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Olga Musafirova

Novaya Gazeta Europe’s Kyiv correspondent

21 articles
StoriesSociety

Scorched earth A bombed-out printing house and an underground school reveal differing aspects of life in Kharkiv

CommentPolitics

His greatest role Ukraine’s actor president is to become Ukraine’s acting president as his first term technically expires

StoriesSociety

We persevere Olga Musafirova reports from Chernihiv in the aftermath of a devastating Russian strike

StoriesPolitics

‘Sooner or later the system will collapse’ What is the ultimate goal of the Russian military’s airstrikes on Ukraine’s energy infrastructure?

CommentPolitics

The view from Kyivan Rus A decree signed by Volodymyr Zelensky challenges the Kremlin’s view of history

CommentPolitics

Back to the drawing board A new Ukrainian law on mobilisation has been withdrawn after a heated debate

OpinionSociety

Dark night of the soul Just two days into 2024, Kyiv came under yet another brutal Russian attack

StoriesSociety

The invisibles To assimilate or double down: the dilemma facing ethnic Ukrainians living in Russia

CommentPolitics

Gunpowder, treason and plot Olga Musafirova on how two articles about Ukraine published in The Economist and TIME magazine last week have been received domestically

StoriesPolitics

‘A totally legitimate target’ The FSB has detained a suspect in connection with the attempted murder of Oleg Tsaryov, the Ukrainian politician once tipped to head a Russian-installed puppet regime in Kyiv

StoriesSociety

The hours Air-raid sirens have sounded in the Ukrainian capital for over 1,000 hours since the Russian invasion began

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