‘Chechnya and Vladimir Putin’s Rise to Power’

January 29, 2015

Director’s Commentary: The Litvinenko Inquiry

Dr. Andrew Foxall
Dr Andrew Foxall, Director of the Russia Studies Centre at The Henry Jackson Society, provides commentary on the inquiry into the death of Alexander Litvinenko. The long-awaited public inquiry into the death, in November 2006, of the Russian dissident Alexander Litvinenko ...
Editorial
January 21, 2015
Terrorism & Security

Are Russia’s Black Widows Spreading?

Dr. Andrew Foxall
Originally posted in World Affairs Obscured by the attacks in Paris a day later, the January 6th suicide bomb attack in Istanbul was nonetheless a significant one. It was not the first terrorist attack to be carried out by a Russian ...
January 20, 2015
Nuclear Weapons

The Arms Race

Henry Jackson Society
This is the fourth in a series of guest publications and translations which The Henry Jackson Society is producing by arrangement with Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty.   This publication was written by Vladimir Voronov, a Russian investigative journalist, ...
December 1, 2014
Democracy & Development

Who’s Blowing Up Russia?

Henry Jackson Society
This is the third in a series of guest publications and translations which The Henry Jackson Society is producing by arrangement with Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty.   This publication was written by Vladimir Voronov, a Russian investigative journalist, ...
November 16, 2014
Democracy & Development

Crimea, Chechnya and Putin’s Double Standards

Dr. Andrew Foxall
Originally published in The Moscow Times ‘In his speech at last month’s annual Valdai Club meeting, President Vladimir Putin accused the West of ”double standards” in Ukraine. This is nothing new. Putin has habitually spoken of the West’s double standards since he first came to power. Those wishing to understand ...

Dr Alan Mendoza examines Putin’s tactics on BBC News

Dr. Andrew Foxall on CNBC discussing consequences of Russian support in eastern Ukraine

Dr. Andrew Foxall on France 24 discussing Russian convoys

Friends with Putin for the money, and so

Originally published in Svoboda.org (Russian language publication) ‘Inspite of the rapid cooling of Russian-British relations in connection ...

Dr Andrew Foxall on BBC Newsnight

Putin and the Prince of Darkness: Revealed: the web of links between Peter Mandelson’s shadowy global consultancy firm and the billionaire power brokers of Putin’s Russia

Originally published in The Daily Mail ‘With its white marble floors and wood-panelled walls, the prestigious building just north of ...

The high seize! Calls to grab boats of Putin’s billionaire pals

Originally published in The Sun ‘UK-based oligarchs’ plans to spend summer aboard their superyachts could be scuppered after mounting ...

Yacht’s the way to send the oligarchs a message: Calls grow to impound Russian billionaires’ luxury boats in protest at shooting down of MH17

Originally published in The Daily Mail ‘The luxury superyachts of billionaire oligarchs could be seized as part of a squeeze on Vladimir ...

How should Britain approach sanctions on Russian oligarchs?

Originally published in Channel 4 News ‘The shooting down of Flight MH15 over Ukraine has supposedly changed London’s relationship ...

Cameron under pressure to punish Putin oligarchs

Originally published in the Telegraph ‘David Cameron was under growing pressure yesterday to impose financial sanctions on oligarchs with ...