Political Analysis

Five predictions for Ukraine’s local elections

Original article can be found here - https://www.atlanticcouncil.org/blogs/ukrainealert/five-predictions-for-ukraines-local-elections/ Ukraine is set to hold nationwide local elections on October 25, with runoff elections scheduled for three weeks later. With Ukraine experiencing a potential second wave of Covid-19 and ongoing confrontation with Russia in the Donbas, here are five predictions … [Read More...] about Five predictions for Ukraine’s local elections

Ukraine adds political drama to coronavirus crisis

Original article can be found here – https://atlanticcouncil.org/blogs/ukrainealert/ukraine-adds-political-drama-to-coronavirus-crisis/ The Ukrainian political scene has been particularly volatile over the last month. With the population increasingly under lockdown in response to the coronavirus crisis, March 2020 saw a series of cabinet shakeups and new ministerial appointments. This took … [Read More...] about Ukraine adds political drama to coronavirus crisis

Ukraine’s Most Important Election Is Sunday. Here’s What to Expect

Original article can be found here – https://www.atlanticcouncil.org/blogs/ukrainealert/ukraine-s-most-important-election-is-sunday-here-s-what-to-expect On July 21, Ukrainians go back to the ballot box to choose a new parliament. In April, voters made comedian and political novice Volodymyr Zelenskyy president. The outcome of Sunday’s parliamentary elections will determine Ukraine’s … [Read More...] about Ukraine’s Most Important Election Is Sunday. Here’s What to Expect

Five Predictions for Ukraine’s Parliamentary Elections

Original article can be found here - https://www.atlanticcouncil.org/blogs/ukrainealert/five-predictions-for-ukraine-s-parliamentary-elections With the Constitutional Court of Ukraine affirming the dismissal of parliament last week, new elections are moving ahead for July 21. Here are five predictions on what to expect. First, President Volodymyr Zelenskyy's Servant of the People has a … [Read More...] about Five Predictions for Ukraine’s Parliamentary Elections

Three Predictions for Ukraine’s Presidential Run-off

Original article can be found here - https://www.atlanticcouncil.org/blogs/ukrainealert/three-predictions-for-ukraine-s-presidential-run-off Voters knew the first round of Ukraine’s presidential election on March 31 was a freebie, but they will make their vote count in the run-off on April 21. It was clear to the public that there would be no candidate who would receive 50 percent in round … [Read More...] about Three Predictions for Ukraine’s Presidential Run-off

What to Expect from Ukraine’s Completely Unpredictable Presidential Election

Original article posted here - https://www.atlanticcouncil.org/blogs/ukrainealert/what-to-expect-from-ukraine-s-completely-unpredictable-presidential-election On March 31, Ukrainians will select their sixth president. The election is seen a referendum on the incumbent Poroshenko administration and his record since the watershed Euromaidan Revolution that decisively moved Ukraine onto a … [Read More...] about What to Expect from Ukraine’s Completely Unpredictable Presidential Election