Ucraina: Dinamici. Tendințe – doc

Ukraine Needs a Political Deal at Home to Defend Against Russia – FP, 5.01.22
Bringing oligarchs on board is vital for reform efforts. By Kamran Bokhari, the director of analytical development at the Newlines Institute in Washington


Ucraina la 30 de ani: Între speranța unui viitor occidental și „oligarhi de școală veche” – EL, 22.08

What Ukraine Can Learn From Finland – FP, 19.12.21
In December 1939, a small country with a small military held off the vastly superior Soviet Red Army and avoided occupation by its larger neighbor. By Elisabeth Braw

Ukraine’s Military Has Come a Long Way Since 2014 – FP, 23.12.21
But so have Russia’s armed forces—making any conflict more of a toss-up than a walkover. By Amy Mackinnon, a national security and intelligence reporter at Foreign Policy, and Jack Detsch, Foreign Policy’s Pentagon and national security reporter

Why Ukraine’s Fight Against Corruption Scares Russia – FP, 17.12.21
The country’s democratization and its ongoing efforts to fight entrenched graft and cronyism are a threat to Russian President Vladimir Putin’s model of governance. By Daria Kaleniuk, the executive director of the Anti-corruption Action Center in Ukraine, and Olena Halushka, a board member at the Anti-corruption Action Center in Ukraine

Russians Believe Ukrainians Want to Be ‘Liberated’ – FP, 2.12
Delusions about Moscow’s “little brother” are common and dangerous. By Natalia Antonova, a writer, journalist, and online safety expert based in Washington

Secretarul de stat adjunct al SUA: Toate opţiunile sunt deschise faţă de Rusia, în contextul trupelor desfăşurate la graniţa cu Ucraina – 27.11

Merkel: UE trebuie să fie pregătită să adopte noi sancțiuni în cazul unor atacuri ale Rusiei / „Orice agresiune suplimentară împotriva suveranităţii Ucrainei va avea un cost mare” – 25.11

How to Stop Moscow From Squeezing Ukraine’s Energy Sector – FP, 17.11
Kyiv and the West can work together to strengthen security. By Eugene Chausovsky, a nonresident fellow at the Newlines Institute

How Russia Decides When to Invade – FP, 27.12.21
Past attacks suggest Moscow probably won’t move on Ukraine. By Eugene Chausovsky, a nonresident fellow at the Newlines Institute

Is Russia Preparing to Invade Ukraine? – FP, 19.11
Moscow’s military buildup is raising eyebrows in Washington as Belarus ups the ante in its standoff with the EU. By Emma Ashford, a senior fellow in the New American Engagement Initiative at the Atlantic Council’s Scowcroft Center for Strategy and Security, and Matthew Kroenig, deputy director of the Atlantic Council’s Scowcroft Center for Strategy and Security

U.S. Keeps Ukraine Close Amid Russian Build-Up – FP, 18.11
Pentagon Chief Lloyd Austin meets with his Ukrainian counterpart today as Washington keeps its attention on Russia. By Colm Quinn, the newsletter writer at Foreign Policy

Russia Isn’t About to Attack Ukraine – FP, 17.11
Moscow occupying its neighbor would be expensive, dangerous, and pointless. By Jeff Hawn, a doctoral candidate at the London School of Economics and Political Science’s department of international history

What’s Behind Russia’s Military Buildup Near Ukraine? – FP, 11.11
Only the Kremlin knows for sure, but any hostile action risks upsetting a recent thaw in U.S.-Russian relations. By Colm Quinn, the newsletter writer at Foreign Policy

Tentativa de asasinat din Ucraina: Poliția analizează pista unei tentative de “destabilizare” a ţării – 23.09

Ucraina lansează summitul „Platforma Crimeea” cu o zi înainte de a sărbători independența. Ce așteptări are de la România – digi24, 22.08

  • Platforma Crimeea este un mecanism internaţional de consultare şi comunicare iniţiat de Kiev, al cărui scop pe termen lung este obţinerea eliberării peninsulei de sub ocupaţia Rusiei şi revenirea sa la Ucraina.

Care sunt concluziile Summitului Platformei Internaționale Crimeea? – euractiv, 24.08

Ukraine Won’t Stop Fighting the Nord Stream Deal – FP, 28.07
Kyiv feels let down by supposed allies in Berlin and Washington. By Vladislav Davidzon, a writer, journalist, and artist who has reported extensively from Ukraine

Șah dat Uniunii Europene de Ucraina, care a avut o reacție îndrăzneață după ce Rusia și Germania au anunțat acordul pe Nord Stream 2 – 28.07

Kyiv: Nord Stream 2 is 100 percent anti-Ukrainian – Politico, 11.02

Faltering fightback: Zelensky’s piecemeal campaign against Ukraine’s oligarchsAndrew Wilson, ECFR, 6.07

Biden’s Worried About Ukraine’s China Fling – FP, 16.06
Beijing is snapping up Ukrainian defense firms. That bodes ill for the would-be NATO member. By Jack Detsch

Geoană: Ucraina mai are nevoie de reforme pentru a adera la NATO – 27.08

Vicepremierul Olha Stefanishyna: Semnalul clar că Georgia și Ucraina vor primi un plan de aderare la NATO ar demonstra că Rusia nu are o voce în NATO / Ridicarea sancțiunilor SUA pentru Nord Stream 2 e o situație foarte apăsătoare pentru noi / Avem multe referiri la limba moldovenească în legislație, va fi nevoie și de timp să o modificăm – G4Media, 9.06

Ukraine Wants to Be Cryptocurrency Central – FP, 2.06
Kyiv’s big bet on digital money could backfire and make the country’s corruption problems worse. By Elisabeth Braw, a fellow at the American Enterprise Institute

Putin avertizează că Rusia va reacţiona „în timp util” la decizia unei instanțe din Ucraina de a-l plasa în arest la domiciliu pe un politician prorus / Liderul de la Kremlin acuză autoritățile ucrainene că transformă țara într-un fel de „Antirusie” – 14.05

Strengthening public interest in Ukraine’s media sector – 23.04
While political influence overshadows the media in Ukraine, Anna Korbut looks at attempts to challenge the status quo to improve professional standards, media literacy and public trust.

The evolution of journalism and media literacy in Ukraine – CH, 21.05

  • Quality journalism is essential for promoting good governance and improving Ukraine’s resilience to disinformation attacks.
  • The speakers outline recent developments in Ukraine’s media environment, such as the transformation of public broadcasting, nationwide media literacy initiatives, the growth of local media outlets, and new approaches to audiences.
  • The discussion focuses on key steps needed to limit the influence of vested interests in the media sector, create an open media environment, empower the audiences to navigate media content safely and critically, and encourage their participation in the public debate on key issues.

Kuleba: Ţările UE nu sunt gata să adopte noi sancţiuni sectoriale împotriva Rusiei, dar opţiunea trebuie pregătită – 21.04

Ucraina: Preşedintele Zelenski a promulgat legea privind convocarea rezerviştilor pentru serviciul militar – 21.04

O zi în estul Ucrainei: „Nimeni nu știe dacă se va trezi dimineața. Oamenii s-au obișnuit cu acest gând” – RFI, 19.04

Rusia pretinde că şi-a retras trupele mobilizate la graniţa cu Ucraina / Kievul susţine că au rămas destule efective – 29.04

Rusia a anunțat că-și retrage trupele de la granița cu Ucraina – 22.04

Russia Further Ramps Up Military Pressure on Ukraine – FP, 20.04
Moscow could just be strong-arming Kyiv and Washington—or preparing another invasion. By Amy Mackinnon, Robbie Gramer

Ucraina ameninţă că se va dota cu arme nucleare, în cazul în care nu devine membră a NATO (ambasador) – 15.04

NATO cere Rusiei să pună capăt consolidării militare din Ucraina – RFI, 13.04

Ukraine Needs a Clear Path to NATO Membership – FP, 12.04
Russia’s recent aggression along its border shows why Kyiv needs decisive action from the alliance. By Olga Stefanishyna

Ukraine urges NATO to set up membership path – DW, 6.04

Un atac rusesc pe scară largă în Ucraina? Să nu uităm de Afganistan… – RFI, 15.04

Zelenski a solicitat să discute cu Putin, dar încă nu a primit un răspuns / Rusia a comasat peste 40.000 de soldaţi în apropierea frontierei estice a Ucrainei şi alţi 40.000 de soldaţi în Crimeea – G4media, 12.04

Rusia a început să transfere nave de desant din Marea Caspică în Marea Neagră – adevărul, 12.04

Is Russia Preparing to Go to War in Ukraine? – FP, 9.04
Troop buildup near Ukraine’s border is the largest since 2014. By Amy Mackinnon

Is Russia about to launch a fresh offensive in eastern Ukraine? – DW, 9.04

  • Russia is reportedly amassing thousands of troops at its border with Ukraine, but the Kremlin denies that the buildup poses a threat. Is Ukraine facing the possibility of a Russian invasion?
  • The United States and EU are watching reports of Russian troop movements on Ukraine’s border with increasing concern. NATO has assured Kyiv that the alliance will continue to support the country’s sovereignty and territorial integrity and monitor the situation closely. The EU’s foreign policy chief, Josep Borrell, has also given Ukraine’s government his assurances. Germany and France, which are mediating between Kyiv and Moscow in the ongoing conflict in eastern Ukraine as part of the so-called Normandy Format, have made similar pledges.
  • In a phone call with his Ukrainian counterpart, Volodymyr Zelenskiy, President Joe Biden recently affirmed the US’s unwavering support for Ukraine’s sovereignty and territorial integrity in the face of Russia’s ongoing aggression in the Donbass and Crimea.”
  • German Chancellor Angela Merkel has called on the Kremlin to unwind its recent military buildup near eastern Ukraine, the chancellor’s office announced in a statement released Thursday.
  • But reports of Russian troop deployments to the regions of Bryansk, Voronezh and Rostov, as well as the annexed Crimean Peninsula, are circulating on social media. Kremlin Spokesman Dmitry Peskov has insisted that Russia, “moves its armed forces within its own territory at its own discretion,” adding that this, “shouldn’t worry anyone and does not pose a threat to anyone.”

De ce se aude iar zăngănitul armelor pe frontul ucrainean – Alexandru Gugoașă, Press One, 8.04

Rusia a transferat rachete balistice Iskander în apropierea frontierei cu Ucraina – 9.04

Ukraine-Russia tensions – BBC News, 6.04

  • Ukraine says 25,000 Russian troops have been stationed on its borders.
  • This has drawn attention to Russia’s annexation of Crimea in 2014 – the biggest landgrab in Europe since World War Two.

Russia Escalates Conflict in Ukraine – FP, 3.04
Is Moscow’s muscle-flexing a show of force or a renewal of the war? By Robbie Gramer, Amy Mackinnon, Jack Detsch

What’s next for the seven-year war in Eastern Ukraine? – Al Jazeera, 3.04

Ukraine fears a Putin strike – CH, 2.04
Growing tension with the US and pending Duma elections could push the Russian leader into action, writes Konstantin Eggert

Ucraina. Alinieri ideologice toxice la narațiuni (post-)sovietice – Dorin Popescu, contributors, 9.04

Blocaje masive în Kiev odată cu intrarea în vigoare a noilor restricții / Transportul public poate fi folosit doar de angajații din sectoarele esențiale – 6.04

Ukraine’s Debt Problem Spells Trouble – FP, 26.02
If the government continues to pile up debt without necessary reforms, it will set its economy on the road to ruin. By Ilya Timtchenko

Ukraine’s President Finally Flexes His Muscles – FP, 12.02
Volodymyr Zelensky is taking on his country’s pro-Russian media machine. But can he emerge victorious? By Dan Peleschuk