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Brit permanently in Ukraine blogging for those with nothing better to read.
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  • Projection and messaging - A stiffening Sea Breeze 20 hours ago Prior to the active phase of Sea Breeze 2016, the 24th July saw the USS Ross take its turn in hosting a gathering of Ukrainian politicians (both national and local), a diverse collection of diplomats, military people from assorted international commands, think tankers et al. Sea Breeze is a long...
  • In a contested history is there room for inclusive commemoration? 2 days ago Ukrainian history is a very sensitive and contested subject – both internally and externally of Ukraine. Unsurprising when the nation, or parts of the nation, have at various times, and sometimes simultaneously, been ruled by external powers more often than not at a very bloody and detrimental...
  • A summer of friction among the Odessa elite? 3 days ago Odessa is a small city of just over 1 million people.  Indeed the Oblast has only just over two million people despite being a geographical area larger than Belgium.  Like everywhere however, it is in truth a small village when it comes to those of importance. A few days ago, a list of the top...
  • Mid-term election results Ukraine - What do they mean? 4 days ago It is perhaps time, now that all of last week’s 7 mid-term election results have been declared in Ukraine, to ponder what, if anything, the election results reflect. Who are the winners, and who are the losers in the big, and perhaps slightly nefarious and opaque picture? Yulia Tymoshenko’s...
  • Odessa Port Side - A privatisation flop? 6 days ago The deadline of 1800 hours on 18th July for interested bidders to make known their formal interest in the privatisation of Odessa Port Side has now past. A consolidated list of formal by 1800 hours on 18th July was to precede the privisation event on 26th July, hopefully resulting in the...

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15:01 PM February 17, 2014

As probably the only native English speaker in Zaporozhzhye and definitely the only South African it’s interesting to see a Brit blogging. Well done, at least now you’ve got one follower!

09:43 AM March 27, 2014

Actually, you are not the only native English speaker in Zaporozhzhye! ;-) Cheers!

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