Russian Revanchism & Nord Stream II: A Candid Conversation with Five European Parliamentary Speakers

Sponsored by American Foreign Policy Council
Senate Hart Building Room 902
June 27, 2018 - 12:00 PM

On June 27, the American Foreign Policy Council (AFPC) will host a lunchtime briefing, featuring presentations and a discussion with the heads of parliaments of Ukraine, Georgia, Moldova, and Lithuania. Representing countries that are in the zone of direct military threat from revanchist Russia, the speakers will discuss the complex security situation in Central and Eastern Europe as a result of the Russian Federation’s long-term aggressive policies. They will also address the threat posed by Russia’s Nord Stream II pipeline and its implications for U.S. policy in the region.

Mr. Andriy Parubiy
Speaker of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine

Mr. Irakli Kobakhidze
Chairman of the Parliament of Georgia

Mr. Adam Bielan
Deputy Senate Marshal (Speaker) of the Senate of the Republic of Poland

Mr. Andrian Candu
President of the Parliament of Moldova

Mr. Viktoras Pranckietis
Speaker of the Seimas of the Republic of Lithuania
Herman Pirchner, Jr.
President, American Foreign Policy Council


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Related Categories: Europe; Russia; Democracy & Governance; Russia and Eurasia Program; Ukraine

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