Who should be afraid of Russian jihadists?

Who should be afraid of Russian jihadists?

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 24 November 2017 Who should be afraid of Russian jihadists? More and more signals are coming from Moscow about the end of the war in Syria and the withdrawal of most Russian military assets from that country. Despite the fact that the end of the...
Diplomacy and Raids

Diplomacy and Raids

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 6 November 2017 Diplomacy and Raids The breakthrough of October and November brought some significant Russian actions on the Syrian front – both military and diplomatic ones. Even though Russia has succeeded in the first issue, it seems that it...
Russian General Killed in Syria

Russian General Killed in Syria

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 25 September 2017 Russian General Killed in Syria Lieutenant-General Valery Asapov was killed in the operation for the liberation of the city of Deir ez-Zor in eastern Syria. It is a serious blow not only to the Russian military operation in...
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...
Russian Mercenaries in Syria

Russian Mercenaries in Syria

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 22 April 2017 Russian Mercenaries in Syria It has been known for a long time that Bashar al-Assad has huge problems in replenishing losses in his troops. The government forces are too lean to conduct large offensive operations in various Syrian...