Reflections from our correspondents on the ground in the Ukrainian capital.
September 3, 2021
President Volodymyr Zelenskiy finally had his first face-to-face meeting with his American counterpart Joe Biden on Wednesday, September 1. The talks went on for two hours, instead of the scheduled one and covered a long shopping list of wishes.
May 30, 2021
Ukraine’s economy is recovering nicely and looks forward to strong growth in 2021, but a number of uncertainties remain.
May 8, 2021
So as expected, there were no real newsmakers from US Secretary of State Antony Blinken’s trip to Kyiv yesterday where he expressed “strong support” for Ukraine’s independence and sovereignty.
March 19, 2021
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy's speech – which covered anti-corruption, particularly with respect to oligarchs, and relations with Russia – was entitled "Ukraine fights back".
March 8, 2021
President Volodymyr Zelenskiy spokesperson Iuliia Mendel posted a blog on the Atlantic Council’s website at the weekend claiming that Ukraine has launched a major de-oligarchisation campaign. But is the campaign for real?