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The crisis in Ukraine has the potential to become one of the greatest threats to European security and stability since the end of the Cold War. Latest developments indicate that Russia has fired artillery across the border targeting Ukrainian military. What are the issues at the root of the crisis? Why does Russian president Vladimir Putin seem determined to interfere in Ukrainian affairs? Villanova faculty experts are available to discuss these questions and more.