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Section: Research Organizations & Think Tanks about Ukraine

    6 Months Solitary Confinement & new charges for reporting torture in Russian prison
    Dec05

    6 Months Solitary Confinement & new charges for reporting torture in Russian prison

    Since recounting how he had been subjected to torture, Russian civic activist and prisoner of conscience Ildar Dadin has been threatened with criminal proceedings, a ‘defamation’ suit and has been placed in solitary confinement for 6 months …read more Source: Kharkiv Human Rights Protection...

    Putin’s cynical lies about Oleg Sentsov debunked by International Criminal Court
    Dec05

    Putin’s cynical lies about Oleg Sentsov debunked by International Criminal Court

    President Putin’s claim that Russia is a law-based country and that Ukrainian filmmaker Oleg Sentsov was sentenced to 20 years for ‘terrorism’ clash with the findings of the International Criminal Court on Russia’s invasion and ongoing occupation of Crimea …read more Source: Kharkiv Human Rights Protection...

    THREE DEAFEATS OF “RUSSIAN WORLD.”
    Dec03

    THREE DEAFEATS OF “RUSSIAN WORLD.”

    It named the most fundamental Putin’s defeat December 2, 2016 Putin lost in Ukraine and Syria In recent years, the Kremlin has suffered just three major foreign policy defeat, the most fundamental of which – the defeat in Ukraine. This opinion was “Internet” stated a Russian political scientist, journalist, politician Andrei Piontkovsky....

    Watch List Findings: Dec. 3, 2016
    Dec03

    Watch List Findings: Dec. 3, 2016

    What follows are the preliminary findings for issues identified in the daily Watch Lists this week. We are only sending findings that we regard as significant or potentially significant to keep this email manageable. We have findings for all the Watch List items. Should you be interested in findings not listed here, please contact us and we will...

    Kleptocracy Weekly: Nov. 26-Dec. 3, 2016
    Dec03

    Kleptocracy Weekly: Nov. 26-Dec. 3, 2016

    New from KI Casey Michel looks at how opaque beneficial ownership rules made us theUnited States of Anonymity, and interviews investigative economist James S. Henry. KI hosted its first Democracy vs. Kleptocracy debate, on how–or if–we should limit kleptocratic influence over the media. Belinda Li talks to Professor Minxin Pei about whether...

    Ukraine’s Most Overlooked Reform Could Bring in Billions
    Dec02

    Ukraine’s Most Overlooked Reform Could Bring in Billions

    Of the key battles fought in post-Maidan Ukraine, the one over land reform attracts little attention. That’s a shame, too. Parliament’s unwillingness to allow the sale of private farmland “is the biggest source of immediately available economic growth that the government has failed to utilize,” Swedish economist Anders Åslund has...

    Banking Sector Collaboration is Needed to Tackle Nigerian Corruption
    Dec02

    Banking Sector Collaboration is Needed to Tackle Nigerian Corruption

    New approaches are needed to address Nigeria’s massive corruption problem. Engaging the banking sector, the key facilitator of the theft of the nation’s wealth in this struggle, should be an urgent priority.Download the article (PDF)The impact corruption can have on national security is all too visible in a range of states. Consider...

    Ukraine’s Leader Urges EU to Extend Sanctions Against Russia
    Dec02

    Ukraine’s Leader Urges EU to Extend Sanctions Against Russia

    December 2, 2016 …read more Source: Center on Global...

    Photos and video: MLI’s discussion on security in Europe
    Dec02

    Photos and video: MLI’s discussion on security in Europe

    Macdonald-Laurier InstituteMacdonald-Laurier Institute – Canada’s leading public policy think tank Missed MLI’s November event, “Meeting the new security threats in Europe: Hybrid warfare, Russian military expansion, propaganda and cyber war”? Check out our full… Photos and video: MLI’s discussion on security in...

    Trump, Mexico and Organised Crime: How to Make a Bad Situation Worse
    Dec02

    Trump, Mexico and Organised Crime: How to Make a Bad Situation Worse

    If Trump enacts two of the main pledges from his presidential campaign – the wall along the US­­–Mexico border and mass deportations – he will be helping, not hindering, organised crime groups in the region. Download the article (PDF)‘When Mexico sends its people, they’re not sending their best … They’re bringing drugs....

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