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...
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...
Moscow Sends Muslims to Syria

Moscow Sends Muslims to Syria

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 23 May 2017 Moscow Sends Muslims to Syria Russian government consistently pursues the line adopted half a year ago and sends to Syria, first of all, soldiers who profess Islam. Troops of Muslims from Caucasus have stationed in Aleppo and Palmyra...
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...
Peace the Russian Way

Peace the Russian Way

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 10 May 2017 Peace the Russian Way The more details on Russia’s plan to create security zones in Syria come to light, the more true appear original fears that the project’s aim is to strengthen Moscow’s ally, Bashar al-Assad. Yet again, this is a...