Russia's Homegrown Insurgency
Author: Stephen J Blank, Svante E Cornell, Gordon M Hahn, Sergey Markedonov
Strategic Studies Institute of the US Army War College (SSI)
The three papers offered in this monograph provide a detailed analysis of the insurgency and counterinsurgency campaigns being conducted by Islamist rebels against Russia in the North Caucasus.
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16 Nov 2011
Central Asia-Caucasus Analyst Vol 13, No 21
Author: Richard Weitz, Dmitry Shlapentokh, Kevin Daniel Leahy, Alexander Sodiqov, Georgiy Voloshin, Maka Gurgenidze, Joldosh Osmonov, Erkin Akhmadov
Central Asia-Caucasus Institute and Silk Road Studies Program (CACI-SRSP)
This issue of the Central Asia-Caucasus Analyst includes analytical articles and field reports on security issues facing the Central Asia-Caucasus region in November 2011.
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4 Nov 2011
Russian Political, Economic, and Security Issues and US Interests
Author: Jim Nichol
Congressional Research Service (CRS)
Russia is a potentially important trading partner. Russia is the only country in the world with a greater range and scope of natural resources than the United States, including vast oil and gas reserves.
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The North Caucasus: Russia’s Internal Abroad?
Author: Alexey Malashenko
Carnegie Moscow Center
Although the North Caucasus remains economically and politically a part of Russia, the internal situation there is increasingly regulated by the region’s own local traditions.
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