Deterrence of the Next Decades

Russian invasions of Georgia in 2008 and Ukraine in 2014, conflict Syria, migration, other Global challenges- there have been several alarm clocks that the Collective West left on snooze. The year 2022 proved that a massive conventional war is not only a hypothetical possibility, but also a brutal reality at the heart of Europe. Failing militarily by conventional means, Russia is resorting to nuclear sabre-rattling. Unfortunately, there is no ground for optimism regarding the next decade. Are we able to deter Russia not only from further bloodshed, but also from executing hybrid and foreign interference operations in Europe, including in the information space?

10:30 - 12:00