Sibylline Insight Series

Sibylline Podcast – Russia – Europe: Implications Of The Skripal Attack And Putin Election Victory

March 22, 2018

Tensions between Putin’s Kremlin and the UK are peaking following the 4 March nerve agent attack on Sergey Skripal in Salisbury, England; whilst Putin’s election victory heralds an anticipated broad continuation of existing trends.

In this podcast, we look at how these two events have shaped the security and operating environment in Russia, and impacted our global outlook.

Key points include:

  • Analysis of the elections and the meaning of Putin’s victory.
  • The threat to UK and Western firms operating in Russia following the Skripal attack, in particular to longstanding challenges associated with operating in Russia.
  • The long term outlook

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