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Section: Research Organizations & Think Tanks about Ukraine

    Why Russians support Putin’s foreign policy
    Sep07

    Why Russians support Putin’s foreign policy

    Tensions are again mounting between Russia and Ukraine. Dubiously claiming provocation, Russia has stationed 40,000 troops on the Ukrainian border. Russian President Vladimir Putin has warned of a full-scale invasion. This hawkish Russian foreign policy is not new. The conflict has striking parallels to Russia’s short 2008 war with another...

    Moscow Postpones Decisions on State Armaments Program 2025
    Sep07

    Moscow Postpones Decisions on State Armaments Program 2025

    Moscow deliberately upped the ante in Donbas and filled the dog days of August with endless speculation that it might launch a full-scale invasion of Ukraine (Interfax, August 15). The cycle of troop movements, placing units on alert, and announcing snap inspections was matched by rhetoric concerning the ongoing upward trend in modernizing...

    5-year sentence for vicious beating of Maidan activist
    Sep07

    5-year sentence for vicious beating of Maidan activist

    Volodymyr Savytsky has been sentenced to 5 years’ imprisonment for the brutal beating of a Euromaidan activist in February 2014. …read more Source: Kharkiv Human Rights Protection...

    Russia stages new armed ’mask show’ in Crimean Mosque
    Sep07

    Russia stages new armed ’mask show’ in Crimean Mosque

    For the third time since Russia’s invasion of Crimea, an armed ‘search’ has been carried out of the Mosque / Muslim Cultural Centre Sozidanye [Creation] in Simferopol. As on previous occasions, the armed men in masks were on the hunt for ‘prohibited literature’, and, conveniently, ‘found’ it – this time with insulting...

    The Top Ten Things Ukraine’s Parliament Needs to Do This Fall
    Sep06

    The Top Ten Things Ukraine’s Parliament Needs to Do This Fall

    Over the last two and a half years, Ukraine has channeled the energy of the Euromaidan protests into building a new state, and has achieved a number of major accomplishments. However, much more remains be done. The delay in implementing crucial reforms is equivalent to stopping halfway, while the slow rate of change is already deepening...

    Georgia Nears Goal of Visa-Free EU Travel
    Sep06

    Georgia Nears Goal of Visa-Free EU Travel

    Parliament could approve Ukraine’s application this month, but Kosovo lags behind. …read more Source: Transitions Online...

    We’re Seeing a Trend Toward Less Violence in the World
    Sep06

    We’re Seeing a Trend Toward Less Violence in the World

    Emma Ashford At an event in May, President Obama noted: “The world is less violent than it has ever been.” It might seem difficult to reconcile this sentiment with daily horrors in the Middle East, terrorist attacks and other media-hyped doom and gloom. But he’s right: Though violent conflicts still happen around the world, the broad trend...

    Ukraine: Fire at ‘TV Inter’ Threatens Media Freedom
    Sep06

    Ukraine: Fire at ‘TV Inter’ Threatens Media Freedom

    Press ReleasesUkraine: Fire at ‘TV Inter’ Threatens Media FreedomSeptember 6, 2016In response to demonstrations and a fire at the headquarters of Inter TV in Kyiv, Freedom House issued a statement. …read more Source: Freedom...

    Putin Opens Door to More Talks With Poroshenko
    Sep06

    Putin Opens Door to More Talks With Poroshenko

    Russian leader makes concession to West as his military begins major exercises near Ukrainian border. …read more Source: Transitions Online...

    Beauty and the East
    Sep06

    Beauty and the East

    Is it time to kick our addiction to ruin porn? From The Calvert Journal. …read more Source: Transitions Online...

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