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Kazakhstan Announces New Economic Policy to Avoid Another Crisis

November 21, 2014

On November 11, Kazakhstani President Nursultan Nazarbayev made a pre-announced televised address to the nation. Since 1997, the president annually addresses the two chambers of parliament at the beginning of the calendar year,...

Category: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Home Page, Economics, Domestic/Social, Central Asia, Kazakhstan , Europe, Ukraine, Russia

Another Clash Reported Between Security Forces and Rebels in Chechnya

November 21, 2014

As he has done for years, Chechen leader Ramzan Kadyrov was the first to announce the latest government operation against rebel militants in Chechnya. Kadyrov stated on his personal Instagram webpage that government forces had...

Category: Eurasia Daily Monitor, North Caucasus Analysis, Home Page, Domestic/Social, Military/Security, Terrorism, The Caucasus, North Caucasus , Russia

Conflicts Involving North Caucasians Erupt Inside Russian Army

November 20, 2014

The tradition of North Caucasus mountaineers serving in the Russian army goes back 150 years. In the 1870s, the Russian Empire tried to tie the mountaineers to the Russian system of governance by forming ethnic-based volunteer...

Category: Eurasia Daily Monitor, North Caucasus Analysis, Home Page, Domestic/Social, Military/Security, The Caucasus, North Caucasus , Russia

Government’s Inability to Resolve Dagestan’s Problems Gives Rise to Muslim Capitalist Class

November 19, 2014

As Russia’s economic stagnation reverberates in the North Caucasus, the regional elites have begun to scramble for local resources. An uncharacteristically open discussion erupted in Dagestan’s republican parliament in...

Category: Eurasia Daily Monitor, North Caucasus Analysis, Home Page, Domestic/Social, Economics, The Caucasus, North Caucasus , Russia

Would Kyiv Create a Crimean Tatar Battalion?

November 18, 2014

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko and Mustafa Cemilev, the longtime leader of the Crimean Tatar national movement who now serves as the presidential plenipotentiary representative for Crimean Tatar affairs, have been...

Category: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Home Page, Featured, Domestic/Social, Military/Security, Europe, Ukraine, Crimea, Russia

Protecting the Motherland: Russia’s Counter–Color Revolution Military Doctrine

November 18, 2014

President Vladimir Putin’s order to revise Russia’s 2010 Military Doctrine by the end of this year prompted speculation in the Russian media and raised varying opinions about the revision process’s possible motives and its...

Category: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Home Page, Military/Security, Domestic/Social, Russia

Battle Over Names of Republics and Titles of Governors Erupts in Russia’s Volga Region

November 17, 2014

Tatarstan remains the only republic in the Russian Federation whose governor has the official title of president. The Kremlin has insisted that there be only one president in the country—the president of the Russian...

Category: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Home Page, Domestic/Social, Elite, Russia, Middle Volga, North Caucasus Analysis

Russia Holds First ‘Unity Day’ Celebrations in Annexed Crimea

November 14, 2014

Since the Russian government instituted a new holiday in 2005, ostensibly to promote patriotism and celebrate the 1612 liberation of Moscow from Polish forces, nationalists have commandeered this “Unity Day” holiday, which takes...

Category: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Home Page, Domestic/Social, Europe, Ukraine, Crimea, Russia

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