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Can Europe give up Russian gas? View expressed in the geopolitical news summary are those of the reporters and correspondents. Accessed on 28 April 2022, 2037 UTC. Content provided by email subscription to "BBC World Service." Source:  https://mail.google.com/mail/u/0/?tab=rm&ogbl#inbox/FMfcgzGpFgqmzVqhmMPfrQXHrphNprhL Thanks for joining us today. Russ Roberts (https://www.hawaiigeopoliticalnews.com).     Can Europe give up Russian gas? The war in Ukraine has highlighted how dependent energy systems across Europe have become on natural gas supplies from Russia. With sanctions beginning to bite, and the Kremlin threatening retaliatory financial and logistical action, how hard will it be for European countries to find alternative solutions for their energy demands? 'Revenues from Europe are paying for Mr Putin's war' Reports and updates from the Global News Podcast     What does 'net zero' actually mean? Plenty of world leaders have pledged their countri

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Whose support can the Kremlin count on? Views expressed in this geopolitical news summary are those of the reporters and correspondents. Accessed on 01 April 2022, 0700 UTC. Content supplied by email subscription to "BBC World Service." Source:   Whose support can the Kremlin still count on? - kh6jrm@gmail.com - Gmail (google.com) Please click link or scroll down to read your selections. Thanks for joining us today. Russ Roberts (https://www.hawaiigeopoliticalnews.com).   Having difficulty reading this email?  View it online       Whose support can the Kremlin count on? While many Western powers reacted to Russia's invasion of Ukraine with anger and severe economic sanctions, other countries have been considerably less vocal in their response. Who could Vladimir Putin turn to for support as the impact of sanctions deepens? Has the US's foreign policy focus created "vacuums" that Russia can exploit? And which leaders might be viewing the conflict as an opport