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Ukraine is World’s Freest Russian-Speaking Country

Kremlin allegations of an oppressed Russian-speaking Ukrainian minority are an absurd distortion of a bilingual and tolerant culture in which Russian remains the dominant language

 
Saturday, 04 July 2015 02:10

RFE/RL: Who Are The Russian Generals That Ukraine Says Are Fighting In The Donbas?

Background on the Russian army generals Ukraine claims are secretly coordinating Putin's hybrid war in east Ukraine

Saturday, 04 July 2015 00:06

ATLANTIC COUNCIL: Putin Isn't Winging It

Russian plans for the invasion of Ukraine appear to have been drawn up years before the flight of Yanukovych presented an opportunity to strike

Thursday, 02 July 2015 22:54

POLITICO.EU: Bilingual Ukraine and Russia's Dishonest Language Crusade

The Putin paradox: Russian language flourishes in Ukraine while free speech is increasingly limited in Russia

Thursday, 02 July 2015 22:33

FORBES: Ukraine Can Defeat The Separatists

Ukrainian military power is growing and Russia is courting potential military disaster by maintaining a large troop presence in Ukraine

Thursday, 02 July 2015 22:01

BLOOMBERG: Ukraine Says Russian Generals Lead Separatists

Moscow continues to deny deploying Russian army units in Ukraine despite widespread evidence of a significant Russian military presence in the conflict zone

Thursday, 02 July 2015 20:50

DAILY BEAST: Drones Find Russian Base Inside Ukraine

Aerial footage of east Ukraine finds more smoking-gun evidence of direct Russian army involvement in the conflict

Wednesday, 01 July 2015 17:29

NEW YORK TIMES: Cold War Without the Fun

Russia and the West locked in new confrontation but ideology has been replaced by naked power politics and Kremlin desire to defend authoritarian model

Friday, 26 June 2015 17:16

POLITICO.EU: The West has to act now to defend Ukraine or Russia’s assault will be irreversible

Veteran diplomats warn that if Putin is not stopped in Ukraine he will be encouraged to move against other European countries

Friday, 26 June 2015 17:00

THE GLOBE AND MAIL: Canada does not have right weapons to help Ukraine

International commmunity still split on arming Ukraine with opponents claiming it would only encourage Russia to escalate its military intervention in east Ukraine

Friday, 26 June 2015 16:38

REUTERS: Mother urges Russia not to abandon son captured in Ukraine

Russia claims soldiers had resigned from army prior to entering Ukraine but these claims have been denied by the captive soldiers themselves

Thursday, 25 June 2015 18:58

ASPEN INSTITUTE: Russian Virtual Reality Politics and the Ukraine Distraction

Putin’s “Conservative Values Project” and then his 2014 invasion of Ukraine followed the logic of political technology. They were a smokescreen, a diversion, and belated overkill—new and much more radical causes to mobilize the population

Thursday, 25 June 2015 18:10

Kremlin denials prolong Putin’s secret Ukraine war

Russian refusal to admit deploying its armed forces to east Ukraine makes conflict resolution even more difficult to achieve

 
Thursday, 25 June 2015 02:54

REUTERS: Russian former leader of Ukraine rebels warns of 'big war'

Borodai was one of number of Russian citizens who initially led Kremlin-backed insurgency in east Ukraine

Wednesday, 24 June 2015 19:51

ASSOCIATED PRESS: US general says Russian military presence in Ukraine 'irrefutable'

Russia continues to deny troop presence in Ukraine despite mountains of evidence including the capture of self-confessed serving Russian soldiers in the conflict zone

Wednesday, 24 June 2015 19:41

REUTERS: International tribunal looks like best chance for MH17 justice - Dutch sources

Russia is accused of playing key role in downing MH17 civilian airliner but Kremlin media has worked hard to place blame on Ukraine via series of conspiracy theories

Tuesday, 23 June 2015 22:38

THE ECONOMIST: Putin the uniter

The war has made most Ukrainians see Russians as enemies not friends as Putin succeeds where generations of Ukrainian nationalists have failed in uniting the nation

Friday, 19 June 2015 21:13

UKRAINE DENIAL: Putin's self-defeating refusal to recognise Ukrainian uniqueness

Many Russians view the Kremlin's military intervention in east Ukraine as an attempt to right an historic wrong in a country whose post-Soviet independence they still struggle to accept

 
Friday, 19 June 2015 19:59

Kharkiv Human Rights Group: “Stop using us as shields!” Donetsk protests against Kremlin-backed militants

Russian media tries to spin anti-war protest but anger appears to be rising in Donetsk over Putin's stealth war

Tuesday, 16 June 2015 16:18

BBC: Nationalists defy EU condemnation of Russia abuses

Putin's far-right friends: anti-EU nationalists reject condemnation of Russia

Thursday, 11 June 2015 23:59

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