• Friday, 21 July
  • Malorossiya as an example of ideological war against Ukraine's integrity
    Igor Solovey
    On 18 July, the leader of the self-proclaimed Donetsk people's republic (DPR), Oleksandr Zakharchenko, declared the establishment of a "transitional state, Malorossiya". Ukraine…
  • Wednesday, 19 July
  • Do Russian protests stand a chance?
    Kseniya Kirillova
    According to sociologists, the number of protests in Russia in April-June 2017 increased by one third compared with the beginning of the year. During this period, 378 opposition events…
  • Wednesday, 12 July
  • Workings of Russian propaganda in Eastern Europe
    Vadim Dovnar
    CZECH REPUBLIC Since the Ukrainian crisis, around 40 websites and other channels (Facebook and YouTube) have been engaged in disinformation campaigns in the Czech Republic. The most…
  • Friday, 30 June
  • To strike or not to strike. Scenarios of Russia’s expansion
    Aleksandr Zhelenin
    Any forecast would be unreliable. However, trying to answer this question, one can say with a high degree of probability that Russia will continue its external expansion. This certainty…
  • Thursday, 22 June
  • VII National Expert Forum “POINTS OF GROWTH”
    Gorshenin Institute
    On 15 June 2017 Kyiv hosted the 7th National Expert Forum “Points of Growth”, co-organised by Gorshenin Institute and Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung Ukraine&Belarus. Traditionally, the…
  • Monday, 19 June
  • 25 ways of combatting propaganda without doing counter-propaganda
    Jean-Baptiste Jeangène Vilmer
    Counter-propaganda would be an ill-suited means for Western democracies to fend off the effects of disinformation activities, argues Jean-Baptiste Jeangène Vilmer. It would also require…
  • Thursday, 15 June
  • Russia Day as a symbol of propaganda schizophrenia
    Kseniya Kirillova
    The thing is that in all the recent years, the Kremlin has been making a rather successful use of radically-minded patriotic groups and movements, especially those with pro-Soviet…
  • Wednesday, 14 June
  • Aftertaste of the protest
    Igor Solovey
    Results of the Moscow rallies held on 12 June should kill any faith in the coming political changes in Russia. Hopes that the authorities in Russia may change from below, under the…
  • Saturday, 10 June
  • The passion for (and against) Trump
    James Kovpak
    We’ve passed the first hundred days, the president has returned from his first foreign trip, and now we have an idea of what the Trump administration will look like till the end of…
  • Saturday, 3 June
  • Are there "independent" media in Russia and why would Putin need them?
    Aleksandr Zhelenin
    One of the Western diplomatic offices in Moscow invited Russian and foreign journalists for a meeting to discuss whether unbiased reporting by Russia media was a reality or myth.…
  • Thursday, 1 June
  • 2018 FIFA World Cup: Oh, sport! You are… what?
    Aleksandr Zhelenin
    A year before the 2018 World Football Cup, its hosting by Russia is still in question. Rather, there are more questions than answers about it. On the surface, there are obvious facts…
  • Monday, 29 May
  • Post Scriptum. Vengeance
    Sonya Koshkina
     Do you remember the days of Maydan? Especially its last days. When we were standing in chilly weather on central squares across the country, dreaming of the future and justice. The…
  • Thursday, 25 May
  • What stands in the way of Ukraine’s arms exports to Iraq
    Andrey Starostin
    The interests of the defence industries of Ukraine and Russia clashed with new ardour after Ukrainian arms companies had dispatched the first batch of BTR-4 armoured personnel carriers…
  • Wednesday, 24 May
  • The blocking of Russian social networks: how this concerns the country's security
    Igor Solovey
    Ukraine will block the Russian social networks VKontakte and Odnoklassniki, as well as the mail service. The websites of Kaspersky Lab and Dr.Web anti-virus companies will…
  • Tuesday, 23 May
  • Post Scriptum. Israel’s lessons. And more
    Sonya Koshkina
    The ban on Russia’s VKontakte and Odnoklassniki social networks, sanctions against 1,700 companies and individuals, readying of sanctions against Russian pharmaceutical products and…