International Affairs
6 February 2015 , Volume 71, Number 1

Vladimir Putin claims to lead an oil and gas superpower. But the West's concerns about being held hostage by its energy needs are groundless


Ilya Zaslavskiy

Academy Fellow (2014)


Arctic oil rig 'Prirazlomnaya' in the Barents Sea. Photo: Dmitry Korotayev/Kommersant Photo via Getty Images

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