Publications

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
The meeting in Sochi: the illusion of an end to the Syria conflict

On 22 November the presidents of Russia, Turkey and Iran, Vladimir Putin, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and Hasan Rouhani, met in Sochi.

Analyses
2017-11-29
Józef Lang
Marek Menkiszak
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

Both in Germany and abroad, the commentary on the recent elections in Germany has been dominated by the analysis of the results scored by AfD.

OSW Commentary
2017-11-22
Artur Ciechanowicz

On 21 November, the Romanian parliament passed an act granting consent for the acquisition of the Patriot medium range air and missile defence system. 

Analyses
2017-11-22
Tomasz Dąborowski

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

Less than two months after the general elections, Germany is in a state of political crisis.  

Analyses
2017-11-22
Artur Ciechanowicz

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
Conflict-dependent Russia

The Kremlin’s foreign policy is subordinate above all to the domestic political aims of the ruling elite.

Point of View
2017-11-06
Maria Domańska
Sweden bets on the Patriot

The Swedish government commissioned the Swedish Defence Materiel Administration to begin negotiations with the US government to purchase the Patriot defence system.

Analyses
2017-11-15
Justyna Gotkowska

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