Director of the Kiev-based Center for Operational Strategic Analysis (COSA), an independent analytical center that offers the expertise of both local and international analysts.
There are three major reasons to fear the collapse of the Minsk agreements, especially if there is a continued offensive by either side that goes well beyond the clashes at Marinka on June 3Read more
With German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Francois Hollande paying a joint visit to Kiev and then to Moscow to prevent the conflict from turning into a full-fledged war, there is still hope for a peaceful end to the crisisRead more
The Petro Poroshenko bloc may be a frontrunner in this weekend’s parliamentary elections in Ukraine, but there are plenty of plotlines and intrigue ahead of the final voteRead more
The 70th anniversary of the D-Day landings in Normandy seems to have given a green light to ending the Ukrainian crisis, but there’s still a lot of work to doRead more