Andreas Umland, Senior Fellow at the Institute for Euro-Atlantic Cooperation, analysed why Moscow sent the Buk missile to Ukraine when such a weapon was not necessary to shoot down lower flying Ukrainian military planes.
The European Union and Ukraine have a broad range of tools of integration covering different aspects of relations: Association Agreement, law enforcement and readmission cooperation, visa liberalisation, Creative Europe etc.
On Sunday, June 24, 16 EU states leaders took part in mini-summit on migration in Brussels invited by EU Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker. “Europe without barriers” gathered the main points about the event from open sources.
Andreas Umland, Senior Research Fellow at the Institute for Euro-Atlantic Cooperation, joined UATV to discuss the situation with blocking the Ukraine-NATO summit by Hungary and Ukrainian NATO perspectives.
In the short-term, there are no direct threats to the functioning of the EU-Ukraine visa-free regime. Still, some risk factors exist and should be prevented.
Andreas Umland, Senior Fellow at the Institute for Euro-Atlantic Cooperation, analysed how Germans see Ukraine for UkraineAlert (the Atlantic Council).
Anna Kyslytska, analyst at Internews Ukraine and UkraineWorld, analysed what Ukraine’s exports are about now.
Oleхiy Haran, Research Director at the Democratic Initiatives Foundation, and Petro Burkovsky, Deputy Head of Department at the National Institute for Strategic Studies, analysed how the US and EU can make the Kremlin rethink its options in Ukraine’s Donbas.
Mykola Kapitonenko, Associate expert at the International Centre for Policy Studies, analysed the split in the West and its possible influence on Ukraine.