By Jared Samuelson
Dr. Ian Ralby joins the program to discuss Russia’s weaponization of food chains, responses to sanctions, what China stands to gain from the invasion of Ukraine, and more. Dr. Ralby is a maritime lawyer and recognized maritime security expert.
1. “Ukraine is Not Enough: Just the Beginning of Russia’s Assault on the World,” by Dr. Ian Ralby, Dr. David Soud and Rohini Ralby, Irconsilium.com, February 25, 2022.
2. “Why the U.S. Needs to Act Fast to Prevent Russia from Weaponizing Food Supply Chains,” by Dr. Ian Ralby, Dr. David Soud and Rohini Ralby, Politico, February 27, 2022.
3. I.R. Consilium.
4. Putin hails $117.5 bln of China deal as Russia squares off with West, by Vladimir Soldatkin and Chen Aizhu, Reuters, February 4, 2022.
5. China Welcomes Russian Oil Tankers with Alternative Payment Methods, by Chen Aizhu, Reuters, March 4, 2022.
Jared Samuelson is Co-Host and Executive Producer of the Sea Control podcast. Contact him at Seacontrol@cimsec.org.
This episode was edited and produced by Joshua Groover.