How can Ukraine get security guarantees? – with Mariia Zolkina


How can Ukraine get a peace settlement which will ensure its security in the future? Kyiv issued proposals to find alternative ways of ensuring security guarantees if it declares a non-aligned status as Russia demands. Are these proposals realistic? What risks do they contain for Ukraine’s and Europe’s security? UkraineWorld’s guest is Mariia Zolkina, expert at the Democratic Initiatives Foundation and one of the best Ukrainian analysts of the Donbas war and security issues. The “Explaining Ukraine” podcast is a product by UkraineWorld.org; this series about Russia’s war against Ukraine is a co-initiative by Internews Ukraine and Ukraine Crisis Media Centre.