Tag: capital flight

Putin’s Nuclear Bluster Shows He Doesn’t Understand World has Changed, Moscow Writer Says

October 29, 2014

Staunton, October 29 – Vladimir Putin’s nuclear bluster reflects his conviction that the world is still as it was before he annexed Crimea: that Western governments will tolerate anything he says or does because their foreign policies are driven by fundamental business interests which want to make a profit in Russia, according to Mikhail Fishman. […]

Moscow to Block Five Million Russian Citizens from Traveling Abroad

May 27, 2014

Staunton, May 27 – The Moscow and Western media have devoted enormous attention to the few dozen Russian officials who have been blocked from visiting a few countries in the West, but they have largely ignored the terrifying plans of the Putin regime to keep some five million Russian citizens from travelling outside the Russian […]