Putin Threatens with Nuclear Triad

Putin Threatens with Nuclear Triad

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 29 October 2017 Putin Threatens with Nuclear Triad Russia has recently conducted annual exercises of its strategic nuclear forces. The drills took place at night, which was a novelty in comparison to their previous editions. Also the personal...
Russian Army: Autumn’s Decline in Form

Russian Army: Autumn’s Decline in Form

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 9 October 2017 Russian Army: Autumn’s Decline in Form It is known that in October and November, the Russian army’s military readiness declines and so does the military potential of the state. Such a situation is related to the rotation...
Zapad-17. The first myth

Zapad-17. The first myth

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 10 September 2017 Zapad-17. The first myth One of the main theses in the Russian information offensive accompanying the Zapad-2017 exercises is a statement that they do not jeopardise the security and stability of the region, because they are...