Central Asia May Host New Russian Military Base

Central Asia May Host New Russian Military Base

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 6 February 2019 Central Asia May Host New Russian Military Base Moscow is paving its way for making a final decision to launch another military base in Kyrgyzstan. Such a step came as an aftermath of Sergei Lavrov’s recent visit to Bishkek....
More Russian Bases in Central Asia?

More Russian Bases in Central Asia?

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 25 November 2018 More Russian Bases in Central Asia? Russia to a large extent provides military protection to Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan. Both republics border Afghanistan, which makes them potentially vulnerable to Islamist aggression. Yet the...
Russia’s Internal Sea?

Russia’s Internal Sea?

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 10 November 2017 Russia’s Internal Sea? Moscow is consistently increasing its military capabilities in the Caspian Sea. Although Russia is only one of its five coastal countries, it seeks to transform the basin into its “internal...
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