Looking to get caught up on what has been happening and why in the Crimea and Ukraine?  We’ve been very fortunate here at The Monkey Cage to have a wide range of scholars offer their thoughts and analysis.  Here’s a brief highlight of some of the materials from the past week split into three loose categories: motivation for Russia’s actions; possible ways out of the crisis and how the West ought to respond; and additional information about Ukraine and Crimea that has not been as widely reported on elsewhere.

Russian motivation

Ways out of the crisis

Information on Ukraine and Crimea

Here’s the full list of all our previous posts on the recent events in Ukraine: