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day before yesterdayPolitics
The Ukrainian Week talks with one-time speaker of the Verkhovna Rada, acting president, and secretary of Ukraine’s National Security Council, about shifts in the nature of the war and informational security, and the rise of conservative trends in modern politics
11 OctoberSociety
Why is it so much harder than anyone expected to break ties with the soviet past?
5 OctoberBreaking news
How the president and his allies, chasing 2020 ammunition, fanned a political storm
30 JulySociety
Why it is dangerous to neglect the topic of war and what the mission of the media community should be
21 JulyWorld
Why is right-wing populism on the rise around the world
17 JulyBreaking news
Vasiliy Nebenzya reacted to the U.S. diplomat's concern about the status of languages of national minorities in the occupied peninsula
16 JulyBreaking news
Ukraine has arrested an alleged major computer hacker who has been sought by the United States for years
8 JulyBreaking news
Volodymyr Zelenskiy, Donald Tusk and Jean-Claude Juncker will participate in the summit
8 JulyHistory
The Ukraine-Russia union treaty of 1920
2 JulyBreaking news
The Russian side already tried to gather a council meeting on the law on Volodymyr Zelenskiy's inauguration day on May 20
29 JuneScience
The Ukrainian Week spoke to Minister Suprun about the most dangerous superstitions in healthcare, promotion of healthcare, the development of critical thinking, the future of the healthcare reform, and about opponents
24 JuneBreaking news
This follows from respective presidential decree 423 dated June 21, Ukrainian News Agency reports
26 MayBreaking news
Russian authorities must release the 24 Ukrainian sailors who were captured last year after entering the Kerch Strait, a United Nations maritime tribunal has ruled
25 MayBreaking news
An international tribunal has ordered Russia to "immediately" release 24 Ukrainian sailors and three naval ships it seized off Crimea in November
24 MayBreaking news
The European Union is interested in high-level transport cooperation with Ukraine and further development and reformation of the transport sector in accordance with EU norms and standards
11 MayBreaking news
Last November, Russia seized three Ukrainian navy ships and captured dozens of sailors, sparking outrage in Ukraine. The case is now being heard at a UN sea tribunal in Hamburg, but Russia has vowed not to show
8 AprilHistory
What system they are trying to restore in Russia today
6 AprilHistory
How dissidents were punished in an era of a “real socialism”
22 MarchPolitics
What measures Europe can apply to former ISIS militants
3 MarchHistory
How the idea of Ukraine crossed imperial borders from East to West
24 FebruaryWorld
What is the current situation of Brexit in the United Kingdom
22 FebruaryBreaking news
The European Union is set next week to remove Andriy Klyuyev, the head of former Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych’s presidential administration, from its sanctions list
20 FebruaryWorld
What should lie at the foundation of Ukraine’s integration into a united Europe so that later on there isn’t an Ukrexit?
14 FebruaryWorld
The Ukrainian Week talked with Acting U.S. Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Russia, Ukraine, Eurasia in the Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Policy on the act of aggression in the Kerch Strait and the military assistance to Ukraine.
9 FebruaryHistory
The missile rhetoric from Stalin to Putin
6 FebruaryBreaking news
Kyiv has been quietly developing their own arms manufacturing industry since 2013
6 FebruaryPolitics
What unreasonable public expectations regarding the EU might get in the way of Ukraine’s eurointegration?
5 FebruaryBreaking news
Ukrainian political prisoner Pavlo Gryb allowed to see the consul, but after the verdict, as Ukraine’s Ombudsman Lyudmyla Denisova said
30 JanuaryBreaking news
Ukraine has restarted exports of its own natural gas to Europe after fifteen years, exporting a relatively small amount to Slovakia, seemingly to demonstrate to the Ukrainian gas sector how easily it can be done
29 JanuaryBreaking news
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has announced he will seek reelection in the March presidential election, and vowed to press for European Union and NATO membership
18 JanuaryHistory
What Stalin adopted from the Leninist experience of suppressing anti-Soviet protests in 1921
4 JanuaryBreaking news
A Ukrainian military unit has identified a captured soldier in a video posted by Russia-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine
4 JanuaryPolitics
The institution of martial law could potentially have two kinds of impact: political and everyday. The question is, will it?
30 December, 2018Breaking news
Russia has banned chocolate, beer and nappies made in Ukraine, in its latest economic sanctions on Kyiv
27 December, 2018Breaking news
The latest task by their Russian curators was to create and further guide clandestine activities aimed at sabotage in the Ochakiv district
26 December, 2018World
The mark of Russia in international political organizations
22 December, 2018World
How would the political situation of after-­Brexit United Kingdom evolve in the future
17 December, 2018Breaking news
Volunteers of the InformNapalm international intelligence community have unfolded the flag of Ukraine on the summit of a mountain near in the Laspi Pass
11 December, 2018World
What ails the European allies of Donald Trump
28 November, 2018World
The Council of Europe is preparing to walk back on its principles so that Russia could resume paying its membership fees
20 November, 2018Breaking news
Hungarian Foreign Ministersaid that Budapest will continue to block meetings of the NATO-Ukraine Commission at a ministerial level, amid a diplomatic spat between the two neighbors
10 November, 2018Breaking news
The next launch of the Antares middle-class launch vehicle is scheduled for Nov. 15.
10 November, 2018History
Why the bomb laid under the foundation of the USSR exploded
24 October, 2018Breaking news
The foreign minister stresses that it is necessary to protect the interests of Ukrainians in Hungary
19 October, 2018Breaking news
Hungarian officials get very nervous when accused of coordinating their moves with Moscow
10 October, 2018Breaking news
He said the summons was due to the existence of a "death list" of Transcarpathian Hungarians in Ukraine
9 October, 2018Breaking news
Volodymyr Balukh has suspended a months-long hunger strike pending his expected transfer to a prison in Russia
4 October, 2018Breaking news
The Hungarian consul in Beregszász (Berehove) has been declared by Ukraine’s foreign ministry “persona non grata” and must leave the country within 72 hours, the ministry said on its website on Thursday
29 September, 2018Breaking news
This latest incident comes about a month after Donetsk separatist leader Aleksandr Zakharchenko was assassinated by a bomb blast at this cafe in Donetsk
11 September, 2018Breaking news
He has been a volunteer since 2014
9 September, 2018Breaking news
This year, the holiday of Rosh Hashanah, or the Jewish New Year, is celebrated September 9-11
28 August, 2018History
How Soviet citizens ended up voting unanimously in elections
27 August, 2018Breaking news
A missile named Neptun ("Neptune") is capable of accurately hit both land and naval targets
11 August, 2018World
The Ukrainian Week discussed issues and goals of Canadian training mission in Ukraine and why it is valuable not only for Ukrainians but for Canadians with Operation UNIFIER Commander Lieutenant Colonel Fraser Auld
22 June, 2018World
Hungary and Poland are challenging the EU’s commitment to liberal democracy
26 April, 2018
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, 2018Society
The volunteer movement and civic activists have won the trust of most Ukrainians. Still, the number of people in Ukraine that join their initiatives remains small
23 February, 2018
People commemorate the 4th anniversary of the February killings of protesters on the Maidan
7 December, 2017
Kleptocracy Initiative Executive Director on European and American havens for ill-gotten money, their impact on democratic systems and the ways to dismantle them
21 November, 2017Society
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
5 October, 2017History
What national policy was like in the USSR
15 September, 2017
UN Under-Secretary-General and Executive Director of UN Women on her visit to Ukraine
1 September, 2017Society
Deputy Minister of Health Oleksandr Linchevskiy talked to The Ukrainian Week about the reform of Ukraine’s medical system
31 August, 2017History
A historian looks at the crucial cult of the Soviet Union
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
26 May, 2017Society
Three years after the May 2 fire at the Trade Unions’ Building in Odesa, virtually all those involved have fled Ukraine. The remaining suspects have been under trial for more than two years now
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
19 September, 2016Society
Where is the debate on free ownership of firearms in Ukraine today
31 August, 2016Economics
Privatization in Ukraine after the collapse of the Soviet Union and its role in the rise of oligarchy
23 August, 2016History
The 1920s’ Avant-garde school of artists was ultimately destroyed as class enemies—for hooliganism and pornography
26 July, 2016Politics
Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights Nils Muižnieks on the human rights situation in Donbas and Crimea, and his further plan regarding these territories
19 July, 2016Politics
The prospects of two young liberal parties
1 July, 2016
Rethinking Isaac Bashevis Singer
6 June, 2016Society
Prior to his appointment in Ukraine as Head of the UNHCR Sub-Office in Dnipropetrovsk, Geoff Wordley served in conflict-affected Rwanda, Kenya, Croatia, Kosovo, South Sudan, Sudan, and Iraq among others. He spent the past year in Eastern Ukraine, supervising support for IDPs in Dnipropetrovsk Oblast. Shortly before he left Ukraine in April, The Ukrainian Week spoke to Mr. Wordley about the impact of forced migration during conflicts on social and economic structures in the regions and countries where they occur, the role of UNHCR in the current crisis in Ukraine, and the problems to solve as priority issues in similar situations.
25 May, 2016
Head of the Ukrainian State Property Fund on the estimated value of state assets in Ukraine, performance of the privatisation plan, bidders for the Odesa Port Plant and Russian management of Ukrainian regional power companies
6 May, 2016Society
Expectation of confrontations on May 2, the anniversary of the Trade Unions Building tragedy when 48 people died in a fire in Odesa, has already become a tradition. However, for the second consecutive year, there have been no clashes, no civil unrest, and no mass disorders
2 May, 2016
President of the American Chamber of Commerce in Ukraine about reforms and what exactly is hindering the development of business
8 March, 2016Politics
First Vice-Speaker, ex-Secretary of the National Secrutiy and Defense Council, and one of the leaders on the Maidan on events from two years ago and their significance today, Russia’s scenarios to destabilize Ukraine, and what security looks like now
8 March, 2016World
Former US Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Russia, Ukraine and Eurasia on the decision-making process on provision of arms to Ukraine, reset policies between the US and Russia, and the need for reforms in Ukraine
26 February, 2016
After using leftist populist slogans to heat up the situation in the Donbas in the spring of 2014, Russia’s proxies have brought rapacious, feudal bolshevism to the region instead
5 February, 2016History
Russia broke up in 1917, but the Bolsheviks intended to restore the empire – as a springboard to create a "Global Soviet Republic"
2 February, 2016History
When as a student I heard Arsenal, the jazz rock band of the Kaliningrad Philharmonic, I was dumbfounded: in Soviet times Russian musicians were playing music that jazz lovers at once identified as being under the influence of Chicago and Blood, Sweat and Tear
29 January, 2016
Ex-Envoy to UN on Ukraine's priorities as non-permanent member of the Security Council
11 January, 2016World
What role Gazeta Wyborcza played in Poland's transition from communism to democracy
28 December, 2015Society
Decommunisation as a way to decolonise the visual space of Ukrainian cities
16 December, 2015
The most important challenges are to lay genuinely strong and stable political foundations so that Ukraine never swerves away from its European course of reform regardless of any political uncertainties future elections may bring
20 November, 2015Society
How much time for Ukrainians to get over the post-genocide syndrome?
30 October, 2015
Why absurd opinions on “Ukrainian nationalists” are so persistent, and need to be refuted again and again
9 October, 2015
The IMF's assessment of Ukraine's reforms and outlook
25 September, 2015
Russia does not understand itself as relation of domination, and in fact not as a relation at all. To it, Ukraine was and is Russia
23 September, 2015History
When Ukraine declared independence on August 24, 1991, it not only meant the revival of the Ukrainian state—it was the decisive event in the collapse of the totalitarian soviet empire
20 August, 2015Politics
The possibility of change, and the opportunity to make that change stick brings meaning to the idea of independence for many ordinary Ukrainians today
19 August, 2015World
The interests and prejudices of officials and diplomats from the UN, OSCE, Council of Europe and other international agencies sometimes affect policy decisions more than they should
17 August, 2015
It is much easier to take the approach of multiple narratives than to accept that one side is right and the other wrong
6 August, 2015History
Former UPA fighter shares his story of struggle against the Nazis and NKVD, GULAGs and return to Ukraine
26 June, 2015Politics
An off-the-peg decentralization solution to the complex problem of development without effective physical and institutional infrastructure can do Ukraine more harm than good
26 June, 2015World
Why the Maidan in Ukraine has discouraged Belarusians from protests against their authorities
12 May, 2015
We have to go further in the study of routinized totalitarianism to understand what is at stake in “decommunization” in Central and Eastern Europe
3 April, 2015
US Ambassador to Ukraine in 2003-2006 and currently Director of the Dinu Patriciu Eurasia Center at the Atlantic Council talks to The Ukrainian Week on factors that shape the United States’ foreign policy and why Vladimir Putin must be stopped in Ukraine
1 April, 2015
The basics to grow the entrepreneurial environment have already started in Ukraine
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Running out of options, Donald Trump touted one of his newer talking points this morning, publishing a tweet that Ukraine didn’t know that the White House was withholding military aid
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Will Ukraine’s new authorities be able to use populism to ruin democracy and usurp power?
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Among others, it is internet providers who are getting recruited by security operatives
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The Ukrainian Week talks with one-time speaker of the Verkhovna Rada, acting president, and secretary of Ukraine’s National Security Council, about shifts in the nature of the war and informational security, and the rise of conservative trends in modern politics
day before yesterday, Dmitro Krapyvenko,
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