Discussion

What does Russia want?

 

Join Andrew Neil and a special guest panel for an in-depth discussion about Russia’s people, politics, economy and how the West should deal with the newly re-elected Vladimir Putin.

Speakers

Andrew Neil

Andrew Neil

Chair

Chairman of The Spectator Magazine Group

Ksenia Sobchak

Ksenia Sobchak

Russian presidential candidate, TV anchor, journalist, socialite and actress

Oksana Boyko

Oksana Boyko

RT presenter, a Russian international television network funded by the Russian government

Sir Roderic Lyne

Sir Roderic Lyne

former British Ambassador to the Russian Federation from 2000 to 2004

Vladimir Pozner

Vladimir Pozner

Journalist, author and documentary film maker

Owen Matthews

Owen Matthews

Owen Matthews, writer, historian and journalist. His first book, Stalin's Children, was shortlisted for the 2008 Guardian First Books Award, the Orwell Prize for political writing, and France's Prix Medicis Etranger.

Mark Galeotti

Mark Galeotti

Senior Researcher at the Institute of International Relations Prague, whose latest book is 'The Vory: Russia's super-mafia'

Venue

Emmanuel Centre, 9-23 Marsham Street, Westminster