Tag: Kremlin intrigue

Behind the Scenes in the Kremlin: Toward a Dictatorship or a ‘Shadow Government’?

November 17, 2014

Staunton, VA – November 17, 2014 Some Moscow commentators say that sanctions and the worsening condition of the Russian economy is creating a Hobbesian world within the Russian elites around Putin, with some arguing the Kremlin leader must move toward an open dictatorship and others suggesting “a shadow government” is already taking shape. Obviously, such […]

Russia’s Elite Must Confront Putin on Ukraine, Albats Says

July 28, 2014

Staunton, July 23 – Those with access to Putin’s ear must convince him to change course now, before he crosses a line from which there is no return, because if such people who are now called an elite prove to be only a bunch of “greedy and frightened” people and do not do so, they […]