Ukraine's Future A Steep Climb Ahead
Former Finance Minister Natalie Jaresko’s icy assessment of the incoming Ukrainian government underlines the challenges ahead.
Ukraine's Future Abkhazia Today, Donbass Tomorrow
With Monday’s deal between Russia and the breakaway Georgian region of Abkhazia, Putin has managed to take over a Russian-speaking piece of a neighboring country’s sovereign territory. Sound familiar?
Ukraine's Future Ukraine’s Real Problem is Corruption
The problem of corruption runs so deep in Ukraine that it is a greater threat even than Putin’s tanks rolling over the border.
Ukraine's Future Censorship and Repression in the New Ukraine
Ukraine is cracking down on pro-separatist views in ways that are frustrating Western hopes for the country’s post-revolution future. There is a lot of work to be done if the country hopes to apply for EU membership by 2020.
Ukraine's Future Fighting a Culture of Corruption
Bulgaria is the most dovish of all the European countries on Russia, according to a new report. Its dovishness has a lot to do with its cultural ties to Russia, which have also allowed Russian organized crime to get a solid foothold in state institutions. Is this what Ukraine will look like a decade down the line?