Dr Greg Austin has been involved in global security issues for many years and is a Professorial Fellow at the East West Institute, set up to provide links during the cold war.  

“Russia, feels its security has been threatened so it has acted to protect its own interests. At the same time, Russia has also acted to reverse the historical outcome of the collapse of the Soviet Union. There are parts of what President Putin calls historic Russia which ended up outside of the Russian Federatio...

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