World without Russia – Institute of Modern Russia
The war unleashed by Vladimir Putin in Ukraine will have grave consequences for Russia—political, economic, cultural. However, contrary to the Kremlin’s thinking, Russia’s importance on the world stage, which is being rapidly reconsidered today, is in fact not so great. Modern Russia is beginning to fade into the past.
March 16, 2022: after 26 years of membership Russia was expelled from Council of Europe, and Russian flag was . Фото: Telegram-channel of Novaya Gazeta.
Just a few years ago, speaking in the propaganda documentary “World Order 2018” by journalist Vladimir Solovyov, based on the canons of Joseph Goebbels, Vladimir Putin talked about Russia’s right to respond to a nuclear strike without feeling pity for the soon-to-be-annihilated world. “As a citizen of Russia and the head of the Russian state,” the president said, “I want to ask myself the question: ‘Why do we need such a world if Russia is…