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is hosting its inaugural discussion panel!

Topic: A recent public inquiry found that Alexander Litvinenko’s assassination in London was probably a personal order of Vladimir Putin. Does this put a strain on foreign relations between Russia and the UK?


 Edward Lucas, senior editor at the Economist. Lucas witnessed the final years of the Cold War, the fall of the Iron Curtain and the collapse of the Soviet Empire

in conversation with

Oliver Bullough, freelance journalist and published author, writing for the Guardian, the New York Times, formerly employed by Reuters Moscow Bureau

25th of February, 19:00 – 21:00, Bloomsbury, London

The event will be followed by a drinks reception.

If you have an interest in attending the event, please Contact Us, stating your name and affiliation.

Alternatively, you can email us at to express interest.

The NEP Team


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