In Moscow, CCI delegates met with Mikhail Gorbachev, ballistics expert Vladimir Kozin, foreign policy expert Andrei Kortunov, journalist Dmitri Babich and TV celebrity Vladimir Pozner to discuss areas of US and Russian concern.
In Yalta, Simferopol and Sevastopol city officials, school children, Simferopol’s Rotary Club, university students, journalists and many others gave perspectives on Crimea’s 2014 referendum and Western sanctions, extended by the EU to 2018.
In St.Petersburg entrepreneurs, opposition politicians, and educators shared their hopes for more cooperative work in the future.
Sharon Tennison’s website further describes her work:
The attached photo is during our meeting with Mikhail Gorbachev: