Power Vertical Podcast at CEPA, Episode 5

He leads a regime that plays by its own rules. He’s been called a spoiler, a rogue, and a global troll. But Vladimir Putin’s international misbehavior also invokes a tactic as old as warfare itself – that of a raider.

On this week’s Power Vertical Podcast, we look at raiding as a strategy and a tactic in the Kremlin’s playbook. Host Brian Whitmore, director of the CEPA Russia Program, is joined by CEPA Senior Fellow Donald N. Jensen and military analyst Michael Kofman of the CNA Corporation.

Photo: Kremlin.ru

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Brian Whitmore

Brian Whitmore is Director of the Russia Program at the Center for European Policy Analysis. Before joining CEPA he was Senior Russia Analyst at Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty. He also worked as a foreign correspondent for The Boston Globe in Moscow and Prague; as a graduate instructor in the Department of Government and International Studies at the University of South Carolina; and as a visiting lecturer in the History Faculty at Mechnikov National University in Odessa, Ukraine and the International Relations Faculty at St. Petersburg State University.

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June 22, 2018

The Power Vertical is a CEPA podcast covering the Kremlin for Kremlin watchers. All opinions are those of the guests and do not necessarily represent the position or views of the institutions they represent or the Center for European Policy Analysis.