Moscow Defense Brief

#2 (20), 2010


CONTENTS


Global Security

The Arms Non-Reduction Treaty


International Relations

Russia?s Middle East Policy: All Tactics, No Strategy

Russia?s Black Sea Fleet Deal with Ukraine ? the Political Aspects


Defense Industries

RAC MiG: Back From the Brink

Iskander-M Missile Triggers Industry Upgrade Program

Russian Defense Procurement in 2009


Arms Trade

Russian Loans for Arms Contracts


Armed Forces

Russia?s Army Reform Enters New Stage


Facts & Figures

Russian Combat Aviation Losses in Armed Conflict Zones in 1999-2010


Our Authors


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