MBK for NBC: Western leaders should understand that Putin is a mafia boss

March 1, 2021

Mikhail Khodorkovsky talked to Bill Neely from NBC News about US Russia relations and how the West should approach President Putin. In the conversation he remarked:

“Western leaders shouldn’t deal with Putin as a leader. They should understand that the man in front of them is a mafia boss, a totalitarian ruler, a godfather.”

Read more and watch interview fragments here.