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Author Shcherba, O. V. (Oleksandr Vasylʹovych), author.

Title Ukraine vs. darkness : undiplomatic thoughts / Olexander Scherba ; with a foreword by Adrian Karatnycky.

Publication Info. Stuttgart : Ibidem Verlag, [2021]
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 West Hartford, Noah Webster Library - Non Fiction  947.7086 SCHERBA    Check Shelf
Description 162 pages ; 22 cm.
Series Ukrainian Voices ; vol. 7.
Ukrainian voices (Stuttgart, Germany) ; 7.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Summary "This book draws on the author's experience from 26 years of Ukrainian diplomatic service in, among others, Bonn, Berlin, Washington, and Vienna, and his work as a speechwriter to most Ukrainian foreign ministers for the last two decades. Scherba's captivating essays reflect his views of international affairs from a Ukrainian perspective. His deliberations are presented in uncomplicated, plain language. The articles assembled here have repeatedly caused discussion in Ukraine and abroad. By his opponents, Scherba is often described as being surprisingly undiplomatic and even provocative. For instance, his article "Why nationalism can't be the national idea of a European Ukraine", published on a Ukrainian nationalist website, stirred considerable controversy in Ukraine. Aside from explaining Kyiv's take on some key issues of international relations, these essays provide insights into Ukrainian political thinking since the start of Russia's military aggression in 2014, and into the painful political intramural fights in Ukrainian society ever since."-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Ukraine -- Politics and government -- 1991-
Politics and government. (OCoLC)fst01919741
Ukraine. (OCoLC)fst01211738
Chronological Term Since 1991
Genre/Form Informational works. (OCoLC)fst01919930
Informational works.
Added Author Karatnycky, Adrian, writer of foreword.
Added Title Ukraine versus darkness
ISBN 9783838215013 (paperback)
383821501X (paperback)
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