Jemimah Hudson is the Senior Analyst and Head of Former Soviet Union Reportingt at Falanx Assynt, based in London, focusing on the Former Soviet Union and the Middle East. Prior to working at Falanx Assynt, she worked in Crisis and Security Consulting. She holds an MA from UCL’s School of Slavonic and East European Studies in History and Russian.
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