With speakers Andrei Soldatov and Irina Borogan
A session of the Focus on Russia Lecture Series co-chaired by Carol Saivetz and Elizabeth Wood
Andrei Soldatov is a Russian investigative journalist and Russian security services expert
Irina Borogan is a Russian investigative journalist
Together they are co-founders and editors of the Agentura.Ru website. Their most recent book is The Compatriots: The Brutal and Chaotic History of Russia's Exiles, Émigrés, and Agents Abroad. Their other books include: The New Nobility: The Restoration of Russia's Security State and the Enduring Legacy of the KGB and The Red Web: The Struggle Between Russia's Digital Dictators and the New Online Revolutionaries.
Their recent book The Compatriots will be signed and sold at the event.
A transcript of the event is available at http://bit.ly/KremlinsGlobalOutreachTranscript
Co-sponsors: MIT Center for International Studies (CIS), MIT Security Studies Program (SSP), MISTI MIT-Russia
Event held on Thursday, October 24, 2019 at 4:30pm to 6:00pm
at MIT Building E15, 070 Bartos Theater
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