Mark Galeotti - 22 January 2018
Russia is being weaponised to justify big-ticket buys for the UK military, yet there’s little talk of what Moscow thinks matters.
Mark Galeotti - 16 October 2017
Those who argue that reform must take second place to military victory are in effect cheerleading for the kleptocrats.
Mark Galeotti - 25 May 2017
If sanctions are considered not to be working, then the answer is not to lift them, but to strengthen them.
Mark Galeotti - 24 March 2017
Contrary to recent claims, Russia's defence budget has not been slashed for 2017.
Mark Galeotti - 17 January 2017
The long-distance bromance may founder when its principals actually get to meet.
Mark Galeotti - 27 December 2016
Mark Galeotti's op-ed on how Russia aims to divide, distract, dismay and dominate neighbours with 'heavy metal diplomacy'.
Mark Galeotti - 21 November 2016
Rather than trying to duplicate NATO, the EU should instead focus on 'hybrid defence'.
Mark Galeotti - 10 October 2016
Russia's brutality in Aleppo reflects Moscow’s perspective on warfighting, its military capabilities, and its sense of threat.
Mark Galeotti - 19 September 2016
If true, this would be a serious shift in policy, reflecting a dawning awareness on Putin’s part that his old strategies for governing Russia are looking increasingly ineffective.
Mark Galeotti - 17 August 2016
At a time when Russia is heading into renewed turbulence, he appears determined to ensure he has none around him willing to express uncomfortable truths.
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