Editor; Head, New Europe Desk at Aska News agency (Italy).
Previous positions: correspondent in Moscow for the Italian daily Il Messaggero (1990–1995); Special correspondent, coordinator, Analysis programme, Euronews – Great Britain, France (1997–2001); Diplomatic correspondent, Apcom News Agency (2001–2005); Head, New Europe desk, TM-News press agency (till recently).
Research interests: Russia and the Caucasus; Russia and Ukraine; foreign affairs.
Selected publications: “Chechnya, the words to understand”.
Recently published an e-book about the crisis in Ukraine (Ukraine, anatomy of an earthquake).
Regularly contributes to a number of publications, including Limes, the main Italian geo-political magazine, and analytic programs.