Aleksey Gromyko, the Head of Centre for British Studies in the Institute of Europe

A major diplomatic standoff between Russia and Britain is expected as London formally responds to Moscow’s refusal to extradite Andrey Lugovoy, the move which has angered the UK government. The Head of UK foreign office David Miliband has outlined to parliament the measures against Russia.

How will the British response affect Russo-British relations? To answer this question, our guest today is the Head of Centre for British Studies in the Institute of Europe - Aleksey Gromyko.