It seems Ukrainian topic somewhat lost the attention of international community, partially because of the other important topics on the international agenda and partly because “Ukrainian Crisis” (which we in Ukraine know is not a crisis, but a consequence of Russian aggression, but still many authors use this term) remains a frozen conflict with some hopes that Minsk agreements will bring the solution.
Minsk agreements are not working just like Budapest Memorandum didn’t work.
Let’s start with brief definition of Budapest Memorandum.
The Budapest Memorandum on Security Assurances is a political agreement signed in Budapest, Hungary on 5 December 1994, providing security assurances by its signatories relating to Ukraine’s accession to the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons. The Memorandum was originally signed by three nuclear powers, the Russian Federation, the United States of America, and the United Kingdom. China and France gave somewhat weaker individual assurances in separate documents Read more ““Ukrainian Crisis” Can Be Solved by War on Terror”