Russia’s illegal seizure of Ukrainian vessels traveling through the Kerch Strait has prompted the Ukrainian parliament to issue a 30-day period of martial law. IRI President Daniel Twining and Senior Director of Transatlantic Strategy Jan Surotchak provide fast facts on the implications of this development for Ukraine’s democracy and argue that now is the time for robust U.S. leadership.
For further insights, check out:
Daniel Twining’s comments in The Washington Times
IRI Eurasia Director Stephen Nix’s comments in Bloomberg
Jan Surotchak’s interview with VOA
This sneak peek of IRI’s latest poll from UkraineTop