Victor Tkachuk on Democracy, Ukraine & the EU

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Today the Eastern Partnership initiative ceases to be the prime and obligatory tool of achievement, or understanding of prospects of the EU membership for Ukraine. Unfortunately, the Eastern Partnership has transformed into one of many international meetings which revive only in times of summits of heads of the states-participants. Since 2008 the uniqueness of each… » read more

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The Ukrainian opposition has declared it is going to sue the President of Ukraine V.Yanukovych for misappropriation of additional powers. Oppositional politicians have pointed out the start of collecting Ukrainian citizens’ signatures for the lawsuit against the President of Ukraine. In such a way oppositionists have begun an anti-presidential interactive political game with voters. It… » read more

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Already since the USSR times the BBC news agency was the guarantor of trustworthy information and almost a truth icon. But time runs “… and this passes off…”. An example of changes is a documentary film in the “Panorama” program concerning widespread racism and anti-Semitism in the countries-organizers of the Euro-2012. BBC has created accents… » read more

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Association of Y.Tymoshenko’s “Batkivshchyna” and A.Yatsenyuk’s “Front for change” parties on the eve of parliamentary elections hasn’t added popularity to them in the Ukrainian society. Before the tandem announcement, various sociological polls gave “Batkivshchyna” 18-21% of support of population, and “Front for change” – 8-11%. After making decision to run with the joint list, the… » read more

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After the cancellation of Yalta summit many experts have started to erroneously talk about possible rapprochement of Ukraine and Russia. Absence of results of Ukraine’s President participating in the informal summit of the CIS countries has confirmed this. However, the ignoring of this event could have even worse consequences. Irritated tone of statements of prime-minister… » read more

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In conditions of the current financial and economic crisis, a question of access to resources of countries becomes critical, since the existing rates of their consumption don’t allow everyone to have enough resources. The method of using resources acquires critical value. An answer to the question “who will use the national wealth of states and… » read more

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The title of Davos 2012 – “The great transformation: shaping new models” signifies the understanding which the world elite has in terms of the necessity of a practical search of a new form of the economic setup for the XXI century. The fact – new models are necessary for the world transformation. Economy is still… » read more

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This year of the Black Dragon promises to be uncompromising for Ukraine in terms of events in the society and communication with the external world. 3 trends will have a crucial influence both for the Ukrainian people and for the authorities. The first trend, – the Ukrainian authorities will conceal the absence of the plan… » read more

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The present depth of the EU and eurozone economic crisis gives an idea that afterwards the European Union will already be different. Rules of interactions between the states within the Union will change. This will touch upon both political, and especially, economic and currency-related relations. Europe passes the exam on the ability to come to… » read more

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