Author

Ilya Volzhsky

correspondent for Novaya Gazeta Europe

29 articles
AnalysisPolitics

Frontier justice What will Ukraine’s new agency to strike targets inside Russia with Western weapons mean on the ground?

AnalysisSociety

Pressure from all directions What does the new front in Kharkiv mean for the war in Ukraine?

AnalysisPolitics

Purging the system How might the current purge of senior Defence Ministry officials affect the Russian military’s effectiveness?

StoriesPolitics

All guns blazing How concerned should the world be by Russia’s plan to practise using its tactical nuclear weapons?

StoriesPolitics

Auditing the war How will Andrey Belousov’s appointment as Russia’s new defence minister affect the country’s combat capabilities?

StoriesSociety

The Battle of Chasiv Yar How likely is Russia to capture the cornerstone of Ukraine’s defence in the Donetsk region?

StoriesSociety

Second time unlucky Why experts consider a new large-scale offensive on Kharkiv impossible

StoriesSociety

A call to arms Another wave of mobilisation looks even more likely in light of Putin’s landslide ‘re-election’

StoriesPolitics

Game of battleships Despite having no navy of its own, Ukraine is winning the war at sea, having destroyed one third of Russia’s Black Sea Fleet

AnalysisSociety

Deadlock Two horrific years of fighting in Ukraine have resulted in stalemate. What now?

AnalysisPolitics

Ears on the ground How serious was the loss of two Russian command aircraft over the Sea of Azov on Sunday?

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