Russia's Crimean Invasion Is the Beginning of War in Ukraine
March 11, 2014

It’s not a matter of if, but when the Ukrainian conflict will escalate.

"The World Needs Russia. Russia Does Not Need Putin."
March 11, 2014

Russia is not doomed to despotism at home and aggression abroad. It is no sphinx—it is a country full of conflicts and debates.


NATO Is In No Position to Protect Eastern Europe From Russia
March 11, 2014

They have neither the troops, nor the money. 

Ukraine Crisis News Roundup: March 11
March 11, 2014

President Viktor Yanukovych is back! In public view, anyway.

Putin's Targets
Will eastern Ukraine and northern Kazakhstan be next?
March 10, 2014

Just a few weeks ago, it was unimaginable that Ukraine’s sovereignty would be under attack from Russia. What might come next?

"Busloads of People Are Coming From Across the Border of Russia, Armed With Bats"
March 10, 2014

A frightening letter from Donetsk, which is in what you've been told is the pro-Russia part of the country 

Ukraine Crisis News Roundup: March 10
March 10, 2014

The latest news from Ukraine, recapped by The New Republic.

Russia Wants Much More Than Crimea
March 09, 2014

Now's not the time for empty phrases and childish threats.

Ukraine Crisis News Roundup: March 9
March 09, 2014

Russia's "Moskva" missile cruiser is reportedly heading toward Ukraine, Ukrainska Pravda reports.

Ukraine Crisis News Roundup: March 8
March 08, 2014

Russia threatened to freeze U.S.