On 03 December 2014 the National Defence Academy of Latvia (CSSR) arranged its second annual conference to discuss issues of European security, with a specific focus on the Ukraine  conflict. Dr Derek Averre, CREES/POLSIS at the University of Birmingham, delivered a paper entitled Russian foreign policy: strategic implications for the West.

For more details see the CSSR web site at http://www.naa.mil.lv/en.aspx.

For more information contact Dr Derek Averre (d.l.averre@bham.ac.uk).