|Author (Person)||Emerson, Michael|
|Publisher||Centre for European Policy Studies [CEPS]|
|Series Title||CEPS Essay|
|Series Details||No. 18, 25 November 2014|
|Content Type||Journal | Series | Blog|
Taking inspiration from both Tolstoy’s epic novel War and Peace and the Bible, Michael Emerson reflects in this CEPS Essay on the tumultuous year that has passed since President Yanukovich reneged on signing Ukraine’s Association Agreement with the EU, and on President Putin’s decision to intervene in Ukraine, tearing up all norms of international relations and public morality and inducing the sanctions that now inflict grave economic damage on Russia itself.
|Countries / Regions||Eastern Europe, Russia, Ukraine|