Spring 2014

Ukraine: How WIll it affect East/west relations? Speed bump or major rift?

To discuss the current events unfolding within Ukraine and what impact they will have on relations between Russia and the West, the Minnesota Peace Initiative invited a group of panelists to take part in a conversation on the issue.

The panelists included in this forum are Eric Schwartz, the Dean of Humphrey School of Public Affairs, Tom Hanson, Program Secretary of the St. Paul-Minneapolis Committee on Foreign Relations, and the Introduction was done by John Mazis, Professor of Western European and Russian Studies at Hamline University.