David Patrikarakos

is a British journalist, author and TV producer. He is a contributing editor at Unherd, covering the Middle East and post-Soviet states.


Cover for: Energy and existence

Energy and existence

PEN Ukraine conversations

With Russia closing its gas pipeline to Europe, predicted economic downturns have hit the markets. Skyrocketing energy bills mean production cuts and job losses, as well as a cold winter ahead. With a feared backlash to the Ukrainian cause, discussion between frontline war journalists contextualizes Russia’s power-play tactics.