Marius Laurinavičius EN

The case of Yevtushenkov: One more look at Russia through the prism of clan battles

In the last essay of the series “Putin’s Russia” , I discussed the long efforts of Yevgeny Primakov’s clan to turn Ukraine ’s conflict in the...

Primakov clan’s trap for the West or a little about Putin’s peace roadmap

In the last essay of the “ Putin’s Russia ” series we have reviewed the assumptions that suggest that namely Rogozin’s clan was the main architect...

What's behind Russia's peace plan for Ukraine?

Even the groups within Russia 's ruling elite that used to advocate open war with Ukraine are warming up to the possibility of peace talks, says political...

Would Russia be a different country without Putin? (1)

If Russian President Vladimir Putin were replaced by another politician in the Kremlin , Russia 's foreign policy would not change, most Lithuanians think.

Dmitry Rogozin’s clan: Visionaries and executors behind aggression towards Ukraine (1)

Researching the role, actions and interests of various most powerful officials of the Russian government can provide a gilmse into something more than just...