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Sabine Fischer

Sabine Fischer

Senior Fellow at Stiftung Wissenschaft und Politik

Dr Sabine Fischer is a Senior Fellow at the German Institute for International and Security Studies (SWP) in Berlin. From 2019 to 2021, she worked in Moscow as a team leader of the Public Diplomacy, EU and Russia project. Previously, Dr Fischer was the Head of the Eastern Europe and Eurasia Research Division at the SWP (2012-18) and a Senior Research Fellow at the European Union Institute for Security Studies in Paris (2007-12). Her research focuses on Russian foreign policy and domestic politics, Russia’s war against Ukraine, and other unresolved conflicts in the region. Her latest publications include Diplomacy in the Context of Russia’s Invasion of Ukraine. Continuation of War by other Means (SWP Comment, 2023/53) and Die chauvinistische Bedrohung. Russlands Kriege und Europas Antworten (Ullstein, 2023). 
Updated: August 24, 2021