• Wednesday, 22 March
  • Russia: how Cheka-coercive model of economy was built
    Aleksandr Sytin
    Russia is seeking to get to the top of the antiglobalist movement on a global scale. The most important element of this policy is anti-Americanism. Apart from geopolitics, there is…
  • Wednesday, 15 March
  • "There is such a job as protection from Russia"
    Igor Solovey
    British Prime Minister Theresa May appointed an anti-subversion minister on concerns about Russia's possible attacks on the country's election system. The new office is expected to…
  • Tuesday, 14 March
  • Secret of survival. Or why Lukashenka should forget about "brotherhood" with Russia
    Vadim Dovnar
    Belarusian leader Alyaksandr Lukashenka continues to make surprising statements which chauvinists in Russia may describe as anti-Russian. However, in practice, the invariable Belarusian…
  • Saturday, 11 March
  • Black swan. Second take
    Sonya Koshkina
    *** "Why didn't he leave at once? Why all this circus with a "heart attack" and the Feofaniya hospital? I put these questions to Nasirov, his close entourage, MPs who are protective…
  • Tuesday, 7 March
  • How the world should react to Russia's terrorist-destructive efforts
    Aleksandr Sytin
      The struggle for bases and positions in the Eastern Mediterranean and the Middle East, which I talked about previously, gave "perfect results": millions of refugees escaping a civil…
  • Monday, 27 February
  • Ukraine on arms market: reality and myths
    Oleksandr Demchenko
    The Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) on 19 February published a report on arms transfers on the global market. Its rating puts Ukraine among the world's top-10…
  • Tuesday, 21 February
  • Regardless of faces: Russian provocations in UN Security Council continue
    Igor Solovey
    Although late Russia's top diplomat in the UN, Vitaliy Churkin, is yet to be buried, Moscow is already making publicity on his death. After the death of its leader, the Russian delegation…
  • Monday, 20 February
  • Russia's interest in Libya
    Kseniya Kirillova
    While US President Donald Trump is doing its best to prove that Russia is going to become a "reliable partner" of the USA in its fight against Islamic State, increasingly more experts…
  • Sunday, 19 February
  • Masks off. What is behind Russia's recognition of separatist documents?
    Igor Solovey
    Russia recognized the papers issued by the Luhansk and Donetsk people's republics – passports, birth and marriage certificates, transport documents and education diplomas – as legitimate…
  • Saturday, 18 February
  • Brain blockade
    Sonya Koshkina
    Cabinet of Ministers vs Bankova "I am not going to be president. In this regard, I'm no competitor to Poroshenko," Groysman put it straight at a closed-door meeting with journalists…
  • Wednesday, 15 February
  • Does Flynn's resignation mean the White House is "ridding" of Kremlin clout?
    Kseniya Kirillova
    A formal reason behind the resignation of Donald Trump's national security advisor Michael Flynn was a media scandal during which it was learnt that Flynn had misled US Vice-President…
  • Monday, 13 February
  • FSB and hackers. What we need to know about a cyber spying scandal
    Igor Solovey
    As a result of Russia's hybrid operations managed by FSB officers, the practices and methods of the special services covered nearly all walks of life in Russia – without much consideration…
  • Sunday, 29 January
  • Conservation
    Sonya Koshkina
    Parliament, government, Prosecutor-General's Office The presidential administration's holy grail is to form a coalition without the People's Front. Theoretically, it is not unrealistic…
  • Monday, 23 January
  • Kremlin bait for "Great Serbia". What is happening in the Balkans?
    Kseniya Kirillova
    Another quite serious escalation may happen in the Balkans. This is an opinion shared by several European and Ukrainian experts in connection with the statements made by the senior…
  • Friday, 20 January
  • Are sanctions on Russia taking their toll?
    Igor Solovey
    At the World Economic Forum in Davos, US Secretary of State John Keryy touched upon the issue of sanctions against Russia, saying the sanctions had an impact. "Look at Russia today…