UBC expert explains modern Russia, the cult of Putin and kompromat
As U.S. special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. presidential campaign intensifies, Lisa Sundstrom, associate professor of political science, discusses President Vladimir Putin’s motivations, Russian sentiment and the history of kompromat (Russian for “compromising material”).
Aug 1, 2018
Making sense of the $400 billion China-Russia gas deal
How the massive China-Russia natural gas agreement could impact Canada’s economy and the environment.
May 28, 2014
What’s next for Ukraine?
UBC scholars are available for media analysis of recent election results in Ukraine.
May 12, 2014
UBC experts comment on Ukraine crisis
UBC researchers are available to provide analysis on the escalating crisis in Ukraine.
Feb 24, 2014
From bomb threats to cyber attacks, UBC expert assesses Sochi’s complex threat environment.
Jan 29, 2014