Sanctions Against the Russian Aggressor and New Opportunities for Ukraine: A Conversation About the Unity and Democratic Leadership of the West

18 June 2020, 10:34

New Kyiv Security Forum online discussion devoted to the united policy of the West against Russia's aggression and in support of Ukraine will be broadcasted on June 19, 2020 at 3 pm.

Co-chairs of the bipartisan Congressional Ukraine Caucus urged the U.S. government to urgently apply sanctions on Russian entities should they engage in pipelaying of the infamous Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline.

On June 11, the North Atlantic Council, the principal political decision-making body of the NATO, recognized Ukraine as an Enhanced Opportunity Partner, which indicates a new quality of our relations on the path to NATO membership.

  • New Western sanctions against Russia.
  • New NATO opportunities for Ukraine.
  • How to stop the Russian energy occupation in Europe?
  • What does new status of Ukraine as a NATO partner mean?
  • How to strengthen the unity of the West and defend Ukraine?

These issues will be addressed by our renowned guests.

- Congresswoman Marcy Kaptur, the member of the US House of Representatives and the Co-chair of the US Congressional Ukraine Caucus.

- Dr. Michael Carpenter, the Managing Director of the Penn Biden Center for Diplomacy and Global Engagement.

- Ambassador Alexander Vershbow, the former NATO Deputy Secretary General.

- Arseniy Yatsenyuk, the Chairman of the Kyiv Security Forum and the Prime Minister of Ukraine in 2014-2016.

- Danylo Lubkivsky, the Deputy Foreign Minister of Ukraine in 2014.


Please join us for the broadcast on:

YouTube «Open Ukraine»;

Facebook KSF


Kyiv Security Forum is Ukraine’s foremost platform for high-level international discussion about peace and security. Kyiv Security Forum was founded by the Arseniy Yatsenyuk Open Ukraine Foundation in 2007.