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Russia and the US: What Next?

May 9, 2018 @ 5:30 pm

The Kremlin’s actions following the nerve agent poisoning of Yulia and Sergei Skripal in Britain show Russia is intent on boosting its obstruction of the liberal world order following its invasion of Ukraine, bombing in Syria and interference in Western elections. With Vladimir Putin’s recent re-anointment as Russian president and U.S. midterm elections approaching, how vulnerable is U.S. democracy and what should we expect from the Kremlin as talk in Moscow turns to the main political question: What comes after Putin?Please join us for a panel discussion to discuss these issues. Doors open at 5 p.m., light refreshments will be served. Speakers: **Gregory Feifer (Moderator), Journalist and Author **Allan Lichtman, AU School of Public Affairs, Distinguished Professor **Alina Polyakova, Brookings Institution, David M. Rubenstein fellow **Marvin Kalb, Brookings Institution, Nonresident Senior Fellow, Foreign Policy WHEN: Wednesday, May 9 5:30 pm WHERE: Carnegie Endowment for International Peace 1779 Massachusetts Avenue, NW 1st Floor Washington, DC FOR MORE INFORMATION: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/russia-and-the-us-what-next-tickets-45143127309?aff=es2

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Date:
May 9, 2018
Time:
5:30 pm