Putin's Phony Ships Deal Won't Bring Peace in Ukraine
'We'll not sell out Crimea for ships. We will neither surrender nor swap it.'
Long At War, Ukraine and Russia Trade On
Last year, bilateral trade between the two countries grew by nearly a third.
With Trump and Putin Distracted, Xi Moves In On Ukraine
Ukraine's future is no longer a binary struggle between a pro-Western and a pro-Russian future. Now, China's in the mix.
The Forgotten Proxy War Putin Is Fighting Against Us
U.S. military forces in Europe are busily repainting their desert tan equipment in forest green.
Christmas in Combat: The First Night I Saw Anyone Die
The last time the US celebrated a true peacetime Christmas was in the year 2000.
As Trump Is Distracted, China Is Moving In On Ukraine
China may ultimately prefer Ukraine to be in Russia's orbit rather than the West's.
Ukraine Shuns Russian Calendar For Western Christmas
As an act of defiance against their Soviet past, the Gregorian calendar has been abandoned.
Ukraine was Putin's Testing Ground for Hybrid War
Beyond Ukraine's borders, there's a race to militarize against the revanchist Russian threat.
US Coal Miners Undermine Putin's Energy Weapon
In 2014, 100 percent of Ukraine's nuclear fuel came from Russia. By 2016, Russia's share was down to 55 percent.
Has Putin Ordered the Assassination of Ukrainians?
The killings may be part of a Russian shadow war intended to destabilize the country.
Now Putin Aims His Cyberweapons Against Individuals
The Ukrainian government has been attacked by computer viruses that target particular individuals.
Niger Deaths Expose Soldier/Civilian Divide
Less than 8 percent of the U.S. population has served in the armed forces.
The War Against Corruption in Ukraine Hots Up
War with Russia no longer monopolizes the political conversation. Reformers are able to zero in on fighting corruption.
Will Brexit and Catalonia Revive Scots' Independence?
Scots nationalists are invoking Catalonia to resurrect pro-independence ideas that have fallen out of favor among Scottish voters.
Ukrainians Fiercely Preserve Symbols of the Maidan
A Kiev store that dared paint over revolutionary graffiti was attacked by an angry crowd.
A Dress Rehearsal Defending Estonia From Putin Invasion
35 U.S. cyber operators responded to a simulated cyberattack on maintenance diagnostics programs for U.S. A-10s.
Defending Ukraine From a Dictator's Seaside Palace
The Azov Regiment is occupying the villa of Ukraine's pro-Russian former president.
Did Ukraine Provide Rocket Engines to North Korea?
Any proof of Ukrainian complicity on N. Korea's missile program would irreparably damage U.S.-Ukrainian relations.
Ukraine's War Effort is Being Undermined by Corruption
The military-industrial complex is more committed to exporting weapons than supplying Ukraine's front line troops.
Ukraine Arms Deal Deals Blow to Putin Backed Rebels
The US is selling Ukraine lethal defensive weapons, including the Javelin anti-tank missile.
Nolan Peterson: What Freedom Means in Ukraine
After three years of war, most Ukrainians still believe freedom is worth fighting for.
Whose Cyberattack Brought Ukraine to a Shuddering Halt?
A cyberattack, an assassination and a war without end. All fingers point to Putin
Nolan Peterson: Ukraine's War Drags On, Out of Sight
Less than an hour's car ride from the trenches, you'd hardly know there was a war on.
Nolan Peterson: Trump Bolsters Defenses Agains Putin
The U.S. has about 35,000 total military personnel in Europe.
Ukraine Shuts Down Putin's Facebook
Poroshenko cites Russian cyberattacks around the world.
Nolan Peterson: Trump Holds Line on Russia Sanctions
The election of Macron was a blow to Putin's hopes of reshaping Europe.
Nolan Peterson: Whoever Wins, France Will Be Divided
There is a burgeoning divide between the working middle class and the gilded Parisian super-rich.
Nolan Peterson: Putin Grins as Europe is in Turmoil
The French election is about more than just France. Europe's future is at a crossroads.
Will the Paris Attack Help Le Pen Win the Presidency?
For Putin, saying Russia is an ally against terrorism is a bargaining chip for lifting sanctions.
As Dissent Simmers, Ukrainians Prepare for a Long War
The clock is ticking before the discontent that sparked the 2014 revolution resurfaces.