Moscow Defense Brief

#3 (29), 2012


CONTENTS


International Relations

Afghanistan: Expectations and Reality


Defense Industries

Yak-130: New Russiaís Most Successful Aircraft

President Putinís Defense Industry Decisions since Inauguration


Arms Trade

Russian Arms Exports: the Golden Age is Over?

Russian Air Force Begins Importing Aircraft and Helicopters


Armed Forces

Tajikistanís Armed Forces

Chinaís Growing Military Activity in Tibet and Rising Tensions with India


Facts & Figures

Russian Military Appointments and Resignations in January-May 2012

Brief Review of Russian Defense Procurement in April-May 2012


Our Authors


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