Belarus: Situation In the Field of National Security and Defense as of November 2015

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Key issues: achievements of and plans for the national missile program; cancellation of Lukashenka’s visit to Russia; personnel decisions in defense and law enforcement agencies; meeting on the development of law enforcement agencies under the Lukashenka’s chairmanship; and security cooperation within the CIS. (PDF) Andrei Porotnikov

Belarus: Situation In the Field of National Security and Defense as of October 2015

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Situation in the field of national security and defense of Belarus is analyzed as of October 2015, including the Minsk position on the establishing of a Russian military air base; the results of the meeting of the the Board of State Military and Industrial Committee of Belarus; the situation in the military-industrial complex; and international cooperation in the field of security and defense. (PDF) Andrei Porotnikov

Положение в области национальной безопасности и обороны Беларуси: октябрь 2015 г.

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Положение в области национальной безопасности и обороны Беларуси по состоянию на октябрь 2015 г., включая позицию Минска относительно создания российской авиабазы; результаты заседания коллегии Государственного военно-промышленного комитета; ситуацию в ВПК; международное сотрудничество в области безопасности и обороны. (PDF) Андрей Поротников, руководитель аналитического проекта Belarus Security Blog.

Security and Defense Sector Reform in Ukraine: lessons learned and perspective

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The process of SDSR in Ukraine is characterized by own special features related to obtaining practical experience, both positive and negative one, in addressing current threats and challenges to the national security. The above experience requires urgent consideration in the common practice of SDSR, including in other East European countries being in the area of immediate interests of the Kremlin. This paper was presented at the 9th International Scientific Conference “Secure Slovakia in the Euro-Atlantic Region” held in Kosice, Slovak Republic, 12-13 November 2015. (PDF) Oleksandr Tytarchuk

Белорусский фактор и региональная безопасность

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Чтобы реально оценить роль, а тем более возможное влияние белорусского фактора на вопросы безопасности в Балто-Черноморском регионе, необходимо помнить о Региональной группировке войск Беларуси и России. (PDF) Роман Яковлевский

Security and Defense Sector Reform in Ukraine

This food-for-thought paper was distributed on behalf of the EESRI Coordinators among the participants of the OSCE-wide Conference on Security Sector Governance and Reform held in Belgrade (Republic of Serbia) on April 21, 2015. (PDF) EESRI Board of Coordinators