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Ukraine's Bright and Gutsy Reformers Say Public Wants Immediate Reform

Diane M. Francis | Posted 05.24.2016 | World
Diane M. Francis

"A little patience, and we shall see the reign of witches pass over, their spells dissolve, and the people, recovering their true sight, restore their government to its true principles. . . . We must have patience till luck turns," Thomas Jefferson wrote in 1798.

We Are All Ukrainians

Diane M. Francis | Posted 07.13.2015 | World
Diane M. Francis

My first visit to Ukraine was in February 1992 and the City of Kiev was gray, bleak and joyless as was the rest of the Soviet Union. Last month I re-visited -- 23 years and several other assignments later -- to find a new nation of extremes

Ukraine's Ousted President Yanukovich Is Now On Interpol's Most Wanted List

Reuters | Posted 03.14.2015 | World

KIEV, Jan 12 (Reuters) - Interpol has put ousted Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovich on the international wanted list on Ukrainian charges of embezz...

Another Chance for Ukraine

Tristan Masat | Posted 06.03.2014 | Politics
Tristan Masat

Ukraine is beset by troubles. The Russian annexation of Crimea is the dramatic headline, but the economic struggles the country and Ukrainian workers face may prove just as dire.

Crisis in Ukraine

S. Azmat Hassan | Posted 05.04.2014 | Politics
S. Azmat Hassan

It is important for all the political actors affected by the Ukraine crisis to use diplomatic methods to resolve it. There is no military solution to it.

Crimea Must Not Be Ukraine's Sudetenland

Paul Abrams | Posted 05.03.2014 | Politics
Paul Abrams

Vladimir Putin's claims that "Russian speakers" are being mistreated are ridiculous. Nearly everyone in the Ukraine not only speaks Russian, but uses it as the main language in their daily lives. Da...even in Kiev.

Putin's Calculus in Ukraine

David L. Phillips | Posted 05.03.2014 | World
David L. Phillips

Putin is in complete control of the situation. He delights in making a mockery of Obama's righteous indignation, exposing the hypocrisy and weakness of the West. After Obama's wobbly warning to Syria, Putin knows that Obama will never go to war over Ukraine.

Lowry/Katrina Clash Over Arizona and Army and Ask: Bidding or Shooting War Over Ukraine?

HuffPost Radio | Posted 03.03.2014 | Politics
HuffPost Radio


The top editors at National Review and Nation debate the economics and morality of a) Arizona 1062, b) modern Pentagon budget and c) Kiev after Sochi. Looking 'into his soul', Lowry and vanden Heuvel agree Putin is dangerously confounding.

Ukraine Officially Asks Russia To Extradite Yanukovych, Prosecutor General Says

The Huffington Post | Ryan Craggs | Posted 02.28.2014 | World

The office of Ukraine's Prosecutor General Oleh Makhnitsky announced on its official website it has formally asked Russia to extradite President Vikto...

Climate and Ukraine Heat Up... and Who's Today's Frank Underwood?

HuffPost Radio | Posted 02.24.2014 | Politics
HuffPost Radio


Shrum and Torie Clarke agree that Obama should use executive authority to mitigate Climate Change and to reach energy independence... and that the U.S. lacks leverage in Ukraine Crisis. But because it's not Hungry 1956, Putin can't stem wave of democracy with troops.

The Sad Progression of the Ukrainian Protest Movement From Democracy and the Rule of Law to Ultra-nationalism and Anti-semitism

Oleksandr Feldman | Posted 03.15.2014 | World
Oleksandr Feldman

The varied activities of the vast, multi-ethnic crowd on the Square that quickly came to be called Euromaidan celebrated themes of democracy, pluralism and an end to government corruption. However, that uplifting mood began to change in early December.

Circus at the Ukrainian Parliament 9/7/2010

Damian Kolodiy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Damian Kolodiy

From my journalist friend Zenon Zawada, ont he ground in Kyiv, Ukraine Zenon Zawada Kyiv Bureau Editor The Ukrainian Weekly Circus at the Rada T...