With the dismissal of a powerful oligarch, the president may have created a potential political competitor and disrupted the pro-West alliance.
Mar 26, 2015 | 13:02 GMT
Russia plans to bolster its Pacific naval forces over the next decade, but funding constraints will force it to carefully prioritize spending.
Mar 25, 2015 | 09:16 GMT
The risk of instability does not seriously threaten the government's survival, but it will force Ashgabat to act more cautiously in its foreign policy.
Mar 24, 2015 | 09:00 GMT