Podcast: Calculated Clampdowns In Russia And Belarus?
With attention drawn away to numerous hotspots outside Russia, police cracked down on persistent protests in the Far Eastern city of Khabarovsk. And in Belarus, analysts wonder whether Moscow had a hand in Alyaksandr Lukashenka’s unusual meeting with jailed opponents, which came before the violent dispersal of street protests and hundreds of arrests. RFE/RL senior correspondent Merhat Sharipzhan joins host Steve Gutterman to discuss.
October 26, 2020
Podcast: Street Protests And Strikes In Belarus
October 05, 2020
Podcast: Will The Russian Military Muscle In On Belarus?
September 28, 2020
Podcast: A Suspected Poisoning, A Quest For The Truth
September 21, 2020
Podcast: Politics, Poison, And The State Duma Elections
September 14, 2020
Podcast: Elections In Russia And A Meeting With Lukashenka