Leven aan de rand van Koude Oorlog

Putin and the West are engaged in an aggressive geopolitical chess game reminiscent of the Cold War. The Russian exclave of Kaliningrad between Poland and Lithuania is a new frontline.

The print and digital feature Living on the brink of the Cold War (Leven aan de rand van Koude Oorlog) for the independent Dutch weekly news magazine. Full report in Dutch is available here.


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Coen van de Ven

Journalist at The Caravans Journal