VENUE:

Russia’s Long Shadow and the Future of Europe

February 24, 2022 | 10:00 am to 11:00 am | Orbis

About the Event

Russia casts a long shadow over European security: the crisis in Ukraine, recent moves in Belarus and Kazakhstan, incidents in the Black and Baltic Seas, the question of energy dependence, fracture points in the European Union and NATO, and long-term implications of the partnership between Moscow and Beijing. Join two leading specialists and commentators on European and Eurasian affairs, both featured in the spring 2022 issue of Orbis, to move beyond the headlines and assess the future direction of Russian policy--and the trans-Atlantic response.
 
To learn more about OrbisFPRI's quarterly journal of world affairs, please click here.
 
To read Michael Ryan and Valbona Zeneli's piece in Orbis, "America is Back. Is Europe Back Too?" click here.
 
To read Andreas Umland's piece in Orbis, "Germany’s Russia Policy in Light of the Ukraine Conflict: Interdependence Theory and Ostpolitik" click here.

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Speakers

Andreas Umland

Andreas Umland - Andreas Umland, Dr. phil., Ph.D., is Research Fellow at the Stockholm Centre for Eastern European Studies at the Swedish Institute of International Affairs, and Associate Professor of Political Science at the National University of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy.

Valbona Zeneli

Valbona Zeneli - Valbona Zeneli is the Chair of the Strategic Initiatives Department at the George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies.

Nikolas K. Gvosdev

Nikolas K. Gvosdev - Nikolas Gvosdev is the Editor of Orbis: FPRI's Journal of World Affairs and a Senior Fellow in FPRI's Eurasia Program.