Columbia University in the City of New York

Harriman Institute's

Latest News
Kimberly Marten on the Possible Fate of the Wagner Group
October 19, 2023

Kimberly Marten writes on what might happen to the Wagner Group for the Russian Analytical Digest, an online policy-relevant journal based in a cooperative set of European institutions (Oct. 18. 2023).


It is too early to predict exactly what will happen to the Wagner Group forces that are currently deployed abroad. This article considers several Russian paramilitary groups that might be alternative hosts for former Wagnerites—including Redut and Konvoy, among others—and their associated commercial and force-based activities.

Marten’s piece begins on page 12.


Read the text