FIIA Comment

FIIA Comment 19 (2015)   

No More Marching:
The Kremlin suppresses nationalist movements in order to achieve a like-minded society

Published 5.11.2015

Veera Laine
The Finnish Institute of International Affairs

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The radical nationalists in Russia have become internally divided after the Ukraine crisis, while support for their causes among the wider public has diminished. At the same time, the regime is tightening its grip on the nationalists, indicating that it no longer tolerates political contention.


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