Generalissimo Putin

Generalissimo Putin

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 8 August 2017 Generalissimo Putin By baring his naked torso while doing such activities as diving and hunting, Vladimir Putin tries to convince Russians that, in spite of ruling for so many years, he remains in good health and shape. A big naval...
Strategic Competitor

Strategic Competitor

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 19 June 2017 Strategic Competitor Adopting new sanctions against Russia by the US Senate is consistent with recently sharpened rhetoric used by high US Administration representatives. US Secretary of State said that relations between the US and...
Korea, Sanctions and Sechin’s Man

Korea, Sanctions and Sechin’s Man

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 8 June 2017 Korea, Sanctions and Sechin’s Man Three Russian companies are on the US list of entities sanctioned in connection with North Korea’s nuclear program. Two of them are oil companies and they belong to Eduard Khudainatov, ex-president of...
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...
USA Is Taking a Firm Stance Against Russia

USA Is Taking a Firm Stance Against Russia

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 29 May 2017 USA Is Taking a Firm Stance Against Russia Russia, next to Iran, is one of the countries most strongly dissatisfied with Trump’s first foreign trip. The NATO and G-7 summits as well as the signals coming from Washington promise more...