Real role of the Kaliningrad Fortress

Real role of the Kaliningrad Fortress

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 26 October 2017 Real role of the Kaliningrad Fortress Recently, some Russian military experts have claimed that the Kaliningrad Oblast was very weak as for its usual military capacities. Such a point of view differs from the Western perception of...
Zapad-2017. When predictions become reality

Zapad-2017. When predictions become reality

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 13 September 2017 Zapad-2017. When predictions become reality The Zapad-2017 military exercise has started in nine proving grounds of Belarus. And, according to some experts (also those of Russia Monitor), it may be noticed that the scope of the...
Zapad 2017 Fears Baltic States

Zapad 2017 Fears Baltic States

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 11 May 2017 Zapad 2017 Fears Baltic States US administration responds to the expectations of its allies related to big joint military drills between Russia and Belarus, to take place in September. Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia expect provocations...