Kadyrov’s Oil Victory

Kadyrov’s Oil Victory

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 20 September 2018 Kadyrov’s Oil Victory Russia’s President Vladimir Putin signed a decree ordering the transfer of 100 percent of Chechenneftekhimprom to Chechnya. The handover marks the end to a long-term battle between two powerful...
Putin surprises Japan: a trick in Vladivostok

Putin surprises Japan: a trick in Vladivostok

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 13 September 2018 Putin surprises Japan: a trick in Vladivostok On September 12, the Russian president announced that he would like to make a peace treaty with Japan by the end of this year without any preconditions. The surprising proposal was...
Hostages of the Kremlin – Russia plays for time

Hostages of the Kremlin – Russia plays for time

Ukraine Monitor Date: 26 August 2018 Hostages of the Kremlin – Russia plays for time Russia plays for time when it comes to the exchange of the prisoners of war with Ukraine. The Kremlin did not want to do the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko a favour and...
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