UkraineAlertNov 7, 2022
The international community must prepare for a post-Putin Russia
By Francis M. O’Donnell
With little hope of a meaningful settlement as long as Vladimir Putin remains in power, the international community should seek pathways to a lasting peace with a future post-Putin Russia, writes Francis O’Donnell.
UkraineAlertNov 1, 2022
Putin’s failing Ukraine invasion proves Russia is no superpower
By Taras Kuzio
Vladimir Putin's failing Ukraine invasion has dramatically undermined the credibility of modern Russia's Great Power pretensions and exposed the dysfunctional reality behind the Kremlin's claims to superpower status.
Tech at the Leading EdgeSep 29, 2022
The ITU election pitted the United States and Russia against each other for the future of the internet
By Konstantinos Komaitis and Justin Sherman
Earlier this morning, the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) elected American candidate Doreen Bogdan-Martin as the agency's Secretary-General. Even with her election, the future role of the ITU in internet governance remains uncertain, and the organization will face challenges in the future debate over respecting extant internet processes while trying to drive genuine progress—and Beijing and Moscow will certainly not sit on the sidelines.
UkraineAlertSep 26, 2022
From the UN to The Late Show, Ukraine’s diplomats are winning
By Pete Shmigel
Ukrainian Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba recently quipped at the UN that "Russian diplomats flee almost as aptly as Russian soldiers.” This one-liner was typical of the creative diplomacy that is bolstering Ukraine's war effort.
Global Citizen AwardsSep 19, 2022
Atlantic Council to honor heads of state, artistic and business leaders at 11th Atlantic Council Global Citizen Awards
Highlight of UN General Assembly Week honors individuals who make unique contributions towards improving the world NEW YORK –SEPTEMBER 19, 2022—The Atlantic Council today announced that the 11th Atlantic Council Global Citizen Awards will honor the President of the Republic of Indonesia Joko Widodo; President of the Republic of Finland Sauli Niinistö; Prime Minister of […]
UkraineAlertSep 9, 2022
Russia’s war of aggression in Ukraine demands special international tribunal
By Olena Khomenko
Ukraine is urging the international community to establish a special tribunal in order to prosecute Russia for the crime of aggression and bring an end to the impunity that is fueling the Putin regime's criminal foreign policy.
UkraineAlertAug 31, 2022
Russia must be held accountable for committing genocide in Ukraine
By Danielle Johnson
Efforts to hold Russia accountable for genocide in Ukraine will involve war crimes trials but must also focus on the broader challenge of addressing Russia's historical sense of impunity, writes Danielle Johnson
UkraineAlertAug 23, 2022
A strong Ukraine is the best solution to Europe’s Russia problem
By Oleksii Reznikov
Ukraine's courageous response to Putin's invasion has inspired the world but some Western leaders remain in denial over the threat posed by a hostile Russia, writes Ukrainian Defense Minister Oleksii Reznikov.