Monday, June 14, 2021
This event will be held virtually as a Zoom webinar (register here) and streamed via YouTube Live. Join us for a meeting of the New York-Russia Public Policy Series, jointly hosted by the Harriman Institute at Columbia University and the New York University Jordan Center for the Advanced Study of Russia. Our expert panel of professionals from journalism, academia, and the human rights community will discuss the forced landing of a Ryanair flight by Belarusian authorities and coerced detention of dissent journalist Roman Protasevich, and what implications the incident will have for US and EU relations with Belarus and Moscow.
Tuesday, June 15, 2021
This event will be held virtually as a Zoom webinar (register here) and streamed via YouTube Live. The Harriman Institute, the Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies, and Eurasianet present a panel discussion with of scholars and practitioners/diplomats who will discuss the new situation and its implications for the region and international involvement. Featuring speakers Leyla Aliyeva (Oxford School for Global and Area Studies), Carrey Cavanaugh (U.S. Ambassador [retired]; University of Kentucky), Gerard Libaridian (former Deputy Foreign Minister of Armenia), and Thomas de Waal (Carnegie Europe). Moderated by Justin Burke (Eurasianet), Alexander Cooley (Harriman Institute), and Nargis Kassenova (Davis Center).