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The beginning of the celebrations of the centenary of Ukraine’s independence | Photo credit: PAP/Rafał Guz

January 2018 saw the first celebrations commemorating the centenary of Ukraine’s fight for independence (1917–1921). 

OSW Commentary
2018-02-20
Tadeusz A. Olszański
Dnipropetrovsk Oblast: new times, old rules | Photo credit: Shutterstock

The war in Donbass and the loss of control over part of the country’s industrialised areas resulted in the significance of Dnipropetrovsk Oblast increasing for Ukraine.

OSW Commentary
2018-02-08
Tomasz Piechal

On 11 January, the IMF’s Mission Chief for Ukraine sent a letter to the Presidential Administration criticising the presidential Anti-Corruption Court bill.

Analyses
2018-01-24
Sławomir Matuszak

On 5 December in Kiev an attempt was made by the security service of Ukraine to detain Mikheil Saakashvili.

Analyses
2017-12-06
Tomasz Piechal

On 25 November, as a result of an armed coup, Igor Plotnitsky, the leader of the so-called Luhansk People’s Republic, was replaced by Leonid Pasechnik.

Analyses
2017-11-29
Jan Strzelecki
Tomasz Piechal
A quarter-century of independent Ukraine. Dimensions of transformation

On 24 August 1991, the Supreme Council of the Ukrainian SSR proclaimed independence, and on 1 December the same year, the Ukrainian people ratified that proclamation in a referendum. The new Ukrainian state had some very important assets, such as the peaceful path that led to its independence, the fact that its territory was uncontested and its civilian administration was established.

OSW Studies
2017-11-28
Tadeusz A. Olszański

The General Prosecutor's Office of Ukraine initiated an investigation into the head of the National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine.

Analyses
2017-11-22
Tadeusz Iwański

The fifth Eastern Partnership summit will take place in Brussels on 24 November. This programme is perceived differently today by Belarus, Ukraine and Moldova.

Analyses
2017-11-22
Kamil Kłysiński
Tadeusz Iwański
Kamil Całus

In September, three out of five members of the supervisory board of Naftogaz, Ukraine’s largest gas company, announced their resignation.

OSW Commentary
2017-10-04
Wojciech Konończuk
Sławomir Matuszak

On 25 September, President Petro Poroshenko signed an Education Act, which had been adopted by the Verkhovna Rada (Ukrainian parliament) on 5 September.

Analyses
2017-09-27
Tomasz Dąborowski
Tomasz Piechal
Andrzej Sadecki

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