Reporter at the Moscow Times, previously, worked for RIA Novosti in Moscow and other media outlets both in Russia and abroad, including the Gazeta.ru, GlobalRus and The Canadian. He provides commentaries to the leading Russian media sources and holds a Ph.D. in history from the Russian Academy of Sciences.
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