What's next for Kazakhstan? - The Strategist
What's next for Kazakhstan? The StrategistOn 19 March, the only president that independent Kazakhstan has ever known, Nursultan Nazarbayev, announced his resignation after almost three decades of ...
Posted on 24 March 2019 | 5:27 pm
Could Kazakhstan be a model for a power
Could Kazakhstan be a model for a power transfer in Russia? DW (English)"A free fantasy" is how Dmitry Peskov describes speculation about the future transfer of power in Russia. The Kremlin spokesman is quick to brush off media ...
Posted on 24 March 2019 | 7:42 am
NATO's Intervention Changed Western-Russian
NATO's Intervention Changed Western-Russian Relations Forever – OpEd Eurasia ReviewBy Vesko Garcevic*. Sitting in my office, on March 24, 1999, I could not believe my eyes reading the cable from Brussels, that NATO intervention was to begin ...
Posted on 23 March 2019 | 10:00 pm
Is Russia Failing in Ukraine? A Diminishing
Is Russia Failing in Ukraine? A Diminishing Threat Lima Charlie NewsAs the conflict between Russia and Ukraine continues, with the threat of a potentially greater conflict emerging, critical factors have emerged that severely ...
Posted on 23 March 2019 | 5:29 pm
How Powerful Is Vladimir Putin Really? - The
How Powerful Is Vladimir Putin Really? The New York TimesRussia today doesn't seem like “a properly run dictatorship.”
Posted on 23 March 2019 | 11:30 am
Russia's 'Peripheral Authoritarianism' as
Russia's 'Peripheral Authoritarianism' as Described by Grigory Yavlinsky Russia Matters“The Putin System: An Opposing View” By Grigory Yavlinsky Columbia University Press, February 2019. In his new book, Grigory Yavlinsky, one of post-Soviet ...
Posted on 22 March 2019 | 11:10 am
The Crime of the Century | by Amy Knight -
The Crime of the Century | by Amy Knight The New York Review of BooksLast November The Economist took President Trump to task for dismissing the probable involvement of Saudi crown prince Mohammed bin Salman in the ...
Posted on 21 March 2019 | 12:00 am
Ghosts of the Balkan wars are returning in
Ghosts of the Balkan wars are returning in unlikely places The Spectator USAWhat links the Christchurch killer with Balkan leaders from the late Nineties? The murderer played a Serb nationalist song in the car before his massacre.
Posted on 20 March 2019 | 1:57 pm
Kazakh President Nazarbayev has resigned.
Kazakh President Nazarbayev has resigned. Here are three things to watch. Washington PostNursultan Nazarbayev, Kazakhstan's president since 1989, unexpectedly resigned Tuesday — the last Soviet-era president of a former Soviet republic to ...
Posted on 20 March 2019 | 10:55 am
March 17: On this day in history - The
March 17: On this day in history The Copenhagen Post - Danish news in englishAside from loads of drinking, what else happened through the years?. March 17: On this day in history.
Posted on 17 March 2019 | 6:00 am
The Russia that might have been - The Sunday
The Russia that might have been The Sunday GuardianWhat if Boris Yeltsin had chosen Boris Nemtsov as his successor, as he had said he would, instead of Vladimir Putin? London: Boris Nemtsov was a ...
Posted on 16 March 2019 | 12:00 am
Why Russia's Alpha Group Commando Team Is
Why Russia's Alpha Group Commando Team Is Truly Terrifying The National Interest OnlineRussia and the Lebanese Islamic militia Hezbollah have become close allies in the civil war in Syria, with both of them supporting the regime of Syrian President ...
Posted on 16 March 2019 | 12:00 am
Exclusive: Washington Autopsy Files Reveal
Exclusive: Washington Autopsy Files Reveal Lesin Sustained Broken Bone In Neck RadioFreeEurope/RadioLibertyWASHINGTON -- Mikhail Lesin, the former Russian press minister who turned up dead in a Washington hotel room in 2015, sustained a fracture to a neck bone ...
Posted on 15 March 2019 | 5:20 pm
A missing budget book, weaning a calf and
A missing budget book, weaning a calf and Boris Yeltsin meets Wes Anderson: Congressional Hits and Misses Roll CallWhile people spent a lot of time wondering why Sen. Mitt Romney blows out birthday candles one at a time, Congress was also busy opining about weaning a ...
Posted on 15 March 2019 | 8:58 am
How the U.S.-Russian Relationship Went Bad -
How the U.S.-Russian Relationship Went Bad The AtlanticAn American diplomat tells the inside story of Yeltsin, Putin, and opportunities lost.
Posted on 8 March 2019 | 5:00 am
Muckelbauer Receives Paul Harris Award From
Muckelbauer Receives Paul Harris Award From Rotary Club Severna Park VoiceThe Rotary Club of Lake Shore-Severna Park surprised Mark Muckelbauer with the Paul Harris Fellow recognition.
Posted on 5 March 2019 | 12:00 am
March 2019 - Le Monde Diplomatique
March 2019 Le Monde DiplomatiqueVenezuela, divided opposition; Trump's Caracas fixer-in-chief; Yemen, who wants what; India's uncertain elections; DRC's election deal; discontent in the ...
Posted on 3 March 2019 | 1:00 pm
The strangest things that have happened in
The strangest things that have happened in Houston Houston ChronicleMost people with long commutes in the Houston area can rattle off a list of strange things they see on their morning and afternoon drives. But finding the ...
Posted on 27 February 2019 | 12:00 am
Four Years Ago, Putin Critic Boris Nemtsov
Four Years Ago, Putin Critic Boris Nemtsov Was Shot Dead in Moscow. His Daughter Is Still Seeking Justice TIMENot far from the Kremlin, people lay *fresh* flowers and candles at the edge of the bridge. It's the site where Boris Nemtsov, one of Russia's most prominent critics ...
Posted on 27 February 2019 | 12:00 am
Yeltsin’s spin doctor dies, and Twitter
Yeltsin’s spin doctor dies, and Twitter conspiracy corps is up in arms RTOn Monday, a key person in Boris Yeltsin's controversial 1996 re-election campaign was found dead in Spain. Wanna guess who Russiagaters of all stripes say ...
Posted on 26 February 2019 | 12:00 am
Resolved Question: Was Boris Yeltsin bad?
Posted on 21 March 2014 | 12:54 am
Resolved Question: What factors caused Boris
Posted on 6 September 2013 | 4:40 am
Resolved Question: How did Boris Yeltsin
Just a simple but informative answer please
Posted on 24 February 2013 | 11:42 am
Resolved Question: Russians, be honest, is
Ok if you Rosiyanins seriously consider boris yeltsin to be 100% slavic,I have absolutely no doubt in my mind you people are mongols. here is a photograph of the greatest president russia has had, while he was a great man, he just looks more like a tatar/mongolian than anything close to "european".
If you guys dont see the mongoloid features, you guys must be blind. also notice the nordic european features on the handsome American president, Bill Clinton.
SO, boris yeltsin = ethnic russian? @anton, arnold is from eastern europe. so him having narrow eyes only proves my theory even more. @anton, arnold is from eastern europe. so him having narrow eyes only proves my theory even more. @anton, arnold is from eastern europe. so him having narrow eyes only proves my theory even more. @anton, arnold is from eastern europe. so him having narrow eyes only proves my theory even more. wow why did it post that 4 times? anyway you get the point.
Posted on 4 January 2012 | 12:20 pm
Resolved Question: Was Boris Yeltsin a
how so? and how compared to Putin? or Brezhnev? and why so many liked him?
how about Stalin or Chinese leaders..such as Dung or Yao?
Posted on 30 December 2011 | 7:48 pm