Viktor Yanukovych

Opinion: War as a chance for Ukraine to become a normal state (1)

Ukraine ’s social order, characterized by limited access, has been an obstacle in the country’s attempts to create democracy and market economy during...

Lithuanian president to attend Maidan memorial events in Ukraine

Lithuania's President Dalia Grybauskaitė will this week go to Ukraine to attend events to mark the anniversary of Euromaidan rallies.

Belarus and Armenia re-evaluate relations with Russia

Recent developments indicate that two of Moscow's most loyal allies in the former Soviet periphery, Belarus and Armenia , may be reassessing their ties...

Opinion: How Mikhail Khodorkovsky came to identify with Putin

This January, the Vilnius-based Eastern Europe Studies Centre organized a big two-day international event for experts, politicians and intellectuals. The...

Opinion: Khodorkovsky's speech in Vilnius or prudence vs. clatter of dreamers

Mikhail Khodorkovsky's visit in Vilnius has triggered a wave of emotional reactions that seem to have overwhelmed the critical thinking faculties and...