Online Event: Russia's Military Posture in the Arctic

June 30, 2020, 9:00-9:45am (registration required)

Join CSIS for an online talk with Heather A. Conley, Michael Kofman and Katarzyna Zysk on Russia's military posture in the Arctic. The talk addresses questions such as: How should we interpret Russia’s military posture in the Arctic? Does Russia pursue territorial protection or new offensive capabilities? How should policymakers respond to concerning developments in Russian undersea capabilities and new weapons systems? And what is the nature of Russian and Chinese military interaction in the Arctic?

Registration is required; information can be found on the event page


Heather A. Conley, deputy director and head, Centre for Security Policy, Norwegian Institute for Defence Studies

Michael Kofman, senior research scientist and director of the Russia Studies Program, CNA

Katarzyna Zysk, senior vice president for Europe, Eurasia, and the Arctic; director, Europe Program, CSIS