Day: May 21, 2009

Deals and deterrents

Jamestown’s Eurasia blog has the condensed summary of a recent interview with Jamestown senior analyst Pavel Felgenhauer on topics that include U.S.-Russian relations under the Obama administration, the controversy surrounding the pending sale of S-300 advanced air defence systems to Iran by Russia, and the role played in it by the UAV deal with Israel,  the pace and content of the military reforms undertaken by Russia’s Defence Minister Serdyukov, and the possibilty of a  resumption of hostilities in Georgia.