Demolition worth billions of dollars

Demolition worth billions of dollars

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 2 July 2017 Demolition worth billions of dollars Vladimir Putin has recently signed the law on the basis of which Moscow’s Soviet-era housing is set to be torn down starting in September. Since the very beginning, this idea has caused some...
Volodin’s ambitions

Volodin’s ambitions

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 30 June 2017 Volodin’s ambitions The upcoming presidential campaign increases tension between the Kremlin and the State Duma. Precisely, it regards the tension between the leadership of the Presidential Administration and the chairman of the...
Election the Russian Way

Election the Russian Way

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 21 June 2017 Election the Russian Way Faced with increasing protests, the Russian regime is taking more steps to eliminate the risks connected with the upcoming elections. This concerns mainly the presidential election planned for March 2018, but...
Kremlin Is Threatened by the Protests

Kremlin Is Threatened by the Protests

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 17 June 2017 Kremlin Is Threatened by the Protests Recent demonstrations of many thousands do not target corruption, they are an attempt at a “color revolution” – is a recent message from Kremlin. Unexpectedly, the commander of National Guard, a...
St. Petersburg’s Window to the West

St. Petersburg’s Window to the West

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 5 June 2017 St. Petersburg’s Window to the West Russia’s President, Vladimir Putin, used the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum for political purposes again. In the face of the conflict with the West, removing Russia from such...