Waiting for Godot in Turkmenistan
June 26, 2015
Waiting for Godot in Turkmenistan
A train from Bishkek to Moscow, and other links.
Waiting for Godot in Turkmenistan
The ‘World’s Deadliest Tank’: Not as Deadly as Putin Thinks?
June 26, 2015
The ‘World’s Deadliest Tank’: Not as Deadly as Putin Thinks?
Some Western defense analysts caution that there is still much we don’t know about Russia’s new T-14.
The ‘World’s Deadliest Tank’: Not as Deadly as Putin Thinks?
Groundhog Day: ‘Russia Developing 5th Generation Sub’
June 25, 2015
Groundhog Day: ‘Russia Developing 5th Generation Sub’
Only seeing is believing when it comes to Russia’s ambitious 2050 shipbuilding program.
Groundhog Day: ‘Russia Developing 5th Generation Sub’
Star Wars: The US Gets Ready to Battle China and Russia in Space
June 25, 2015
Star Wars: The US Gets Ready to Battle China and Russia in Space
The American military will set up a new command center to better coordinate responses to attacks in space.
Star Wars: The US Gets Ready to Battle China and Russia in Space
India and Russia to Press on With Fifth-Generation Fighter Development
June 18, 2015
India and Russia to Press on With Fifth-Generation Fighter Development
Despite numerous delays, the joint Indo-Russian Fifth Generation Fighter Aircraft (FGFA) project will not get cancelled.
India and Russia to Press on With Fifth-Generation Fighter Development
Russia to Add 40 New ICBMs: Should the West Be Worried?
June 17, 2015
Russia to Add 40 New ICBMs: Should the West Be Worried?
What’s the Status of Russia’s Nuclear Forces in 2015?
Russia to Add 40 New ICBMs: Should the West Be Worried?
Russia to Receive New Fifth-Generation Fighter by 2017
June 17, 2015
Russia to Receive New Fifth-Generation Fighter by 2017
Moscow's answer to the American F-22 and F-35 aircraft will soon be inducted into the Russian Air Force.
Russia to Receive New Fifth-Generation Fighter by 2017
How the Ukraine Crisis Interrupts Putin’s Naval Dreams
June 12, 2015
How the Ukraine Crisis Interrupts Putin’s Naval Dreams
Russia’s surface fleet modernization will face further delays without Ukrainian military hardware.
How the Ukraine Crisis Interrupts Putin’s Naval Dreams
Full Speed Ahead: Russia to Accelerate Construction in the Kurils
June 09, 2015
Full Speed Ahead: Russia to Accelerate Construction in the Kurils
Moscow's push to speed up development of the islands is, in part, a jab at Tokyo over Abe's visit to Ukraine.
Full Speed Ahead: Russia to Accelerate Construction in the Kurils
Can This Chinese Tank Beat Russia’s T-14 Armata?
June 09, 2015
Can This Chinese Tank Beat Russia’s T-14 Armata?
Chinese tank maker Norinco claims that its VT-4 is superior to Russia’s deadliest armored fighting vehicle.
Can This Chinese Tank Beat Russia’s T-14 Armata?
Will All Roads in Central Asia Eventually Lead to China?
June 09, 2015
Will All Roads in Central Asia Eventually Lead to China?
Increased Chinese involvement in the region is a source of both fascination and fear.
Will All Roads in Central Asia Eventually Lead to China?
Is Russia's 'Deadliest Tank’ Using Western Technology?
June 06, 2015
Is Russia's 'Deadliest Tank’ Using Western Technology?
A new report highlights how Russia is circumventing sanctions to buy Western military equipment.
Is Russia's 'Deadliest Tank’ Using Western Technology?
Has Tajikistan Burned Too Many Bridges?
June 06, 2015
Has Tajikistan Burned Too Many Bridges?
Russia and Kazakhstan mull the right to be forgotten and Stroehlein is tired of excuses.
Has Tajikistan Burned Too Many Bridges?
Will Egypt Join the Eurasian Economic Union?
June 03, 2015
Will Egypt Join the Eurasian Economic Union?
The short answer is no, and that’s not even what is being discussed.
Will Egypt Join the Eurasian Economic Union?
World's Most Important Spaceport Turns 60
June 02, 2015
World's Most Important Spaceport Turns 60
Baikonur Cosmodrome has been launching rockets into space since the 1950s.
World's Most Important Spaceport Turns 60
Confirmed: Iran to Receive Russian Air Defense Missiles
May 27, 2015
Confirmed: Iran to Receive Russian Air Defense Missiles
The controversial weapon systems could already be delivered by the end of this year.
Confirmed: Iran to Receive Russian Air Defense Missiles
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