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Discrimination on the basis of religion and the problem of hate speech in Ukraine

Report "Discrimination on the basis of religion and the problem of hate speech in Ukraine" by Alexey Semenov, CIS-EMO Political Analyst, at the Human Dimension Implementation Meeting 2018 (13 September 2018, Warsaw). Read more about Discrimination on the basis of religion and the problem of hate speech in Ukraine

Byshok: Ukrainian military don't know what they're fighting for in Donbass

Originally, they came to liberate Donbass from the so-called pro-Russian forces, however later it turned out that these forces constitute the overwhelming majority of Donbass. Now the Ukrainian armed units simply don't understand whom they are fighting with.  Read more about Byshok: Ukrainian military don't know what they're fighting for in Donbass

Stanislav Byshok's lecture at Brown University (April 12, 2016)

April 12, 2016, CIS-EMO political analyst Stanislav Byshok was invited by the Department of Slavic Studies to deliver a lecture on Russia-Ukraine relations at Brown University. The lecture was followed by Watson University's Senior Fellow Sergei Khrushchev's comments and a Q&A section.  Read more about Stanislav Byshok's lecture at Brown University (April 12, 2016)

Ukraine Failing to Probe Pro-Russia Protester Deaths, Panel Says (Bloomberg)

Ukrainian authorities are failing to adequately investigate 48 deaths, including of 42 pro-Russian protesters, in the Black Sea port of Odessa in May 2014, according to an international panel set up by the Council of Europe. Read more about Ukraine Failing to Probe Pro-Russia Protester Deaths, Panel Says (Bloomberg)

CIS-EMO expert report on political extremism in Ukraine is available for free download

Radical nationalist sentiments have become the political mainstream supported by Ukraine’s leaders, while the media consistently form a negative image of not only Russia, but also all political and social forces within Ukraine that are suspected in pro-Russian or just not enough patriotic views. Read more about CIS-EMO expert report on political extremism in Ukraine is available for free download

Ukraine’s Embrace of Neo-Nazism (Aish)

In the two years since the beginning of the ongoing bloody and often senseless conflict in Ukraine, instead of building a free and democratic pro-Western society, the Ukraine is succumbing to the glorification of Nazi collaborators. In April 2015, the Ukrainian parliament passed the package of laws on de-communization turning Ukrainian ultra-nationalists and Nazi collaborators into heroes. Read more about Ukraine’s Embrace of Neo-Nazism (Aish)

Ukraine: Gangster State (The People's Voice)

On May 29, Donetsk People's Republic (DPR) Defense Ministry spokesman Eduard Basurin warned about Kiev possibly readying to use chemical weapons again. "Works are underway on the territory of a chlorine storage base, to the northeast of Kochetok settlement in the Kharkov region," he said. Read more about Ukraine: Gangster State (The People's Voice)

Stanislav Byshok: Ideological sources of the civil war in Ukraine

The full text of the speech on the ideological sources of the civil war in Ukraine conducted by CIS-EMO political analyst Stanislav Byshok at the conference of the Association of Independent Journalists for Peace (Vienna, Austria, May 21-22, 2015). Read more about Stanislav Byshok: Ideological sources of the civil war in Ukraine

"Neonazis & Euromaidan" is available for free download in PDF

The book "Neonazis & Euromaidan: From Democracy to Dictatorship" is available for free download in PDF. The book deals with the Ukrainian political  nationalism and its impact on the contemporary history of the country. "Neonazis & Euromaidan" was published in English, Russian and Polish. The French edition is being prepared for release. Read more about "Neonazis & Euromaidan" is available for free download in PDF

Byshok's speech at the OSCE Human Dimension Meeting in Vienna

At the OSCE Supplementary Human Dimension Meeting in Vienna (30-31 October), CIS-EMO political analyst Stanislav Byshok gave a speech on the radical Ukrainian nationalism in the conditions of the economic crisis.  Read more about Byshok's speech at the OSCE Human Dimension Meeting in Vienna

Book and documentary on rise of neo-Nazism in Ukraine presented at European Parliament

An investigative book “Neonazis & Euromaidan: From Democracy to Dictatorship” by Stanislav Byshok and Alexey Kochetkov was presented at the European Parliament’s headquarters in Brussels on Wednesday. Read more about Book and documentary on rise of neo-Nazism in Ukraine presented at European Parliament

"Neonazis & Euromaidan" book on Amazon.com

"Neonazis & Euromaidan" book is now available for American and European customers through Amazon.com in Paperback and Kindle formats. The experts seek to answer the question: how did the radical neo-Nazi groups manage to become the key driving force behind the Ukrainian Maidan revolution? Read more about "Neonazis & Euromaidan" book on Amazon.com

History of Ukrainian nationalism raises greatest interest in Germany

В Берлине состоялась презентация книги «Неонацисты и Евромайдан: от демократии к диктатуре» (Neonazis & Euromaidan: From Democracy to Dictatorship)

The book penned by Russian political scientists "Neo-Nazis & Euromaidan: From Democracy to Dictatorship" produced quite a stir in Germany. The authors of the book are Stanislav Byshok and Alexei Kochetkov. Presentations of the book are held throughout Europe. Read more about History of Ukrainian nationalism raises greatest interest in Germany

Book «Neonazis & Euromaidan» is available for download

Neonazis & Euromaidan: From Democracy to Dictatorship» (Неонацисты и Евромайдан - от демократии к диктатуре)

The book "Neonazis & Euromaidan: From Democracy to Dictatorship" about the role of extreme-right groups in Euromaidan became available for download.

Authors: psychologist, political analyst of International Organization for election observation CIS-EMO Stanislav Byshok and political scientist, president of the Public Diplomacy Foundations Alexey Kochetkov.

Download the book «Neonazis & Euromaidan: From Democracy to Dictatorship» in PDF (in English)

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History book on Ukrainian Neonazism released in Belgium

A presentation of a book investigating the bloody events in Kiev that started in February  and resulted in an armed power shift in Ukraine took place in Belgium today. The title of the book is "Neonazis & Euromaidan: From Democracy to Dictatorship".  Read more about History book on Ukrainian Neonazism released in Belgium

The Odessa massacre

On May 2 2014, the southern seaport of Odessa, the Pearl of the Black Sea and the humor capital, saw clashes between Ukraine federalization supporters on one hand, and the neo-Nazi Right Sector, Euromaidan activists and football fans on the other. At least 46 died, with another 200 injured. 38 federalists burned alive in the Trade-Unions Building assailed with Molotov cocktails. Read more about The Odessa massacre

"Neonazis & Euromaidan: From Democracy to Dictatorship" is out now

The first study on Ukrainian Euromaidan (2013-2014) and Neonazi gangs participating in that coup d'etat is out now in English. This work describes how Ukrainian nationalist groups have developed since 1991 to present day, with the focus on the history of the parliamentary "Svoboda" (Freedom) party (Social-National Party of Ukraine until 2004) and the non-parliamentary “Right Sector”, and analyses the ideologies, psychologies and methods of political action of these structures. Read more about "Neonazis & Euromaidan: From Democracy to Dictatorship" is out now