May 14, 2014

EU Promises Will Make Ukraine Worse

Adomanis & Oreskovic, Moscow Times

The Associated Press

Between Russia's annexation of Crimea, a potential invasion of the Donbass and an economic implosion that is only gathering pace, Ukraine has had a pretty rough time over the past six months. Despite all of these problems, the media narrative is of a country that is increasingly united around support for a "European path." Many Ukrainians, including the new political leadership, strongly believe that integration with the European Union is the surest cure for the country's ills, particularly its economic ones.

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