Items tagged with: Hybrid War

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

Putin has used Ukraine as a testing ground for his hybrid war against the Western world

Many of the Russian tactics currently being deployed to destabilize the EU were first honed in Ukraine but European leaders remain stubbornly slow to appreciate the scale of the danger they face

Thursday, 09 February 2017 21:10

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

A BAD DEAL FOR AMERICA: Putin clearly needs Trump but does Trump really need Putin?

Many in Russia hope the new American leader will usher in a new period of détente but it remains unclear what the Kremlin can offer President Trump in return

Saturday, 14 January 2017 15:18

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

Kharkiv: seeking new horizons

Ukraine’s second city hard hit by the ongoing Russian hybrid war but economic recovery already well underway as search for new partners continues

Tuesday, 03 January 2017 00:19

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

Predictions for Ukraine in 2017

What does the year ahead hold for Ukraine? Ever since late 2013, the country has experienced a period of historic change and traumatic turmoil. Could 2017 be the year when peace finally returns to Ukraine? What will be the dominant social trends...

Saturday, 31 December 2016 13:05

Putin enjoyed a triumphant 2016 - will West wake up to Russian hybrid war in 2017?

For the past three years, Russia has been waging an increasingly audacious hybrid war against the entire Western world. The end goals are to fatally undermine Western institutions and reverse the verdict of the Cold War. So far, the Kremlin is...

Friday, 30 December 2016 16:19

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

Life in the Gray Zone

Residents of Ukrainian frontline towns like Svitlodarsk do not qualify as IDPs but they continue to feel the full brunt of ongoing conflict with Russian hybrid forces

Thursday, 15 December 2016 12:08

BRAND UKRAINE: Annual rating places Ukraine among best performing nation brands

Strengthening economy and reduced military threat see Ukraine placed among most improved national brands in the world

Sunday, 11 December 2016 20:07

TOP ESTONIAN DIPLOMAT: Russian hybrid war attack on Ukraine “did not come as a complete surprise”

Former Estonian FM Marina Kaljurand on Donald Trump, EU sanctions, NATO military spending, and the Russian hybrid war in Ukraine

Sunday, 11 December 2016 14:22

FROM KREMLIN TO HAGUE: Will Putin ever have to face justice for Ukraine hybrid war?

International Criminal Court acknowledges Russian military aggression in Ukraine but any talk of future war crimes trial remains premature

Wednesday, 07 December 2016 00:42

THE ROAD TO E-GOVERNMENT: Estonian Ambassador explains why his country is focusing its IT aid efforts on Ukraine

Estonian Ambassador Gert Antsu on his country's support for Ukrainian e-governance and the challenges of living with the new Russian realities

Tuesday, 06 December 2016 00:20

Ukraine and President Trump

Donald Trump’s admiration for Vladimir Putin has caused considerable panic in Ukraine but a future US-Russia thaw far from guaranteed - especially if Ukrainian leaders take appropriate steps to safeguard strategic American alliance

Monday, 05 December 2016 20:02

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