Bust trust? Ernst Joerg von Studnitz, former German ambassador to Russia
In 2014, German Chancellor Angela Merkel reportedly told her American counterpart that the Russian president was living in another world, referring to the vast gap between the perceptions of Putin and the West of what was taking place in Ukraine and, more broadly, within the international system. Five years on, whose perception is proving more accurate? To discuss this, Oksana is joined by Ernst Joerg von Studnitz, former German ambassador to Russia.