克格勃石油

莫斯科——

说到俄罗斯,关键一点须谨记在心:不管看到什么表象,本质永远不会有真改变。建筑,时尚,政体(至少名义上),可能会变,但是国家的核心,俄罗斯的秘密警察政体时期的财富,永远不会脱离表象。

现今,克格勃的现代版,联邦安全局(the Federal Security Bureau ,简称FSB)掌管着俄罗斯能源经济,就像当初克格勃经营着苏联能源一样,也是自上而下的管理模式,能源经济总是从属于国家政治需要。现任俄总理普京(Vladimir Putin)从2000年出任总统以来,该国巨大的能源财富就变得越来越集中在政府手中。而控制着世界主要天然气经济的实际部门就是联邦安全局。

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