Li Lifan and Raffaello Pantucci discuss the options facing Central Asian countries as Russia attempts to draw them into its fledgling Eurasian Union. Li Lifan is an Associate Research Professor at the Shanghai Academy of Social Sciences. Raffaello Pantucci is a Senior Research Fellow at the Royal United Services Institute (RUSI).
UK-China Strategic Communication Initiative
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