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Section: Research Organizations & Think Tanks about Ukraine

    NATO’s Article V: Iron Clad Commitment or Paper Tiger?
    Jun28

    NATO’s Article V: Iron Clad Commitment or Paper Tiger?

    NATO’s ironclad Article V is continually referred to when a threat of any kind is made to a member. Yet, Russia’s hybrid warfare in Ukraine, coupled with the article’s ambiguity, demonstrate that we must question Article V’s reliability and longevity; it is worth considering other, more proactive forms of collective...

    Intolerance on the march: do Brexit and Trump point to global rejection of liberal ideals?
    Jun28

    Intolerance on the march: do Brexit and Trump point to global rejection of liberal ideals?

    Walls intended to separate, such as this one in Berlin, seem to be back in vogue. Berlin wall via www.shutterstock.comBack in 1991, the eminent political scientist Samuel Huntington pointed out that democratic transitions around the world often come in waves. He pointed to a “third wave” of democratization that began in the 1970s with Spain and...

    Bulgarian Socialist leader meets blacklisted senior Russian official
    Jun28

    Bulgarian Socialist leader meets blacklisted senior Russian official

    On a visit to Russia, Bulgarian Socialist Party chief Kornelia Ninova met with Sergey Naryshkin, President of the State Duma, the lower house of the Russian parliament, who is on the EU sanctions list. Ninova stated that her party is against the sanctions imposed on Russia over the Ukraine crisis. …read more Source:...

    What Brexit Means for Ukraine
    Jun28

    What Brexit Means for Ukraine

    After British voters approved a referendum to leave the EU on June 23, Ukraine’s Vice Prime Minister for European Integration Ivanna Klympush-Tsintsadze said: “We respect the British citizens’ decision, but Ukraine feels sorry for these events. To my mind this will weaken the EU and it will have to concentrate on its own...

    Brexit: Russia and Europe’s Far Right
    Jun28

    Brexit: Russia and Europe’s Far Right

    The British referendum offers Russia a welcome opportunity to further undermine European stability. For the Russian government a divided Europe is a goal that would allow it to exert greater economic and political influence in the region and regain influence in the Eastern European states that are increasingly looking west instead of east. The...

    Kremlin’s Donbas proxies congratulate UK for ’doing what they did’ & voting for Brexit
    Jun28

    Kremlin’s Donbas proxies congratulate UK for ’doing what they did’ & voting for Brexit

    The Kremlin-backed militants of the so-called ‘Donetsk people’s republic’ [DNR] have congratulated Britons on voting to leave the European Union, and compared Brexit to their ‘referendum’ in 2014. …read more Source: Kharkiv Human Rights Protection...

    Kremlin’s Donbas proxies congratulate UK for ’doing what they did’ & voting for Brexit
    Jun28

    Kremlin’s Donbas proxies congratulate UK for ’doing what they did’ & voting for Brexit

    The Kremlin-backed militants of the so-called ‘Donetsk people’s republic’ [DNR] have congratulated Britons on voting to leave the European Union, and compared Brexit to their ‘referendum’ in 2014. …read more Source: Kharkiv Human Rights Protection...

    Implementing Reserve System an Uphill Battle for Russia
    Jun27

    Implementing Reserve System an Uphill Battle for Russia

    Russia carried out mysterious snap military exercises from June 14 to 22. Although they were publicized in the media, the number of participants as well as the units involved were not mentioned. Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu had announced this snap inspection on the same day it began; the exercise was meant to “check the troops’...

    Russia’s ‘Pivot’ to China Is Reduced to High-Level Bonhomie
    Jun27

    Russia’s ‘Pivot’ to China Is Reduced to High-Level Bonhomie

    Expectations regarding President Vladimir Putin’s visit to Beijing on Saturday (June 25) had been rather subdued, and the modest results were mostly immaterial. Last year, the two leaders grandiosely celebrated their countries’ World War II victory over the Axis powers; and in 2014, they announced a great increase in economic ties and...

    The Dangerous Perspective of Theo Sommer
    Jun27

    The Dangerous Perspective of Theo Sommer

    This time, Theo Sommer has outdone himself. After closing his eyes to the mass murders of the Soviet regime in an article published on May 31, the editor-at-large of Germany’s prestigious Die Zeit newspaper has now demonstrated in a just-published piece an alarming ignorance not just of Ukraine but of elementary strategic logic. The former...

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