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BMB Russia: Weekly Columns #12

Fabrice Deprez is a weekly columnist on Russian politics for BMB Russia. Following are the columns published in BMB Russia’s daily newsletter from March to May 2020. Subscribe to BMB Russia & Ukraine here. May 7 Between a raging coronavirus epidemic, a sick Prime minister, low oil prices and polls pointing at rising skepticism towards ...

BMB Russia: Weekly Columns #11

Fabrice Deprez is a weekly columnist on Russian politics for BMB Russia. Following are the columns published in BMB Russia’s daily newsletter from January to March 2020. Subscribe to BMB Russia & Ukraine here. March 12 In January 2020, Vladimir Putin told the Federal Assembly (both the Duma and Federation Council) that constitutional changes should ...

BMB Russia: Weekly Columns #10

Fabrice Deprez is a weekly columnist on Russian politics for BMB Russia. Following are the columns published in BMB Russia’s daily newsletter from October to December 2019. Subscribe to BMB Russia & Ukraine here. December 19 The traditional end-of-the-year wave of gubernatorial resignations started, as we reported in the Monday issue. Let’s look at one ...

BMB Russia: Weekly Columns #9

Fabrice Deprez is a weekly columnist on Russian politics for BMB Russia. Following are the columns published in BMB Russia’s daily newsletter from July to October 2019. Subscribe to BMB Russia & Ukraine here. October 17 The Kremlin is looking at the potential creation of a “green party” as an answer to the rising ecological ...

BMB Russia: Weekly Columns #6

Fabrice Deprez is a weekly columnist on Russian politics for BMB Russia. Following are the columns published in BMB Russia’s daily newsletter from the end of January 2019 to early March. Issues discussed in this period include: March 7th: the upcoming election of Saint Petersburg’s governor is attracting a lot of attention. February 28th: Polling ...

BMB Russia: Weekly Columns #2

Fabrice Deprez is a weekly columnist on Russian politics for BMB Russia. Following are the columns published in BMB Russia’s daily newsletter from early June to late July. The issues discussed in this time frame were: July 26th: Putin finally speaks on the pension reform; the Kremlin wants regional authorities to react more quickly to “negative events”; ...