Tymoshenko

Western Policymakers Need to Focus on the Institutional Rot in Europe’s Eastern NeighborhoodBy Samuel Charap | October 13, 2011 | © Center for American Progress Yulia Tymoshenko, Ukraine’s former prime minister and current opposition leader, was sentenced to seven years in prison by a Kiev court on Monday. Tymoshenko was found guilty of abuse of power for signing the January 2009 governmental directives to conclude gas agreements with Russia, instead...
"Pandora's box has been opened." Interviews (in Ukrainian and Russian)gazeta.ua, obozrevatel.com (video clip) - Olexiy Haran, University of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy, Ukraine, PONARS Eurasia MemberThis sentence will further complicate the uneasy foreign policy position of Ukraine, a country located at the intersection of EU and Russian interests. Both Moscow and Brussels have their own reasons (pragmatic and normative, respectively) to take critical stands...

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