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mentioning Michael McFaulvia Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies
Thursday, June 23, 2022
Michael McFaul, director of Stanford's Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies, and other members of the International Working Group on Russian Sanctions, will speak about and answer questions about the group's two new white papers, "Individual Sanctions Roadmap: Recommendations for Sanctions against the Russian Federation,” and “Strengthening Financial Sanctions against the Russian Federation.”