The Ukraine-Russia Crisis and U.S. Policy
Wednesday, March 2, 2016
Anita Tuvin Schlechter Auditorium, 7 p.m.
Pifer will address how the crisis between Ukraine and Russia has developed, what it means for the West and the U.S. policy response.
This event is sponsored by the Clarke Forum for Contemporary Issues and co-sponsored by the departments of international studies, political science, history, Russian and the security studies certificate program.
Steven Pifer is a senior fellow at the Brookings Institution, where he focuses on arms control, Ukraine and Russia. A retired Foreign Service officer, his more than 25 years with the State Department included assignments as deputy assistant secretary of state with responsibilities for Russia and Ukraine, U.S. ambassador to Ukraine, and special assistant to the president and senior director for Russia, Ukraine and Eurasia on the National Security Council.
Video of the Lecture
Interview with Steven Pifer and Rehoboth Gesese’ 17, Clarke Forum Student Project Manager