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Putin regime “on the road to committing suicide,” Piontkovsky says.

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Tensions escalate in Donbas and on Ukrainian border.

As both sides accuse each other of initiating the present clashes (see EDM, April 5), talk is growing in Moscow, Kyiv, and in occupied Donetsk and Luhansk of a major escalation that may dramatically upend the present stalemate: Either the Ukrainia...

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War scare is Putin’s natural element

The current escalation of tensions around eastern Ukraine is dangerous and may appear untimely and inopportune while Europe and Russia seek to focus on managing the latest COVID-19 pandemic wave as well as addressing its accumulating economic and ...

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Forced migration in Crimea as part of Russia’s ‘hybrid’ strategy.

Russian President Vladimir Putin’s Decree No. 201 came into effect on March 20, 2021. The executive edict adds Crimea and Sevastopol to “the list of Russia’s border territories where foreign citizens, stateless persons, and foreign legal entities ...

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Yermak’s earlier giveaways come back to haunt Zelenskyy and Ukraine.

Russia abandoned the ceasefire in Ukraine’s east in early February (see  EDM, February 18) and persists with low-intensity positional warfare to date, killing and wounding several Ukrainian soldiers every week. Ukraine responds with unilateral sel...

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Moscow’s reasons behind the resumed fighting in Donbas.

Following the latest round of consultations of political advisors within the so-called Normandy format (Ukraine, Russia, France, Germany), Andriy Yermak, the head of the Office of the President of Ukraine, stated in a letter that Kyiv will not acc...

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Two words that shook Putin’s regime

The resonance in Russia from a short fragment of United States President Joseph Biden’s ABC News interview last Wednesday (March 17) has been extraordinarily loud—and the bilateral consequences could be far greater than just the Russian ambassador...

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Putin claims right to territories of former Soviet republics.

Speaking to a meeting on the seventh anniversary of his Anschluss of Crimea, Vladimir Putin said that the Bolsheviks had handed over “significant territories and geopolitical space to quasi-state formations” known to others in the past as the unio...

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