Articles by Konstantin Makiyenko



Rogozin's New Patriotic Post

Dmitry Rogozin, Russia's leading self-proclaimed patriot and its former envoy to NATO, was appointed last month as deputy prime minister in charge of overseeing the defense industry. Although his appointment came as a surprise to most observers, there had been several signs that this was coming.

Solving the Drone Deficiency

Whenever there is a discussion about why Russia's military is less technologically advanced than the United States, the conversation usually centers on Russia's inability to produce its own drones.

These Sanctions Have Bigger Targets

The sanctions may cause problems for the Superjet 100 project. Substantial losses for both sides are more likely than ever before.