Near Abroad

| Oct 5, 2016

The Russian fixation on expanding its sphere of influence over post-Soviet states stems from a historical view of defense, where as much space as possible should be created between potential threats. This view is embedded in Russian political thought, discussed further by Alexander Kliment of the Institute for Global Affairs (IGA).

This video includes references to the Eurasia Group Foundation, now known as the Institute for Global Affairs.

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