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15 DecemberBreaking news
Ukrainian Orthodox leaders on Saturday approved the creation of a unified church independent of the Moscow Patriarchate and elected a leader to head the new church, officials said
14 DecemberPolitics
On Ukraine’s first steps towards its national Orthodox Church
13 DecemberBreaking news
Stoltenberg says the Alliance provides Ukraine with strong political and practical support
13 DecemberPolitics
How religious are Ukrainian politicians?
10 DecemberEconomics
Why Ukraine needs its own trade war with China
9 DecemberBreaking news
Lawyer: It will depend on the "political situation and the political will of the Kremlin"
9 DecemberWorld
Why is there lack of understanding of character of conflict between Russia and Western world
5 DecemberEconomics
Why Ukraine has to stop engaging in price controls on natural gas as soon as possible
4 DecemberBreaking news
Shipping traffic has resumed to and from Ukraine’s ports on the Sea of Azov following a standoff with Russia, a Ukrainian minister has said
1 DecemberBreaking news
Ukraine will not allow Russian men aged 16-60 into the country following the imposition of martial law, Kyiv says
30 NovemberPolitics
A look at how voter attitudes have shifted over the years and how the Verkhovna Rada has been shaped since independence
29 NovemberBreaking news
Kyiv asks for western presence in sea it shares with Russia, saying Putin is blocking ports
28 NovemberBreaking news
U.S. President says he is considering canceling his scheduled meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin at the Group of 20 (G20) summit in Argentina this week over Russia's detention of Ukrainian sailors
28 NovemberWorld
The Council of Europe is preparing to walk back on its principles so that Russia could resume paying its membership fees
26 NovemberWorld
What proportion of Ukrainians really knows what NATO is and how their attitudes differ from those of their EU neighbors
25 NovemberBreaking news
Ukraine has accused Russia of ramming one of its boats off the coast of the annexed Crimea, amid rising tensions
24 NovemberWorld
During her recent visit to Ukraine, the president of NATO’s Parliamentary Assembly (PA), Rasa Juknevičienė spoke to The Ukrainian Week about the importance of constitutional changes in Ukraine, the prospects that the Alliance will expand again, and various ways to resolve the conflict between Hungary and Ukraine.
20 NovemberBreaking 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
16 NovemberBreaking news
The Russian Federation Council has warned Ukraine it is able to close the Sea of ​​Azov to the Ukrainian ships within minutes
16 November
In the summer of 2017, Kateryna Handziuk wrote an op-ed piece for The Ukrainian Week, which we are republishing here
15 NovemberBreaking news
The perpetrators assaulted a priest, the report says
14 NovemberBreaking news
Minsk and Kyiv approved a plan on border demarcation for 2018-2026 earlier this year
12 NovemberBreaking news
The culprits were detained on bribe charges
11 NovemberEconomics
Ukraine’s oligarchs are slowly but surely losing their economic clout
10 NovemberHistory
Why the bomb laid under the foundation of the USSR exploded
8 NovemberBreaking news
Mykola Guta was released on his personal recognizance
4 NovemberBreaking news
A prominent Ukrainian anti-corruption activist has died, three months after she was injured in an acid attack
4 NovemberEconomics
Economic growth in most oblasts has reached pre-war levels or even passed them. What prospects does Ukraine face now?
2 NovemberWorld
Do we see an understanding of the Russian threat in the European Union?
1 NovemberBreaking news
Moscow move affecting 322 people comes after Ukraine targeted Russian officials and businesses earlier this year
31 OctoberSociety
Ukraine seems to be following European trends as its rural areas go through changes. Can and should anything be done about it?
30 OctoberBreaking news
According to official data, the number of Ukrainian workers in Poland was down by 7 percent over the past three years
29 OctoberSociety
At least 2.5 million Ukrainians live in the EU. A recent study looks at the motivations and expectations of the latest wave of Ukrainian emigration to France
26 OctoberBreaking news
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko and his Belarusian counterpart Alexander Lukashenko met on Friday to discuss trade and economic cooperation between their countries, Poroshenko's press service said
26 OctoberPolitics
What to expect after the Ukrainian Orthodox Church receives autonomy
24 OctoberBreaking news
The foreign minister stresses that it is necessary to protect the interests of Ukrainians in Hungary
24 OctoberSociety
What a census can tell us that no other survey can
23 OctoberBreaking news
New Ukrainian budget airline SkyUp launched ticket sales for its first international flights on October 23
22 OctoberBreaking news
Tymofiy Nahorniy's political force was supposed to take part in the election and promote Russian narratives
19 OctoberBreaking news
Hungarian officials get very nervous when accused of coordinating their moves with Moscow
18 OctoberBreaking news
Since Belarus’ Paritetbank was not acceptable for the National Bank of Ukraine (NBU).
18 OctoberEconomics
Certain little-known facts about reforms in Georgia could be a good lesson for Ukraine
16 OctoberSociety
How Ukraine’s population dynamics is similar and different compared to its neighbors
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
14 October
on Mahatma Gandhi's legacy
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 OctoberBreaking news
He said the summons was due to the existence of a "death list" of Transcarpathian Hungarians in Ukraine
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
4 OctoberBreaking 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
1 OctoberSociety
Could ukrainization have prevented the current occupation of the East of Ukraine?
30 SeptemberBreaking news
The most frequent demand is to prohibit the use of animals in circuses and dolphins in dolphinaria
26 SeptemberBreaking news
Ukraine currently stands as the number one exporter to the EU, a title it has held for the past few years
24 SeptemberSociety
Psychologist from Volyn who became known in the Czech Republic for helping people with addictions on his help for the Ukrainian military and the promotion of Ukrainian culture abroad
20 SeptemberBreaking news
Petro Poroshenko speaks during his annual state-of-the-nation address in Verkhovna Rada, the Ukrainian parliament, in Kyiv, Ukraine, Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018.
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
16 SeptemberWorld
The Ukrainian Week discussed with the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Japan to Ukraine the development of business ties between our countries, ways to improve the image of Ukraine and the place of Tokyo in the security situation in the Pacific region
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
14 SeptemberWorld
Why the principles of the existence of society become empty abstractions
12 SeptemberBreaking news
Two-thirds of Ukrainians who would take part in a referendum on their country joining NATO would vote in favour of the move, according to a poll
12 SeptemberSociety
NATO Communications and Information Agency Innovation Manager on NATO Hackathons and the features of the first Ukrainian defense hackathon
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
10 SeptemberPolitics
What to expect in the new parliamentary season
9 SeptemberBreaking news
This year, the holiday of Rosh Hashanah, or the Jewish New Year, is celebrated September 9-11
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
3 SeptemberBreaking news
Taking part are about 2,200 troops from 14 countries, including the United States and nine other NATO member states. The maneuvers are scheduled to continue until September 15.
28 AugustHistory
How Soviet citizens ended up voting unanimously in elections
25 August
Kyiv hosted a military parade on the 27th anniversary of Ukraine's independence on August 24. Some 4,500 soldiers, 250 military vehicles, and 18 units comprised of 300 foreign troops took part in the parade, which also featured women who are in Ukraine's military forces.
24 AugustBreaking news
Armed forces and armored vehicles paraded through the Ukrainian capital, Kyiv, during a celebration of the country's Independence Day on August 24.
23 AugustBreaking news
Alleged spy Stanislav Yezhov went on trial on August 22
14 AugustWorld
Why are Minsk and Warsaw still avoiding bitter historical polemic
31 JulyNavigator
What Ukrainian researchers do at the Faraday Station
25 JulyEconomics
How corrupt oligarchic lobbying by a Russian monopoly on Ukraine’s electricity market is destroying the country’s energy security and making Ukrainians pay more for energy than they should
22 JulyPolitics
UAH 6,659, 11,951 and 7,451, an equivalent of $256, 450 and 280 – this is how an average Ukrainian sees desired subsistence, average wage and pension across Ukraine, according to SOCIS, a sociology center. According to the State Statistics Bureau, the real numbers are UAH 1,777, 8,725 and 2,479 respectively, or around $68, 335 and 95.
20 JulySociety
The opportunity to travel to neighboring countries without hindrance has had an effect people in the regions of Ukraine most distant from Europe – despite the war, they have begun to travel actively. The Ukrainian Week talked to Stanislav Chernohor, experienced traveller and head of the Community Development Foundation in Kramatorsk.
16 July
Afterthoughts on Babchenko’s case
14 JulyPolitics
From the Lisbon Protocol to the Budapest Memorandum. When, why and how the concept of Ukraine’s status as a non-nuclear weapon state was designed? Declaration of Ukraine’s status as a non-nuclear weapon state and strengthening of its independent statehood. Negotiations on the outline of Ukraine’s non-nuclear weapon state status under international law: process and outcome. The time of wasted opportunities. Budapest Memorandum: a historic mistake or inadequate actions by Ukraine’s government? Modern model to guarantee Ukraine’s security as a non-nuclear weapon state.
13 JulyPolitics
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.
11 JulyEconomics
Why are Ukraine’s public finances starting to look shaky?
21 JuneSociety
How to overcome Russian cultural domination
6 JuneSociety
How the media helped pave the way for Russkiy Mir in the independent Ukraine
5 JuneEconomics
Reforms in the roadways management system are starting to show results
4 JuneEconomics
Why Ukraine should focus on developing its domestic transport infrastructure
30 MaySociety
At the end of April, the Ministry of Information Policy published results of polls from Donetsk Oblast. According to organizers, they were conducted on both sides of the conflict line
28 MaySociety
The appointment of a new ombudswoman revealed that the law on this representative figure needs to be changed to protect the post from political influence
24 MayPolitics
The opposition in Ukraine is mostly reactive and it chooses actions that will be most useful for criticizing the current Administration or gaining the attention of a specific part of the electorate. What Ukraine needs most right now is a consolidating program and a party that could present its own alternative for the country
24 MayPolitics
The strange multiplication by division of political parties in Ukraine and their internecine infighting
21 MaySociety
Why are Ukrainian users more and more often finding themselves banned by Facebook?
21 MayHistory
Henryk Józewski represents some of the most interesting aspects in the Ukrainian-Polish history of the 20th century. What was his legacy as the voievode of Volyn and why he resigned on April 13, 1938
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 MayPolitics
NYT’s Andrew Kramer claims that “Four cases involving Paul J. Manafort have been effectively frozen by Ukraine’s chief prosecutor. Ukrainian officials are wary of offending President Trump.” How true is this?
8 May
Amour-Auguste-Louis-Joseph Berthelot, better known as baron de Baye (1853-1931), was a member of Société de Géographie, the world's oldest geographical society based in Paris. In the late 19th century, he made unique photographs of Ukrainians as he travelled across the country for an archeological expedition. Baron de Baye left behind a series of works on Ukraine, including Etudes sur l'archéologie de l'Ukraine antérieure à notre ère (1895), Kiev, la mère des villes russes (1896), En Petite-Russie: souvenirs d'une mission (1903), En Crimée (1908) and more. All of his works were published in Paris.
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 AprilEconomics
Deputy Minister of Finance on the revised plans for a strategic restructuring of the state banking sector in 2018-2022
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The Russian foreign minister claimed that Ukraine was planning an "armed provocation" in the coming weeks. Moscow-Kyiv relations have continued to deteriorate after Russia seized three Ukrainian ships at sea
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Volunteers of the InformNapalm international intelligence community have unfolded the flag of Ukraine on the summit of a mountain near in the Laspi Pass
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The meaning of the Sakharov Prize for Oleh Sentsov
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How Ukrainian cinema faces modern challenges
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