KEW talks

Continuity, criticism and scepticism. Polish and German look at Russia

Episode Summary

Poland does not expect much change in relationships with Russia. Maria Domańska, Senior Fellow Center for Eastern Studies underlines that Kremlin's aggressive foreign politics primarily serves domestic purposes. Fabian Burkhardt from Leibniz Institute for East and Southeast European Studies notes that Germany is at the crossroads due to the end of the era of Angela Merkel. Nonetheless he expects continuity mixed with scepticism resulting from German disappointment in Russia.

Episode Notes

The podcast  was recorded during a Polish-German roundtable organised by the College of Eastern Europe.