In the fifty-ninth edition of the Russian Newspapers Monitor, Professor Filip Kovacevic discusses the articles from four Russian newspapers: Izvestia, Nezavisimaya Gazeta, RBK, and Sovetskaya Rossiya. He discusses Vladimir Putin’s announcement of his candidacy for the March 2018 presidential election and examines the current anti-Russian political trends in Europe. In addition, Professor Kovacevic looks at the possible threats to the recent oil price deal made by the OPEC+ countries in Vienna and discusses the critique of the latest TV interview given by the Russian neo-liberal prime minister Dmitry Medvedev. Do not miss this exclusive edition of the Russian Newspapers Monitor!
Izvestia – December 7, 2017
Nezavisimaya Gazeta – December 4, 2017
RBK – December 1, 2017
Sovetskaya Rossiya – December 2, 2017