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- Author: Yulia Tyshchenko
- Publication Date: 05-2015
- Content Type: Working Paper
- Institution: Arnold A. Saltzman Institute of War and Peace Studies
- Abstract: This article examines certain questions and challenges pertaining to the Russian Federation’s illegal annexation of Crimea in the domains of security and the violation of both property rights and human rights, abuses of which are systemic in the region. The issues I will discuss, pertaining to the illegal nationalization of private and state property in the annexed region of Ukraine, are problems that entangle the Russian Federation in complex land relations, which have the potential to fuel conflict. This article examines human rights violations linked with the annexation of the Crimea. Problems have arisen concerning the persecution of different ethnic and national groups—namely, Crimean Tatars and Ukrainians—by Crimean and Russian authorities. Currently, both Ukraine and the international community lack significant opportunities to influence Crimea’s politics and economy.
- Topic: Political Violence, Human Rights, International Political Economy, International Security
- Political Geography: Russia, Ukraine, Crimea