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...
Putin’s Stalinist Guard

Putin’s Stalinist Guard

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 31 May 2017 Putin’s Stalinist Guard When establishment of the Russian National Guard was decided, references included American models. However, the Russian Guard rather resembles the Stalinist formation used to suppress behind-the-front areas...
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. ©...