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US Intelligence: Russia’s Nuclear-Capable ‘Poseidon’ Underwater Drone Ready for Service by 2027
March 26, 2019
US Intelligence: Russia’s Nuclear-Capable ‘Poseidon’ Underwater Drone Ready for Service by 2027
According to a U.S. intelligence assessment, the ‘Poseidon’ has been tested 11 times to date.
US Intelligence: Russia’s Nuclear-Capable ‘Poseidon’ Underwater Drone Ready for Service by 2027
India-Pakistan Tensions Test the Shanghai Cooperation Organization's Mettle
March 23, 2019
India-Pakistan Tensions Test the Shanghai Cooperation Organization's Mettle
At the next SCO summit in June, the matter of calming tensions between its newest member states, India and Pakistan, is paramount.
India-Pakistan Tensions Test the Shanghai Cooperation Organization's Mettle
Russia: Project 09852 Nuclear Torpedo-Carrying Sub to Enter Service in 2020
March 11, 2019
Russia: Project 09852 Nuclear Torpedo-Carrying Sub to Enter Service in 2020
Russia’s first submarine capable of launching the Poseidon nuclear-tipped torpedo will reportedly be operational next year.
Russia: Project 09852 Nuclear Torpedo-Carrying Sub to Enter Service in 2020
Russia’s First 'Poseidon' Underwater Drone-Carrying Submarine to Be Launched in 2019
February 20, 2019
Russia’s First 'Poseidon' Underwater Drone-Carrying Submarine to Be Launched in 2019
The first nuclear-powered submarine capable of carrying the Poseidon underwater drone will be launched this spring, according to Vladimir Putin.
Russia’s First 'Poseidon' Underwater Drone-Carrying Submarine to Be Launched in 2019
Putin: Russia Has Completed ‘Key Stage of Trials’ of Nuclear-Capable Poseidon Underwater Drone
February 06, 2019
Putin: Russia Has Completed ‘Key Stage of Trials’ of Nuclear-Capable Poseidon Underwater Drone
Russia’s new underwater weapon system has cleared an important milestone, according to the Russian President.
Putin: Russia Has Completed ‘Key Stage of Trials’ of Nuclear-Capable Poseidon Underwater Drone
Russia Toughens Stance in Island Dispute with Japan
January 14, 2019
Russia Toughens Stance in Island Dispute with Japan
Russia and Japan agree on the need to improve ties, but major differences remain.
Russia Toughens Stance in Island Dispute with Japan
Russia to Deploy Over 30 Nuclear-Capable ‘Poseidon’ Underwater Drones
January 14, 2019
Russia to Deploy Over 30 Nuclear-Capable ‘Poseidon’ Underwater Drones
The Russian Navy plans to induct over 30 ‘Poseidon’ underwater drones, according to a Russian defense industry source.
Russia to Deploy Over 30 Nuclear-Capable ‘Poseidon’ Underwater Drones
Russia and the Taliban: Talking With Terrorists
January 12, 2019
Russia and the Taliban: Talking With Terrorists
Moscow continues to designate the Taliban as a terrorist group, but at the same time has made consistent diplomatic contacts.
Russia and the Taliban: Talking With Terrorists
To Russia or Turkey? A Central Asian Migrant Worker’s Big Choice
January 02, 2019
To Russia or Turkey? A Central Asian Migrant Worker’s Big Choice
As the appeal of the Russian labor market has decreased, Turkey has become a more attractive option.
To Russia or Turkey? A Central Asian Migrant Worker’s Big Choice
Russia (Once Again) Announces Start of Sea Trials of ‘Doomsday Weapon’
December 27, 2018
Russia (Once Again) Announces Start of Sea Trials of ‘Doomsday Weapon’
For the second time in 2018, Russia has announced the beginning of sea trials of its ‘Poseidon’ underwater drone.
Russia (Once Again) Announces Start of Sea Trials of ‘Doomsday Weapon’
Russia Is Building Military Barracks on Disputed Kuril Islands
December 19, 2018
Russia Is Building Military Barracks on Disputed Kuril Islands
Japan has officially logged protest with Russia over the construction of military barracks on the disputed island chain.
Russia Is Building Military Barracks on Disputed Kuril Islands
Who Postponed the CSTO Summit?
December 06, 2018
Who Postponed the CSTO Summit?
It's a he-said, he-said situation but the meaning is clear: All is not well in the CSTO
Who Postponed the CSTO Summit?
What Comes After the Caspian Sea Deal?
December 05, 2018
What Comes After the Caspian Sea Deal?
Successful realization of the opportunities opened by the deal will depend on political will among the Caspian littoral states.
What Comes After the Caspian Sea Deal?
Avoiding a New Cold War: The World Needs a Wind of Change
December 05, 2018
Avoiding a New Cold War: The World Needs a Wind of Change
Why re-establishing lost trust between Russia and the West is more important than ever.
Avoiding a New Cold War: The World Needs a Wind of Change
Russia and the Rest: Putin’s East Asia Summit Visit
November 22, 2018
Russia and the Rest: Putin’s East Asia Summit Visit
What does Russia have to offer Asia?
Russia and the Rest: Putin’s East Asia Summit Visit
All Along the Irtysh River Basin
November 21, 2018
All Along the Irtysh River Basin
Running across China, Kazakhstan, and Russia, the Irtysh carries with it a host of difficulties from floods to pollution.
All Along the Irtysh River Basin
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