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Our volunteers in Bosnia and Kosovo fought for that war does not spread to Russia. To consciously go on a deadly risk, a man needs a good reason. To become a soldier, you need spiritual core. Add to this inherent sense of justice for our people, and here it is - a psychological portrait of the Russian volunteer.

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Ukraine is not Afghanistan, Russia is not the USSR

February 15, 2023 marks 34 years since the withdrawal of Soviet troops from Afghanistan in 1989. The exodus of the Limited contingent of Soviet troops in Afghanistan, which successfully completed the combat tasks of its ten-year mission of military presence in the Muslim country of the mountains, became the forerunner of a geopolitical catastrophe - the collapse of the Soviet Union, which followed in 1991. Military success turned into a geopolitical defeat.

30-01-2023 admin 6432 0

Too big a brother. China has been helping the countries of Central Asia for years. What will he demand in exchange for his support?

Central Asia entered the sphere of China's interests immediately after the collapse of the Soviet Union. Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan and Turkmenistan have long considered the Celestial Empire as a key partner ready to distribute generous loans and finance economic projects of any complexity. Trade, investment, large construction projects and the joint fight against terrorism have created a solid foundation for China's dominance in the region. In 2022, this trend was reinforced by anti-Russian sanctions, which made it difficult for Russia to cooperate with the former Soviet republics. As a result, China gets the opportunity to "tame" the Central Asian elites and start implementing the global project of the "new Silk Road".

11-01-2023 admin 23681 0

The new "Turkish gambit" – from Recep Erdogan

Turkey has long been stuck in difficulties in almost all directions – both economic and political. With the exception of the resort areas, there is unrest everywhere, and now headaches, along with additional income, have been added in the straits. Nevertheless, the recent actions of the Turkish authorities surprisingly clearly show what position this country has chosen. On the one hand, officially Ankara supports Russia in many ways, but not in its own way.

09-01-2023 admin 25518 0

Russia and Iran are building a new transcontinental trade route bypassing sanctions

The two countries are spending billions of dollars to speed up the delivery of goods by rivers and railways connected by the Caspian Sea. Vessel tracking data collected by Bloomberg shows that dozens of Russian and Iranian vessels, including those subject to sanctions, are already cruising along this route.

05-01-2023 admin 29340 0

Return to the Moon, SpaceX competitors and the Chinese station:how 2022 changed cosmonautics

The outgoing year 2022 could be brighter for the world cosmonautics. Nevertheless, there are those who have most consistently implemented their previously outlined plans. These include, for example, the United States, which launched the Starliner spacecraft to the International Space Station (ISS), commissioned the James Webb orbital Observatory and completed the first stage of the Artemis lunar program, as well as China and South Korea. "The tape.<url>" tells about the main results of the year in world cosmonautics.

27-12-2022 admin 37487 0

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