Ep. № - 47 Ukraine in May 2021: Totalitarian Belarus; Medvedchuk under Scrutiny; Nord Stream-2; WWII Anniversaries

June 3, 2021

In our new episode of “Explaining Ukraine” podcast, we look at developments in and around Ukraine in May 2021. Belarus is turning into a fully totalitarian country, using instruments of state terrorism and crushing free journalism and civil rights. Medvedchuk, Putin’s key ally in Ukraine, is under scrutiny by law enforcement services and suspected of state treason. Ukraine is seriously worried over the Biden Administration’s decision to waive sanctions against Nord Stream 2. Hear about more events and trends in our monthly overview.

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