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    More than javelins, Ukraine needs change
    Sep23

    More than javelins, Ukraine needs change

    I remember Ukraine as a friendlier place. But my country’s recent uptick of expelling foreigners it considers inconvenient belies a less hospitable, darker trend. The government that grew out of Ukraine’s 2014 “Revolution of Peoples’ Dignity” now has some Ukrainians reminiscing about the more tolerant, less corrupt government it...

    Russian court rejects Siemens’ plea to seize its turbines in Crimea
    Aug21

    Russian court rejects Siemens’ plea to seize its turbines in Crimea

    A Moscow court has rejected a request by Siemens to seize its gas turbines, which have turned up in Crimea contrary to EU sanctions, and to ban their installation ahead of preliminary hearings next month, the court’s ruling showed on Sunday (20 August). …read more Source:...

    Three risks and three scenarios for Ukraine
    Aug19

    Three risks and three scenarios for Ukraine

    Between 2014 and 2017, Ukraine’s leadership failed to transform the country’s old post-Soviet Russia oligarchic system into a European and Western-style democracy. The transformation is inefficient and slow, and this entails risk, writes Roman Rukomeda. …read more Source:...

    EU sanctions Russian deputy minister over Siemens turbines to Crimea
    Aug04

    EU sanctions Russian deputy minister over Siemens turbines to Crimea

    The European Union on Friday (4 August) imposed sanctions on three more Russians, including Deputy Energy Minister Andrei Cherezov, and three Russian companies over the delivery of Siemens’ turbines to Moscow-annexed Crimea. …read more Source:...

    The Brief: Ukraine needs more than Normandy
    Jul25

    The Brief: Ukraine needs more than Normandy

    The Normandy group of France, Germany, Russia and Ukraine is failing to secure any kind of lasting ceasefire in eastern Ukraine. That’s why the format needs to be extended to include the entire EU. …read more Source:...

    No end in sight to Ukraine fighting as Normandy format stumbles
    Jul25

    No end in sight to Ukraine fighting as Normandy format stumbles

    The phone call lasted two hours. Emmanuel Macron, Angela Merkel, Petro Poroshenko and Vladimir Putin on Monday (24 July) tackled the question of how to end the fighting in eastern Ukraine, with little success. EURACTIV’s partner Der Tagesspiegel reports. …read more Source:...

    Rebel leader: New state of ‘Malorossiya’ will replace Ukraine
    Jul19

    Rebel leader: New state of ‘Malorossiya’ will replace Ukraine

    The pro-Russian rebel leader of a breakaway region in eastern Ukraine proposed on yesterday (18 July) replacing Ukraine with a new federal state Malorossiya (Little Russia), in comments that could further undermine a 2015 peace deal that is already faltering. …read more Source:...

    Dutch unveil memorial for victims of downed MH17 airplane
    Jul18

    Dutch unveil memorial for victims of downed MH17 airplane

    The Netherlands unveiled a national monument on Monday in memory of the 298 people killed in the downing of a Malaysia Airlines jetliner in 2014 above territory controlled by pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    EU pushes Ukraine on corruption at Kyiv summit
    Jul14

    EU pushes Ukraine on corruption at Kyiv summit

    European Union leaders yesterday (13 July) pushed Ukraine to step up its battle against corruption after the 28-nation bloc agreed to ratify a landmark cooperation deal. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine Association Agreement deal sealed ahead of Kyiv summit
    Jul12

    Ukraine Association Agreement deal sealed ahead of Kyiv summit

    After years of delay, the EU formally approved yesterday (11 July) the Association Agreement with Ukraine, ahead of a high-profile summit in Kyiv beginning today. …read more Source:...

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