V. Trenin; and the President of the Center for National Interests. D. Simes, Advisor to the Administration of the Diplomatic Academy of the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and A.M. Kramarenko, head of the Center for Internal Political Studies of the ISK RAS N.M. Travkina, director of the Foundation for the Study of the United States F.D. Roosevelt at Moscow State University M.V. Lomonosov, Yu.N. Rogulev, and a number of other scientists.