I've met enough KGB colonels in my life.
It's quite difficult for me to imagine my life without chess.
Women, by their nature, are not exceptional chess players: they are not great fighters.
There are many ways of showing your protest and discontent without the actions of Kremlin.
I think our chances are not looking great today but the only way to fail for me is just not to try.
Russian Parliament today is a bunch of puppets that just fall in with the instructions from Kremlin.
I think Russians today have a distorted picture of capitalism, liberal democracy and market economy.
I think Russian people are learning that democracy is not an alien thing; it's not a western invention.
It was not about losing my mental power; it's about not feeling good about my contribution to the game.