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Nicolai N. Petro


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Nicolai N. Petro is professor of politics at the University of Rhode Island. His books include Ukraine in Crisis (2017), Crafting Democracy (2004), and The Rebirth of Russian Democracy (1995). He has written for a wide variety of newspapers and is a frequent contributor to The National Interest and The Nation. His website is

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