Continued from Part 2 Malorossiya vs. Ukraine: Democracy vs. Dictatorship? The observations presented in the last two installments are of principal importance and, indeed, raise the question of whether it is necessary to correct the state course of the Donetsk People’s Republic in the direction of being more consistent with the principles of democracy and […]
Continued from Part 1 The news of Malorossiya from Donetsk indeed caused a storm, and not only in Ukraine. Both Berlin and Paris voiced negative views on the resolution, and Kiev, of course, promised to destroy Malorossiya. In Russia, where the idea has been welcomed with enthusiastic support by the public, very many in ruling […]
According to the head of the Donetsk People’s Republic, Alexander Zakharchenko, what took place on July 18th in Donetsk was a gathering of representatives of contemporary Ukraine’s regions at which the creation of Malorossiya was proclaimed. The congress was attended by delegates from 19 of Ukraine’s regions (not counting Russian Crimea and the former Donetsk […]
From June 10th to 14th, I visited the Lugansk People’s Republic. My trip was made possible thanks to the generous invitation and cooperation afforded by my partners from Cossack Media Group. My five-day stay allowed me to see numerous episodes of military and civilian life in the unrecognized republic. As a matter of course, my […]
The rise of the protest movement in Donbass (and other regions of historical Novorossiya) which resulted in the proclamation of the People’s Republics, was a reaction to the coup d’etat in Kiev and aggressive Russophobic policies.