On December 10, the NEC presented a policy paper “Atrophy of Trophies. How Can Ukraine Take Advantage of the Vulnerabilities of Russian Policies in the EU?“.
Analysis of successful cases of countering Russia’s interference in Germany, France, Italy, Poland, Greece, and Hungary.
The main talking points of the speakers of a round table on EU sanction policy toward Russia, which took place on December 5.
NEC analyzed the positions of EU member states that stirred major reservations about the probable revision of the sanctions policy against Russia.
The main talking points of the speakers at IX Ukraine-Poland Forum
Introduction of the martial law in Ukraine may consolidate the population around a common threat or alienate the population from the central government even further.
More than 100 public organizations urged members of the UN Security Council to demand at its emergency meeting that Russia immediately stop military aggression against Ukraine, release captured servicemen of the Naval Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, recognize their status as the prisoners of war according to international humanitarian law and close all criminal proceedings against them as those contradicting international law
Article by Markian Kuzmowycz, visiting fellow at the NEC, about prospects of the pro-Russian politicians in Ukrainian 2019 election.
An article by Sergiy Solodkyy, First Deputy Director of the NEC, on assessment of Ukraine’s relations with Russia (July-September 2018) for the quarterly magazine ТRUMAN Index.
A peacekeeping mission should have access to the entire occupied area of the Donbas, including the uncontrolled section of the Ukrainian-Russian border. However, without compromises from Russia launching a full-fledged peacekeeping mission in the East of Ukraine will be unrealistic.