Russian Aggression

Russian Aggression
August 1, 2019

Why 24 Year Sentence To Ukrainian Soldier In Italy Is The Case World Needs To Follow

On July 12, an Italian court sentenced former Ukrainian National Guard soldier Vitaliy Markiv to twenty-four years in prison for his role in the murder of Italian...
Russian Aggression
June 26, 2019

Russia's Return to PACE: Open Letter to the Citizens of Europe

On June 25th the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) opened doors for Russia's return to PACE, despite Moscow's unwillingness to fulfil any of...
Russian Aggression
May 6, 2019

Children as a Tool: How Russia Militarizes Kids in the Donbas and Crimea

With an eye to the future, officials in the Russian-occupied territories of Ukraine are waging a campaign of “patriotic education” aimed at reaching the hearts and...
Russian Aggression
April 10, 2019

Not only Ukraine: How Russian Narratives Influence British Media

In the last few years it has become increasingly apparent that Ukraine is not the only target of Russian “active measures” in the information area. The US, EU member...
Russian Aggression
March 20, 2019

Interview With Military Expert: How Russia Uses The Arms Trade To Expand Its Global Influence

Russia remains one of the biggest global arms exporters. It uses the trade in weapons to not only earn money, but to expand its global geopolitical influence.
Russian Aggression
February 14, 2019

We Do Far More than Meddle in Foreign Elections, Top Putin Aide Taunts

On February 11, Vladislav Surkov, one of Russian President Vladimir Putin’s key aides and ideologists, published a reveling article called “Putin’s Long State.” It...
Russian Aggression
February 8, 2019

Is the Kremlin Really Afraid of a Farmer?

Birthdays are typically lavish affairs in Ukraine. But not for Volodymyr Balukh, who will spend his third birthday in prison for the simple act of displaying a Ukrainian...
Russian Aggression
December 5, 2018

Does Ukraine need a martial law? Сomments by Ukrainian security and military experts

After Russia attacked and seized Ukrainian ships and sailors in the Black Sea on November 25th, Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko suggested introducing a martial...
Russian Aggression
December 3, 2018

The Azov Crisis Explained: an interview with security expert Hanna Shelest

On November 25, Russia opened fire on three Ukrainian ships in the Kerch Strait and then seized them. Ukraine blamed Russia of military aggression and violation...
Russian Aggression
November 28, 2018

Russia Openly Attacks Ukraine. Why Now?

On November 25, Russia opened fire on three Ukrainian ships in the Kerch Strait and then seized them. On November 26, Kyiv imposed martial law in ten regions for...