5th Floor, Woodrow Wilson Center

NATO and Russia: The Quest for Mutual Deterrence

The present-day security environment in Europe is characterized by distrust between Russia and the NATO alliance. Each side has chosen to invest in deterrence against the other, but are these efforts having their desired effect? Is stable deterrence even possible in Europe today? The discussion focused on deterrence dynamics and the relevance of Cold War concepts in the contemporary European context.

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