This Week in Ukraine

By The Kyiv Independent

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D Swanson
 Nov 5, 2023
Excellent podcast to find out the latest in the war in Ukraine. They go in depth of a new topic each week. It's very informative. Highly recommend.


“This Week in Ukraine” is a video podcast hosted by Kyiv Independent’s reporter Anastasiia Lapatina. Every week, Anastasiia sits down with her newsroom colleagues to discuss Ukraine’s most pressing issues.

Episode Date
Bonus: Conversation with The Telegraph’s David Knowles
Feb 24, 2024
Avdiivka fell to Russia. Why?
Feb 23, 2024
Who is leading Ukraine’s military now?
Feb 16, 2024
Will Putin be challenged in upcoming Russian election?
Feb 09, 2024
Is NATO getting ready for escalation with Russia?
Feb 02, 2024
Alarming campaign against free press in Ukraine
Jan 26, 2024
Does Russia really want to negotiate peace?
Jan 19, 2024
Russia’s economic war against Ukraine
Jan 12, 2024
After 2023, what’s next for Ukraine?
Dec 22, 2023
Is Ukraine ready for long war?
Dec 15, 2023
What’s behind the crisis at Ukraine-Poland border?
Dec 08, 2023
Is Ukraine losing the war?
Dec 01, 2023
What is behind Defense Ministry’s overhaul?
Nov 24, 2023
What’s wrong with Hungary?
Nov 17, 2023
Ukraine makes “substantial progress” in its EU bid
Nov 10, 2023
How Russia is losing superiority in the Black Sea
Nov 03, 2023
Why murderers of EuroMaidan protestors still enjoy impunity
Oct 27, 2023
ATACMS, and Russia’s offensive on Avdiivka
Oct 20, 2023
Is support for Ukraine declining worldwide?
Oct 13, 2023
Why Ukraine has a problem with Elon Musk
Oct 06, 2023
How Ukraine is destroying Russian military in Crimea
Sep 29, 2023
Is the counteroffensive almost over?
Sep 22, 2023
Ukraine puts first oligarch behind bars
Sep 15, 2023
Will Ukraine hold elections during war?
Sep 08, 2023
Ministry of Defense is under fire for corruption, again
Sep 01, 2023
F-16s and the irrational politics of military aid
Aug 25, 2023
Counteroffensive progress: expectations vs. reality
Aug 18, 2023
Tragedy of civilian life in Donbas
Aug 11, 2023
Ukraine’s struggle to dump Soviet legacy
Aug 04, 2023
How Putin cracks down on former allies
Jul 28, 2023
Black Sea grain deal is dead. What can Ukraine do?
Jul 21, 2023
Why is Ukraine still not in NATO?
Jul 14, 2023
Why culture matters during war
Jul 07, 2023
Wagner’s mutiny attempt in Russia, and its consequences
Jun 30, 2023
How, and why, Russia kidnaps thousands of Ukrainian children
Jun 23, 2023
Ukraine’s counteroffensive finally began. What’s next?
Jun 16, 2023
Russia’s destruction of Ukrainian dam, and catastrophic flood it caused
Jun 09, 2023
Corruption in Ukraine, and where reforms fall short
Jun 02, 2023
What actually happened near Belgorod?
May 26, 2023
How Ukrainian air defense denies Russia air superiority
May 19, 2023
Why Russia relies on private militaries, like Wagner, for its war effort
May 12, 2023
Ukrainian grain exports, and the mayhem they cause in Europe
May 05, 2023
Everything we know about Ukrainian attacks inside Russia
Apr 28, 2023
Russia’s strategy of evil: 80,000 war crimes in Ukraine
Apr 21, 2023
What US intelligence leak reveals about war in Ukraine
Apr 14, 2023
Why Ukraine is finally kicking out Russian church
Apr 07, 2023
Why does Ukraine keep up the costly defense of Bakhmut?
Mar 30, 2023