Capping 2015: Russia and its Year of Wars

Author : Andrei Illarionov

Source : 112 Ukraine

Russian economist and former advisor of Vladimir Putin, Andrei Illarionov, presented his version of the "Russia’s results of the Year"
09:51, 25 December 2015

The results of the passing year were published in the Livejournal of Andrei Illarionov.

Nominations 2015 - Year of Three Wars
Event of the year Three wars - with Ukraine, Syria, and Turkey

Main result of the year

The economic crisis caused by military campaigns
Idea of the year Criminal investigation (MH-17, Smolensk, Metrojet, murder of ex- KGB agent Litvinenko and liberal politician Nemtsov, the participation of Russian troops in the war against Ukraine, attack agaisnt journalist Kashin, Russian mafia in Spain)
Anti-idea of the year "Yalta-2" - the creation of a new world order
Law/anti-law of the year Legislative amendments that provide the FSB (Security Service) the right to use firearms against the crowd, as well as women, minors, the disabled.
Event of the year in the inner life of Russia The awarding of the Nobel Prize S.Aleksievich
Event of the year in the international arena Lifting the 40-year-old ban on the export of oil from the United States
Anti-event of the year Murder of opposition leader Boris Nemtsov
Scam of the year

"Minsk-2" agreement

Jest of the year War against ISIS
Confusion of the year Anti-Turkish hysteria
Event of the year in the post-Soviet space  Lithuanian energetic independence, GDP per capita in Kazakhstan is higher than in Russia
Event of the year in the world Europe's demonstration of the ability to overcome various crises
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