Syria and Libya were two countries where Russia's involvement in civil wars and alleged employment of Wagner Group proxies were most visible.
By ushering in the end of the Soviet Union, the Belavezha Accords also brought an end to the Cold War.
Commercial capacities of private intelligence companies increased with “the war on terror” doctrine as formulated by the United States after 9/11.
This is especially true in regard to the impact of Anka-S and Bayraktar TB2 armed drones on the Syrian regime forces during Operation Spring Shield in early 2020, which stimulated debates among scholars, observers, and professionals in defense and security circles regarding the future of drones and warfare in general.
Read: Russia-Ukraine Crisis: War at the Door or Another Russian Roar?It has also been stressed that the platform is not a single event but has been conceived as a complex, multidimensional, and decentralized framework with an extremely broad ambit of activities.
By striking outward, it provides a show of force and a deterrent to local protests, while trying to create a unified external enemy.
The Eastern European interest in Baykar’s UAVs has become more salient after the second Nagorno-Karabagh War in 2020.
” The 24-page document also warns that Russia “remains determined to enhance its global influence and play a disruptive role on the world stage.
he Azeri crushing military defeat of (pro)Armenian forces in the Second Karabakh War (September 27–November 9, 2020) resulted in Turkey’s surging popularity not only in Azerbaijan but also across the entire Turkic-speaking world.
All we know is that business is booming because when you need something absolutely, positively done in war, you call the private sector.
covert war against NATO ally Turkey gained a new dimension when U.
A recent Gallup poll showed that 41% of Americans surveyed had unfavorable opinions toward Russia and 23% consider Russia one of the U.
uring the Cold War era, the Soviet Union was a staunch ally of India, with Moscow viewing the sub-continent nation as a bulwark against China and a cornerstone to expanding its empire into the Asia Pacific region, where the U.
Russia has warned that Ukraine joining NATO would not solve the issue of the Donbass and would further complicate the situation.
Russian troops were closest to capturing Istanbul during the Russian-Ottoman wars of 1828-1829 and 1877-1878, but these plans were not destined to materialize.
Afterwards, the Senate will be able to vote if it would seek to call witnesses in the trials, a key demand made by Democrats who want to see several top current and former officials take the stand, including former National Security Advisor John Bolton, and Acting Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney.