Challenges for the Next President: The Crisis with Russia


Associated Program:
John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum
Maxim Boycko
John Beyrle
The Future of Diplomacy Project
Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs

John Beyrle
United States Ambassador to Russia (2008-2012)
Maxim Boycko
Visiting Lecturer in Economics, Harvard University
Former Deputy Prime Minister of Russia
Jill Dougherty (Moderator)
Global Fellow at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars
Former CNN Moscow Bureau Chief

Visiting Lecturer in Economics, Maxim Boycko, and former American Ambassador to Russia, John Beyrle, joined moderator Jill Doherty for a discussion on the future of American relations with the Russian Federation and the challenges the next president of the United States will face. They discussed issues ranging from Russian involvement in Syria to the very different positions of Secretary Clinton and Mr. Trump regarding conflicts and negotiations with Vladimir Putin.