UkraineAlert by Adrian HoeferSep 9, 2021
Why Ukraine must join NATO
UkraineAlert by Adrian Hoefer
Given the Kremlin's hostile revisionism, Ukraine's membership in NATO is in the long-term interest of the US and its allies. As Moscow expands its hybrid war on the West, Ukraine is an asset.
UkraineAlert by Mark TemnyckyJul 27, 2021
Is Putin’s next big chance to take Ukraine now?
UkraineAlert by Mark Temnycky
With the world distracted by the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, is anyone paying attention to Ukraine's East? Distractions favor Putin, and he's taken advantage of nearly every major sporting event of the last 14 years to stun the world.
UkraineAlert by Andrew D’AnieriJul 27, 2021
More backsliding in Kyiv
UkraineAlert by Andrew D’Anieri
President Zelenskyy's exemption of infrastructure projects from standard tender procedures and oversight is a setback for reform. Yet the move has sparked necessary conversations on how to improve public procurement in Ukraine.
UkraineAlert by Diane FrancisJul 27, 2021
Why is Biden letting Putin win?
UkraineAlert by Diane Francis
Russia and Germany, enabled by a distracted and increasingly isolationist United States, trample Europe and ignore the wishes of Central and Eastern European and Baltic nation-states. What does the White House think it’s doing?
UkraineAlert by Doug KlainJul 21, 2021
Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya on Belarus’ future and her place in it
UkraineAlert by Doug Klain
“I’m not going to participate in new elections,” Tsikhanouskaya said at the Atlantic Council. Instead, she wants to see a new free and fair election and a self-sustaining democratic movement in Belarus.
UkraineAlert by Adrian Hoefer, Shelby MagidJun 24, 2021
Ukraine offers hope in an increasingly homophobic neighborhood
UkraineAlert by Adrian Hoefer, Shelby Magid
While Ukrainian attitudes towards the LGBTQI community are still far behind the levels of acceptance encountered elsewhere in the West, Ukraine’s modest progress offers hope in a region where intolerance is on the rise.
UkraineAlert by Peter DickinsonJun 17, 2021
Biden-Putin summit review: Good news for Ukraine?
UkraineAlert by Peter Dickinson
Few countries were as anxious as Ukraine ahead of Wednesday’s summit in Geneva between US President Joe Biden and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin, but can Kyiv regard the outcome as favorable?
UkraineAlert by Benjamin SchmittJun 14, 2021
Geopolitical weapon: Putin’s pipeline nears completion
UkraineAlert by Benjamin Schmitt
This week's summit meeting between Joe Biden and Vladimir Putin may be one of the last opportunities for the US to take a stand against the Kremlin's controversial Nord Stream 2 pipeline project.
UkraineAlert by Paul GrodJun 12, 2021
NATO must stand with Ukraine against Russian aggression
UkraineAlert by Paul Grod
NATO's 2008 decision to deny Ukraine a Membership Action Plan paved the way for Putin's 2014 attack. NATO leaders must now back Ukraine to prevent a further escalation in Russia's war on the post-1991 settlement.
UkraineAlert by Kira RudikJun 10, 2021
Ukraine must do more to regain the West’s trust
UkraineAlert by Kira Rudik
The coming week will underline the shortcomings of President Zelenskyy’s foreign policy, with Ukraine left on the sidelines as a series of crucial international summits take place that will directly impact the country’s future.