Ukraine

 

Crisis in Ukraine

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  • Eurasia Outlook
    East Ukraine: The Revenge of Yanukovych?
    Balázs Jarábik April 16, 2014

    Eastern Ukraine appears to be following the Transnistrian scenario. Viktor Yanukovych could be taking a page out of the oligarchs’ playbook by organizing and supporting separatist actions in Eastern Ukraine.

     
  • Eurasia Outlook
    The Russian State Power and the Ukrainian Human Factor
    Maria Lipman April 16, 2014

    Russia has weakened the interim government in Kiev and demonstrated that it can’t control its own territory. It will likely succeed in turning Ukraine into the buffer zone, but it cannot secure itself from the people’s resentment and resistance.

     
  • Strategic Europe
    Judy Asks: Can NATO Help End the Ukraine Crisis?
    Judy Dempsey April 16, 2014

    Every week a selection of leading experts answer a new question from Judy Dempsey on the foreign and security policy challenges shaping Europe’s role in the world.

     
  • TV/Radio Broadcast
    Ukraine Crisis Hits a New Phase
    Eugene Rumer April 15, 2014 Bloomberg TV

    The Ukraine crisis has reached a new phase that could lead to outright conflict between Ukraine and Russia. However, it is not clear what Russia’s strategy is in Ukraine and what it hopes to achieve.

     
  • Eurasia Outlook
    The Mystery of Russian Strategy for Ukraine
    Eugene Rumer April 15, 2014

    One could only guess what Russia’s real goal in Ukraine is. However, sooner or later Moscow will need to deal with someone in Kyiv, and will need a political strategy to end the crisis.

     
  • Strategic Europe
    The EU and International Conflicts
    Richard Youngs April 15, 2014

    The EU is unveiling a number of new initiatives to improve its approach to peace building. But it still needs to do more to tackle the deep-rooted causes of conflict.

     
  • Op-Ed
    Both Empires Will Lose From This Treacherous Tussle
    Dmitri Trenin April 15, 2014 Financial Times

    If Ukraine is allowed to break up, or made to do so, Russia and the West will spin into a confrontation from which both will emerge the losers. Both sides need to keep Ukraine whole.

     
  • Eurasia Outlook
    Ukraine: Weekend Rendez-Vous With History
    Dmitri Trenin April 14, 2014

    Sunday’s events put Ukraine on the brink of civil war. However, there is still a chance to prevent the worst, but it can only be used when those calling political shots inside and outside Ukraine rise to their responsibility.

     
  • Strategic Europe
    Ukraine’s Defense Dilemma
    Judy Dempsey April 14, 2014

    No matter how Ukraine’s interim government reacts to pro-Russian provocations and violence in the East of the country, Kiev’s actions will be exploited by the Kremlin.

     
  • Strategic Europe
    Reality Check: Central Europe’s Vulnerabilities Toward Russia
    Jana Kobzová April 11, 2014

    Addressing Central Europe’s weaknesses vis-à-vis Moscow is tricky. But doing so is vital not only to lessen Russian influence but also to complete the region’s democratic transition.

     
  • Eurasia Outlook
    East Ukraine: The Revenge of Yanukovych?
    Balázs Jarábik April 16, 2014

    Eastern Ukraine appears to be following the Transnistrian scenario. Viktor Yanukovych could be taking a page out of the oligarchs’ playbook by organizing and supporting separatist actions in Eastern Ukraine.

     
  • Eurasia Outlook
    The Russian State Power and the Ukrainian Human Factor
    Maria Lipman April 16, 2014

    Russia has weakened the interim government in Kiev and demonstrated that it can’t control its own territory. It will likely succeed in turning Ukraine into the buffer zone, but it cannot secure itself from the people’s resentment and resistance.

     
  • Strategic Europe
    Judy Asks: Can NATO Help End the Ukraine Crisis?
    Judy Dempsey April 16, 2014

    Every week a selection of leading experts answer a new question from Judy Dempsey on the foreign and security policy challenges shaping Europe’s role in the world.

     
  • Eurasia Outlook
    The Mystery of Russian Strategy for Ukraine
    Eugene Rumer April 15, 2014

    One could only guess what Russia’s real goal in Ukraine is. However, sooner or later Moscow will need to deal with someone in Kyiv, and will need a political strategy to end the crisis.

     
  • Strategic Europe
    The EU and International Conflicts
    Richard Youngs April 15, 2014

    The EU is unveiling a number of new initiatives to improve its approach to peace building. But it still needs to do more to tackle the deep-rooted causes of conflict.

     
  • Eurasia Outlook
    Ukraine: Weekend Rendez-Vous With History
    Dmitri Trenin April 14, 2014

    Sunday’s events put Ukraine on the brink of civil war. However, there is still a chance to prevent the worst, but it can only be used when those calling political shots inside and outside Ukraine rise to their responsibility.

     
  • Strategic Europe
    Ukraine’s Defense Dilemma
    Judy Dempsey April 14, 2014

    No matter how Ukraine’s interim government reacts to pro-Russian provocations and violence in the East of the country, Kiev’s actions will be exploited by the Kremlin.

     
  • Strategic Europe
    Reality Check: Central Europe’s Vulnerabilities Toward Russia
    Jana Kobzová April 11, 2014

    Addressing Central Europe’s weaknesses vis-à-vis Moscow is tricky. But doing so is vital not only to lessen Russian influence but also to complete the region’s democratic transition.

     
  • Eurasia Outlook
    Japan Looks at Ukraine and Fears Czechoslovakia, 1948
    Akio Kawato April 11, 2014

    Japan makes judgment about Ukraine in the context of her balancing game among the United States, Russia, and China. However, if Moscow sends troops to Eastern Ukraine, the Japanese political class will unanimously support serious measures to stop Russia.

     
  • Strategic Europe
    NATO Must Avoid New Cold War Borders
    Judy Dempsey April 10, 2014

    Vladimir Putin is drawing new borders between Russia’s neighborhood and the West. Yet that will not deter the peoples of Eastern Europe from aspiring to Western values.

     

Carnegie Experts on Ukraine

  • Judy Dempsey
    Nonresident Senior Associate
    Carnegie Europe
    Editor in chief
    Strategic Europe

    Dempsey is a nonresident senior associate at Carnegie Europe and editor in chief of Strategic Europe.

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  • Balázs Jarábik
    Nonresident Scholar
    Russia and Eurasia Program

    Balázs Jarábik is a nonresident scholar focusing on Ukraine and Eastern Europe.

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  • Stefan Lehne
    Visiting Scholar
    Carnegie Europe

    Lehne is a visiting scholar at Carnegie Europe in Brussels, where his research focuses on the post–Lisbon Treaty development of the European Union’s foreign policy, with a specific focus on relations between the EU and member states.

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  • Maria Lipman
    Scholar in Residence
    Society and Regions Program
    Editor in Chief, Pro et Contra
    Moscow Center

    Lipman is the editor in chief of the Pro et Contra journal, published by the Carnegie Moscow Center. She is also the expert of the Carnegie Moscow Center’s Society and Regions Program.

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  • Martha Brill Olcott
    Senior Associate
    Russia and Eurasia Program and
    Co-director
    al-Farabi Carnegie Program on Central Asia

    Olcott is professor emerita at Colgate University, having taught political science there from 1974 to 2002. Prior to her work at the endowment, Olcott served as a special consultant to former secretary of state Lawrence Eagleburger.

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  • Eugene Rumer
    Director and Senior Associate
    Russia and Eurasia Program

    Rumer, a former national intelligence officer for Russia and Eurasia at the U.S. National Intelligence Council, is a senior associate and the director of Carnegie’s Russia and Eurasia Program.

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  • Lilia Shevtsova
    Senior Associate
    Russian Domestic Politics and Political Institutions Program
    Moscow Center

    Shevtsova chairs the Russian Domestic Politics and Political Institutions Program at the Carnegie Moscow Center, dividing her time between Carnegie’s offices in Washington, DC, and Moscow. She has been with Carnegie since 1995.

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  • Ulrich Speck
    Visiting Scholar
    Carnegie Europe

    Speck is a visiting scholar at Carnegie Europe in Brussels, where his research focuses on the European Union’s foreign policy and Europe’s strategic role in a changing global environment.

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  • Jan Techau
    Director
    Carnegie Europe

    Techau is the director of Carnegie Europe, the European center of the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace. Techau works on EU integration and foreign policy, transatlantic affairs, and German foreign and security policy.

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  • Dmitri Trenin
    Director
    Moscow Center

    Trenin, director of the Carnegie Moscow Center, has been with the center since its inception. He also chairs the research council and the Foreign and Security Policy Program.

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  • Andrew S. Weiss
    Vice President for Studies

    Weiss is vice president for studies at the Carnegie Endowment, where he oversees research in Washington and Moscow on Russia and Eurasia.

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