Yeah Nah Pasaran! #168 w Isabella Currie on The Wagner Group : July 6, 2023

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This week on Yeah Nah Pasaran! we talk to Isabella Currie [Twitter] about The Wagner Group. Isabella is a PhD student @ La Trobe and her research revolves around the Wagner Group’s role in international relations. We spoke to her about the Group, its operations in Africa and Ukraine, its role in Russian politics, and about its founder, Yevgeny Prigozhin, and his relationship to Putin and his regime.

See also : Exporting Autocracy: Evgenii Prigozhin, the Wagner Group and the Putin Regime’s Scramble for Africa | The rise of Yevgeny Prigozhin: how a one-time food caterer became Vladimir Putin’s biggest threat, Robert Horvath and Isabella Currie, The Conversation, June 26, 2023.

4.30pm, Thursday, July 6, 2023 /// 3CR /// 855AM / streaming live on the 3CR website

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About @ndy

I live in Melbourne, Australia. I like anarchy. I don't like nazis. I enjoy eating pizza and drinking beer. I barrack for the greatest football team on Earth: Collingwood Magpies. The 2024 premiership's a cakewalk for the good old Collingwood.
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