All posts tagged Ukraine

April 17, 2019, by Gustav Gressel of the ECFR

While its current disposition in Crimea is mainly defensive in nature, Russia’s military build-up on the peninsula could soon turn the Black Sea region into a security black hole. On […]

Bulgarian Orthodox Church denies deciding on independence of Ukrainian church

January 27, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

The Bulgarian Orthodox Church has rejected reports in Ukrainian media that its governing body has decided to support the autocephaly of the Ukrainian ...

Bulgarian Orthodox Church Patriarch: ‘Macedonia’ church issue to await settlement on name

January 21, 2019, by Independent Balkan News Agency

The Bulgarian Orthodox Church will address the question of the autocephaly of the “Macedonian Orthodox Church” after the process of the ne ...

Ecumenical Patriarch signs proclamation of autocephaly of Orthodox Church of Ukraine

January 6, 2019, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Ecumenical Patriarch Bartolomeos I has signed the “tomos” document officially proclaiming the Orthodox Church of Ukraine as autocephalous. ...

  • Russia and Ukraine in 2019: More conflict ahead?
    December 25, 2018, by Deutsche Welle

    With two elections next year, Ukraine is facing upheaval on the domestic front. Russia, meanwhile, is shaking up its foreign policy, particularly with the United States, after withdrawing from the […]

  • In show of support, US conducts Ukraine fly-over
    December 7, 2018, by Carla Babb of VOANews

    The US and its allies flew a military aircraft over Ukraine on December 6 as a show of support after Russia attacked Ukrainian naval vessels in the Black Sea last […]