Experts & Staff

Ridvan Bari Urcosta

Crimea: Russia’s newest Potemkin Village

Grand projects funded by Russia can do little to cover up the lopsided and inadequate economy and infrastructure that Crimeans are now living with

Europe’s duty to help protect Crimean Tatars

Crimean Tatars face increasing repression by Russian authorities, but divisions on cooperation with Moscow or Kiev, as well as internal leadership disputes, have hindered a unified response. Europe must advocate for Crimean Tatars' rights despite these challenges.