With 450 troops stationed in Latvia, Canada has a key role in the defence of freedom in the Baltics and Eastern Europe, and it is important that Canadians understand the rationale for the presence of Canadian troops on the ground at the fragile frontier with Russia.
Learn more from a distinguished panel at an MLI event on 13 June 2018. Following an introduction by Latvian Ambassador Kārlis Eihenbaums, the event will feature a panel discussion moderated by Munk Senior Fellow Shuvaloy Majumdar with some of the leading Canadian and US thinkers on NATO and Canada’s military mission to Latvia:
- Richard Fadden, former National Security Advisor
- Joel Sokolsky, Royal Military College of Canada
- Stephen Blank, American Foreign Policy Council
- Elinor Sloan, Carleton University