Foreign Policy Research Institute A Nation Must Think Before it Acts Two Years In: What’s Next for Russia’s War in Ukraine?

Two Years In: What’s Next for Russia’s War in Ukraine?

January 22, 2024 | 1:00 pm | Eurasia Program

About the Event

The war in Ukraine has entered what Ukrainian Chief of Defense Valery Zaluzhny has called a "positional" phase, with neither side able to make meaningful offensive progress.

Join FPRI's Rob Lee and Bob Hamilton as they discuss how the war reached this point and where it may go from here. This event will trace the changes in Ukrainian and Russian strategies over the course of the war, and how each side defines victory now. Will Russia win by outlasting not Kyiv but its Western backers? Can Western aid deliver a Ukrainian victory, and if so, how? Is there a technological breakthrough on the horizon, which would change the military balance?

Join us to discuss these questions and more.


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Robert E. Hamilton

Robert E. Hamilton - Colonel (Retired) Robert E. Hamilton, Ph.D., is the Head of Research at the Foreign Policy Research Institute's Eurasia Program and an Associate Professor of Eurasian Studies at the U.S. Army War College.

Rob Lee

Rob Lee - Rob Lee is a Senior Fellow in FPRI's Eurasia Program.

Maia Otarashvili

Maia Otarashvili - Maia Otarashvili is the Director of the Eurasia Program at the Foreign Policy Research Institute. ; Moderator