Tag: Andrei Piontkovsky

To Maintain Himself in Power, Putin Will Continue to Maneuver on Ukraine, Piontkovsky Says

July 28, 2014

Staunton, July 23 – To the dismay of some and the surprise of others, Vladimir Putin used the Russian Security Council meeting July 22 to signal that he has no intention of changing course on Ukraine but instead will continue to maneuver, now stepping up his aggression and now portraying himself as a peacemaker, according […]

Putin Regime Has No Challengers But is ‘Liquidating’ Itself, Piontkovsky Says

July 4, 2014

Staunton, July 4 – Vladimir Putin has eliminated challengers to his regime by integrating some within it and repressing those beyond it, but despite that achievement, his “regime is engaged in its own liquidation” and those who do not like what he has been doing must search each other out online and be ready for […]