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The Week Ahead In Russia podcast dissects significant developments and upcoming events in Moscow and beyond. It's hosted each Monday by Steve Gutterman, author of RFE/RL's The Week In Russia newsletter, and features a rotating panel of guests.

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The Week Ahead In Russia podcast dissects significant developments and upcoming events in Moscow and beyond. It's hosted each Monday by Steve Gutterman, author of RFE/RL's The Week In Russia newsletter, and features a rotating panel of guests.

    Podcast: COVID-19 And The 'Dictatorship Of Law' - April 06, 2020

    Podcast: COVID-19 And The 'Dictatorship Of Law' - April 06, 2020

    There are dire warnings from human rights groups who are concerned that, globally, governments may use the coronavirus pandemic as a pretext to crack down on dissent -- or crack down further. Is that what the Kremlin is doing? Or are legal actions linked to COVID-19 likely to be temporary? And has the health crisis brought any letup in unrelated prosecutions? RFE/RL senior correspondent Robert Coalson joins host Steve Gutterman to discuss.

    • 12 min
    Podcast: The COVID-19 Response: What's Going On? - March 30, 2020

    Podcast: The COVID-19 Response: What's Going On? - March 30, 2020

    All of a sudden, Moscow is under lockdown and residents are told they will soon need the state's permission to leave their homes. Amid concerns about the response to the COVID-19 pandemic, there is talk of confusion behind the scenes. What's going on? Current Time Executive Editor Kiryl Sukhotski joins host Steve Gutterman to discuss.

    • 10 min
    Podcast: COVID-19 & The View From Moscow - March 23, 2020

    Podcast: COVID-19 & The View From Moscow - March 23, 2020

    It’s a strange new world, but the strangeness varies from city to city and country to country amid the global COVID-19 pandemic. RFE/RL Moscow correspondent Matthew Luxmoore joins host Steve Gutterman to discuss the measures and the mood in the Russian capital.

    • 13 min
    Podcast: The Constitution And The Coronavirus - March 16, 2020

    Podcast: The Constitution And The Coronavirus - March 16, 2020

    Russia’s Constitutional Court faces perhaps its biggest decision ever – but there’s zero suspense, with the court all but certain to approve an amendment enabling President Vladimir Putin to seek reelection in 2024 and beyond. Meanwhile, Russia is stepping up measures against the coronavirus. Will they work? RFE/RL senior correspondent Mike Eckel joins host Steve Gutterman to discuss.

    • 19 min
    Podcast: MH17, The Constitution, And A Showdown Over Oil - March 09, 2020

    Podcast: MH17, The Constitution, And A Showdown Over Oil - March 09, 2020

    The MH17 trial gets under way in the Netherlands and constitutional amendments advance in Russia, while a surprise move by Moscow roils world oil markets and presents risks for the Kremlin. RFE/RL senior correspondent Robert Coalson joins host Steve Gutterman to discuss.

    • 13 min
    Podcast: Tension With Turkey And A Trial In The Hague - March 02, 2020

    Podcast: Tension With Turkey And A Trial In The Hague - March 02, 2020

    A new round of tension between Russia and Turkey has erupted over the war in Syria, and an upcoming trial in the Netherlands will put Russia in the spotlight again over the downing of Flight MH17. Current Time Executive Editor Kiryl Sukhotski joins host Steve Gutterman to discuss what’s at stake.

    • 17 min

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