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Apr 18, 2014, 1:30pm EDT
  • April 19, 2019

    Ukraine’s next president may be a comedian who played the president on TV

    Meet Volodymyr Zelensky.

  • September 2, 2014

    Why Russia is invading Ukraine, in 2 minutes

    Russian President Vladimir Putin crossed a major line for a reason.

  • May 26, 2014

    Is Putin losing control of Ukraine's rebels?

    Today's battle in Donetsk suggests the insurgents may be moving away from Moscow's influence.

  • May 23, 2014

    Ukrainian vigilantes are shooting at separatists

    Why it's very, very bad that a right-wing militia just attacked and killed some pro-Russia separatists.

  • May 16, 2014

    Obama's plan to let Putin hang himself is working

    Putin may have been defeated in Ukraine by his own over-reach — with some assistance from the US.

  • May 8, 2014

    This chart is good news for Ukraine, bad for Putin

    Even Russian-speaking eastern Ukrainians don't want to follow Crimea in seceding.

  • May 7, 2014

    Wikipedia's founder has a plan to fix Ukraine

    Foolproof plan

  • May 5, 2014

    Putin's stereotypes of Europe, mapped

    "Union of Incestual Homosexuals" is probably not far-off from Putin's view of the European Union.

  • May 2, 2014

    The Simpsons predicted the Ukraine crisis in 1998

    This 16-year-old clip from the show is surprisingly effective at explaining today's crisis.

  • April 28, 2014

    If Obama were brutally honest about Russia

    Here's the speech the president might give if he popped a couple of truth pills and addressed the nation tonight.

  • April 25, 2014

    This chart shows why Ukraine won't have civil war

    The simple truth is that eastern Ukrainians don't want to fight.

  • April 24, 2014

    A clear guide to the three risks of war in Ukraine

    Russia is playing up the risk of a war with Ukraine or a Ukrainian civil war, but another sort of conflict is much likelier.

  • April 21, 2014

    Obama's tough new plan for dealing with Russia

    The US's "new containment" Russia strategy is the toughest in 20 years, but at a price.

  • April 18, 2014

    Unless Europe steps up, Putin will win in Ukraine

    Western European countries have the power to deter Putin with economic sanctions, but they're not willing to use it.

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