Central Eastern Europe Innovators Summit

Central Eastern Europe Innovators Summit

THE WARSAW INSTITUTE REVIEW Date: 31 March 2017    Author: Paweł Szefernaker Central Eastern Europe Innovators Summit The Polish economy, destroyed by communism, for years did not have suitable conditions to function on the basis of its own technology. Today, thanks...
GRU Conspiracy in Montenegro

GRU Conspiracy in Montenegro

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 26 March 2017 GRU Conspiracy in Montenegro One of chief suspects in the attempted coup d’etat in Montenegro, a Serbian nationalist Aleksandar Sindjelic, admitted that he had been recruited by Eduard Shishmakov, an agent for GRU military...
Minor Cuts in Defense Spending

Minor Cuts in Defense Spending

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 26 March 2017 Minor Cuts in Defense Spending Defense spending in Russia has decreased, not increased, for the first time in almost a decade. Russian government announced the decrease in defense spending in its draft budget for 2017, 2018 and 2019,...
Corruption, a Witness, and Murder in a Prison Cell

Corruption, a Witness, and Murder in a Prison Cell

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 24 March 2017 Corruption, a Witness, and Murder in a Prison Cell Vladimir Yevdokimov was one of many Russian officials awaiting a trial in prison. His testimony could sink some high-ranking people, and the revealed corruption scheme may extend to...
An Assassination in Kiev

An Assassination in Kiev

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 24 March 2017 An Assassination in Kiev An ex-member of the Russian State Duma, Denis Voronenkov, was shot dead on 23 March, when accompanied by his bodyguard he was heading to the Premier Palace Hotel. A spokesman for the Ministry of Interior said...