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May 02, 2022

National security expert to discuss options for Ukraine at in-person ABA breakfast

WASHINGTON, May 2, 2022 — John Erath, former member of the National Security Council and current senior policy director for the nonprofit Center for Arms Control and Non-Proliferation, will discuss options for Ukraine after Russia’s invasion at an American Bar Association Standing Committee on Law and National Security breakfast program from 9-10 a.m. EDT Tuesday, May 10, at the Army & Navy Club in Washington, D.C.

John Erath on “In Ukraine, There are No Quick Fixes”

Tuesday, May 10
 9-10 a.m. ET

Army & Navy Club
 901 17th St. NW
Washington, D.C.  20036

Erath has 30 years of experience in government service, much of it in arms control and non-proliferation. Most recently, he completed a two-year assignment on the U.S. National Security Council, where he focused on cooperation with NATO and the European Union, as well as heading White House efforts to improve stability in the Balkans.

This event is free and open to members of the press, however there is a $25 cost to include breakfast. Attendees are required to provide proof of vaccination or proof of a negative COVID test within 72 hours of the start of the meeting. For media credentialing, registration or to receive further COVID-related instructions, please contact Jennifer Kildee at [email protected].


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