Victor Tkachuk on Democracy, Ukraine & the EU

Archives for Elections

For Whom Europe is Silent?

Ukrainian officials have constantly underlined deep awareness of international observers in subtleties of the Ukrainian electoral legislation. The latter have returned thanks in the same way. A new quantitative record has been set – almost 4 thousand observers observed, ascertained and recognized that elections were democratic. As of 20:00 on October 28 the peak of… » read more

Posted by Viktor Tkachuk

Since 2004 the political establishment in Ukraine has been making maximum efforts to prevent the emergence of the national unifying idea. This process takes place amid the progressing material impoverishment of the majority of the population. Citizens aspire to find the guilty. The current authorities continue to morally and financially destroy a well-to-do and self-sufficient… » read more

Posted by Viktor Tkachuk

In reality, Ukraine-EU relations haven’t meant the achievement of partnership already for a long time. This process is characterized by the emergence of new risks and conditions for contacts. Citizens perceive eurointegration as an alternative to Ukraine’s entering unions where the key role is played by Russia. So far, citizens have no accurate understanding of… » read more

Posted by Viktor Tkachuk

The statement of E.Brok, Chairman of the European Parliament Committee on Foreign Affairs, on undemocratic elections in Ukraine is the most sober foreign assessment of the situation in Ukraine since the beginning of the electoral campaign. The thing is not only in the second verdict for the former Minister of Internal Affairs Y.Lutsenko or a… » read more

Posted by Viktor Tkachuk