Essential Reading to Understand The Headlines

Wednesday, May 4, 2011

Russia Suspicious of US-Romania Missile Deal While Improving Naval Power and Geopolitical Strategy

Russia may counter U.S.-Romanian missile shield deal - lawmaker | RIA Novosti http://bit.ly/kxYHFx

Russia ready to unfold anti-missile umbrella over eastern Europe http://bit.ly/lWV3Vc

European anti-missile system (in Romania) not directed at Russia: U.S. official http://bit.ly/lBthEs

Russia fighting to save arms sales to the Middle East | RIA Novosti http://bit.ly/jtGeUi

US Sucked Into Central Asia Strife? | The Diplomat http://bit.ly/lrDHXV

georgiandaily.com - Putin Promises To Restore Russian Naval Power http://bit.ly/jsuHQ3

Russia to beef up naval forces in Caspian - Monsters and Critics http://bit.ly/iyFJ86

Yanukovych Deems Extension Of Russia's Black Sea Fleet Deployment Enabling Preserve Ukrainian Economy http://bit.ly/jYw1K2

Moscow Aims to Have One of World’s Top Five Militaries | The Foundry http://bit.ly/jdEoYo

Russia unfazed by foreign presence in Central Asia | Russia | RIA Novosti http://bit.ly/jE95vM

Persian Gulf, Central Asia in trade link deal - BusinessWeek http://buswk.co/mR3CFf

Denmark is ace in Russia’s hand, experts say http://bit.ly/msXiaR