Tag: Russian television

Are Russian Attitudes on Ukraine Shifting Away from War Toward Conflict Resolution?

June 30, 2014

Staunton, June 29 – Russian attitudes toward Ukraine are appear to be shifting in response both to changes in the Kremlin’s approach and to changes in the coverage Moscow television has given to them. Only a few weeks ago, both were beating the drums for war; now, they are talking about finding a way to […]

Moscow TV Threatening Stability of Post-Soviet States, Mitrokhin Says

April 9, 2014

Staunton, April 9 – Russia has dispatched a large number of marginal, even extremist, nationalists to Ukraine to whip up nationalist sentiment among ethnic Russians there, but these groups have succeeded only because of the destructive role that Russian television is playing among Russian speakers there and elsewhere, according to Nikolay Mitrokhin. In almost every […]