2018/12/17: Open data in Ukraine is also beginning to be recognised for its potential economic value. Research by Kyiv School of Economics estimates that open data contributes between $746 and $903m to the Ukrainian economy currently and can increase to $1.4b or 0.84% of GDP by 2025. Realising the maximum economic value of open data to Ukraine’s economy will require sustained investment and high level political support.
2009/03/25: CIA, which has been monitoring foreign countries' use of electronic voting systems, has reported apparent vote-rigging schemes in Venezuela, Macedonia and Ukraine and a raft of concerns about the machines' vulnerability to tampering.
In 2015 we witness a rare geopolitcal power shift - and in the face of every kind of new external challenge the leaders of the EU and the USA have never looked weaker or more bemused
Vladimir Putin's military intervention is less about defeating Isis than about establishing himself as the ultimate counter-revolutionary leader.
The bloody conflict in the western Ukrainian town of Mukachevo was a result of criminal score-settling between Right Sector militants and the local mafia bosses, President Poroshenko admitted Monday. Ex-Premier Mykola Azarov blames it all on the 2014 criminal "revolution" in Kiev.
Europe should stop being "useful idiots" of the United States, as the falling commodity turnover between Russia and the European Union undermines the interests of the EU and the Russian Federation, a Czech member of the European Parliament said on Thursday.
The situation in is Ukraine deteriorating, but the G7 powers apparently have nothing to add.
US President Barack Obama revealed the United States' involvement in the Ukrainian crisis from its outset and admitted that the United States "had brokered a deal to transition power in Ukraine."
Many in the West suddenly seem to think we're on the road to a new Cold War. Talk of a return to the era of nuclear rivalry swirls around Russia's muscular and belligerent grandstanding over Ukraine, and
This year was, to put it as gently as possible, the devil's playground. Oh sure, every year has its horrors and there are far worse annums behind us (the Crusades, anyone?), but 2014 proved to be a year in which long-festering social, environmental, and political problems were exposed in ways we have not seen in a very long time.
Vladimir Putin has some ideas to help the struggling Russian economy. None of them are going to work.
As Russia's ongoing aggression against Ukraine and renewed bellicosity at many points elsewhere draw growing comparisons to the Cold War, an old Cold War term
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Europe is facing a challenge from Russia to its very existence. Neither the European leaders nor their citizens are fully aware of this challenge or know how best to deal with it.
Venezuela was elected Thursday to a two-year term on the U.N. Security Council, overcoming long-standing U.S. opposition to its membership on the world body's premier
I've been advancing a thesis for several months with friends that World War III is now underway. It's just that it's not the war we thought ...
site.title - I have been dealing with European security for more than thirty years, as an activist during the Cold War, as a journalist, and at think-tanks1.
Conventional wisdom in the West blames the Ukraine crisis on Russian aggression. But this account is wrong: Washington and its European allies actually share most of the responsibility, having spent decades pushing east into Russia's natural sphere of interest.
More than a month has passed since Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 crashed with the loss of all 298 lives on board. But despite the disturbances at the crash site near the small town of Grabovo, near Donetsk