Political Climate in Russia

The panelists talked about the political situation in Russia and U.S.-Russia relations. They discussed the implications of the arrest… read more

The panelists talked about the political situation in Russia and U.S.-Russia relations. They discussed the implications of the arrest of billionaire Russian businessman Mikhail Khodorkovsky, including whether or not the arrest represented a retreat from economic reform. They also talked about the political unrest in the republic of Georgia, which had forced the resignation of Georgian President Eduard Shevardnadze. Following opening remarks and a discussion, the panelists responded to questions from the audience. Mr. Nessen moderated the panel until the arrival of Mr. Steinberg. Ms. Hill and Mr. Gaddy are the co-authors of Siberian Curse: How Communist Planners Left Russia Out in the Cold, published by the Brookings Institution. close

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  • Clifford Gaddy Economist Brookings Institution
  • Fiona Hill Fellow Brookings Institution->Foreign Policy Studies Program
  • Blake Marshall Vice President U.S.-Russia Business Council->Policy Development and Research
  • Ronald H. Nessen Vice President Brookings Institution->Communications
  • James B. Steinberg Vice President and Director Brookings Institution->Foreign Policy Studies Program
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Political Climate in Russia

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Program ID:
179280-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Nov 25, 2003
Last Aired:
Nov 26, 2003

Airing Details

  • Nov 25, 2003 | 10:04am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 25, 2003 | 6:15pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 25, 2003 | 9:21pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 26, 2003 | 12:12am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 26, 2003 | 3:03am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 26, 2003 | 6:57am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 26, 2003 | 3:29pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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