Caught between Realpolitik and ideology: the Soviet Union, the East European bloc states and the Horn of Africa in the Cold War

Caught between Realpolitik and ideology: the Soviet Union, the East European bloc states and the Horn of Africa in the Cold War

Tuesday, 9 May 2017 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Venue: 
Syndicate Room
Speaker(s): 
Dr Radoslav Yordanov (Visiting Scholar, Harriman Institute, Columbia)
Convenor: 
Dr Alex Pravda (St Antony's)

Dr Yordanov is the author of The Soviet Union and the Horn of Africa during the Cold War. Between Ideology and Pragmatism  (published by Lexington Books, 2016  in The Harvard Cold War Studies Book Series)