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Crimea is implementing a project likely to neutralise the protest movement of the Crimean Tatars and in the future undermine the influence of the Mejlis
7 March, 2012   ▪   Anvar Derkach
Luca Volontè chairs the European People’s Party, the biggest political group in the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE). In his interview with The Ukrainian Week, Mr. Volontè evaluates the verdict in former minister Lutsenko’s case and suggests possible sanctions against Ukraine if the latter continues to ignore the CoE’s recommendations
5 March, 2012   ▪   Alla Lazareva
The euphoria over the Law “On Access to Public Information” is gradually evaporating
28 February, 2012   ▪   Alina Pastukhova
Recent appointments suggest that Yanukovych does not trust the Party of Regions’ “cadre reserve”
24 February, 2012   ▪   Oleksandr Mykhelson
Viktor Yanukovych continues reshuffling personnel after replacing chiefs of power structures
24 February, 2012   ▪   Alina Pastukhova
The government is searching for mechanisms to offset the huge loss of popularity over the past two years. It appears that administrative leverage, manipulations and falsifications are going to be applied on a massive scale.
24 February, 2012   ▪   Leonid Aleksandrov
The Constitutional Court is bringing social policy out of the legislative field to be manually managed by the government. This signals preparations for the election
24 February, 2012   ▪   Andriy Kovalenko
Whose interests will the new SBU Chief protect?
24 February, 2012   ▪   Oleksandr Mykhelson
The Constitutional Court is losing its reputation as an independent arbiter and is turning into yet another component of the presidential hierarchy
23 February, 2012   ▪   Andriy Skumin
Court hearings in the Yuriy Lutsenko case are over. So are lawyers’ debates. Just days ago, Kyiv Pechersk District Court ruled that the verdict would be announced on February 27. Apparently, prosecutors feel they have to rush, possibly to forestall the verdict of the European Court of Human Rights
23 February, 2012   ▪   Alla Lazareva
Several law enforcement officers who were responsible for producing cases against Yulia Tymoshenko and Yuriy Lutsenko have been promoted. Intriguingly, almost all of them have been moved to Ivano-Frankivsk
22 February, 2012   ▪   Anton Karpinsky
If the Ukrainian government does not change its domestic policies, the country will face international isolation and subjugation to Russia after the 2012 European Football Championship
22 February, 2012   ▪   Rostyslav Pavlenko
Ukraine failed to make good on its commitments in its first year in the Energy Community and wants to pass the buck to the EU
17 February, 2012   ▪   Oksana Kushnir
Ukraine is losing the fight for Azerbaijani gas to the more aggressive Russia and Turkey
15 February, 2012   ▪   Oleksandr Kramar
The current government is incapable of improving social justice even as it scrambles to imitate efforts to do so ahead of the autumn parliamentary election
8 February, 2012   ▪   Andrii Duda
In the past two decades, the number of people who identify themselves as Ukrainians and their share in Russia’s population has dropped in half.
8 February, 2012   ▪   The Ukrainian Week
The closer the 2012 parliamentary election is, the more actively the government is curbing freedom of expression
7 February, 2012   ▪   Alina Pastukhova
Andreas Gross criticized the actions of the Party of Regions, a political partner of the group he heads, in his interview with The Ukrainian Week
7 February, 2012   ▪   Alla Lazareva
Attendees at the 2012 World Economic Forum in Davos primarily discussed the future of capitalism and a coming “great transformation.” Guests at Viktor Pinchuk’s “Ukrainian dinner” were told, unconvincingly, that Kyiv is on the right track.
6 February, 2012   ▪   Bohdan Tsioupine
Will Natalia Korolevka’s ambitions work in favor of the ruling party?
5 February, 2012   ▪   Alina Pastukhova
The plans to decrease Ukraine’s dependence on Russian gas disclosed by Mr. Azarov’s Cabinet are still nothing more than a populist campaign. Thus, they look like yet another “mutually beneficial” deal with the Russian Federation
2 February, 2012   ▪   Ivan Halaichenko
Some post-soviet republics have staunchly chosen to diversify their energy flows. As a result, they are successfully exiting the trap of energy dependence
2 February, 2012   ▪   Oleksandr Kramar
Historians, diplomats, writers and musicians share their brightest memories of 2011 with The Ukrainian Week
1 February, 2012   ▪   The Ukrainian Week
Alain Guillemoles talks about what the French don’t know about Gazprom and Ukrainians don’t realize about their own energy prospects
1 February, 2012   ▪   Zhanna Bezpiatchuk
Russia’s gas talks with Ukraine are just a small element of its geopolitical game. The jackpot is control over energy supply to Europe
1 February, 2012   ▪   Oksana Kushnir
The Ukrainian government may lose its last allies in Europe with its intransigence on human rights and political repression
30 January, 2012   ▪   Ivan Halaichenko
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Mostly discussed for its regulation of the language of instruction in schools, the new law offers more overlooked important innovations intended to change the quality and the content of education in Ukraine
7 November, Hanna Trehub,
The new law on the reintegration of the occupied parts of the Donbas qualifies them as such and names Russia as the occupier. Yet, it does not launch the process of deoccupation or change the mechanism envisaged in the Minsk Agreement
20 October, Maksym Vikhrov,
This week started off with a bang in Kyiv...and it had nothing to do with working on healthcare reform, which the Verkhovna Rada eventually passed on October 19. The #1 topic became a protest action to push political reforms forward that was called by anti-corruption politicians and former Odesa Governor Mikhail Saakashvili
19 October, Stanislav Kozliuk,
Founded this fall, Donetsk oligarch Serhiy Taruta’s Osnova or Foundation party has already started campaigning although the next Verkhovna Rada election is two years away
18 October, Denys Kazanskyi,
 
 
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