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Section: Research Organizations & Think Tanks about Ukraine

    Grave Concern over Ukraine’s detention & possible extradition of persecuted Uzbek journalist Narzullo Akhunjonov
    Oct11

    Grave Concern over Ukraine’s detention & possible extradition of persecuted Uzbek journalist Narzullo Akhunjonov

    PEN International has added its voice to concerns expressed in Ukraine and by the Committee to Protect Journalists over the detention and possible extradition of Uzbek journalist and poet Narzullo Akhunjonov, whose very life would be in danger if forcibly returned to Uzbekistan and who is seeking political asylum in Ukraine …read more...

    10 things you should know about Ukraine’s pension reform
    Oct11

    10 things you should know about Ukraine’s pension reform

    Source: UkraineWorld group (ukraineworld.org) Prepared by Vitalii Rybak On 3 October, Ukraine’s Verkhovna Rada has voted for legislation to overhaul an outdated pension system. It was supported by 288 out of 450 Ukrainian MPs. Moreover, Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko has already signed the law on 8 October. Pension reform has...

    Ukraine Reform Monitor: October 2017
    Oct11

    Ukraine Reform Monitor: October 2017

    President Poroshenko’s power consolidation-and pushback against it-is the hallmark of Ukrainian politics heading toward elections in 2019. Yet reform progress is being made, even if the pace remains slow. …read more Source: Carnegie Endowment for International...

    The Active Measures Orchestra: An Examination of Russian Influence Operations Abroad
    Oct11

    The Active Measures Orchestra: An Examination of Russian Influence Operations Abroad

    “The approaches used by Moscow include control of the press in foreign countries; outright and partial forgery of documents; use of rumors, insinuation, altered facts, and lies; use of international and local front organizations; clandestine operation of radio stations; exploitation of a nation’s academic, political, economic, and media...

    Event: How Non-State Actors Export Kleptocratic Norms to the West
    Oct11

    Event: How Non-State Actors Export Kleptocratic Norms to the West

    Event: Join KI and distinguished experts tomorrow for the launch of Ilya Zaslavskiy’s report, How Non-State Actors Export Kleptocratic Norms to the West. RSVP to attend or watch live from 10:00 a.m. Podcasts: Alex Cooley discusses luxury real estate’s money laundering role with Masha Udensiva-Brenner. (EurasiaNet.org) John Cassara...

    Catalonia awakens questions from Europe’s past
    Oct11

    Catalonia awakens questions from Europe’s past

    All eyes have are now on the Catalonia, inducing Moscow’s. In the second report of a two part series, CEPA’s Edward Lucas re-examines independence movements from the Baltics to Crimea in order to find lessons learned amidst the self-determination process. …read more Source: Center for European Policy...

    Russia abducts and ’arrests’ two Ukrainian border guards
    Oct10

    Russia abducts and ’arrests’ two Ukrainian border guards

    There seems no let-up in Russian abductions of Ukrainian citizens of late, however the seizure of two border guards on October 3 stands apart, both because this is a brazen abduction of state officials, and because of the fairly obvious motive. …read more Source: Kharkiv Human Rights Protection...

    Chilling disappearances and killings in Kremlin-backed ‘Luhansk republic’
    Oct10

    Chilling disappearances and killings in Kremlin-backed ‘Luhansk republic’

    The body of one of four taxi drivers to have disappeared in militant-controlled Luhansk over the past year has been discovered, ten months after his family reported his disappearance …read more Source: Kharkiv Human Rights Protection...

    What’s Behind Russia’s ‘Staggering’ AIDS Epidemic?
    Oct09

    What’s Behind Russia’s ‘Staggering’ AIDS Epidemic?

    Chronic drug shortages, ban on methadone therapy pushing rise in new cases, activists say. …read more Source: Transitions Online...

    Why Are Ukrainian Arms Dumps Going Up in Flames?
    Oct09

    Why Are Ukrainian Arms Dumps Going Up in Flames?

    The destruction of a large ammunition depot last month underlines the vulnerability of the country’s lightly protected stockpiles of aging materiel. …read more Source: Transitions Online...

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