Russian & Former Soviet Union
epub |eng | 2018-07-25 | Author:Andrei Martyanov [Martyanov, Andrei]

However commendable the actions of Admiral Fallon were, it remains the case that the whole system in the US since 2008 has not improved in terms of its ability to ...
( Category: Russian & Former Soviet Union September 11,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Seth Abramson

* * * In the first week of January 2017, several American intelligence agencies issue a joint report “accusing Russia of intervening clandestinely during the 2016 election to help Trump ...
( Category: Russian & Former Soviet Union September 6,2019 )
mobi |eng | 2012-10-01 | Author:Kerry Bolton

Trotsky’s Banking Connections What is of significance here however is that Trotsky in particular was the focus of attention by many individuals acting on behalf not only of foreign powers ...
( Category: Communism & Socialism September 6,2019 )
epub |eng | 2011-07-15 | Author:Emil Draitser [Draitser, Emil]

Bystrolyotov’s African Trip (1935–1936) Of course, in his published work, duly censored by the KGB, there is no direct indication of the purpose of his second African trip. Moreover, to ...
( Category: Russian & Former Soviet Union September 6,2019 )
epub |eng | 2013-10-16 | Author:Karl Schlogel [Schlogel, Karl]

Figure 20.1 Advertisement for sausages in the Guide to the City of Moscow ‘None of this would be worth mentioning were it not for the fact that these advertising images ...
( Category: Russian & Former Soviet Union September 5,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Beebe, George

In the years leading up to the Pearl Harbor attack, the United States had put Japan under increasingly severe economic pressure in response to Japanese military conquests and expansionist policies ...
( Category: Russian & Former Soviet Union September 4,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Samuel A. Greene;Graeme B. Robertson;

A NORMAL DAY When it comes to politics, Andrei is both vociferous and vociferously uninterested. Looking ahead to the 2018 presidential elections, he told us he planned to go to ...
( Category: Russian & Former Soviet Union August 30,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Mark Galeotti

Chapter 6: Putin Is Risk-Averse, Not a Macho Adventurer Being one of Putin’s bodyguards can make your career. The head of his security detail, Viktor Zolotov, was appointed in 2016 ...
( Category: Russian & Former Soviet Union August 24,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Anders Aslund;

Year Global Financial Integrity: Licit and illicit IMF: Capital flight 1994 20 16.7 1995 0 4 1996 20.3 25 1997 0.9 22.3 1998 57.2 26.8 1999 21.4 22 2000 15.6 ...
( Category: Russian & Former Soviet Union August 24,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-03-12 | Author:William J Burns

For most of the Russian elite, still intoxicated by an unexpectedly rapid revival of Great Power status, the world around them is full of tactical opportunities. America is distracted and ...
( Category: Diplomacy August 3,2019 )
epub |eng | 2014-06-27 | Author:Benson Bobrick [Bobrick, Benson]

* * * * These details are translated from Kurbsky’s subsequent History of Ivan’s reign. † Makary had written to Ivan at Kazan: “If the Tsar’s heart is in the ...
( Category: Russian & Former Soviet Union August 3,2019 )
epub |eng | 2014-10-19 | Author:Mary Elise Sarotte [Sarotte, Mary Elise]

CONCLUSION The 2 + 4 treaty was done. There was a signing ceremony in Moscow on September 12. Shortly thereafter, the four powers would formally relinquish their occupation rights, and ...
( Category: Russian & Former Soviet Union August 2,2019 )
epub |eng | 2018-10-31 | Author:Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn

Mr. Solzhenitsyn delivered this speech in New York City at a luncheon which was given in his honor by the AFL-CIO and hosted by Lane Kirkland, the union’s secretary-treasurer. [JULY ...
( Category: Fascism August 2,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Michael Wolff

* * * While Trump was disrupting—or acting out at—the NATO summit, Bannon teamed up with Hannity to go to London, hoping to catch a ride on Hannity’s plane. Bannon ...
( Category: U.S. Presidents July 24,2019 )
epub |eng | 2018-12-13 | Author:Lillis, Joanna;

Polina-apa (apa is a respectful term of address for older women, loosely ‘elder sister’) has no memories of the Aardakh, but the traumatic story was passed down by her mother ...
( Category: Russian & Former Soviet Union July 15,2019 )