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Section: Research Organizations & Think Tanks about Ukraine

    Russian Military Activity: October 21 – 27, 2015
    Oct28

    Russian Military Activity: October 21 – 27, 2015

    Download the PDF Russia continued to shape conditions on the ground in Syria and elsewhere in the Middle East following the air safety memorandum of understanding signed with the U.S. on October 20, 2015. Tags Ukraine Project UkrainePromote …read more Source: Institute for the Study of...

    Belarus Redoubles Efforts to Connect With the World
    Oct27

    Belarus Redoubles Efforts to Connect With the World

    While the outcome of this past month’s presidential elections in Belarus continues to be discussed, the major news refrains have become the debate on a Russian airbase in Belarus, rapprochement with the West, the prospects for economic reform, and labor migration to and from Belarus. During an improvised briefing at a Minsk voting precinct...

    Another Punished People, the Pontic Greeks, Posing New Problems for Moscow in Crimea
    Oct27

    Another Punished People, the Pontic Greeks, Posing New Problems for Moscow in Crimea

    The Soviet government tried to force out the Pontic Greeks from the southern part of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR) in the early 1920s, and then subjected that community to three waves of deportation to Central Asia in 1937, 1942 and 1949. Now, the Russian successor state is having new problems with this community—not only in the...

    NATO’s future structure: From ‘A Hard Look at Hard Power’
    Oct27

    NATO’s future structure: From ‘A Hard Look at Hard Power’

    The Strategic Studies Institute recently published A Hard Look at Hard Power: Assessing the Defense Capabilities of Key U.S. Allies and Security Partners. Edited by Gary J. Schmitt, codirector of the Marilyn Ware Center for Security Studies at AEI, and featuring contributions from him, AEI scholar Michael Mazza, and others, it fills critical gaps...

    ‘It could have been worse’
    Oct27

    ‘It could have been worse’

    That’s what many defense experts are saying about the two-year budget deal that’s being cut by congressional leaders and the White House. Byron Callan, longtime analyst for Capital Alpha Partners, which provides research to financial firms, rates the prospective deal as “defense positive.”But this is the soft bigotry of low...

    The “War Scare” in the Kremlin, Revisited: Is History Repeating Itself?
    Oct27

    The “War Scare” in the Kremlin, Revisited: Is History Repeating Itself?

    History seems to be repeating itself. Washington and Moscow are once again exchanging ugly broadsides over the confrontations in Ukraine and Syria. The Russian-American arms control and disarmament dialogue has been pushed to the background, and the possibilities of superpower conflict into the foreground. …read more Source: Center for...

    Investigation: Desheli’s Business Practices Exposed
    Oct27

    Investigation: Desheli’s Business Practices Exposed

    How the cosmetics firm in Moldova has been drawing people, unwittingly, into the clutches of loan companies. …read more Source: Transitions Online...

    Obama just fell for a classic Russian ruse
    Oct27

    Obama just fell for a classic Russian ruse

    Recent Russian efforts to magnify its Middle East influence have been accompanied by a seeming surge in Kremlin “reasonableness.” In fact, Russian calls for new Syrian elections and sharing intelligence with Western powers are nothing more than exercises in “maskirovka,” Russia’s classic technique for disguising its real...

    Ukrainian Coalition Holds Ground in Local Voting
    Oct27

    Ukrainian Coalition Holds Ground in Local Voting

    ‘Emperor Palpatine’ wins seat on Odessa city council. …read more Source: Transitions Online...

    Ukraine And Russia Sever Ties In The Skies, Throwing Travelers For A Loop
    Oct27

    Ukraine And Russia Sever Ties In The Skies, Throwing Travelers For A Loop

    October 27, 2015 …read more Source: Center on Global...

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