Category: Ukraine

The war grinds on while Russia’s near-abroad erupts in turmoil

June 20, 2022 It has been several days since my last update, so it's time for some analysis of the war in Ukraine and its global repercussions. As usual, we begin with an operational update, starting from the North, with Kharkiv. Unfortunately, the RFA has made some small advances toward the city, which has now … Continue reading The war grinds on while Russia’s near-abroad erupts in turmoil

Ultranationalists (Nazis/fascists) in Ukrainian elections

May 6, 2022 With all the ink being spilled about Nazis/fascists in Ukraine, perhaps we should take a look at how many actual votes their parties have managed to garner in various elections. There are several ultra-nationalist parties that could conceivably be labeled in this way by opponents: Svoboda (All-Ukrainian Union 'Freedom'): founded in 1995, … Continue reading Ultranationalists (Nazis/fascists) in Ukrainian elections