COVID-19 takes a growing toll in Russia, with daily new cases exceeding 25,000 and hospitals struggling to cope. In Belarus, Lukashenka meets with the Russian foreign minister -- and then says he won't be president under a new constitution, whenever that might be. Irina Lagunina, director of special projects at RFE/RL's Russian Service, joins host Steve Gutterman to discuss.
Steve Gutterman's Week In Russia
Monday 30 November 2020
What do the election of a pro-EU politician and the defeat of the incumbent, a fan of Russian President Vladimir Putin, mean for Moscow's interests in Moldova? And can Russia's regions cope with the COVID-19 surge? RFE/RL senior correspondent Robert Coalson joins host Steve Gutterman to discuss.
Some of the key developments in Russia over the past week, and some of the takeaways going forward, by the editor of RFE/RL's Russia Desk, Steve Gutterman.