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31 AugustBreaking news
The move is in line with the Electoral Code of Ukraine
9 MarchPolitics
What is it that voters in free Donbas like about Zelenskiy?
7 MarchSociety
The self-proclaimed republics in occupied Donbas are changing their rhetoric about returning to Ukraine and are more actively imposing the attributes of a statelet...
22 FebruaryPolitics
Volodymyr Zelenskiy is a surprising reflection of Ukrainian society
18 FebruaryPolitics
New Year in occupied Donbas
2 FebruarySociety
The economic crisis in occupied Donbas is getting worse. Marauding seems to be the rule of the day
31 JanuaryPolitics
2020 local elections will be more of a challenge for the Servant of the People party than the parliamentary campaign
30 JanuarySociety
How are residents of ORDiLO being polled for their opinions and how reliable are the results?
29 JanuarySociety
What those “dead souls” are hiding in occupied Donbas
30 December, 2019World
How different UK political forces prepare for Parliamentary elections
2 December, 2019Politics
How attitudes towards the country’s course and the war in the Donbas have changed among Ukrainians in the last five years
28 November, 2019Politics
The government can hardly count on support from the streets despite its high ratings
24 November, 2019Politics
How might the “servants of the people” take a chance and reboot governments in the regions?
31 October, 2019Politics
A look at the current online strategies of the two main rivals in the 2019 presidential campaign
30 October, 2019Politics
Who voted for whom, or to what extent voter preferences coincide with the results of their choices
28 October, 2019Politics
The current powers-that-be obviously reflect their voters, but wherein does the real similarity lie?
30 September, 2019Politics
What conclusions the patriotic camp should draw from Ukraine’s presidential and parliamentary elections...
13 September, 2019Breaking news
The Ukrainian authorities would like to hold local elections simultaneously across the entire Ukrainian territory, including the temporary occupied areas
1 September, 2019Politics
The hidden danger of “peace at any cost” made us realise that ending the war and reintegration of the occupied territories are two separate, unrelated issues
30 August, 2019Politics
A portrait of voters by party in Verkhovna Rada elections over the last 20 years
28 August, 2019Politics
How the new parliament will be different from the previous one, and why the latest change is not a revolution
26 August, 2019Politics
How the 2019 elections were different from all the previous ones in the Donbas
24 August, 2019Politics
The only barrier to a long usurpation of power by the one-party propresident majority will be fragmentation of his faction in parliament amidst the lack of serious competition and temptations of power
11 August, 2019World
What way will India go after the parliamentary elections
24 July, 2019World
After European elections: a new start?
21 July, 2019Breaking news
Polling is taking place in Ukraine, with voters electing a new parliament
20 July, 2019Breaking news
Sunday's vote will determine newly-elected president's tenure as he needs power in legislature to implement his agenda
19 July, 2019Politics
How popular parties plan to implement rule of law reforms
17 July, 2019Politics
The Ukrainian Week discussed with the Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada the likely scenarios of revenge and means of its prevention, as well as the results of the government’s activity over the past five years
25 April, 2019Economics
Why economic decline of the liberated parts of the Donbas is dangerous
24 April, 2019Breaking news
When Russian-backed separatists began their offensive in eastern Ukraine in spring 2014, the city of Sloviansk was the first one they took over. After several months, it was liberated, but it keeps its memory as the place where Russia’s war in eastern Ukraine, which killed over 13,000 people, started
23 April, 2019Society
What will Ukraine rely on after any result of the election?
22 April, 2019Breaking news
Ukrainian comedian Volodymyr Zelensky has scored a landslide victory in the country's presidential election
21 April, 2019Breaking news
Ukrainians cast ballots Sunday in a presidential runoff which had the incumbent struggling to fend off a strong challenge by a comedian who denounces corruption and plays the role of president in a TV sitcom
21 April, 2019Politics
How Donbas elected president after almost a decade break
15 April, 2019Politics
Why the development of political marketing can make democracy in Ukraine a threat to national security
12 April, 2019Breaking news
In a popular TV series, a fictional Ukrainian president gets so drunk at a dinner with the head of the International Monetary Fund that he throws her into a swimming pool
1 April, 2019Breaking news
A comedian with no political experience has won the most votes in the first round of Ukraine's presidential elections, early results indicate
29 March, 2019Society
How the current and former leadership of the self-declared republics in occupied Donbas see the upcoming elections for President of Ukraine
28 March, 2019Politics
Electoral preferences according to the map
25 March, 2019Breaking news
Ukrainian voters residing in Russia will be able to vote in the presidential election only by travelling to another country, Ukrainian Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin said
15 March, 2019Politics
What are the main candidates for president proposing in their platforms and how have these changed from what they proposed five years ago
13 March, 2019Politics
Why Ukraine’s parties are not social lifts and will never be, so unless they change fundamentally
11 March, 2019Politics
Parliament and Ukrainian presidential election: action and reaction
10 March, 2019Breaking news
A clash was with far-right demonstrators who disrupted a campaign appearance of President Petro Poroshenko
25 February, 2019Breaking news
The political novice's popularity with voters has left pundits scratching their heads — and some critics fearing he's biting off more than he can chew
20 February, 2019Breaking news
Poroshenko and Tymoshenko's chances to make it to the second round are almost equal, experts say
7 February, 2019Breaking news
Yulia Tymoshenko's controversial comments come at a time when the former Ukrainian prime minister's ratings appear to be suffering
4 February, 2019Breaking news
The CEC is to officially announce the final registered list of candidates no later than February 9
25 January, 2019Breaking news
Russia has developed three scenarios
23 January, 2019Breaking news
Moscow believes they have a right to send their observers to Ukraine
7 January, 2019Politics
How different is the current campaign in terms of political slogans and promises compared to 2014?
2 January, 2019Politics
Apart from the desire for power, what drives presidential candidates to play with voters and how dangerous is this for Ukraine?
30 November, 2018Politics
A look at how voter attitudes have shifted over the years and how the Verkhovna Rada has been shaped since independence
8 October, 2018Politics
What to expect from “elections” in Donetsk and Luhansk
10 September, 2018Politics
What to expect in the new parliamentary season
28 August, 2018History
How Soviet citizens ended up voting unanimously in elections
22 July, 2018Politics
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.
24 May, 2018Politics
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 May, 2018Politics
The strange multiplication by division of political parties in Ukraine and their internecine infighting
4 May, 2018
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
19 April, 2018Politics
As other candidates fumble to establish a footing, Yulia Tymoshenko is busy mobilizing resources for a third presidential run
23 March, 2018Politics
What cyberthreats Ukraine is likely to face in 2019 elections, and what it is doing to prevent them
23 March, 2018Politics
Who wins the next election won’t be decided by the voters who are now supporting various parties and candidates but by those who will vacillate until the very last minute
23 March, 2018Politics
What those in power and opposition are likely to do to improve their rates and mobilize the electorate
23 March, 2018Politics
Undecided voters are a tasty morsel for parties that are not in the Verkhovna Rada, yet none of these parties has much of a chance of winning them over in significant numbers
23 March, 2018Society
What threats face Ukraine if a fragmented Verkhovna Rada is elected that does not represent the interests of the majority of Ukrainians?
21 February, 2018Politics
The shambolic renovation of the Central Electoral Commission, which has been in progress for several years now, looks about to be finally concluded. On Feb. 5, the President submitted a list of candidates to the Verkhovna Rada and this suggests that the process is finally being unblocked
20 November, 2017Politics
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?
18 October, 2017Politics
Founded this fall, Donetsk oligarch Serhiy Taruta’s Osnova or Foundation party has already started campaigning although the next Verkhovna Rada election is two years away
12 December, 2016Politics
How elections in the Donbas usually play out
1 July, 2016
This age of uncertainty, fear and frustration is the time for insurgent parties to threaten to turn upside down the politics in Europe. Ironically, Spain may have decided to give one more opportunity to mainstream parties
27 June, 2016Politics
Elections in the occupied parts of Donbas will boost the strength of the Opposition Bloc in Ukrainian politics. Its strategic goal is to return Ukraine into Russia’s orbit
27 June, 2016Politics
How Ukrainian politicians see the likelihood of elections in the occupied parts of Donbas
20 June, 2016Politics
The main conclusion that can be drawn from the appearance of part of the black cash register in the press is that the Yanukovych regime, which considered itself legitimate, really never was
25 May, 2016Politics
Election in the occupied Donbas is nothing more than a slogan used at the Minsk negotiations. There are no real tools available today to make it happen
25 May, 2016Politics
Is the President Administration ready for a snap election
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
27 January, 2016Politics
The dangers of further impoverishment
27 January, 2016Politics
Ukraine’s main political players want pre-term elections, but this won’t happen
11 January, 2016World
Entering 2016 with a new political landscape
17 December, 2015
The leader of the Democratic Alliance party the results of the local elections, the prospects of small parties and the chances of consolidating new political forces as a counterweight to oligarchic political clubs
20 November, 2015
Power of the People leader on how to win an election without serious cash
20 November, 2015Politics
Analysis of elections in Eastern Ukraine: old and new parties
20 November, 2015Politics
Triumph of oligarch-backed parties regionally and debut of new independent movements
4 November, 2015Politics
The new mayor of Hlukhiv, a descendant of the renowned Tereshchenko family, talks about his team, how he plans to cooperate with other mayors in Sumy Oblast, how the city’s economy can be realistically revived, and how to shore up the border with the Russian Federation, which is only 15 kilometers away
30 October, 2015
Ukraine needs an election system that will enable new movements and politicians who enjoy community trust locally
30 October, 2015Politics
Can activists defend community interests even if outwardly undemocratic forces control local government?
13 October, 2015Politics
The Party of the Regions supposedly no longer exists in current Ukrainian politics, but it’s sent several columns out to the local elections
9 October, 2015Politics
Despite its patriotism, Dnipropetrovsk region remains a stronghold of the Party of Regions and oligarchs
26 June, 2015
Major challenges in the upcoming election of regional governments
26 June, 2015Politics
Oleksandr Chernenko spoke about the main challenges to changing the local political powers-that-be, electoral risks, and the voting rights of internally displaced persons
18 May, 2015Politics
Shifts in electoral preferences in the countdown to local elections
14 November, 2014Politics
The President’s bloc is painfully reminiscent of Viktor Yushchenko’s Our Ukraine party mixed with elements of Viktor Yanukovych’s Party of Regions
12 November, 2014
Unhappy, poorly dressed people, mostly elderly, trudged to the polls to cast their votes for one of the richest people in the Donetsk region
12 November, 2014Politics
The impressive victory of pro-European forces in the party lists must be put to work toward rapid and irreversible reforms, otherwise it will quickly turn into an equally impressive defeat
11 November, 2014Politics
The election in Donbas followed the traditional scenario for this region. Unfortunately, its residents learned nothing from the bloody lessons of 2014
23 October, 2014Politics
The parliamentary election may bring only few “new faces” to parliament
23 October, 2014Politics
The electoral fiasco of the Communist Party in Ukraine does not mean less demand for social populism. It only brings to the political arena new players that are better fits for the new structure of Ukrainian society
15 September, 2014Politics
With the old election law in place, the parliamentary campaign cannot radically upgrade the Verkhovna Rada now. Still, it will make it more adequate to the challenges faced by the state
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After three years of a hard-won visa-free regime with the Schengen Zone countries, European Union officials say Ukraine could lose it
21 September, ,
The head of the Ukrainian delegation to the Trilateral Contact Group Leonid Kravchuk says
17 September, ,
Ukraine also cites facts that may indicate the control of the aggressor country over the occupied territory
14 September, ,
The Cabinet of Ministers has canceled the decision that allows foreigners to travel through Ukraine on transit
10 September, ,
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