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RT published this video item, entitled “CrossTalk on Russia: After COVID” – below is their description.
At St. Petersburg Economic Forum Peter Lavelle and his guests discuss global economy. How has it changed since Covid? Who are the winners? Who are the losers? What are the challenges and opportunities?
CrossTalking with Yaroslav Lissovolik and Alexis Rodzianko.
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