I talk to my relatives from the Eastern Ukraine (I went to school where the major battle is right now) and they say that once the war starts, it is
I have been reading news on Ukraine in English, Russian and Ukrainian. In one of the latest articles written by Friedman “From Putin a Blessing in Disguise” (He also wrote
The perceived (or quite possibly real) difference between “western” values of how West understands democracy and human justice and “eastern” values of ethnic brotherhood and loyalty to “Mother Russia”.
Ukraine and Russia: two divorced parents As I watch the situation unfolding in Crimea I think of two former marriage partners who were lying on the floor unconscious for 22
As far as demonstrations on Independence Square, I’d like to ask a question here, “Who in their sane mind has the time to spend weeks that turn into months demonstrating?
If Western Ukraine and Eastern Ukraine can’t get along, can they split and live happily every after? Theoretically yes, but practically it is very difficult to do, if not altogether
Ukraine emerged as an independent nation at the very beginning of 1992 (right after the fall of the Soviet Union). It never existed as an independent country before. In this