Michael Kazianov, 64, who was prime minister from 2000 to 2004, estimates that the war will last two years before moving to the opposition for reconciliation between Moscow and the West.
“Putin is not him”
He explains that three days before the invasion, when Vladimir Putin invited members of his Security Council to a televised meeting, he finally understood. “When I saw this meeting of the Russian Security Council, yes, I finally understood that there would be a war.”
“I know these people, and looking at them, I can see that Putin is not ClinicallyBut politics, ”he added.
According to his former prime minister, the Russian president – a 69 – year – old former KGB agent – has created an organization based on punishment and fear since he came to power in 2000. An organization that “operated in a cynical and brutal manner,” more than that The last stages of the Soviet Union “, He decides.
“Basically, this is a KGB-like organization based on total impunity. It is clear that they do not expect to be punished,” Mikhail Kazianov continued.
Other states are under threat
“If Ukraine falls, the The Baltic states will be next In the list, warns the opponent. He emphasized that the decision was not a signal of a formal antitrust inquiry into Vladimir Putin, but rather a signal of a formal antitrust inquiry into Ukraine’s acceptance of regional concessions in exchange for peace.
“What would Putin have done to deserve this?” “This is a very practical position. I think it is a mistake and I hope the West will not follow this path.”
Democracy is a horizon
Mikhail Kasiyanov thinks that in the post-Putin era, democratic elections will eventually be organized. I firmly believe that Russia will return to the path of building a democratic state. But he argues it will take a decade to “decommunize” and “depoutinize” the country.
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