Anders Åslund: ”Western advocates of appeasement need a crash course in Putinology”

”Neither diehard liberals nor realist truly understand Putin, many still assume he has his country’s national interest at heart. Nothing could be further from the truth”. Anders Åslund, senior fellow at Stockholm Free World Forum, depiction of Putin published on the Atlantic Council’s website is a cold reminder of the regime Putin has constructed.

You can read his article in its entirety here.