Black Cats in a Dark Room: Moscow’s Denials of Military Involvement in Eastern Ukraine

Publication: Eurasia Daily Monitor Volume: 11 Issue: 75 April 23, 2014 07:07 PM Age: 13 days By: Roger McDermott   Pro-Russian masked gunmen in Donentsk, April 22 (Source: AFP) Denials by Russia’s political-military leadership concerning alleged military involvement in eastern Ukraine are unsurprising and bear a resemblance to the official line on Crimea, until President…

Russia Is Building Diplomatic and Military Tools to Prevent Western Resistance to its Eurasian Union

Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov (Source: RIA Novosti) Publication: Eurasia Daily Monitor Volume: 9 Issue: 226 December 11, 2012 03:06 PM Age: 3 days By: Dumitru Minzarari US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s recent remarks about Russia’s efforts…