Russia Falls in a Syrian Trap

Russia Falls in a Syrian Trap

SPECIAL REPORTS Date: 30 October 2018 Russia Falls in a Syrian Trap Three years past the military operation in Syria, Russia managed to achieve its goal, saving the regime of its ally, President Bashar al-Assad. Nonetheless, it failed to restore control over the...
Russia to “Launder” Iranian Oil?

Russia to “Launder” Iranian Oil?

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 29 October 2018 Russia to “Launder” Iranian Oil? In April this year, it became clear that the United States would impose severe sanctions against Iran’s oil sector. Since that time, Tehran sought to circumvent the blockade of its...
Italy to Withdraw From Rosneft Project

Italy to Withdraw From Rosneft Project

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 26 October 2018 Italy to Withdraw From Rosneft Project Prior to the Moscow visit of Italian Prime Minister, a Russian government official confirmed Italy’s energy company would have intention to withdraw from a joint venture with Rosneft in...
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