About: Sonia Koshkina

Ukraine 15-11-2012

Ukraine’s Party of Regions: A pyrrhic victory

Ukrainian authorities might have problems forming even a simple majority after the general election. The Party of Regions' apparent election success is in fact a pyrrhic victory, says Sonia Koshkina.
Europe's East 23-07-2012

Yanukovich accused of gagging Ukrainian media ahead of poll

Four months ahead of a crucial parliamentary election, Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovich has moved to shut down two independent news organisations, including Lb.ua, a reputable online news website.