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August 2015


Kremlin Doesn’t Understand International Law

By Andrei Malgin Aug. 26 2015 17:26 Last edited 17:27 Alexei Nikolsky / RIA Novosti / Kremlin / Reuters Whenever an appeal reaches President Vladimir Putin…


Russia Won’t Be Rushed by the West (Op-Ed)

By Pyotr Romanov Jul. 30 2015 19:06 Last edited 19:06 The West’s attitude toward Russia is strongly reminiscent of the relationship between Russia’s “leading” intelligentsia and its ordinary…


Kremlin Is Caught in A Trap With Minsk-2

By Vladimir Frolov Aug. 16 2015 19:54 Last edited 19:54 Alexander Ermochenko / Reuters The Kremlin is watching the implementation of the Minsk-2 agreement nervously. The agreement is failing…


International Rulings Put Russia Under Pressure

By Paul R. Gregory Aug. 18 2015 20:30 Last edited 20:30 Pavel Rebrov / Reuters To read the international press, one would think that the last two years…


NATO Warns Pro-Russia Rebels Against More Ukraine Land Grabs

Agence France-Presse 4:40 p.m. EDT August 19, 2015 Pro-Russian separatists of the self-proclaimed Donetsk People’s Republic sit atop a self-propelled gun on May 9 during…


Pentagon Fears It’s Not Ready for a War With Putin

  The U.S. military has run the numbers on a sustained fight with Moscow, and they do not look good for the American side. A…



Russia’s ‘Tin Pot Despot’ Putin behind Spy’s London Murder — Inquiry Told

Reuters Jul. 31 2015 16:01 Last edited 16:02 Global Panorama / FlickrVladimir Putin Russian President Vladimir Putin is a “tin pot despot” who, with Kremlin…


Kremlin’s New Naval Doctrine Misses the Boat

By Alexander Golts Aug. 03 2015 18:43 Last edited 18:43 The symbolic coincidences of life never cease to amaze me. Take, for example, Russia’s recent Navy Day. The country paraded…


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