1990-1993 – a member of St.Petersburg (Leningrad) City Council 2005-2013. One of the opposition leaders in St.Petersburg. Organized the Dissenters’ marches and the marches of millions.
Co-founder of the United Civic Front (a member of the federal bureau) and the “Solidarnost” movement (a member of the federal bureau).
In early 2014 together with fellow activists, she founded the Maidan Solidarity Committee since October 2014 transformed into Russian Anti-War Movement. Lives in Kyiv in exile
Ph. D in Physics
Ilya Ponomarev has more than 20 years of prominent political stance, complemented with international entrepreneurial and investment experience working in high technology industries with primary focus on IT and energy. Continue reading “Ilya Ponomarev”
Russian-Ukrainian based journalist and editor. Chief Editor of Russian Monitor (rusmonitor.com) Continue reading “Fedor Klimenko”
One year after the signature of the Minsk agreements between Russia and Ukraine and a very relative cease fire the political process of reconciliation is still blocked from the both sides. The purpose to see o separatist territories in a united Ukraine are still very uncertain.
In February, the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe, which oversees the implementation of the cease-fire, has expressed its concern about the further escalation of violence in eastern Ukraine. Friday, February 5, Ukrainian army headquarter staff has declared 84 attacks in twenty-four hours. Continue reading “One year after the signature of the Minsk agreements”