Moldavian Scores, a Russian Link

Moldavian Scores, a Russian Link

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 12 April 2017 Moldavian Scores, a Russian Link On April 7, seventeen people were detained at the same time in Chisinau and Kiev. Moldavian and Ukrainian authorities claim that they had planned to assassinate Vladimir Plahotniuc, a Moldovan...
Serbian Slalom

Serbian Slalom

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 10 April 2017 Serbian Slalom Russia will supply warplanes, tanks and armored vehicles to Serbia. Confirmation of this news coincided with the presidential elections in this Balkan state. The decisive victory of Aleksandar Vucic means that...
Game Changer

Game Changer

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 7 April 2017 Game Changer In early hours of 7 April, 59 cruise missiles were launched from two US warships USS Porter and USS Ross in the eastern Mediterranean. The Tomahawks targeted a Syrian military air base al-Sharyan in Homs Province. A few...
Where Will Russia Strike?

Where Will Russia Strike?

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 6 April 2017 Where Will Russia Strike? Ukraine and Georgia alarm that Russia concentrates more and more armed forces at their borders. What’s more, the nature of this concentration expressly suggests Moscow’s offensive intentions. The attack in St...
A Narrative in Ruins

A Narrative in Ruins

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 5 April 2017 A Narrative in Ruins At least 86 people have died in a chemical attack of 4 April on the rebel-hold town of Khan Sheikhoun in the Idlib Governorate in north-western Syria. The casualties include 30 children and 20 women. The attack...