Russian Aggression

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...
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November 12, 2018

Russia Shows its Military Might in the Black Sea and Beyond

Since illegally annexing Crimea in 2014, Russia has drastically increased its military presence in the Black Sea region. The Kremlin’s dominance may be temporary...
Russian Aggression
October 31, 2018

10 Names Russia Hopes You'll Never Know

Since Russia annexed Crimea in 2014, Moscow and its proxies have put dozens of Ukrainian and Crimean Tatar political prisoners behind bars. However, there are many...
Russian Aggression
October 8, 2018

Why Russia Should Not Enjoy Impunity in the Council of Europe

Without fulfilling conditions set out in the Parliamentary Assembly’s resolutions, why should Russia be allowed return to the Council?
Russian Aggression
October 5, 2018

Why Ukraine Ends Big Treaty with Russia

Ukraine is terminating the Russian-Ukrainian Friendship Treaty of 1997. But was it ever respected?
Russian Aggression
October 2, 2018

MEPs, politicians and intellectuals call to "save the Council of Europe"

OPEN LETTER. We, the undersigned, are strongly concerned about the possible demise of the Council of Europe, which can take place very soon.