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‘Rasputitsa’: Why Railways and Roads are Russia’s Achilles’ Heel

Emily Ferris
RUSI Newsbrief, 26 July 2019
International Security Studies, Russia, Domestic Security, Global Security Issues
Ageing railways, poor-quality roads and an inadequate response by the authorities to calls for basic services are the weak underbelly of the Russian infrastructure system.

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Emily Ferris
Research Fellow, Russia and Eurasia

Emily Ferris is a Research Fellow in the International Security Studies department at RUSI, specialising in Russia and Eurasia’s foreign... read more

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