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18 OctoberBreaking news
Since Belarus’ Paritetbank was not acceptable for the National Bank of Ukraine (NBU).
15 OctoberBreaking news
Leaders of the Russian Orthodox Church were meeting in the Belarusian capital on October 15 amid a dispute over moves toward independence for the Orthodox Church in Ukraine
13 OctoberBreaking news
The schismatic Patriarch of Kyev, Filaret, and the schismatic Archbishop of Ukraine, Makariy, are as of today considered canonical hierarchs of the Orthodox Church
12 OctoberBreaking news
The Ukrainian fishermen went to sea from the Russian-occupied village of Kholodne, Donetsk region
12 OctoberWorld
During the 28th Economic Forum in Krynica-Zdrój (Poland) The Ukrainian Week discussed with the President of the Center for the Study of New Generation Warfare about the situation in the Black Sea and the historical and modern aspects of the confrontation between the USA and Russia.
10 OctoberEconomics
How agriculture is developing in Belarus
9 OctoberBreaking news
Volodymyr Balukh has suspended a months-long hunger strike pending his expected transfer to a prison in Russia
8 OctoberBreaking news
Ukrainian film director Oleh Sentsov has started writing a new script while serving his term in a Russian jail
7 OctoberBreaking news
Training will focus on air sovereignty, air interdiction, air-to-ground integration, air mobility operations, aeromedical evacuation, cyber defense, and personnel recovery
6 OctoberBreaking news
Ukrainian citizen Pavlo Sharoyko, who was sentenced to eight years in prison on espionage charges in May, could soon be released
3 OctoberBreaking news
These Ukrainians were captured from 2014 to 2018
1 OctoberBreaking news
Information confirming Rudkovsky’s guilt was obtained through joint investigative procedures conducted by the Russian Federal Security Service (FSB) and the Interior Ministry
28 SeptemberWorld
How Russia is building a network of influence in Slovakia
27 SeptemberBreaking news
Hostilities in the Sea of Azov are heating up, and the U.S. is increasing its involvement
26 SeptemberEconomics
What’s happening with the Ukrainian peninsula’s economy these days?
25 SeptemberEconomics
How Russia is turning Crimea into a military base by changing its economy and society
22 SeptemberBreaking news
The operation itself took half an hour
19 SeptemberBreaking news
A ban on the use of cultural products, namely movies, books, songs, etc., in the Russian language in the public has been introduced in Ukraine`s Lviv region
17 SeptemberBreaking news
The Russian military said on Monday (Sept 17) that the missile that shot down Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 came from the arsenals of the Ukrainian army
17 SeptemberWorld
Would NATO be better off without Turkey? Ankara is now having a furious row with America and its other military allies.
15 SeptemberBreaking news
Russia’s Orthodox Church said on Friday it would no longer participate in structures chaired by the Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople
14 SeptemberBreaking news
A bond dispute in which Ukraine alleges Russia used “threatening behaviour” is set to go to a full blown trial in the English courts, appeal judges ruled on Friday
10 SeptemberBreaking news
Russia’s security services claimed to have disrupted an Islamic State member’s plot to assassinate an east Ukrainian rebel fighter on orders from Ukraine’s security apparatus
8 SeptemberBreaking news
Closer to autocephaly: Ecumenical Patriarchate appoints its Exarchs in Kyiv. These will be the Archbishop from the United States and the Bishop from Canada
5 SeptemberBreaking news
Washington has been expanding defense deals with Kyiv amid increased threats from Russia, but the cooperation may increasingly go both ways
4 SeptemberBreaking news
Russian propaganda systemically lowers the number of officially recognized casualties on the part of Russian occupation forces in eastern Ukraine's warzone
2 SeptemberBreaking news
Lviv, once a major center of Jewish life in Eastern Europe, is commemorating the 75th anniversary of the annihilation of the city's Jewish population by Nazi Germany and honoring those working today to preserve what they can of that vanished world
1 SeptemberBreaking news
It was reported after the killing of Oleksandr Zakharchenko, the head of the so-called Donetsk People's Republic, on August, 31.
28 AugustHistory
How Soviet citizens ended up voting unanimously in elections
23 AugustBreaking news
Alleged spy Stanislav Yezhov went on trial on August 22
23 AugustWorld
Anti-cult movements as an instrument in Russia’s hybrid war
18 AugustSociety
The influence of the World Cup on Russia's image
17 AugustSociety
How close is Ukraine to autocephaly for its Orthodox Church?
14 AugustWorld
Why are Minsk and Warsaw still avoiding bitter historical polemic
11 AugustBreaking news
The director of the film "Stus" has decided to bring back the scene with politically fringe figure
21 JulyEconomics
How have Russian counter-sanctions impacted Belarusian exports and imports?
25 JunePolitics
The shadow of Kremlin’s prisoners over the 2018 World Cup
21 JuneSociety
How to overcome Russian cultural domination
18 JuneWorld
The information background of the World Cup in Russia
6 JuneSociety
How the media helped pave the way for Russkiy Mir in the independent Ukraine
24 MaySociety
On May 16, Ukrainian filmmaker currently jailed in Russia as a political prisoner went on a hunger strike. In a public letter he wrote that he would only stop the strike if all 64 Ukrainian prisoners jailed in Russia for politically-motivated grounds are released
21 MayEconomics
The Kremlin's gas pipelines bypassing Ukraine are a threat to the country's energy security. What can it do to protect itself from upcoming risks
21 MayWorld
The Ukrainian Week asks American think-tankers and diplomats three questions: 1. Is Ukraine seen as part of Russia’s sphere of influence in the US? 2. Why a part of the American establishment believes that Ukraine should be attributed to Russia’s orbit? 3. What can Ukraine do to counter this approach?
21 May
Director General of the NATO International Military Staff on NATO’s readiness to face hybrid challenges from Russia, expectations for NATO’s upcoming summit in Brussels, and about how Ukraine can contribute to international security
17 MaySociety
How Russian lobbyism works in sports
4 May
My deep sympathy for Ukraine and commitment for the Maidan revolution originated in the awareness of the persistence of the soviet system in Eastern Europe despite the collapse of USSR and of the communist empire. This persistence has been dramatically enhanced by the choice of continuity by Russia, the absence of any trial of communist crimes, the hold on power of the same ruling class through apparent changes, and of the same political mores: a blend of secret police and high scale corruption
26 April
Former special representative of the Austrian OSCE chairperson-in-office for the Transnistrian settlement process about options for the peacekeeping mission in the Donbas, the motivation for friendship between Austrian and Russian politicians, and about ways in which the experience with the Transnistrian conflict can be useful for Ukraine
26 April
French political analyst Nicolas Tenzer about the diplomatic crisis between the West and Russia, the state of Franco-Russian relations, and the prospects for reviving negotiations in the Normandy format
26 AprilWorld
How the re-election of Vladimir Putin revealed Russia’s weaknesses and can benefit Ukraine
23 MarchPolitics
What cyberthreats Ukraine is likely to face in 2019 elections, and what it is doing to prevent them
13 MarchPolitics
Could Ukraine’s armed forces have prevailed in Crimea?
28 FebruaryWorld
How did a one-time hawkish Reagan aide become Putin’s favorite congressman?
27 February
On February 26, the main conference to plan Ukraine-U.S. Sea Breeze 2018 drills kicked off in Odesa. The goal is to finalize the plan, agree on the scenario and exercise issues, define the forces, tools and format of the drills, do reconnaissance of the areas where the drills will take place. Participants include the navies of Ukraine and the U.S., as well as Bulgaria, UK, Greece, Georgia, Denmark, Estonia, Canada, Lithuania, Moldova, Norway, Turkey and Sweden. The drills will involve representatives of other units from Ukraine's Armed Forces and law enforcement entities.
26 FebruarySociety
Compared to many other countries in Europe, Ukraine’s religious life is very active, although there is no state religion. So how do politics and religion work together here?
26 FebruarySociety
The Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the Moscow Patriarchate is expanding its influence and propaganda in Donbas
21 FebruaryPolitics
Important aspects of the new Deoccupation Law
21 February
Deputy Justice Minister and the Ombudsman to the European Court of Human Rights on official evidence of the presence of Russian troops in Ukraine's territory
21 FebruaryPolitics
Who is fighting against Ukrainian military in Donbas
25 JanuaryPolitics
How Ukraine’s security, defence and the capability to counter hybrid aggression changed in 2017
23 JanuarySociety
For Ukrainians incarcerated in the occupied territories and in the Russian Federation itself, things could get much worse in 2018. Only serious international pressure is likely to make Moscow release these political prisoners
7 December, 2017World
How the Kremlin is building up its presence in the Middle East
7 December, 2017
Former Senior Director for Human Rights and Democracy at the McCain Institute and President of Freedom House on his new book and the forecast on America’s foreign policy
7 December, 2017
Deputy Chief of Staff of NATO’s Military Partnerships Directorate about the role of the Ukrainian military in the Alliance’s operations, and the interest of Western military in Ukraine’s Anti-Terrorist Operation and Russia’s Zapad 2017 exercise
4 December, 2017Society
What exactly is being produced in Ukraine today, what does the army still need, and how much of this can be provided by the domestic defense industry?
11 October, 2017Society
Russian law enforcers raided the houses of Muslim Crimean Tatars in Bakhchysarai in the morning of October 11
3 October, 2017Society
How the Kremlin propaganda is affecting Ukrainian Muslims
21 September, 2017Society
The Ukrainian Week spoke to representative of the Main Intelligence Directorate at the Ministry of Defence about his department's work, Russian military in Ukraine and the threats it is facing
20 September, 2017World
Why the Kremlin needs private military companies
19 September, 2017World
How the Russian opposition sees Ukraine
15 September, 2017
The place of freedom and free people in today's Russia
27 July, 2017Politics
What kind of land market Ukraine needs
24 July, 2017Economics
Which model Ukraine could apply in its further economic interaction with Russia
10 July, 2017Society
On June 14, it was a year since the last exchange of Ukrainian political prisoners in Russia took place. Nothing has happened in all that time to make a swap more likely
6 July, 2017Society
Ukrainian civilians who are in captivity in “LNR” and “DNR” are one of the most painful problems facing Ukraine
23 June, 2017Economics
Although there’s been a sharp reduction in trade and commercial ties with Russia and in Ukraine’s dependence on its neighbor, some key sectors still show levels of interaction that pose a threat to national security
23 June, 2017Society
Legislation and bills on the state language: current status and expectations
23 June, 2017Society
Is Ukrainian society ready for changes in language policy
26 May, 2017
Co-Head of Ukraine-NATO Interparliamentary Council on the current state of dialogue between the Alliance and Ukraine, the future of the Euro-Atlantic security system and the Russian propaganda
8 May, 2017Society
The Crimean Tatars faced deportation from the peninsula under Stalin in 1944. Today, they are facing a policy of quiet expulsion from their lands
28 April, 2017Politics
Current state and plans in Ukraine’s defense industry
20 April, 2017Society
As of the end of March, 44 Ukrainian citizens remained in Russian captivity. What can Ukraine do to free them?
23 March, 2017Society
What might cause the “Russian Spring” to make a comeback in Ukraine and where might this happen?
23 March, 2017Society
What prevented Kremlin curators from realising the "Crimean scenario" in most regions of South-Eastern Ukraine?
15 March, 2017World
Alyaksandr Lukashenka has recognized the danger emanating from Russia. So far, it’s been covert, but the signs are serious
3 March, 2017History
When Nikita Khrushchev came to power, he brought a "Ukrainian clan" with him. It later removed their patron from the helm of the USSR
23 February, 2017Politics
What the January Cabinet of Ministers' decree on the occupied territory means for Ukraine and Russia
31 January, 2017Society
Freeing the Kremlin's prisoners as our main assignment for the year
31 January, 2017Society
One of the most proactive lawyers defending Crimean Tatars in courts ends up behind bars
12 January, 2017Politics
The Kremlin's hybrid aggression against Ukraine: essence, development
9 January, 2017
As to Crimea, there is no way to count on Russia’s internal forces. So the main source of pressure remains external. That means sanctions
12 December, 2016
Verkhovna Rada Vice-Speaker on re-balancing power in Ukraine, the effect of the Minsk process, and occupied territories
12 December, 2016Politics
How elections in the Donbas usually play out
12 December, 2016Society
Why is Russia rushing to put an end to the warlords in its self-proclaimed republics in occupied Donbas?
5 December, 2016Economics
On competition and state anti-monopoly policy in Ukraine
18 November, 2016Society
A new book analyzes the revolution through the artists' eyes
31 October, 2016Economics
What are the prospects for Ukraine’s agro-industrial complex?
31 October, 2016Economics
How the status of land in Ukraine affects its owners and big agribusinesses
24 October, 2016World
Banker and chess grandmaster based in Lviv on life and business in Ukraine
21 October, 2016Economics
Pro-Russian oligarchs have begun a serious push to persuade Ukrainians that the only way to a better life is to renew “torn” economic ties with Russia. This flies in the face of facts on the ground
19 September, 2016History
The evolution of Ukrainian elite and its state-building concepts offers a valuable lesson to the country today
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Since Belarus’ Paritetbank was not acceptable for the National Bank of Ukraine (NBU).
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Certain little-known facts about reforms in Georgia could be a good lesson for Ukraine
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