Alexander Nekrassov

Alexander Nekrassov

Politics

Turkey won't lose any sleep over Russia's harsh words

Downing of Russian plane may finally push members of the anti-ISIL coalition to better coordinate their operations.

Turkey won't lose any sleep over Russia's harsh words

Politics

Putin is back - but where's Obama?

Russians once again sleep in comfort with the knowledge that their leader is safe and sound.

Putin is back - but where's Obama?

Opinion

The not-so-simple murder of Boris Nemtsov

Vladimir Putin had little reason to have Boris Nemtsov killed, let alone at the Kremlin's doorstep.

The not-so-simple murder of Boris Nemtsov

Politics

The ceasefire in East Ukraine won't last long

Only in the la la land of power politics can the fighting in Ukraine cease in a matter of days.

The ceasefire in East Ukraine won't last long

Politics

Dead man's tales

Why would the Kremlin seek to erase Alexander Litvinenko, a small-time former KGB man?

Dead man's tales

Syria's Civil War

Little hope for Moscow's Syrian talks

This round of Syrian talks may give 'people's diplomacy' a chance.

Little hope for Moscow's Syrian talks

Opinion

A Russian bank and French nationalism

No word on why the bank gave the loan to France's National Front party - but why shouldn't it?

A Russian bank and French nationalism

Politics

Finally, a G20 summit worth writing about

Putin is not going to lose any sleep over what he heard in Brisbane from his western counterparts co

Finally, a G20 summit worth writing about

Politics

The staggering failure of US-trained foreign troops

Why the mainstream US media hasn't gone for the juicy bone that is the obvious corruption in the US military.

The staggering failure of US-trained foreign troops

War & Conflict

Why the spooks keep getting it wrong

Is an over-reliance on electronic surveillance why intelligence-gathering is failing both the West a

Why the spooks keep getting it wrong

Politics

West v Russia: Propaganda war rages on

Are the old mouthpieces of the Cold War going through a renaissance these days?

West v Russia: Propaganda war rages on

War & Conflict

Russia: We warned the Americans about Islamic State

Russian officials fear regional war may turn into a world war.

Russia: We warned the Americans about Islamic State