BSSB.BE academia.edu 30.11.2016
The “Snipers’ Massacre” on the Maidan in Ukraine
Ivan Katchanovski, Ph.D.
School of Political Studies
University of Ottawa
Paper prepared for presentation at the Annual Meeting of American Political Science …
BSSB.BE ecfr.eu 27.04.2016
Vicious circles feeding the oligarchy
The roots of the Ukrainian oligarchy go back to the late Soviet period. Ukraine is not energy-rich, but it had just enough raw materials (iron ore, coal, minerals, …
BSSB.BE ecfr.eu 26.04.2016
Ukraine has done little to implement the extensive anti-corruption reforms that the country desperately needs – and the new government offers little hope of a fresh start.
- The biggest obstacle to …
BSSB.BE vz.ru 18.11.2015
The intensification of nationalists in Ukraine has increased aggressiveness of anti-Russian forces in other post-Soviet countries, including a friendly to Russia Belarus.
For the Russian audience it rather an atypical picture: Belarusian are traditionally …
IMF Executive Board Approves 4-Year US$17.5 Billion Extended Fund Facility for Ukraine, US$5 Billion for Immediate Disbursement IMF Ukraine
BSSB.BE IMF.ORG 12.03.2015
* The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) today approved a four-year extended …
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The video shows how the police after the arrest of the Ukrainian deputy A. Goncharenko returned him his returned his personal items and money back. There was …
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BSSB.BE theguardian.com 25.02.2015
Damning report by Lords committee finds Foreign Office expertise relating to Russia has diminished significantly.
The UK is guilty of sleepwalking into the crisis in Ukraine …
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BSSB.BE theaustralian.com.au 24.02.2015
Tony Abbott has confirmed in parliament that “important” and “necessary” military discussions with the Dutch did cover the prospect of a significant joint troop deployment to Ukraine.
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forbes.com bssb.be 18.02.2015
So Ukraine and the IMF finally agreed on a new assistance program. Perusing the headlines, however, can get a little bit confusing. Some outlets, like CNN and Bloomberg, are calling it a …