War in Ukraine: How Russia and its oligarchs avoid sanctions

This episode turns to the world of sanctions and how the west can make use of this powerful economic tool

Audio Published 28 July 2022 23 minute listen

How have western financial institutions created loopholes for the Russian elite? Are sanctions truly enforceable on oligarchs with a strong foothold in cities like London? What is Putin’s role in all of this? Find out the answers in this new installment of our podcast mini-series.

This episode was produced by David Dargahi of Earshot Strategies on behalf of Chatham House.