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Episode 43: Europe on the brink of war?

micCommon GroundtodayJanuary 17, 2022

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    Episode 43: Europe on the brink of war? Common Ground

Russia appears ready to invade Ukraine, with the recent deployment of roughly 100,000 Russian troops along their mutual border. 

In this episode of Transatlantic Takeaway — a monthly collaboration between Common Ground and the German Marshall Fund of the United States — Host Soraya Sarhaddi Nelson and her guests discuss the ongoing crisis and its impact on the EU, the United States and Moscow. Our experts: 

Rachel Tausendfreund, GMF editorial director in Berlin and host of “Out of Order” podcast;

Liana Fix, GMF Resident Fellow and program director for International Affairs at the Körber-Stiftung;

Michael Kimmage, GMF Non-Resident Fellow and Catholic University history professor who was part of the U.S. Secretary of State’s planning staff from 2014-2016 advising on Russia and Ukraine.


This show is produced by Dina Elsayed.

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