January 2020

Georgia College Connections | U.S. Impeachment Imbroglio Belies Turmoil in the Ukraine

Jan 24, 2020
Outline of a map of the Ukraine filled in with the Blue over Yellow of the Ukrainian flag.

The Ukraine is at the center of the impeachment inquiry of U.S. President Donald Trump. But is its place in this domestic political imbroglio indicative of its importance in the current geopolitical dynamic.

My guest, Georgia College Associate Professor of History Bill Risch has kept us abreast of happenings in Ukraine from the Euromaidan protests of 2014-2015 through to the separatist violence that continues to pit Ukraine against its eastern neighbor Russia.