THE IMPLiCATiONS OF APPEASEMENT FOR THE RUSSO- UKRAiNiAN WAR
Canada has been a leading international force of backlash against Russian aggression since Putin's decision to launch a full-scale invasion of Ukraine on February 24, 2022, but how long can such support be expected to last? Dissecting Canada's response to the Russo-Ukrainian War and the impacts of its strategy, this report seeks to discuss the merits of a potential appeasement approach.
Over 100 days have passed since Russia’s full-scale invasion of Ukraine in February 2022. From the beginning, Canada has stepped up in support of Ukraine against Russian violations of its sovereignty, providing military equipment, humanitarian aid, and allowing its citizens to volunteer to fight for Kyiv. Furthermore, Canadian backlash against Russia has taken the form of sanctions on the Russian economy, oligarchs, and government officials, some of which Russia has reciprocated...
Author: Shane Joy