Russia Supplied S-300 Air Defense Battalion to Iran
May 20, 2016
Russia Supplied S-300 Air Defense Battalion to Iran
The Kremlin expects the rest of the air defense systems to be supplied by the end of 2016.
Russia Supplied S-300 Air Defense Battalion to Iran
What Caused a 200-Man Fight in a Moscow Cemetery?
May 17, 2016
What Caused a 200-Man Fight in a Moscow Cemetery?
The incident will do little to improve the public perception of Central Asian migrant workers in Russia.
What Caused a 200-Man Fight in a Moscow Cemetery?
Controversial 'Foreign Agents' Bill Shot Down in Kyrgyz Parliament
May 12, 2016
Controversial 'Foreign Agents' Bill Shot Down in Kyrgyz Parliament
NGOs in Kyrgyzstan will be happy to know that the so-called Foreign Agents Bill won't become law. At least not yet.
Controversial 'Foreign Agents' Bill Shot Down in Kyrgyz Parliament
Kyrgyz President Warns of Modern Fascists in Russia
May 10, 2016
Kyrgyz President Warns of Modern Fascists in Russia
Victory Day in Central Asia this year was a more subdued affair, with requiems instead of parades.
Kyrgyz President Warns of Modern Fascists in Russia
Russia and Japan Unlikely to Make ‘Serious Progress’ in Kuril Islands Dispute
May 05, 2016
Russia and Japan Unlikely to Make ‘Serious Progress’ in Kuril Islands Dispute
The Kremlin cautions that this Friday’s Abe-Putin meeting will not resolve a long-standing territorial dispute.
Russia and Japan Unlikely to Make ‘Serious Progress’ in Kuril Islands Dispute
After Delay, Russia’s Newest Spaceport Sends Up First Rocket
April 29, 2016
After Delay, Russia’s Newest Spaceport Sends Up First Rocket
“I am happy to welcome you to Vostochny, a new and actually the first ever Russian spaceport,” Putin said.
After Delay, Russia’s Newest Spaceport Sends Up First Rocket
Uzbekistan's Karimov Out-Talks Putin in Moscow
April 28, 2016
Uzbekistan's Karimov Out-Talks Putin in Moscow
Karimov rambled about vegetables and doesn't think the SCO should get involved in Afghanistan.
Uzbekistan's Karimov Out-Talks Putin in Moscow
Why Did Russia’s Pivot to Asia Fail?
April 24, 2016
Why Did Russia’s Pivot to Asia Fail?
Russia needs China, but China has options.
Why Did Russia’s Pivot to Asia Fail?
Kazakhstan to Attend the Doha Oil Summit
April 15, 2016
Kazakhstan to Attend the Doha Oil Summit
At least Astana will be in the room where it happens.
Kazakhstan to Attend the Doha Oil Summit
IMF Projects Another Bad Year for Central Asian Economies
April 14, 2016
IMF Projects Another Bad Year for Central Asian Economies
The causes are familiar: Russian recession and low oil prices.
IMF Projects Another Bad Year for Central Asian Economies
Iran Confirms Delivery of First Russian S-300 Air Defense System
April 11, 2016
Iran Confirms Delivery of First Russian S-300 Air Defense System
Sources in Moscow and Tehran confirmed that the first batch of S-300 missile systems arrived in Iran.
Iran Confirms Delivery of First Russian S-300 Air Defense System
Eurasian Economic Union Meeting Delayed and Moved to Moscow
April 08, 2016
Eurasian Economic Union Meeting Delayed and Moved to Moscow
For the second year running, the EEU’s spring meeting has been delayed because of Armenia.
Eurasian Economic Union Meeting Delayed and Moved to Moscow
Russia Will Ship S-300 Missile Systems to Iran Within Days
April 07, 2016
Russia Will Ship S-300 Missile Systems to Iran Within Days
A Russian diplomat expects the first S-300 delivery to take place in the coming days.
Russia Will Ship S-300 Missile Systems to Iran Within Days
The Eurasian Economic Union's Armenia Problem
April 06, 2016
The Eurasian Economic Union's Armenia Problem
An upcoming summit in Yerevan might be relocated because of the flaring conflict over Nagorno-Karabakh.
The Eurasian Economic Union's Armenia Problem
Russia to Deploy Missile Systems on Kuril Islands
March 28, 2016
Russia to Deploy Missile Systems on Kuril Islands
Moscow is allegedly also exploring whether the islands could serve as a naval base for its Pacific fleet.
Russia to Deploy Missile Systems on Kuril Islands
Is Russia's Deadliest Tank Already in Serial Production?
March 15, 2016
Is Russia's Deadliest Tank Already in Serial Production?
The head of Rostec recently alleged that the T-14 'Armata' has entered serial production.
Is Russia's Deadliest Tank Already in Serial Production?
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