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December 10, 2015

Audio: ‘What the war in Ukraine tells us about the propaganda battles of the 21st Century’

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Posted in Event Audio, Russia, Ukraine
November 13, 2015

Event Summary: ‘What the war in Ukraine tells us about the propaganda battles of the 21st Century.’

On 12th November, The Henry Jackson Society hosted ‘What the war in Ukraine tells us about the propaganda battles of the 21st Century’, featuring Ukraine commentators Peter Pomerantsev and Marina Pesenti.
Pomerantsev opened by noting the complexities of hybrid warfare, saying …

Posted in Event Summaries, Russia, Technology, Ukraine
November 12, 2015

Event Transcript: ‘What the war in Ukraine tells us about the propaganda battles of the 21st Century’

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Posted in Event Transcript, Russia, Russia Studies Centre, Ukraine

What the war in Ukraine tells us about the propaganda battles of the 21st Century

TIME: 13:00 – 14:00, Thursday 12th November 2015
VENUE: Floor 26, Millbank Tower, 21-24 Millbank, London, SW1P 4QP
SPEAKERS: 
Peter Pomerantsev
Marina Pesenti
To attend please RSVP to: researchassistant7@henryjacksonsociety.org
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The information age has fast become the disinformation age. In the 20th century, the battle was against censorship and for …

Posted in Democracy & Development, Event, Media, Russia, Technology, Ukraine, Upcoming Events
November 4, 2015

What the war in Ukraine tells us about the propaganda battles of the 21st Century

TIME: 13:00 – 14:00, Thursday 12th November 2015
VENUE: Floor 26, Millbank Tower, 21-24 Millbank, London, SW1P 4QP
SPEAKERS: Peter Pomerantsev
Marina Pesenti
To attend please RSVP to: researchassistant7@henryjacksonsociety.org
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The information age has fast become the disinformation age. In the 20th century, the battle was against censorship and for …

Posted in Defence, Russia, Spotlight, Ukraine, Upcoming Events
October 13, 2015

Event Summary: ‘Reforming Ukraine: the 2015 Regional Elections’

On the 13th October 2015, the Henry Jackson Society was pleased to host ‘Reforming Ukraine: the 2015 Regional Elections’. Featuring Boryslav Bereza, member of the Ukrainian Parliament, and Yulia Osmolovska, Managing Partner at the Institute of Negotiation Skills.
Mr Bereza began …

Posted in Event Summaries, RSC Event Summaries, RSC Spotlight, Russia, Spotlight, Ukraine

Event Transcript: ‘Reforming Ukraine: the 2015 Regional Elections’

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Reforming Ukraine: The 2015 Regional Elections

SPEAKERS: 
Boryslav Bereza, Member of the Ukrainian Parliament
Yulia Osmolovska, Managing Partner, Institute of Negotiation Skills
TIME: 13:00-14:00, Tuesday 13th October 2015
VENUE: Committee Room 9, House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA
To attend please RSVP to: researchassistant7@henryjacksonsociety.org   
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On 25th October, Ukrainians will go to the polls in …

Posted in Democracy & Development, Event, Human Rights, RSC Event, Russia, Russia Studies Centre, Ukraine
September 7, 2015

‘After Crimea: Time for a New British Geostrategy for Eastern Europe?’

SPEAKERS:
James Rogers
Lecturer, Baltic Defence College
Andra-Lucia Martinescu 
University of Cambridge
TIME: 1 – 2pm, Monday 7th September 2015
VENUE: Committee Room 3, House of Lords, London SW1A 0AA
To attend please RSVP to: researchassistant6@henryjacksonsociety.org
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Just as the United Kingdom initiates its next Strategic Defence and …

Posted in Event, RSC Event, Russia, Ukraine
June 2, 2015

Event transcript: ‘Aggression against Ukraine: Territory, Responsibility, and International Law’

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‘Aggression against Ukraine: Territory, Responsibility, and International Law’

SPEAKER: Dr. Thomas D. Grant
Senior Research Fellow of Wolfson College and Senior Associate of the Lauterpacht Centre for International Law at the University of Cambridge
Author of Aggression Against Ukraine
TIME: 1 – 2pm, Tuesday 2 June 2015
VENUE: Committee Room 4, House of Lords, …

Posted in Event, Human Rights, RSC Event, Russia, Ukraine

Event summary: ‘Aggression against Ukraine: Territory, Responsibility, and International Law’

This is a summary of an event with Thomas Grant, chaired by Lord Soley, on June 2, 2015; it reflects the views expressed by the speaker and not those of The Henry Jackson Society or its staff.
For a transcript of …

Posted in Event Summaries, RSC Event Summaries, Russia, Russia Studies Centre, Ukraine
May 26, 2015

Preserve partnership or appease Putin

 
Dr Andrew Foxall was interviewed by Radio Liberty. Both the interview and a transcript have been published in Russia on Svoboda.org.
Read the full article here

Posted in Defence, News Coverage, RSC News Coverage, Russia, Ukraine
May 21, 2015

‘Fighting Hybrid War and Pushing for Reform in Ukraine: First Outcomes’

***Please note that Mustafa Nayyem has been replaced by Alex Ryabchyn due to unforeseen circumstances***
SPEAKERS: 

Alex Ryabchyn
Member of Parliament, Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine
Nataliya Popovych
Co-Founder and Member of the Board, Ukraine Crisis Media Center
TIME: 1 – 2pm, Thursday 21 May 2015
VENUE: Committee Room 4A, House of …

Posted in Event, RSC Event, Russia, Spotlight, Ukraine

Audio: ‘Fighting Hybrid War and Pushing for Reform in Ukraine: First Outcomes’

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Event summary: ‘Fighting Hybrid War and Pushing for Reform in Ukraine: First Outcomes’

This is a summary of an event with Nataliya Popovych and Alex Ryabchyn, chaired by James Cleverly MP, on 21st of May 2015; it reflects the views expressed by the speaker and not those of The Henry Jackson Society or …

Posted in Event Summaries, RSC Event Summaries, Russia, Russia Studies Centre, Ukraine

Event Transcript: ‘Fighting Hybrid War and Pushing for Reform in Ukraine: First Outcomes’

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Posted in Event Transcript, Russia, Ukraine
May 10, 2015

The long arm of Vladimir Putin

Originally published in POLITICO
In Ukraine, as in Chechnya and Georgia beforehand, Vladimir Putin operates through warfare, using bribery, fear and force to destroy his opponents. In the West, he operates through lawfare, using politically-motivated court cases to harass and paralyse …

Posted in Opinion Editorial, RSC News Coverage, Russia, Spotlight, Ukraine
March 26, 2015

Event Summary: ‘The Battle of Waterloo: 200 Years After’

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This is a summary of a joint event with the Project for Democratic Union featuring Professor Robert Tombs; Brigadier (retired) Allan Mallinson; and Professor Brendan Simms, chaired by Ben Gummer MP, on 3 February 2015. …

Posted in Defence, Event Summaries, France, Russia, Ukraine, United Kingdom
March 24, 2015

To See Ukraine’s Future, Recall Crimea

Originally published in The New York Times
Just over a year ago, Russia annexed Crimea in the first major land grab in Europe since World War II. The world has paid little attention to Crimea since then, but developments on the …

Posted in Opinion Editorial, RSC Editorial, Russia, Ukraine
March 23, 2015

Crimea and the Kremlin: From Plan “A” to Plan “B”

This is the seventh in a series of guest publications and translations which The Henry Jackson Society is producing by arrangement with Radio Free Europe/ Radio Liberty. This publication was written by Vladimir Voronov, a Russian investigative journalist, and translated by Arch …

Posted in RFE/RL Translations, Russia, Spotlight, Ukraine
March 19, 2015

Ukraine conflict: why is the UK training Ukraine’s soldiers?

Originally published by Channel 4
Britain has flown 35 military advisers to Ukraine to help fight pro-Russian separatists – with America set to follow suit. But what can the British army offer that Ukraine doesn’t have already?

But they will have their …

Posted in Defence, News Coverage, RSC News Coverage, Ukraine, United Kingdom
March 18, 2015

How did Russia’s RNCB avoid Ukraine-related sanctions for so long?

Originally published in the Financial Times
Unwilling to go to war with Russia, the west’s main levers for persuading Vladimir Putin to back down over Ukraine are economic sanctions. Their importance was underscored last week, when the US announced new measures …

Posted in Economy, Opinion Editorial, RSC Editorial, RSC Spotlight, Russia, Spotlight, Ukraine
March 17, 2015

Event Transcript: ‘Chasing the Money: From Russia to the West’

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Posted in Economy, Event Transcript, Russia, Ukraine, United Kingdom
March 16, 2015

Russia Imports its Own Authoritarian Rule to Crimea

The organised crime, corruption, and discrimination that is the oxygen of Vladimir Putin’s ‘spoils for the few’ mode of governance have been boosted by Russia’s annexation of Crimea, finds a new policy paper by the Russia Studies Centre at The …

Posted in Press Release, RSC News Releases, Russia, Spotlight, Ukraine
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