Kolahtivatko pakotteet omaan nilkkaan? 'Putinista tulossa Kiinan vasalli'
Ilta-Sanomat
Saara Tunturi, Jaana Oksanen

Programme Director Mika Aaltola and Senior Research Fellow Elina Sinkkonen commented on the sanctions in Ilta-Sanomat on August 8th. According to Aaltola, Putin’s ability to act risky in politics might hit his own regime¬†every now and then. Sinkkonen said that the sanctions make China even more important to Russia as an energy customer than before.