Russia

August 16, 2014 (Source: imrussia.org)

(Originally reported on Aug. 14)

Russia’s annexation of the Crimean peninsula in February sparked a conflict between the Ukrainian government and pro-Russian separatists that has drawn in the international community. However, while international focus has shifted away from Crimea and toward the ongoing fighting along Ukraine’s border, Russia still faces challenges in integrating Crimea. Donald N. Jensen, resident fellow of the Center for Transatlantic Relations, discusses how Russia has confronted these challenges and the possible consequences of its responses.

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August 16, 2014

Crimea Proves Difficult to Digest

August 16, 2014 (Source: imrussia.org) (Originally reported on Aug. 14) Russia’s annexation of the Crimean peninsula in February sparked a conflict between the Ukrainian government and […]
August 16, 2014

Pat. Kiril to the Phanar: Unite Against Uniates and Schismatics in Ukraine

August 16, 2014 (Source: risu.org ) NFTU: For some reason, as noted by others, the original letter, which was on Pravmir and the MP DECR, was […]
August 13, 2014

Solzhenitsyn on the Ukrainian Problem

Published on May 28, June 2014 (Source: http://www.telegraph.co.uk) In The Gulag Archipelago, the Nobel laureate wrote: “With Ukraine, things will get extremely painful.” Even during Soviet […]
August 12, 2014

Russia, Putin and Christian Values by Vladimir Moss

  How has the faithful city become a harlot! It was full of justice; righteousness lodged in it, but now murderers… Isaiah 1.21.      The Sunday […]