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Protecting Europe
[This editorial is also available in Ukrainian.] Ukraine's probable victory in repelling Russian aggression does not, however, make Europe immune to further attempts at destabilisation or even outright aggression. Putin's Russia is indeed an enemy and it will take time and a lot of change in that...
Ukraine-Europe: their fate is ours too
[This editorial is also available in Ukrainian.] Are Europeans really aware of what is at stake in Ukraine? Those who suffered under Soviet totalitarianism know this instinctively: Russia has always sought to expand its territory, even though it is the largest of all nations. It seeks in...
Russia's headlong rush
[This editorial is also available in Ukrainian.] Barely back from a meeting of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation, where all his partners called for de-escalation, Putin decided to mobilise his population, to whom he had promised to do nothing. Extending the scope of the war to NATO countries,...
Ukraine: the whole world wants peace ... except for Putin
[This editorial is also available in Ukrainian.] Both the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation and the UN General Assembly meetings illustrated Putin's isolation. By choosing to escalate, he has forced those on whom he relies – China, India, Turkey – to remind him that "the...