In October 2018, the Modern War Institute joined with the Center on National Security at Fordham Law to host a symposium that tackled the question of what policy options the United States government should pursue in Ukraine. Guests included senior officials from the United States, the United Kingdom, Canada, the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe, and more. Videos of the panels and discussions can be viewed below.



Karen J. Greenberg
Gen. (ret) John Abizaid


Ukraine Challenges and Priorities

Gen. (ret) Sir Nick Parker
Jill Sinclair
Dr. Ulana Suprun
Moderator: David Kramer


From Protesters to Fighters: A View from the Ground

Anna Kovalenko
Oleg Khomenok
Alexander Hug
Moderator: Karen J. Greenberg


Luncheon Session

Jennifer Indig
Evgeny Afineevsky


Proxy War: Russia’s Actions in Ukraine

Lt. General Ben Hodges
Anders Åslund
Andy Greenberg
Moderator: Glen E. Howard


The Way Forward: What’s the Sustainable Endgame?

Jill Sinclair
Eugene Fishel
Michael Kofman
Moderator: Col. Liam Collins

Closing Remarks: Gen. (ret) John Abizaid and US Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovich

Recap: Karen J. Greenberg