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Russians as Terrorist Victims

Russians as Terrorist Victims

If we are ever to co-exist in peace and with mutual understanding with Russia, we could begin by signalling that Russian victims of terrorism are no less important than others.

Decentralisation in Ukraine: Pros, Cons, and Prospects

Decentralisation in Ukraine: Pros, Cons, and Prospects

Ukraine’s case is complicated by a civil conflict that has involved the direct intervention of a foreign power – Russia – and the more distant involvement of western powers.

The ‘Imminent Collapse of Russia’

The ‘Imminent Collapse of Russia’

Whatever the illusions of the population and the role of propaganda, the fact remains that presidents anywhere with ratings of 80-90% rarely are removed from power.

Ukraine and Russia: Rewriting Histories

Ukraine and Russia: Rewriting Histories

As Ukraine tries to eradicate vestiges of Communist influence, the programme has taken on a distinctly anti-Russian hue that will clearly have an impact on bilateral relations.

Why Russian Hybrid Warfare Is a Threat To … Russia.

Why Russian Hybrid Warfare Is a Threat To … Russia.

Hybrid warfare was a long-term strategic miscalculation and Putin and his successors will likely regret the expenditures that this strategy has produced.

Toward a New European Union Strategy for Belarus

Toward a New European Union Strategy for Belarus

The EU’s strategy towards Belarus has become incoherent and a decision needs to be taken about whether to prioritise democratisation or support for state-building.

Ukraine in Conflict

Ukraine in Conflict

Ukraine is casting off its Soviet heritage and creating something new in a struggle for independence. This marks an end of sorts to the phenomenon known as Euromaidan.

Railing Relations from the UK to China

Railing Relations from the UK to China

In perspective, a train carrying freight from the UK to the eastern side of China shows that such a link is possible, but whether it can be sustainable is another matter.

Migration to Russia and the Current Economic Crisis

Migration to Russia and the Current Economic Crisis

The migration ties between Russia and the newly independent states have generally weakened. This is unlikely to bode well for either Russia or the countries in the region

Migration of Ukrainians to Russia in 2014–2015

Migration of Ukrainians to Russia in 2014–2015

For many years, Russians were open to Ukrainians and saw them as desirable neighbours. However, recent geopolitical changes have had negative consequences.

Kiev, Ukraine, colorful tires ,the Berehynia monument

Open Access Book – Ukraine in Conflict: An Analytical Chronicle

Through a series of articles written between 2013 and 2017, this book examines Ukraine during its period of conflict following the Euromaidan protests.

Beyond Attitudes: Russian Xenophobia as a Political Legitimation Tool

Beyond Attitudes: Russian Xenophobia as a Political Legitimation Tool

Complex historical, political and social events shape up patterns of xenophobia and how xenophobia is used as a political legitimation tool in Russia.

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