In the twenty-first edition of the Russian Newspapers Monitor, Professor Filip Kovacevic discusses articles from three Russian newspapers: Izvestia, Nezavisimaya Gazeta, and Rossiyskaya Gazeta. He discusses Russia’s paying the last Soviet Union debts, the Pentagon-Russian Ministry of Defense war of words, U.S. Vice President Michael Pence’s speech at the 2017 Munich Security Conference, the sudden death of the Russian ambassador to the U.N., Vitaly Churkin, and new Russian weapons and military technologies.
Izvestia – February 17, 2017
Nezavisimaya Gazeta – February 17, 2017
Nezavisimaya Gazeta – February 20, 2017
Izvestia – February 21, 2017
Rossiyskaya Gazeta – February 22, 2017