Nikolaus von Twickel

Editor /​ Project Manager Russia

Foto: Stefan Lengsfeld


T +49 30 — 25 09 58 68



Nikolaus worked as a jour­nalist in Russia for a long time, first as a reporter and deputy news editor of the “Moscow Times”, later as a cor­re­spon­dent for Deutsche Presse-Agentur. In 2015/​​16, he worked for the OSCE observer mission in Donetsk/​​Ukraine and has been writing a regular newslet­ter for DRA e.V. about the “People’s Republics” of eastern Ukraine ever since. Together with Thomas de Waal he is co-author of the book “Beyond Frozen Conflict” (CEPS, 2020).