Dr. Yuval Weber, the DMGS-Kennan Institute Fellow, discusses the expulsion of Russian diplomats from the United States as well as the domestic ramifications of the tragic Siberian shopping mall fire on BBC World News. Watch the full interview below.

Ronald A. Marks, M.A.

Yuval Weber, Ph.D., is DMGS’s inaugural DMGS-Kennan Institute fellow. Most recently, Dr. Weber taught at Harvard University, where he was a Visiting Assistant Professor in the Department on Government and a Kathryn W. and Shelby Cullom Davis Research Fellow at the Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies. Dr. Weber serves DMGS on leave from National Research University–Higher School of Economics, where he is a tenure-track Assistant Professor in the Faculty of World Economy and International Affairs. His work has appeared in Problems of Post-Communism, International Studies Review, Survival, Cold War Studies, Orbis, and the Washington Post.