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This Wilson Memo, "Rising Tensions Between Russia and Ukraine," takes a dive into the escalating conflict between Russia and Ukraine as Russian forces mass at the Ukrainian border. This memo delves into the historical background of the conflict, noting that latest developments are not unprecedented nor entirely unexpected. This memo also analyzes regional responses, including those from Germany and China. Finally, the memo provides predictions for the future and key takeaways for potential action by the United States.  

For more insight on Russia and Ukraine, listen to the latest episode of the Need to Know Podcast featuring Kennan Institute experts, Will Pomeranz and Amb. Nigel Gould-Davies.

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