CFRA Live – Canadian troops try to navigate through a potentially sticky situation in Ukraine


Amidst rising tensions between Russia and Ukraine, Canadian troops who are currently based in Ukraine are pressing ahead with their training missions. However, they are watching closely as diplomats try to avert a messy situation from unfolding. In the event of an invasion, the United States government says they will not send troops to defend Ukraine. NATO has taken a similar stance on this issue. What are the possible scenarios at play here? Could our forces be caught in the crossfire? Jeff Sadaheo is an Associate Professor in Political Studies at Carleton University and he joins Andrew Pinsent on CFRA Live.