: :inin Kyiv (EET)

Section: Research Organizations & Think Tanks about Ukraine

    No Quiet On The Eastern Front
    Sep03

    No Quiet On The Eastern Front

    Image credit: Poster Collection, RU/SU 2317.3R, Hoover Institution Archives.Blank Section (Placeholder)via Military History in the NewsIt is impossible to follow the news of the buildup of Russian forces in the Donbas region in Ukraine and just across the international border without flashing back to the summer of 1943. In that year the Red Army...

    Despite Sanctions, International Trade with Crimea Continues
    Sep02

    Despite Sanctions, International Trade with Crimea Continues

    Kyiv Post. …read more Source: World Affairs...

    2014 Ratiu Award Winner Profiled in the New Yorker
    Sep02

    2014 Ratiu Award Winner Profiled in the New Yorker

    Winner of the 2014 Ion Ratiu Democracy Award, Mustafa Nayyem, is profiled in the September 5, 2016 issue of The New Yorker in an article about his transition from journalism to politics in Ukraine. Nayyem is credited for having made the social media post that helped spur thousands of protestors to gather in Maidan Square. …read more Source:...

    Russia’s Supreme Court Questions USSR’s Role in 1939 Invasion of Poland
    Sep02

    Russia’s Supreme Court Questions USSR’s Role in 1939 Invasion of Poland

    The court upheld the conviction of a blogger for a social media post describing Soviet-Nazi collaboration during World War II. …read more Source: Transitions Online...

    Russia’s Clandestine “Information War” in The Czech Republic
    Sep02

    Russia’s Clandestine “Information War” in The Czech Republic

    Russian intelligence services are the most active foreign intelligence service in the Czech Republic, a report by the Czech counterintelligence agency found. …read more Source: Transitions Online...

    ADC “Memorial” and the Kharkiv Human Rights Protection Group welcomes the Concluding observations of the UN CERD addressed to the government of Ukraine
    Sep02

    ADC “Memorial” and the Kharkiv Human Rights Protection Group welcomes the Concluding observations of the UN CERD addressed to the government of Ukraine

    The UN Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination published its concluding observations and recommendations following consideration of the 22-23 State periodic report of Ukraine and the alternative materials from non-profit organizations …read more Source: Kharkiv Human Rights Protection...

    US imposes sanctions on ‘Putin’s bridge’ to Crimea
    Sep02

    US imposes sanctions on ‘Putin’s bridge’ to Crimea

    Companies building a multi-billion dollar bridge to link the Russian mainland with annexed Crimea, a project close to the heart President Vladimir Putin, were targeted by the United States in an updated sanctions blacklist yesterday (1 September). …read more Source:...

    Strasbourg wants answers about Russia’s alleged ‘Ukrainian Crimea saboteur’ prisoner
    Sep02

    Strasbourg wants answers about Russia’s alleged ‘Ukrainian Crimea saboteur’ prisoner

    Russia is continuing to hold Ukrainian Yevhen Panov prisoner in occupied Crimea, and preventing him from seeing an independent lawyer. The European Court of Human Rights has responded with hard-hitting questions about the legal grounds for the Ukrainian being deprived of his liberty, the origin of ‘injuries and legal defence …read...

    Mothers of Slain Beslan Victims Detained & Prosecuted for Silent Protest
    Sep02

    Mothers of Slain Beslan Victims Detained & Prosecuted for Silent Protest

    Five mothers of children killed during the storming of School No. 1 in Beslan on September 3, 2004 ended up in court on Thursday after being roughly detained for a totally peaceful protest. During the remembrance ceremony they all took off cardigans revealing T-shirts with the words ‘Putin is the Executioner of Beslan’ …read...

    Russia’s Supreme Court rules that the USSR did not invade Poland in 1939
    Sep02

    Russia’s Supreme Court rules that the USSR did not invade Poland in 1939

    Russia’s Supreme Court has upheld the conviction of Perm blogger Vladimir Luzgin for reposting a text which states that both Nazi Germany and the Soviet Union invaded Poland in 1939. The Supreme Court’s ruling came on September 1, 2016, the 77th anniversary of Hitler’s invasion of Poland, 17 days before the anniversary of the...

    Page 334 of 940

    Pin It on Pinterest