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Research(Українська) Миротворість під час війни. Перспективи миротворчої діяльності України Ukraine’s Security Options after the NATO Warsaw Summit State of Minsk agreements implementation After the Ukrainian crisis: Is there a place for Russia? Even after the withdrawal of troops from Syria Russia will not leave the Middle East
MediaThe “Frozen Conflict Perspective” in Eastern Ukraine and its Influence on Identity Construction Could Zelenskyy’s Strategy for Donbas Lead Ukraine Into a Kremlin Trap? What’s Putin up to? With Balkan Devlen and Hanna Shelest (Українська) Перші дні нової Британії: що змінив Brexit для України та Європи Is There a Future for Security Cooperation between the Visegrad Four and Ukraine?
Although socially and politically constructed, the self-identification of the separatist regions in the east of Ukraine and their inhabitants can have a significant influence on the conflict resolution process. Through an analysis of identity construction in Donbas via the self-perceptions of residents of both the controlled and the uncontrolled territories, and their views regarding the […]
In pursuit of peace in the war-torn region, the Ukrainian president’s short-term, tactical approach is vulnerable in the face of Russia’s long-term strategy. One of the key messages at the heart of Volodymyr Zelenskyy’s presidential campaign in 2019 was a very simple one: peace in Donbas, the war-torn region of Ukraine where Russian-supported separatists […]
In the latest episode of Pod Bless Canada, MLI Senior Fellow Balkan Devlen was joined by Dr. Hanna Shelest, Editor-in-Chief of Ukraine Analytica and one of Ukraine’s sharpest analysts of international affairs. The two discuss last week’s announcement of sweeping changes to Russia’s constitution and their potential implications. Throughout the discussion, Dr. Shelest weighs in […]