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What the U.S. Could Do to Keep Putin Out of Ukraine

Author: Janine A. Davidson, Former Senior Fellow for Defense Policy, Council on Foreign Relations
June 19, 2014
Defense One


On June 16, I had the opportunity to hear former National Security Adviser (and sage professor) Zbigniew Brzezinski speak at the Wilson Center. He gave an outstanding speech regarding the ongoing turmoil in Ukraine and what the United States and NATO can and should do about it.

For those in the audience (or who read my blog) who may have slept through their deterrence lectures in college, Dr. Brzezinski's comments were an excellent reminder of the basic logic and mechanics of deterrence. It's worth taking a few minutes to watch his speech as he assesses the possible applications and implications of deterrence in the Russia-Ukraine conflict.

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