More privileges for the Federal Protective Service

More privileges for the Federal Protective Service

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 28 February 2018 More privileges for the Federal Protective Service President Vladimir Putin extended the privileges of the Federal Protective Service. FSO will be entitled, inter alia, to operate in cyberspace. The enforcement of this service...
Assets owned by “Putinocrats”? It’s a secret.

Assets owned by “Putinocrats”? It’s a secret.

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 4 July 2017 Assets owned by “Putinocrats”? It’s a secret. Duma has passed, and President has promptly signed a new law that allows for classifying any information about the assets owned not only by top Russian officials and their families, but...
A Showcase Sentence for a General

A Showcase Sentence for a General

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 28 April 2017 A Showcase Sentence for a General A former top official of Russian Interior Ministry, Denis Sugrobov, has been sentenced to 22 years in prison. This is the most severe verdict passed in the contemporary history of Russian law...
Putin’s Chekists

Putin’s Chekists

THE WARSAW INSTITUTE REVIEW Date: 20 November 2016    Author: Jan Gajewski Putin’s Chekists When it was leaked that Vladimir Putin wanted to unify the Russian secret services into a single, powerful Ministry of State Security, there was a genuine sensation. A...
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