22 May 2019
Once Upon a Time in Kyiv

Ukraine struggles in a web of fairy tales spun by its eastern neighbour.

By Peter Gross
14 May 2019
Ukraine’s Tycoons Are Greedy for Green Premium

One of Europe’s poorest countries rewards renewable power producers with some of the highest subsidies in the world.

By Ky Krauthamer
9 May 2019
For Ukrainian Politicians, All Roads Lead to K Street Premium

Incoming President Zelenskiy’s pledge to make a total break with the past could be costly for Washington consultants.

By Ky Krauthamer
2 May 2019
Ukrainian Prosecutor Accuses His Boss of Quashing Big Graft Cases Premium
One high-profile suspect once employed Joe Biden’s son at a time when Washington consultants were chasing the big money on offer from Kyiv.
1 May 2019
The International Workers’ Day That We Lost
In the Soviet Union, May Day devolved into a formal holiday with little direct political meaning. Today, Ukraine has never been further from trade union struggle. From openDemocracy.
By Serhiy Guz
30 April 2019
Language Law Riles Ukraine’s Neighbors Premium

Ukrainian enshrined as the sole official language and predominant tongue across all media.

25 April 2019
Ukraine Condemns Putin’s Donbas Citizenship Offer Premium

Kremlin move could deflect new Ukrainian president’s calls for face to face peace talks.

Volodymyr Zelenskiy
23 April 2019
Moscow Extends Cautious Welcome to Ukraine’s President-Elect Premium

Few in Russian political circles will lose any sleep over incumbent Petro Poroshenko’s humiliating defeat.

18 April 2019
Russian Death Squad in Custody, Ukraine Spy Chief Claims Premium

Dramatic announcement could boost Petro Poroshenko’s standing days before the presidential runoff.

16 April 2019
Poroshenko Doubles Down on Zelenskiy ‘Puppet’ Claim Premium

The challenger is far ahead in the polls but his isolation from the public he claims to serve may prove his undoing.




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