Rüdiger von Fritsch

Portrait Rüdiger von Fritsch
Rüdiger von Fritsch [© Gottfried Stoppel]

born 1953 in Siegen, is a retired German diplomat. He was vice president of the Federal Intelligence Service from 2004–2007, and Germany’s ambassador to Russia from 2014–2019. Most recently, he presented his analysis on Putin’s war on Ukraine, which included his predictions for the near future of Europe, Ukraine, and Russia’s imperial aspirations.

Date: 2022