This week on the show: Two Russia experts on Moscow’s Ukraine gambit.
Tensions between the United States and Russia have reached their highest point since the end of the Cold War in recent weeks over Russian President Vladimir Putin’s troop deployment along the Ukrainian border. But will Russia invade Ukraine? Or will the threat of U.S. sanctions deter Putin?
For some clarity, FP Playlist is featuring this week a conversation between FP editor in chief Ravi Agrawal and two Russia experts: Michael McFaul, who served as the U.S. ambassador to Russia from 2012 to 2014, and FP’s own Amy Mackinnon, who covers Russia and the region.
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