A recent declaration of independence in Ukraine’s eastern occupied territories, while far from credible, provides some clues about the political situation in the region.
French President Emmanuel Macron’s efforts to change Moscow’s position on the conflict in Ukraine should be accompanied by bolder support for Kyiv.
Developments before and after the 2017 G20 Summit in Hamburg have brought new elements into East-West relations, and the Minsk peace process.
Western governments should take a number of measures to more resolutely support Ukraine’s national security and economic prospects.
New visa-free arrangements for Ukrainians traveling to the EU will have several practical and, more importantly, symbolic impacts.
Has the EU managed to contain the Eastern crisis—or set up new conditions for more instability in the future?
The crisis in Ukraine has pushed the European Union to become a different kind of policy actor.
The West has long been a font of stability, prosperity, and security. Yet when faced with global instability and economic uncertainty, it is tempting for states to react by closing borders, hoarding wealth, and solidifying power.
If Kyiv draws new battle lines in the country’s language war, Moscow is ready to restart its side of this conflict.
A new survey reveals that people living through the war in eastern Ukraine are not characterized by clear-cut ethnic or political identities.