Vladimir Yevtushenkov

Andrey Piontkovsky: Putin plans to play poker, not chess (1)

Russian president Vladimir Putin intends to blackmail the West with a nuclear weapon. So says Russian policy expert Andrey Piontkovsky. He reasons that...

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...