Video Period 24 minutes 55 seconds
Negotiations stall as combating is concentrated in jap Ukraine.
4 months have handed since Russia invaded Ukraine. Casualties are mounting on either side.
The top of NATO warned the battle might final years as Russia focuses its offensive on seizing strategic cities in jap Ukraine. Ukrainian and Russian delegates final held face-to-face talks in Istanbul in March.
Since then diplomatic negotiations have made little progress, with either side saying they’ve reached a stalemate.
Can the battle be ended via diplomacy? And if that’s the case, underneath what circumstances?
Presenter: Folly Bah Thibault
Dmytro Shulga – European programme director, Worldwide Renaissance Basis
Theresa Fallon – director, Centre for Russia Europe Asia Research
Pavel Felgenhauer – defence analyst