October 29, 2023

Women Leaders: Short Cuts – Unpredictability Prevails

Short Cuts: Unpredictability Prevails

The third week after the Hamas attack on Israel, the third week of ongoing war in Israel and Gaza not just on the battlefield, but also on social media, the third week of Europe not dealing with war in the Middle East and Ukraine — the third week of spiralling disorder.

Olga Oliker, Program Director, Europe and Central Asia at International Crisis Group joins Ilana Bet-El to analyse developments, and bring some significant insights on the Russian position, the war on social media, the problems in the US and the irrelevance of Europe.

What can we expect from U.S foreign policy? What role do diasporas around the world play in this conflict? Does President Vladimir Putin enjoy the chaos and helplessness of the EU? Why does the EU continue to struggle to express a voice? And what of world order?

This episode was recorded on Saturday, October 28, 2023

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This episode features:

Ilana Bet-El

Ilana Bet-El

WIIS Advisor

Olga Oliker

Olga Oliker

Program Director Europe and Central Asia - International Crisis Group



Music: Free from copyright
Production: Florence Ferrando

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