November 21, 2019 | By Melinda Haring, Joanna Rohozinska, Brian Hanson

Deep Dish: Ukraine's Zelensky Is Dealing with More Than the Impeachment Inquiry

Zelensky and Trump

Ukraine has dominated news in the United States this week, but only with respect to the impeachment proceedings in the US Congress. Less attention has been paid to another big development, the upcoming meeting with President Zelensky of Ukraine and President Putin of Russia to find a peaceful resolution to the five-year conflict in eastern Ukraine. Melinda Haring, deputy director of the Eurasia Center at the Atlantic Council, and Joanna Rohozinska, senior program officer for Europe at the National Endowment for Democracy, join Deep Dish to discuss the latest in Europe.

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