Norman Naimark discusses the historical context of the current crisis in Ukraine and prospects for the future

Historian Norman Naimark, Robert and Florence McDonnell Professor in East European Studies, director of the Stanford Global Studies Division and a senior fellow at the Hoover Institution and the Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies, recently spoke to the Stanford News Service on the current crisis in Ukraine.  Naimark addressed Ukraine’s historical relationship with Russia, the reasons for the current unrest, the possible future of Ukraine and the implications of the current crisis for the United States.

Read the full interview here.