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Speaker(s): Marie Mendras
Chair: Professor James Hughes

Recorded on 8 January 2008 at Hong Kong Theatre, Clement House

Russia has recovered its self-confidence under Vladimir Putin. But instead of becoming more comfortable with Europe, Russia is tensing up and choosing an aggressive stand-off. Why?

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