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ASU Insight: 'Russia: Time to contain?'

The McCain Institute, Arizona State University

David J. Kramer, Evelyn N. Farkas, Thomas Graham and Matthew Rojansky debate.

October 03, 2017

On Oct. 3, the McCain Institute for International Leadership at Arizona State University hosted the next installment in its Debate and Decision Series, “Russia: Time to Contain?”

The event also marked the launch of David J. Kramer’s new book, “Back to Containment: Dealing with Putin’s Regime.”

Arguing that the United States Should Contain Russia: David J. Kramer, senior fellow, Florida International University, and affiliated senior fellow, the McCain Institute; 
Evelyn N. Farkas, non-resident senior fellow, Atlantic Council, and national security analyst for NBC/MSNBC

Arguing that the United States Should Engage Russia: Thomas Graham, managing director, Kissinger Associates; 
Matthew Rojansky, director, the Kennan Institute at the Woodrow Wilson Center.

The debate was moderated by CNN Global Affairs Correspondent Elise Labott.