Perhaps more than ever before, Ukraine dominates the news and the domestic political conversation. Despite the ongoing debate, Russia continues to wage an undeclared war in Ukraine, which has led to the death of 13,000 Ukrainians. Additionally, Ukraine’s newly elected president and parliament face considerable challenges and opportunities as they pursue critical reforms and a just peace in eastern Ukraine and Crimea. This bipartisan event is meant to reaffirm US support for Ukraine, as well as to propose key policy recommendations for US lawmakers.
Stronger with allies
Six years on from Ukraine’s Maidan revolution, the Kremlin’s illegal annexation of Crimea, and the outbreak of a hybrid war in Donbas, the relationship between the United States and Ukraine continues to remain critical to security and prosperity in Europe and Eurasia.
Fri, Nov 27, 2020
As the countdown continues towards President Biden’s inauguration, the Atlantic Council asked experts for their opinions on what the selection of Antony Blinken means for US-Ukrainian ties.
Sat, Nov 14, 2020
Joe Biden’s US presidential election victory was welcomed by many Ukrainians who felt that bilateral ties had suffered during the Trump presidency despite continued bipartisan US support for Ukraine.
UkraineAlert by Peter Dickinson
Sun, Nov 8, 2020
After Joe Biden’s US presidential election victory was declared, President Zelenskyy was one of the first foreign leaders to congratulate him. He was wise to do so. Ukraine has much to gain from a Biden presidency, as does Zelenskyy personally.
UkraineAlert by Anders Åslund
This event is hosted in conjunction with the bipartisan Congressional Ukraine Caucus.