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Section: Research Organizations & Think Tanks about Ukraine

    Kiev Arbitration Days-2017: Think big! (conference report)
    Nov10

    Kiev Arbitration Days-2017: Think big! (conference report)

    On 3 November 2017 the Ukrainian capital – Kiev – hosted the International Conference “KIEV ARBITRATION DAYS 2017: Think Big!”, organized by the Ukrainian Bar Association. The CIS Arbitration Forum was the information partner of the event. The Kiev Arbitration Days 2017 aimed to bring together outstanding dispute resolution practitioners and...

    Georgia is Returning to its Place at the European Table
    Nov10

    Georgia is Returning to its Place at the European Table

    When the Soviet Union dissolved on New Year’s Eve, 1991, it was replaced by 15 newly-independent countries with vastly different cultures and levels of development. One of those countries, Georgia, emerged with the determination to shed its Soviet baggage and return to Europe as a modern, functioning nation-state. For this country,...

    Donetsk man gets 10-year sentence for Twitter photos of Russian military equipment
    Nov10

    Donetsk man gets 10-year sentence for Twitter photos of Russian military equipment

    A ‘military tribunal’ in the self-proclaimed ‘Donetsk people’s republic’ [DPR] has passed a 10-year sentence on a 43-year-old Ukrainian for what it calls ‘spying’. Although few details are given, it seems possible that the person is Valery Nedosekin, a college director at the Donetsk Academy of Motor Transport. If so, then...

    Ukrainian-Jewish Cultural Encounters in the Early Soviet Union
    Nov09

    Ukrainian-Jewish Cultural Encounters in the Early Soviet Union

    In the history of Ukrainian-Jewish relations, it’s the dark moments that often dominate collective memory. Yet, throughout much of the late 19th and early 20th centuries in the Russian and Soviet empires, Ukrainians and Jews had much in common that brought them together. The panelists will discuss the richness, diversity, and sheer...

    Lithuania Proposes Huge Ukraine Recovery Package
    Nov09

    Lithuania Proposes Huge Ukraine Recovery Package

    EU officials could consider the initiative at Eastern Partnership summit. …read more Source: Transitions Online...

    Emerging Europe Back on Track to Convergence
    Nov09

    Emerging Europe Back on Track to Convergence

    Twice a year, The Vienna Institute for International Economic Studies (wiiw) publishes its macroeconomic forecasts for 22 countries of Central, East and Southeast Europe (CESEE). The main conclusions of the current wiiw Forecast Reports in a nutshell: GDP forecasts for 2017 have been revised upwards for all Central and East European EU Member...

    UN Warns Of Humanitarian Impact Of Increased Hostilities In Eastern Ukraine
    Nov09

    UN Warns Of Humanitarian Impact Of Increased Hostilities In Eastern Ukraine

    The United Nations has raised “extreme” concern that an escalation of fighting near water infrastructures in the eastern Ukrainian region of Donetsk could lead to a deadly chlorine gas disaster. …read more Source: Kharkiv Human Rights Protection...

    Wives of Crimean Tatar Political Prisoners detained for many hours as Russia steps up terror tactics
    Nov09

    Wives of Crimean Tatar Political Prisoners detained for many hours as Russia steps up terror tactics

    Russia is not content with illegally imprisoning 25 Crimean Muslims on unproven charges of involvement in Hizb ut-Tahrir, a peaceful organization that is legal in Ukraine, and leaving 100 children without their fathers. It has now turned to terrorizing and intimidating the wives and family friends of seven political prisoners, with the women...

    Russia wages major offensive against Crimean Tatar civic activists in occupied Crimea
    Nov09

    Russia wages major offensive against Crimean Tatar civic activists in occupied Crimea

    One Crimean Tatar activist has been jailed for a legal solitary picket last month, another fined and several subjected to armed searches and interrogation in a new offensive against the civic initiative Crimean Solidarity and all those trying to publicize rights abuses in Russian-occupied Crimea. …read more Source: Kharkiv Human Rights...

    U.S. & NATO Need An Arctic Strategy To Counter Russia (From RealClearDefense)
    Nov08

    U.S. & NATO Need An Arctic Strategy To Counter Russia (From RealClearDefense)

    Ever since Russia seized control of Crimea in late February 2014, the U.S.’ and NATO’s attention has been on the threats posed by Russian forces to the territorial integrity of the Alliance. For years, experts on Russia’s foreign and security [Read More…]The post U.S. & NATO Need An Arctic Strategy To Counter Russia...

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