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Head of Regional Security and Conflict Studies at the Ilko Kucheriv Democratic Initiatives Foundation, Research Fellow at the London School of Economics and Political Science
Ukraine’s recommendations to Belgium’s Presidency of the Council of the EU: Political and Security Dimension
This brief presents Ukraine’s experts recommendations to priorities for Belgium’s rotating presidency, in particular in political and secu...
29 November 2023
Blinkin's visit confirmed that U.S. support will continue, and Ukraine will continue its efforts to de-occupy the regions – Maria Zolkina
Maria Zolkina commented on Anthony Blinken's visit to Kyiv and other events of the week on Monocle Radio
8 September 2023
Ukraine-related agenda for Spain’s presidency in the EU: recommendations from Ukraine
This policy brief presents the main recommendations and expectations of Ukraine from the Madrid EU Presidency
12 June 2023
There can be no lasting peace with Russia until Ukraine liberates Crimea – Mariia Zolkina
Mariia Zolkina – for Atlantic Council
24 April 2023
How Putin is Trying to Outplay Us in Liberating Crimea – opinion
Putin's real goal is to place some kind of nuclear weapon on the territory of Crimea, to issue an ultimatum to the West that there can be no...
12 April 2023
Russia-Ukraine war: Kyiv’s four key principles for securing a lasting peace
Should Ukraine accept Russian occupation of some of its territory in exchange for an end to the war - Mariia Zolkina answers this question i...
3 March 2023
Two scenarios for the Kremlin on the diplomatic front
Russia will continue to try to involve Ukraine in negotiations
17 January 2023
Ukraine’s three main goals: keep the land, keep the army, and exhaust Russia’s army up to a maximum
Maria Zolkina writes, "Sievierodonetsk is an example, how much timely weapons supply matters"
24 June 2022
The Azov Regiment is not neo-Nazi, extremist and far-right: what is this special forces unit really?
Where the Western media is often mistaken when talking about the Azov Regiment
30 April 2022
Why the West should not stop supplying weapons to Ukraine
The best chance to decrease scope of the war is to support Ukraine as massively, as possible, and in the shortest possible time.
25 April 2022