Who Will Combat „The Extremists”?

Who Will Combat „The Extremists”?

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 18 July 2017 Who Will Combat „The Extremists”? It seems that the National Guard, Kremlin’s favorite in Russian security apparatus, will – again – grow in power. There have been rumors that MVD will lose some of its structures, and that the...
Russia Covers MH17 Tracks

Russia Covers MH17 Tracks

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 17 July 2017 Russia Covers MH17 Tracks Three years after the Malaysian Boeing airliner flying over Donbass was shot down, new facts seem to come out which may confirm Russia’s responsibility for the disaster. Moscow has tried to cover up...
Scandal in Moscow’s FSB

Scandal in Moscow’s FSB

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 11 July 2017 Scandal in Moscow’s FSB Information on the detention of FSB officers suspected of corruption has recently leaked to the media, which may confirm the escalation of some inter-group conflicts within the Russian security apparatus....
Estonia Expels Russian Diplomats

Estonia Expels Russian Diplomats

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 27 May 2017 Estonia Expels Russian Diplomats Russian consul general and another consul in the town of Narva must leave Estonia by the end of May. The government in Tallinn give no reasons for declaring the two Russians as personae non gratae. An...