Charles Davidson, KI’s Executive Director, met with Lithuania’s foreign minister in Vilnius to discuss a coordinated pushback against kleptocratic autocracies.
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On October 19, KI hosted a discussion of the threats posed by kleptocracy to the Baltics, Eastern Europe, and Ukraine.
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China’s former domestic security chief is sentenced to life in prison, Gazprom gets more time to prepare a defense against anti-trust charges, and Russia increases its military presence in the Baltic Sea