'The Thirteenth International Sakharov Conference, organized in Vilnius on May 18-19, 2023, was fully dedicated to post-war Ukraine. Although it might seem strange to organize such a...Read more
“There is currently one country which certainly is engaged in cancelling Russian culture. And that country is Russia itself.”
St Antony's alumna Professor Julie Curtis...Read more
'As with Russia’s past interventions, the intention seems to be to present an assortment of claims to different audiences, a scattergun approach, hoping some will gain traction, even offer...Read more
'What Kyiv least needs at the moment is a blundering intervention by a well-meaning Argentinian who speaks with the supreme authority of the Holy See'
Recent praise by Pope...Read more
'Chernihiv is very much a civilian city... This is part of Russia trying to erase Ukrainian cultural identity'
Bethany Elliott discusses the Russian drone strike on...Read more
'Russia currently needs to enlist more men to its armed forces. The country has already squandered tens of thousands of lives in its disastrous war in Ukraine – including many of those...Read more
'Russian imperial politics in relation to Ukraine is based on the denial of the very existence of Ukrainian culture, Ukrainian language, and Ukrainian statehood, as Putin also proclaimed...Read more
“They tried peacefully through elections, through protests, to defend their right to a European future, a democratic future. They voted against Lukanshenko. But in response, they were...Read more
'Prigozhin was Putin's puppet... Putin was astonished that the puppet could turn out to be the puppeteer'
RESC Emeritus Professor Robert Service discusses Putin, Prigozhin...Read more
'Nearly forty years after Gordievsky's defection, the Chief of the Secret Intelligence Service Sir Richard Moore made an unprecedented intervention, openly calling for Russians "appalled"...Read more