#Commentary of Vladislav Berdichevsky on Ukrainian president’s marginalization

Pyotr Poroshenko has recently made a lot of ridiculous statements, which previously could only be heard from odious bawlers, such as Lyashko or Parasyuk. The meaning of his speeches has not changed, but due to the change in rhetoric, too often in the speeches of the Ukrainian leader, logical collapses began to appear. Poroshenko particularly distinguished himself at the parade on the occasion of the day of the so-called independence of Ukraine.
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#Commentary of Alla Barkhatnova on fictitiousness of Ukrainian independence

After the collapse of the Soviet Union, Ukraine received the so-called independence, nuclear weapons and one of the largest economies in the world, which, of course, attracted the attention of the West. The visit of the Pentagon Chief, James Mattis, to Ukraine on Independence Day is one of the demonstrative evidence of the absence of Ukrainian sovereignty.
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#Commentary of Olga Makeyeva on Leonid Kravchuk’s statement on need to exclude DPR and LPR from Minsk process

In the view of the former president of Ukraine Leonid Kravchuk, the Minsk process “needs to be thoroughly modified, enlarged and changed in terms of membership”. Also, Mr. Kravchuk believes that DNI and LNR should be excluded from it. It seems that the representatives of the Ukrainian authorities and its proclaimers seriously believe that the same methods can be used in international politics as in Ukraine
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#Commentary of Elena Melnick on some Ukrainian journalists’ boldness of spirit, despite oppression for ideological dissension

An article with rather unusual headline, given the current situation in Ukraine, was published in the Zhitomir socio-political newspaper called “Country Life”. “Eurointegration of movement to dictatorship?” is the title of the article, which describes the infringement of freedom of speech and “the building of authoritarian despotism, totalitarianism and the dictatorship of one oligarch”.
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