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Previously jailed for political reasons and recently sentenced to two more years in yet another case, the ex-Minister of the Interior offers his opinion on processes within the united opposition, mistakes in selecting candidates for the parliamentary election, the importance of removing the current regime and the wasted chance to reform the law enforcement system when he was Minister.
31 August, 2012   ▪   Milan Lielich
Yanukovych’s regime has turned Yulia Tymoshenko into a symbol of resistance, yet her real influence on the opposition is waning
31 August, 2012   ▪   Milan Lielich
There are no blatantly odious characters among the United Opposition’s parliamentary candidates, yet some might easily jump ship after the election
31 August, 2012   ▪   Andriy Skumin
Recent developments signal that the Kolesnichenko-Kivalov language law is aimed at the renewed Russification of all Ukrainians regardless of their ethnic backgrounds
31 August, 2012   ▪   Oles Oleksiyenko
Despite feigned efforts to fight monopolies and foster a competitive environment, Ukraine’s government is working to strengthen the position of business groups closest to its own leaders.
31 August, 2012   ▪   Oleksandr Kramar   ▪   -1
Ukrainian society is more European-oriented than political elites think
29 August, 2012   ▪   Samijlo Vors
On Solving the Language Issue
28 August, 2012   ▪   The Ukrainian Week
The Vitaliy Klitschko brand could be a cover for many potential party switchers associated with oligarchs, and these politicians are unlikely to be controlled in the future by the UDAR party leader
24 August, 2012   ▪   Milan Lielich
For most people of the so-called Old World, “nationalism” is a term widely used by researchers, politicians and publicists, while for many Ukrainians it still has an ideological and political meaning.
10 August, 2012   ▪   Bohdan Tsioupine
“Ukrainian” oligarchs are responsible for both the current social and economic situation in the country and the dangerous vector of its further development
9 August, 2012   ▪   Samijlo Vors
Seven steps Yanukovych has undertaken that increase the Kremlin’s hopes of swallowing up Ukraine
3 August, 2012   ▪   Oles Oleksiyenko
After signing the language bill Mr. Lytvyn will now turn into a politician who is completely under the control of the government which will drop him at the first opportunity.
3 August, 2012   ▪   Oleksandr Mykhelson
Amendments to the public procurements law are expected to further conceal the scale of the distribution of public funds to business entities close to the government
2 August, 2012   ▪   Ilona Zayets
François Zimeray is a professional attorney and a former lawyer at the International Criminal Court. He has visited well over 100 countries. In an interview for The Ukrainian Week Zimeray shared his impressions from dealing with Ukrainian officials.
27 July, 2012   ▪   Alla Lazareva
A guide to eliminating corruption and establishing the rule of law with a limited set of resources at hand
25 July, 2012   ▪   John Lucas
The position of the Verkhovna Rada’s Speaker on the language law, regardless of his motivation, will determine his political future and his place in Ukrainian history
21 July, 2012   ▪   Oles Oleksiyenko
The no-win situation in which Mr. Yanukovych finds himself is becoming ever more apparent, while every new effort to prove that this is not the case, has the opposite effect.
20 July, 2012   ▪   Heorhiy Hryshchenko
The simplification of the visa regime and the initialing of the economic part of the Ukraine-EU Free Trade Agreement do not mean that the isolation of Yanukovych’s regime has ended
20 July, 2012   ▪   Heorhiy Hryshchenko
The government is testing how Ukrainian mass media and society are prepared to protect freedom of speech
20 July, 2012   ▪   Yurіy Raykhel
During the protests in front of Ukrainian House the government has once more used the scenario of the soft, yet consistent narrowing of citizens’ rights to protest. The criminal cases are a perfect tool for pinpoint strikes against the most proactive protest participants.
20 July, 2012   ▪   Oleksandr Mykhelson
If the ruling of the European Court of Human Rights is ignored, Ukraine’s membership in the Council of Europe may be suspended
20 July, 2012   ▪   Alla Lazareva
The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) in Strasbourg supported the complaint filed by defence attorneys representing the former Interior Minister of Ukraine, Yuriy Lutsenko.
9 July, 2012
David Kramer and Robert Nurick talk about the latest Freedom House report on nations in transit, including Ukraine, how much the memory of a democratic experience matters and how painful democratic transformations may be
6 July, 2012   ▪   Hanna Trehub
Freedom House’s new report raises the alarm about Ukrainian society and government as Ukraine’s post-Orange Revolution progress continues to plummet
6 July, 2012   ▪   Orysia Smereka
By searching for non-existent features of patriotism and statesman-like quality in Ukraine’s top officials, journalists are doing society a disservice
6 July, 2012   ▪   Ivan Halaichenko
The passing of the language law has triggered a parliamentary crisis that could explode into a political one.
6 July, 2012   ▪   The Ukrainian Week
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