Ukraine is in need of a fresh approach to judicial reform in order to overcome deep-seated problems within the country’s legal system. The creation of a Ukrainian Judicial Ombudsman should be the best way forward
President Biden knows Ukraine well and has previously been an outspoken supporter of the country's democratic transition. Many Ukrainians are now optimistic that his presidency will signal a strengthening in the US-Ukraine relationship
Russian President Vladimir Putin has repeatedly claimed that eastern Ukraine is part of Russia's historical heartlands, but the region actually has deep Ukrainian roots and strong historic ties to the rest of Europe
Hopes were high in spring 2019 that the Zelenskyy presidency could bring the Russo-Ukrainian War to an end. One year on, it is increasingly clear that the Kremlin cannot afford to risk peace with a free and democratic Ukraine that could provide...