Also by Viktoria Veselova
August 13, 2017
Road To Dispossession: Locals Pushed Aside For Trans-Crimea Highway
Tightening its grip over the illegally annexed Ukrainian region of Crimea, Moscow is pushing ahead with the construction of a $2 billion highway across the peninsula. But hundreds of residents say their property rights are being trampled in the rush to get the project under way.
March 18, 2016
Two Years After Annexation, Crimeans Wait On Russia's Unfulfilled Promises
Two years ago, pro-Russian figures in Crimea and Russian government officials were promising residents of Ukraine's Black Sea region a rose garden after its annexation into the Russian Federation. Now, locals are still waiting to see most of those ambitious pledges fulfilled.
February 09, 2016
Singer Hopes To Take Crimean Tatar Tragedy To Eurovision
It is becoming increasingly likely that Ukraine's submission to this year's Eurovision song contest will be 1944, a song by singer Jamala that evokes the horrific deportation of the Crimean Tatar people by Soviet dictator Josef Stalin.