Moscow Defense Brief

#2 (12), 2008


CONTENTS


Domestic Policy

Rites of Spring in the Defense Industry Complex

Urbi et Orbi: Military Parades on Red Square


International Policy

Recent Evolution of Russian-American Relations

Nagorno-Karabakh: Shift in the Military Balance

The Rise and Fall of Georgia’s UAVs


International Cooperation

Thales Group in Russia


Industrial Policy

Maiden Flight of the SSJ-100


Arms Trade

Russia on the Arms Market of Sub-Saharan Africa


Facts & Figures

Export Contracts of Warships From Russian Shipyards 1992 – 2007

Russian Arms Trade in the First Half of 2008


Our Authors


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