Since the beginning of the Russian-Ukrainian war for several months, the tragic war, the stubborn resistance of Ukraine, the displacement of tens of millions of refugees, and the international energy crisis that has worsened as a result of the war have occupied international media coverage. Listening to the public, also began to focus on this war on the other side of the earth.
Many Taiwanese people even felt the same feeling of projecting Ukraine onto Taiwan, and began to cheer for Ukraine and condemn Russia. However, what industry email list is the position and situation of Russia, especially the Russian public, in this war? Even Western media rarely report and discuss the point of view from Russia, let alone the Taiwanese media and public opinion circles that are "pro-Ukraine". There are very few experts in Taiwan who understand Russia.
TV celebrities and Internet opinion leaders have been talking about it for a long time, but few are willing to understand how the more than 140 million people in Russia view this war. The author recently had the honor to have a long talk with a friend who is a senior official of the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs. In order to protect his current position, he published this interview anonymously. This article refers to him as "Ivan". Ivan was born in the civilian system of the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs. He recently held an important position in the Russian embassy in the United States. He has many years of practical experience in US-Russian relations and Russian diplomacy.