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March 3, 2021

Ep. 40 - Putin’s Allies under Sanctions; Vaccination Underway; EU Deal to Be Reviewed - Ukraine in February 2021

In this month’s episode of our Explaining Ukraine podcast, we look at major events in Ukraine in February 2021.
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February 9, 2021

Ep. 39 - Ukraine In Early 2021: Covid-19 Vaccine, EU, Ban On Kremlin-linked TV Channels

UkraineWorld starts a regular monthly podcast taking snapshots of key developments in the country over the previous month. Here we look at early 2021: January and...
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November 20, 2020

Ep.38 - Moldova, Ukraine, Belarus, Nagorno-Karabakh: What’s Happening in Eastern Europe?

What’s happening in the Eastern Partnership countries - Moldova, Ukraine and Belarus - and with the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict? What will be the consequences of Maia...
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October 29, 2020

Ep.37 - Zelensky Loses Local Elections In Ukraine. Why?

President Zelensky's party "Servant of the People" failed to curb the power of local mayors in Ukrainian local elections on October 25th. Why did this happen, what...
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October 16, 2020

Ep.36 - Zelensky and Europe: What's Going Right and Wrong in Ukraine's EU integration

Following last week's EU-Ukraine summit, UkraineWorld discusses what is happening in Ukraine's EU integration under the presidency of Volodymyr Zelensky. Are reforms...
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October 6, 2020

Ep. 35 - How a Ukrainian App is Promoting Solidarity with Prisoners of Kremlin

A new app using augmented reality technology to tell the stories of Ukrainian prisoners of the Kremlin has been launched by Internews Ukraine, with support of the...
Podcast
September 29, 2020

Ep. 34 - Could Ukraine Move Away From The West? Some People Want It To

Anti-Western propaganda is growing in the Ukrainian information space. It is fuelled by pro-Russian politicians and media, some popular bloggers and oligarchs-aligned...
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September 17, 2020

Ep. 33 - Ukrainian Prisoners of Kremlin: Who Are They?

Despite the prisoner exchanges between Russia and Ukraine, at least 100 prisoners are still being held captive in Russia and occupied Crimea, with several hundred...
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August 11, 2020

Ep. 32 - How Is Zelensky Different From Poroshenko, And What Is The Role Of The Volunteer And Veteran Community In Ukraine?

Host Volodymyr Yermolenko (chief editor at UkraineWorld.org) welcomes Hennadiy Druzenko, a well-known Ukrainian intellectual and volunteer, and the co-founder of...
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July 13, 2020

Ep. 31 - A Ukrainian Soldier Convicted in Italy: What Went Wrong In the Markiv Case?

Host Volodymyr Yermolenko welcomes Olga Tokariuk, a Ukrainian independent journalist and documentary filmmaker, formerly of Hromadske.ua. She is now finalizing a...