Gazprom Faring Poorly

Gazprom Faring Poorly

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 26 May 2017 Gazprom Faring Poorly Recent performance figures of the gas giant, both the official ones and those computed by market analysts, point to a durable financial slump of the company. Not only has Gazprom failed to attain any real profit...
Putin’s Praetorians

Putin’s Praetorians

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 21 May 2017 Putin’s Praetorians Russian National Guard is getting more and more powerful. This formation, established to protect Putin against all kinds of revolutions and putsches, gains more and more powers and keeps growing in number. ©...
Russia Is not Winning the Cyberwar

Russia Is not Winning the Cyberwar

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 14 May 2017 Russia Is not Winning the Cyberwar Hackers sponsored by Moscow attack western democracies one by one during elections. After the USA (2016), there came time for France (May 2017), and now the UK is getting ready for such an attack...
Putin’s Middle East Chessboard

Putin’s Middle East Chessboard

THE WARSAW INSTITUTE REVIEW Date: 14 May 2017    Author: Jan Gajewski Putin’s Middle East Chessboard Vladimir Putin’s strategic foreign policy goal is to restore Russia’s status as a global superpower. According to Kremlin strategists, this cannot be...