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    Ukrainians Plan Cyberattack on Russian Banks, FSB Warns
    Dec02

    Ukrainians Plan Cyberattack on Russian Banks, FSB Warns

    As tensions between Russia and the West grow, each side prepares for cyberattacks and foreign spy games. …read more Source: Transitions Online...

    December 2nd, 2016
    Dec02

    December 2nd, 2016

    CHINA Singapore May Prove a Tough Nut for China to Crack Over Regional Security Greg Torode and Marius Zaharia, REUTERS As the impounding of Singaporean troop carriers in Hong Kong exposes rising tensions between China and Singapore, the Lion City is unlikely to budge on core security interests concerning Beijing—its military relationship with...

    Trainspotting Texts Land Two Russian Women in Prison
    Dec02

    Trainspotting Texts Land Two Russian Women in Prison

    Latest trial ended with conviction on espionage and treason charges for text message about Russian military transport. …read more Source: Transitions Online...

    “Deoligarchisation” in Ukraine
    Dec02

    “Deoligarchisation” in Ukraine

    In 2015, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko announced a process of “deoligarchisation”. Not much has happened so far. Some of the oligarchs’ profit sources have run dry in the field of public procurement. Certain efforts have been made to curb the in­fluence of oligarchs with respect to media legislation and financing political parties....

    Here’s Why Ukraine Failed to Get More IMF Funding
    Dec02

    Here’s Why Ukraine Failed to Get More IMF Funding

    Clearly the IMF does not trust the Ukrainian authorities to fight corruption. The Ukrainian government must convince the IMF that it is doing something about corruption either through deeds or credible policies. …read more Source: Kharkiv Human Rights Protection...

    Russia accused of mechanisms of political repression in Crimea unprecedented since Stalin & Hitler
    Dec02

    Russia accused of mechanisms of political repression in Crimea unprecedented since Stalin & Hitler

    From political prisoners & punitive psychiatry to dissident writers being prevented from travelling abroad, the Soviet echoes in Russian-occupied Crimea are becoming increasingly pronounced. On Nov 28, Mykola Semena was not able to personally receive the Pavel Sheremet Journalism Award 2016 at a ceremony in Brussels …read more Source:...

    A New Approach to Reintegrating Eastern Ukraine and Crimea
    Dec01

    A New Approach to Reintegrating Eastern Ukraine and Crimea

    Russian aggression is not likely to go away soon. As a result, Ukraine needs to revise the current framework guiding its economic disengagement from the occupied regions of the Donbas and Crimea. Economic disengagement limits the risks of financing terrorism with money coming from mainland Ukraine, and makes sure that the occupied areas of Donbas...

    Kleptocracy Daily: December 1, 2016
    Dec01

    Kleptocracy Daily: December 1, 2016

    KI will host the first event in our new debate series at Busboys & Poets this evening. Join us to discuss kleptocratic influence in the media (free entry, bar/kitchen open). News The U.S. Assistant Attorney General called for the criminalization of anonymous companies. (Bloomberg) World leaders are meeting in Panama for the 17th International...

    Watch List: Dec. 1, 2016
    Dec01

    Watch List: Dec. 1, 2016

    The items listed below represent potential emerging issues that our analysts are tracking. These can be long term or short term, but will be updated daily. If an item on our Watch List becomes critical, we will email you a full analysis explaining its significance. Each Saturday, we will follow up our daily Watch List for each week with our...

    V4 Defence Cooperation: Great Ambitions But Limited Achievements
    Dec01

    V4 Defence Cooperation: Great Ambitions But Limited Achievements

    If serious financial and migration crises and an imperialist Russia cannot motivate the member states of the Visegrad Four group to cooperate on defence, what can? Download the article (PDF)Europe is going through one of the most testing periods in its recent history, and defence policy cooperation – both at the European and regional level – has...

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