Russia-Ukraine conflict: What can the OSCE do?

Authors of the paper analyze the previous OSCE efforts in conflict management and propose a set of measures to improve the OSCE’s work within the three security dimensions relating to the Russia-Ukraine conflict. (PDF) Maksym Khylko, Oleksandr Tytarchuk

Human Dimension of the Russia-Ukraine conflict: Proposals for Slovakia’s 2019 OSCE Chairmanship

Food for thought paper presented on behalf of the East European Security Research Initiative Foundation at the OSCE Parallel Civil Society Conference 2018 (Milan, 5 December 2018). (PDF) Maksym Khylko, Oleksandr Tytarchuk

Threats to Security of Ukraine and other EaP Countries, and Possible Responses: Expert Survey

Summarized findings of the international expert survey “Threats to security of Ukraine and other countries of the Eastern Partnership region and possible responses.” 62 experts assessed the major threats to the EaP region and possible security options, expressed expectations from the EU, NATO, and the OSCE, as well as provided opinions on possible developments in the Donbas and Crimea. (PDF)

Загрози безпеці України та інших країн регіону Східного партнерства й можливі відповіді на них

Представлено узагальнені результати міжнародного експертного опитування «Загрози безпеці України та інших країн регіону Східного партнерства й можливі відповіді на них». 62 експерти оцінили найбільш актуальні загрози в регіоні, можливі опції посилення безпеки, висловили свої очікування від ЄС, НАТО й ОБСЄ, а також прогнози щодо перспектив розвитку ситуації на Донбасі та в Криму. (PDF)

The EU and Conflict Mitigation in the European Neighborhood

There were six territorial disputes among the EU’s neighbors when the European Neighborhood Policy was launched 12 years ago. None of these has been resolved, and both the Eastern and the Southern neighbors are more unstable and insecure today than they were when the Policy was launched. This article analyses the ENP as a framework for EU involvement in conflict prevention, management and resolution. (PDF) Zuzana Novakova, Roman Petrov

“Ukrainian Conflict”: On the Edge between Hybrid War and Hybrid Peace

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Presentation by Oleksandr Tytarchuk and Maksym Khylko delivered on behalf of the EESRI Foundation at the Fourth IOS Annual Conference “Breaking the Ice of Frozen Conflicts? Understanding Territorial Conflicts in East and Southeast Europe,” held by Institut für Ost- und Südosteuropaforschung, in Regensburg, Germany, on June 30 – July 2, 2016. (PDF) Oleksandr Tytarchuk, Maksym Khylko