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    I’m Dr Mark Youngman, and I help professionals respond to the challenges posed by modern Russia

    I am an independent researcher, OSINT analyst, and former academic who provides rigorous, evidence-based research and analysis.

    My goal is to help you understand and respond to the threats and challenges that Russian actors pose in the fields of security, foreign policy, domestic politics, or the economy.

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