PODCAST: REVIEW OF 7 YEARS COVERING RUSSIA

In his final Power Vertical podcast for Rferl on 30th March, Brian Whitmore (with Mark Galeotti) looks back over 7 years of covering Russia and what has happened, what was got right and what was got wrong, covering things like the Pussy Riot case, the rise of Aleksei Navalny, the Russian annexation of Crimea and intervention in the Donbas, and Vladimir Putin’s hybrid war on the West.  Always interesting, this perhaps even more so in light of recent developments, putting matters more in perspective and context.  Apparently, the podcast will continue in some form.

https://www.rferl.org/a/podcast-the-farewell-veretical/29134200.html

Author: raytodd2017

Chartered Legal Executive and former senior manager with Isle of Man Customs and Excise, where I was (amongst other things) Sanctions Officer (for UN/EU sanctions), Export Licensing Officer and Manager of the Legal-Library & Collectorate Support Section

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