On September 12, the EU decides to postpone the implementation of crucial trade deal with Ukraine in a major concession to Russia. But things are not as depressing as you might think.
produced by Maxim Eristavi
What We Need To Know:
✓ the delay was a major concession to Russia;
✓ EU markets remain open for Ukraine, the delay can have moderate positive effect for the war-torn Ukrainian economy;
✓ the delay could trigger the reform stalemate in Ukraine;
✓ Russia gets additional time and tools for bullying post-revolutionary Ukraine;
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