NATO-Ukraine.Why Not?

Ukraine is working hard to present arguments for its accession into NATO, at the same time debunking narratives making some members of the alliance shy away from endorsing the move. Unfortunately, there is still no consensus in the Alliance on this issue, and the U.S. is not ready to extend security guarantees to Ukraine. Tune into Wednesday’s edition of Eastern Express to find out what the future will hold for Ukraine’s status in the strategic alliance.

Mykhailo Samus, Director of the New Geopolitics Research Network joins this episode of Eastern Express to explain the difficulties of Ukraine’s accession into NATO, and what the international community may do to facilitate in defending Ukraine.

Mykhailo Samus

NGRN Director

After 20 years in media as well as in security and defence analysis and consultancy, Mykhailo is an experienced researcher in the sphere of international relations, national resilience and new generation warfare. Served 12 years in the Ukrainian Armed Forces, he gained his Master’s Degree in International Journalism from the Institute of Journalism, Kyiv Shevchenko National University (2007). Having started his career as a journalist at Defense Express, he became the Editor-in-Chief of the Export Control Newsletter magazine, and then the Deputy Director of the Center for Army, Conversion and Disarmament Studies.

He was the founder (2009) of the EU CACDS office in Prague (Czech Republic), and was responsible for the coordination of CACDS international activities, its regional sections, and projects with NATO and the EU. Mykhailo also was the member of the editorial border of the CACDS Analytical Bulletin Challenges and Risks.

Now Mykhailo is a chief and one the drivers of new international project – The New Geopolitics Research Network which is an independent and nonpartisan initiative to provide a think tank platform for researchers, academics, experts, journalists, intellectuals who aspire to shape a new facets of geopolitics.

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April 2023
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