Tag Archives: Ukraine

Reflecting on the Global Canvas of 2023: A Year of Wars and Transformative Shifts

The year 2023 proved to be a kaleidoscope of events, unveiling a tapestry of challenges, triumphs, and transformative changes across the globe. From wars in Gaza and Ukraine environmental concerns to technological leaps, geopolitical tensions to societal strides, the year carved its mark in history as a time of both turbulence and resilience. Israel’s War in Gaza October 7 surprise …

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I watched Christopher Nolan’s Oppenheimer in Ukraine: His Greek Tragedy is our Reality

Following the recent release of Wes Anderson’s Asteroid City, Christopher Nolan’s Oppenheimer continues to infuse summer 2023 with atomic energy. Stylistically, of course, the two couldn’t be more different. What Anderson shows as a blast outside a diner’s window that doesn’t so much as interrupt the characters’ coffee, Nolan shapes into a three-hour epic. And as a Ukrainian, I am …

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How the Global Energy Crisis is Pressuring Countries at the UN Climate Summit

Natural gas projects in Africa might help reduce supply shortages temporarily, but they could soon become stranded assets.

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War of Obsession: Why Putin is Risking Russia’s Future

The invasion marks the beginning of a new era for not just the European security order but also Russian society.

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What Russia’s Military Movements Could Mean for Ukraine, Europe, and NATO

Russia is mobilizing its forces, but much more covertly than in the past. Moscow’s belief that the EU and US will not step in to protect Ukraine could lead it to take direct military action.

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View from Europe: Trump’s Ukrainegate Could Help Ukraine

The US president's impeachment process ensures Ukraine stays on the radar of Americans - and this may work to Ukraine's advantage.

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Russia and Ukraine Clash in the Sea of Azov

New Russian naval activities around Crimea could presage a new, maritime front in the war in eastern Ukraine

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Five Reasons to Support Theresa May’s Response to Russia

We do not yet know everything about this crime, so it is wise to leave stronger measures for when we know more.

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Ukraine on the Brink of Kleptocracy

Europe needs to confront Ukraine’s leadership sooner rather than later.

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Putin’s Peacekeepers: Beware of Russians Bearing Gifts

The West should engage with Russia's peacekeeping proposal - but skeptically and with clear conditions.

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