The good news over the weekend is that Russia has pulled out of the Akhalkalaki base in Georgia. The bad news is that all of the equipment is now parked in Armenia.
With friends like these, who needs an oil field?
The floor of the Moscow Metro with a sweet candy coating. It's irreverent, cogent, and produced by contributers who are Eurasian area specialists. Just because the Kremlin denied it does not make us wrong.