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Policy Brief no. 81: Russia is strongly boosting its military presence in Syria


Some U.S. intelligence analysts say that “Russia is preparing to insert combat aircraft into Syria”, possibly in order to launch airstrikes against the radical groups fighting against the Assad regime (which is an important regional ally of the Kremlin). We already know, the same open source is reporting, that “in a development that caught U.S. […]

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Policy Paper No.3: Former U.S. Ambassador to Moscow: Russia alone is fully responsible for the Ukrainian request to join NATO

Jack Matlock

Jack Matlock, former U.S. Ambassador to USSR, declares, speaking about Kiev’s decision to pursue, as quickly as possible, full NATO membership, that “it is current Russian action, not Western policy or desire, that is creating an incentive in both Ukraine and NATO for Ukrainian membership”. Matlock, who served as U.S. ambassador to USSR – and […]

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