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Thu, Nov 14, 2019

Finally some progress in Ukraine

In October, Ukraine made real progress on the anti-corruption fight.

UkraineAlert by Melinda Haring

Civil Society Corruption

Tue, Nov 12, 2019

Thinking foreign policy in Russia: Think tanks and grand narratives

Russia’s post-Crimean foreign policy does not exist in a vacuum. Its ramifications are colliding with regional and global trends that are effectively destabilizing the post-Cold War international order.

Report by Anton Barbashin & Alexander Graef

Civil Society International Norms

Thu, Oct 31, 2019

Another one to watch

Ukraine needs more people with rich experience like Leonid Antonenko's to dig into the data and speak out.

UkraineAlert by Melinda Haring

Civil Society Corruption

Wed, Oct 30, 2019

What are Ukrainians willing to compromise for peace?

A strong demand for peace and the direct impact of the conflict do not make those who live in the government-controlled areas of the Donbas sympathetic to the most painful compromises.

UkraineAlert by Maria Zolkina

Civil Society Conflict

Thu, Oct 24, 2019

Ukraine’s new parliament is moving fast but is it getting anywhere?

Ukraine’s new parliament has been in session for more than fifty days and it’s been operating at a frantic pace, so we’ve culled together a list of the best and worst based on conversations with MPs, judges, attorneys, economists, and other experts.

UkraineAlert by Melinda Haring

Civil Society Democratic Transitions

Thu, Oct 24, 2019

Is Ukraine’s new judicial reform a step forward?

Ukraine’s new judicial reform is not ideal but urgent and long-awaited.

UkraineAlert by Olena Halushka and Halyna Chyzhyk

Civil Society Corruption

Thu, Oct 24, 2019

Slavin joins the Hinckley Institute to discuss Iranian history and policy

In the News by Atlantic Council

Civil Society Corruption

Mon, Oct 21, 2019

Invisible in an invisible war

Despite the nod to the critical role women play in the war with Russia, representatives of the Ukraine Women’s Veterans Movement note that discrimination has increased.

UkraineAlert by Lauren Van Metre and Steven Steiner

Civil Society Conflict

Thu, Oct 17, 2019

Protests in Iraq may unseat the government

The sudden outbreak of protests in Iraq on October 1 was part of a pattern the country has witnessed in recent years. Understanding this context as well as the grievances driving the protestors helps explain the latest unrest. As it stands now, Iraq is in precarious moment in which bold, concrete action from the government […]

MENASource by Rend al-Rahim

Civil Society Corruption

Fri, Oct 11, 2019

Seven takeaways from Zelenskyy’s marathon press conference (and one surprise) 

At the press conference, Zelenskyy said he was ready to “sit down and talk” with Kolomoisky.

UkraineAlert by Iryna Matviyishyn

Civil Society Conflict