Helsinki Security Forum 2023
Session V: Rejecting Russian Spheres of Influence

Keir Giles, Senior Consulting Fellow, Chatham House
Sinikukka Saari, Research Director, FIIA
Stanislav Secrieru, Senior Analyst, European Union Institute for Security Studies

Moderator: Henry Foy, Brussels Bureau Chief, Financial Times

Recorded on 1 October 2023

Helsinki Security Forum brings together leaders and foreign policy experts to discuss the global implications of current international security issues from the perspective of Northern Europe.

The theme of HSF 2023 is Deter, Defend and Secure – Europe in the Era of Radical Uncertainty. The conference offers a wide selection of sessions touching upon the topic of European security and defence. Themes include technological development, the relationship of economics to security, reverberations of the war in Ukraine outside of Europe, as well as the various aspects of nuclear deterrence.