"West is West, East is East, and never the twain shall meet", this Rudyard Kipling's axiom is being successfully refuted by the current Ukrainian leadership, having started cheeky geopolitical games. …
Yanukovych mops up the pro-Russian opposition and opens the way for neo-Nazis
The Pechersky District Court of Kyiv has taken the Odessa businessman, former deputy of the Verkhovna Rada and leader of the Rodina party Igor Markov, into custody until December 20, 2013, who is …
Will the Kosovo scenario take place in the Crimea?
The Association Agreement between the European Union and Ukraine threatens the latter not only with economic difficulties. There may be problems with a number of areas. First of all, they include the Crimea, where by the Crimean Tatar nationalists' hands the West studiously builds the foundation for repeating the Kosovo scenario...
Ukraine to join the Customs Union only after the referendum - Yanukovych
Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych said the decision to join the Customs Union can be only made according to the results of a referendum.
"The referendum will then be required, in prospect, when …
Ukrainian Prime Minister Azarov: The Customs Union is better than the European Union
“Those people, who criticize... supporters of the Customs Union, offer themselves to join the European Union, where restrictions of sovereignty are more significant,” the Prime Minister of Ukraine …
Shuvalov: Ukraine can not be half in the Customs Union
"The other day we have received a letter from Ukraine on the format of its participation in the Customs Union. But membership can not be halved, it must be full," said the first deputy prime minister …
Ukraine to create a professional army
Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych has announced further reduction of the Armed Forces of Ukraine (AFU) and the creation of a professional army.
“Analysis of recent armed conflicts suggests that …
Ukrainian CEC has processed 100% protocols at the elections to the Verkhovna Rada
The ruling Party of Regions after counting 100% of the protocols in parliamentary elections by party lists is gaining 30%. According to the CEC of Ukraine, the opposition Batkyvschyna ranks second …
Yulia Tymoshenko is no longer needed for her associates
The parliamentary elections in Ukraine come to an end. It remains to count the votes in several controversial single-member districts, and to hold re-elections in five. But it is unlikely to affect the alignment of forces...
“A Knight at the Crossroads”: Ukraine or Malorossiya?
Certain politicians hungry for power in Ukraine, the struggle for which has increased markedly in advance of parliamentary elections, offer the voters a strange choice of geopolitical way: not between the West and the East, as usually the world looks up to but between Ukraine and Malorossiya.