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All the materials marked with tag: 20 years of Ukrainian Independence
4 July, 2012History
Ukraine’s national flag, emblem and anthem have a long history and national status but have yet to become true national symbols
30 August, 2011
29 August, 2011Politics
20 years is a significant stretch of time on the verge of the 20th and 21st centuries, packed with events
29 August, 2011Politics
Independence by instinct
29 August, 2011Politics
Ukraine failed to take advantage of the opportunities offered by the collapse of the USSR. This can be blamed on the unreadiness of the counter-elite and shortsightedness of the political establishment
29 August, 2011
When empires crack, states emerge on their ruins, the emergence of which no one counted on
29 August, 2011Politics
Lost opportunities
29 August, 2011Politics
In its first years of independence, Ukrainian politics took the steps necessary for the creation of Ukraine as an independent country but never resolved the fundamental problems of its development
29 August, 2011Politics
Bagging the country
29 August, 2011Politics
The late 1990s brought a system of governance to Ukraine that sent the country tumbling into poverty
29 August, 2011Politics
The assassination of Vadym Hetman removed all barriers to the chaotic disbursement of the banking and financial sector in Ukraine and opened the way for the tycoon-controlled economy
29 August, 2011Economics
The first steps
29 August, 2011Politics
The failed test
29 August, 2011Politics
The inability of the oligarch regime to withstand systemic pressure from abroad virtually led to the loss of sovereignty. It was only the response of society that saved the country
29 August, 2011Politics
Throughout all 20 years of the new history of Ukraine, schemes have been used for energy resource supplies, to the detriment of the country, but which made specific people much richer
29 August, 2011Politics
The wasted trust
29 August, 2011Politics
The opposition failed to fulfill the task of society and eliminate the oligarch and lumpen system in the early 2000s. There is still hope for the emergence of a new counter-elite
29 August, 2011Politics
Only a force that relies on the middle class and a right-centrist ideology can pull Ukraine out of the oligarchs' vicious circle
29 August, 2011Politics
The new elite must show the way to eliminating the oligarch-controlled model and discovering Ukraine’s potential
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November 21, the 4th anniversary of the Maidan, begins in Kyiv with a prayer for the Heavenly Hundred, the protesters killed at Instytutska Street in February 2014, and the victims of earlier shootings, police violence throughout the revolution
21 November, Stanislav Kozliuk,
Ukraine’s Parliament has started to change the electoral system. Will they be able to finish the job and what will change if the reform goes through?
20 November, Andriy Holub,
What political ambitions do Yulia Tymoshenko and her party hope to achieve before the 2019 elections?
20 November, Roman Malko,
According to recent sociological studies, there have been no significant changes in the mood of Ukrainians over the last three years. The scarcity of demonstrations cannot be attributed to loyalty to the current government, but rather to the fact that the opposition is equally far away from understanding what the citizens need and how these needs can be met
20 November, Andriy Holub,
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