Bulletin No. 2 (66) 2021


Bulletin No. 2 (66) 2021 

Table of contents 

Navalny’s Arrest
    A Special Operation
    Attitudes Within Russian Elite
Nationwide Protests On 23 January
    The Kremlin’s Strategy
    The Social dimension

Government Personnel Change
    Mishustin Tightens His Grip On The Cabinet
    A New Job For Mikhail Babich
The Growing Role Of Dmitry Kozak

Russia-U.S. Relations
    Russia Begins Withdrawal From Open Skies Treaty
    Hopes and Fears for a Biden Presidency

In Brief
    (i) Just Russia Set To Merge With For Truth
    (ii) Kiriyenko’s Plans For The State Duma


Next bulletin issued on 9 February 2021.


Writing and analysis: Tatiana Stanovaya

Editing: Howard Amos, Mario Schnider


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