Russia now. Impressions after the Valdai meetings

22 September, Russian News & Information Agency Novosti Washington Bureau, Washington D.C.

Leading experts - members of the Valdai club Angela Stent and Clifford Gaddy will share their impressions after the meetings with President Medvedev, Prime Minister Putin, Minister of Foreign Affairs Lavrov, Vice PM Shuvalov, President's Economic Aid Dvorkovitch, and other top officials in Moscow, Yakutsk and Yaroslavl.

Angela Stent - Director, Center for Eurasian, Russian and East European Studies, Georgetown School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University.

Clifford Gaddy - Senior Fellow, Foreign Policy, Global Economy and Development, Brookings Institution.

Moderator - Svetlana Babaeva, US Bureau Chief, RIA Novosti.

The Valdai club is an informal club organized six years ago by the Council for Foreign and Defense Policy and RIA Novosti.

For further information, please, contact Svetlana Babaeva (Novosti.dc@gmail.com) by Monday, September 21, 7:00 PM.

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