Last quote by Alexey Malashenko
It's very important for Putin and the Kremlin to form a leading role in the world because the domestic situation, the economy, is very poor. So that's why he badly needs to position Russia as a huge power with national interests everywhere including in the Middle East.
This page is completely dedicated to what Alexey Malashenko has to say. All of Alexey Malashenko’s quotes are organized here by date and topic. The most recent quote attributed to Alexey Malashenko came from an article called Russia’s Mideast Actions Show Bid for Superpower Status: “There is a Soviet tradition of being there. A lot of men within the Russian political elite, they will never forget about the Soviet presence there.”.
Quotes by Alexey Malashenko
Jan 21 2017
There is a Soviet tradition of being there. A lot of men within the Russian political elite, they will never forget about the Soviet presence there.
Jan 17 2017
One single Syria is not enough. That's why we need one more state for the Russian presence not only in Syria but generally in the Middle East. Libya is a convenient territory for it. It's complete chaos and you can always say that Russia helps to fight terrorism.
Dec 30 2013
Nobody knows who it is, even at the Federal Security Service – the FSB – otherwise they would have announced it, or at least given hints, to cover themselves (for not having advanced warning). And the fact that the attackers are unknown is the most important thing here. The terrorists' goal is to show they still exist, they're strong and they can strike anyone, and even give Russia's President a slap in the face just before New Year.
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