Debate on Russia Livestream

Welcome to the livestream of the Munk Debate on Russia.

You can watch the entire Munk Debate on Russia on this page starting at 7:00 PM EDT. If you would like to add your comments to our live blog please join the conversation on Twitter at #munkdebate. You can also take part in a rolling poll gauging the teams’ performance during the debate at

The results of a second audience vote on tonight's motion will be posted to our Facebook page and twitter feed (@munkdebate) at 9:00 PM EDT.

For more on tonight's debate and biographies of our debaters click here.

Debate Poll

Be it resolved the West should engage not isolate Russia.


Thank you for your vote!



Final debate results will be posted by approximately 9:00 PM EDT at

To participate in a rolling poll taking place throughout the debate, click here.

Due to technical difficulties we won't be streaming the pre-debate interviews. They will be available after the debate.

Due to technical difficulties we won't be streaming the debate. A free version of the debate will be available to view on Monday, April 13th. We apologize for the inconvenience.

Pre Debate Interviews - 2:30 to 3:30 PM EDT

Livestream - 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM EDT