Persecution in Crimea

Persecution in Crimea

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 26 June 2017 Persecution in Crimea Over the course of just two days in June, we’ve got information from the Russian-occupied peninsula that attests to the fact that the number of repressions towards critics and opponents of the annexation of...
Purges in the regions

Purges in the regions

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 23 June 2017 Purges in the regions This summer, elections of governors will be held in sixteen regions of the Russian Federation. But this is only one of many reasons for the unprecedented rise of political temperatures in the regions. The main...
Election the Russian Way

Election the Russian Way

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 21 June 2017 Election the Russian Way Faced with increasing protests, the Russian regime is taking more steps to eliminate the risks connected with the upcoming elections. This concerns mainly the presidential election planned for March 2018, but...
A Clash in Syria

A Clash in Syria

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 21 June 2017 A Clash in Syria Recent US attacks at the allies of Russia in Syria have increased tension between Washington and Moscow. It should be expected that the growing engagement of the United States in the war with the Islamic State in...
Strategic Competitor

Strategic Competitor

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 19 June 2017 Strategic Competitor Adopting new sanctions against Russia by the US Senate is consistent with recently sharpened rhetoric used by high US Administration representatives. US Secretary of State said that relations between the US and...
Kremlin Is Threatened by the Protests

Kremlin Is Threatened by the Protests

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 17 June 2017 Kremlin Is Threatened by the Protests Recent demonstrations of many thousands do not target corruption, they are an attempt at a “color revolution” – is a recent message from Kremlin. Unexpectedly, the commander of National Guard, a...