As part of this year’s Image of Russia: Mighty Slavic Brother or Hungry Bear Nextdoor?, we are bringing you a new series of interviews on the image of Russia in the CEE and Western Balkans with a wide range of experts who share their insights on the tendencies towards the Kremlin in the region.  

In this episode, Edward Lucas, Senior Fellow at the Center for European Policy Analysis (CEPA), discusses the Kremlin’s attempts to demonise the West in the region. 

Find out more in the video below. 

To read more in the full Image of Russia report, please go here.