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Section: Research Organizations & Think Tanks about Ukraine

    Tell us: What does “My Ukraine” mean to you?
    May09

    Tell us: What does “My Ukraine” mean to you?

    On Tuesday, we will publish the next Brookings Essay, which explores the roots of the crisis in Ukraine and the sentiments of the Ukrainian people. In “My Ukraine,” Chrystia Freeland, a former Ukrainian-based reporter with strong family ties to the country, offers a personal reflection on Ukraine’s dream of independence and the nightmare...

    EU Aspirants Face a Closed, if Not Locked, Door on Enlargement
    May08

    EU Aspirants Face a Closed, if Not Locked, Door on Enlargement

    Aspirant EU members Georgia, Moldova, and Ukraine are poised to leave the upcoming EU Eastern Partnership Summit disappointed, though not empty-handed. An advance draft of the Eastern Partnership declaration, to be unveiled at the summit on May 21 to 22 in Riga, Latvia, underscores the European Union’s drift away from stronger engagement...

    What happened to New Europe?
    May08

    What happened to New Europe?

    The former Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld is commonly given credit for coining the term “New Europe” a decade ago, in reference to the post-communist countries of Central and Eastern Europe. At the time, these countries were counted amongst the most staunchly pro-American members of NATO—and also among the boldest economic reformers on the...

    Ukraine Crisis Update: May 7, 2015
    May08

    Ukraine Crisis Update: May 7, 2015

    Download the PDF ISW is issuing a warning about an imminent Russian-backed separatist offensive in eastern Ukraine on or around Victory Day, May 9, 2015. Further intensification of Russian-backed separatist attacks and the mobilization of separatist forces under the guise of preparations for Victory Day military parades celebrating the 70th...

    On energy, Europe looks to Ukraine and beyond
    May08

    On energy, Europe looks to Ukraine and beyond

    Photo: Huffington Post When the energy ministers of the G7 countries met in Rome last May, the Russian assault on Eastern Ukraine was in full swing. Europe and its allies were focused on energy security, an obvious preoccupation given the importance of Ukraine as a transit country for natural gas supplies to Europe. With that background, the...

    Putin’s Patriotism Campaign: A Dangerous Bunch of Hot Air
    May08

    Putin’s Patriotism Campaign: A Dangerous Bunch of Hot Air

    The 70th anniversary of the victory over Germany in World War II has been increasingly viewed in Russia as an unprecedented event of historic and national scale. This view has been shaped by the sharp rise of patriotic sentiment caused by the Kremlin’s adventures in Ukraine and hysterical propaganda in the state media. According to...

    Be thankful for Poland’s boring presidential election
    May08

    Be thankful for Poland’s boring presidential election

    The upcoming presidential election in Poland seems like a rather dull affair. Given Central Europe’s turbulent politics and the rise of Russian influence in the region, that is a wonderful thing.The incumbent, 62-year old Bronislaw Komorowski, nominated by the center-right Civic Platform, is leading in the polls, in spite of his slow-moving...

    Billionaire No More: Ukraine President’s Fortune Fades With War
    May08

    Billionaire No More: Ukraine President’s Fortune Fades With War

    May 8, 2015 …read more Source: Center on Global...

    EU Bent on Ukraine Trade Pact, Bosniaks Rounded up in Terror Raids
    May08

    EU Bent on Ukraine Trade Pact, Bosniaks Rounded up in Terror Raids

    Plus, an Islamist militant from Tajikistan publicly repents and Russia’s hot new tank has a spot of trouble. …read more Source: Transitions Online...

    A New Look for Ukraine’s Hated Traffic Police
    May08

    A New Look for Ukraine’s Hated Traffic Police

    One of the least-trusted institutions in the country goes under the knife. …read more Source: Transitions Online...

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