The Ukrainian Week spoke with Germany’s special envoy to Ukraine on reform in governance and decentralization, Georg Milbradt, about German government assistance in the implementation of reforms and about the successes and difficulties faced in this process.
|18 July, 2016||World|
What kind of a leader is Germany between the US, China and Russia? How do German politicians view their country’s role in the world? The Ukrainian Week spoke about this to Stephen Szabo, Executive Director of the Washington-based Transatlantic Academy
|18 July, 2016||World|
Germany and Russia are the two states whose relations of the past 250 years have been defining the fate of Europe in general, and Ukraine in particular
|28 June, 2014|
“With the current crisis, it is seen in Berlin as key for German foreign policy not to act on its own, but in conjunction with others”
The Ukrainian Week speaks to Susan Stewart from the Berlin-based SWP research center about the reasons for Germany’s ambivalence in the current Ukrainian crisis, Poland’s role as the geopolitical player in the region, and Euro-Atlantic relations
|22 May, 2014||World|
Roderick Parkes: “The splits in the EU are completely different this time compared to the ones I’ve seen in the past”
The Ukrainian Week talks to Roderick Parkes, EU programme coordinator at the Polish Institute of International Affairs, about how united the EU is on resisting Russia, Germany’s idea of federalization, and how the current crisis has impacted the relations between Germany and Poland
|10 February, 2014||News|
The EU will work using all of its opportunities to find a political solution to the crisis in Ukraine which involves serious discussion of amendments to the Constitution, among other things, Germany’s Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier says before the meeting of the EU Council of Foreign Ministers that took place in Brussels today
|26 January, 2014||Politics|
At this critical moment, the European Union is tarrying unacceptably in finding ways to influence the situation in Ukraine
|15 November, 2013||Economics|
A failed Association Agreement: German economy is striving towards investing in Ukraine, but faces many obstacles
|16 October, 2013||News|
Germany’s trade, financial, and investment policies towards Russia, notably on the issue of natural gas, have contributed to re-shaping the post-Soviet Eastern European geo-economic landscape. As a result, Ukraine could become a hostage of Berlin’s recent Ostpolitik, Andreas Umland, DAAD Associate Professor of Political Science, National University of "Kyiv-Mohyla Academy admits in his article for The Foreign Policy Journal.
|24 September, 2013||News|
European experts comment on Germany’s policy towards Russia and Ukraine after the parliamentary election
Andrey Makarychev, Professor at the Institute of Government and Politics in Estonia, presents the European expert insight into Germany’s policy towards Russia and Ukraine after the 22 September parliamentary election at PONARS Eurasia.
|24 September, 2013|
How the September 22 Bundestag election will affect Berlin’s policy towards Ukraine
|31 May, 2013||Society|
The emerging strategic competition between Germany and Russia will be based on contrasting principles of governance, rule of law, human rights, and economic discipline that will impact on the entire continent.
|23 May, 2013||News|
Ukraine is trying to explain Berlin the advantages of Association Agreement signing for Germany and for EU, writes EurActiv.
|21 May, 2012||History|
The Treaty of Rapallo between the Weimar Republic and Soviet Russia paved the way to a revival of German military power after the First World War
|23 December, 2011||Culture|
Modern German-language drama is coming onto Kyiv theater stages. Foreign authors are largely looking to answer the question, “Who am I?” as they, sometimes provocatively, address the critical issue of identity – something Ukrainians themselves are grappling with
|3 February, 2011||World|
Hans-Georg Wieck, ex-chief of the German Federal Intelligence Service (BND) speaks about the situation in Belarus, Germany’s dream of having a stable Russia, and advice he gave to Eduard Shevardnadze.