Items tagged with: Euromaidan Revolution

NATIONAL IDENTITY DEBATE: Should Kyiv embrace country's multicultural heritage or strive for a more Ukrainian Ukraine?

For the past quarter of a century, Ukraine’s post-Soviet national identity crisis has been a constant point of political contention and source of social tension. What is the best route to future national cohesion, security, and prosperity?

Monday, 20 March 2017 23:51

POST-SOVIET TURNING POINT: Is it time to reconsider the historic importance of Ukraine’s 2004 Orange Revolution?

Ukraine’s 2004 Orange Revolution caught the world’s imagination but failed to deliver politically. However, it is now increasingly clear the protests played a decisive role in changing the geopolitical dynamic of the entire post-Soviet...

Sunday, 12 March 2017 05:14

KYIV FATIGUE: Ukraine must convince the West it is still a reliable ally in the fight against Putin’s global hybrid war

Ukraine’s stuttering reform process and failure to live up to the ambitious promises of 2014 are undermining international support for the country at a critical time and becoming a major threat to national security

Sunday, 12 March 2017 03:48

EDITORIAL: Vladimir Putin is learning the hard way that Crimean crime does not pay

The spring 2014 invasion and annexation of Ukraine’s Crimean peninsula placed Russia on the wrong side of international law and set the country on a path towards escalating hybrid hostilities with the entire Western world

Wednesday, 08 March 2017 00:54

TEST CASE FOR UKRAINIAN REFORMS: Ukrainian anti-corruption bureau's probe against tax chief Nasirov explained

The arrest of Ukraine’s State Fiscal Service Chief Roman Nasirov over an alleged embezzlement of approximately USD 75 million is an “extraordinary event in Ukraine,” explains Daria Kaleniuk, Executive Director of the Anticorruption Action...

Monday, 06 March 2017 23:24

Hybrid War For Healthcare

Ukraine’s US-born Acting Minister of Health Dr. Ulana Suprun is attempting to transform the country’s notoriously corrupt medical services – and not everyone is happy about it

Monday, 06 March 2017 11:17

UKRAINE AND ROMANIA: Different approaches to a common corruption problem

Attention-grabbing Bucharest Maidan highlighted ongoing corruption issues within the EU - but can people power protests achieve meaningful change? 

Friday, 03 March 2017 00:43

NONSENSE OF NEUTRALITY: Why declaration of a neutral Ukraine would be unlikely to prevent Russian aggression

Many observers believe Ukraine should officially sacrifice the country’s Euro-Atlantic ambitions in order to ease Kremlin concerns, but a fresh commitment to geopolitical neutrality may only encourage further Russian imperialism

Saturday, 04 February 2017 01:46

OPINION: Poroshenko faces growing credibility gap as hybrid war drags on and Euromaidan justice remains elusive

Ukrainian leader continues to pay tribute to country’s fallen heroes but faces growing anger over lack of justice for Euromaidan killings and military shortcomings

Monday, 30 January 2017 03:13

ATLANTIC COUNCIL: American-Born Doctor Takes on Ukraine’s Corrupt Health Care System

Acting Ukrainian Health Minister Ulana Suprun has already saved countless lives with her innovative approach to medical aid for frontline Ukrainian soldiers. Now she is taking on the notoriously corrupt Ukrainian healthcare system

Wednesday, 25 January 2017 13:04

2017 FORECAST: From Revolutionary Romanticism to Professional Pragmatism

Legal professionals must play their part in accelerating Ukraine’s stuttering reform process in 2017

Tuesday, 03 January 2017 12:25

UKRAINE’S TERRIBLE TIMING: Ivanna Klympush-Tsintsadze must promote Euro integration in a time of EU disintegration

Ukraine’s Deputy PM for European Integration Ivanna Klympush-Tsintsadze finds herself battling against the currently unfavorable tides of history as her nation seeks to forge closer ties to an EU in crisis

Tuesday, 03 January 2017 01:39

REJECTING RUSSIA: How Kharkiv saved Ukraine from Putin’s partition plan in 2014

Once one of Putin’s key hybrid war objectives, the capital of east Ukraine survived the Kremlin’s insurgency attempts and is now learning to live without Russia

Monday, 02 January 2017 23:56

PHANTOM FASCIST THREAT: Support for Far Right parties actually far weaker in Ukraine than elsewhere in Europe

Russia has convinced many international observers that post-Maidan Ukraine is under the control of nationalist extremists but there is actually surprisingly little evidence to support this alarmist narrative. In reality, Far Right parties enjoy...

Thursday, 29 December 2016 00:56

Afro-Ukrainians After Euromaidan

Did Ukraine’s Revolution of Dignity succeed in making national identity more ethnically inclusive?

Monday, 05 December 2016 20:55

Introducing Jaanika Merilo - the Estonian IT innovator leading Ukraine’s e-revolution

Dnipro Deputy Mayor Jaanika Merilo has been at the forefront of the Ukrainian push for digital government for the past few years and remains convinced that fundamental change is possible with the right balance of patience and perseverance,...

Monday, 05 December 2016 16:09

UNPOPULAR POLITICIANS: Record poll lows as Ukraine faces ‘Winter of Discontent’

Mounting post-Maidan frustration with country’s political leadership has resulted in near historic low approval ratings

Sunday, 04 December 2016 16:52

From Berlin Wall to Mexican Wall: Trump Victory Marks End of Post-Cold War Era

9 November 1989 – 9 November 2016: Donald Trump’s election as US president confirms the dawn of a new geopolitical reality where anti-establishment populism replaces the liberal consensus of the past quarter century

Wednesday, 09 November 2016 15:17

EUROMAIDAN ANNIVERSARY: The importance of remembering when Ukraine’s Revolution of Dignity actually began

Ukraine’s 2013-14 popular uprising has become synonymous with the European Union Association Agreement that helped spark initial protests – but the demands voiced by millions of Ukrainians focused on basic human rights not EU integration

Friday, 04 November 2016 16:26

Adidas joins vyshyvanka craze

German sportswear brand wins plaudits for design featuring traditional Ukrainian national embroidery

Thursday, 06 October 2016 17:24

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