Kennan Cable No.14: Breaking the Ukrainian Procuracy
Securing the gains of revolution is often more difficult than the act of insurrection itself. The 2014 Maidan uprising has proven to be no exception to this rule, and despite notable achievements over the past two years, a growing consensus now exists that the reform process has hit a considerable, and potentially fatal roadblock: the prosecutor’s office.
About the Authors
William E. Pomeranz
Executive Director, Anti-corruption Research and Education Centre, National University of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy; Associate Professor, National University “Yaroslav the Wise Law Academy of Ukraine”
The Kennan Institute is the premier U.S. center for advanced research on Russia and Eurasia and the oldest and largest regional program at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars. The Kennan Institute is committed to improving American understanding of Russia, Ukraine, Central Asia, the Caucasus, and the surrounding region though research and exchange. Read more