Published: September 20, 2012.
Essay » Political
It is a fault of Ukraine itself, as in nearly 20 years of independence and constant talks about its European choice it has not managed to thoroughly study and understand the essence of this choice. But some formalism on the part of the EU has also played its role. It was considered that the value of the European acquis should obviously be clear for Ukraine.
This study is concerned with the present and future role of tactical nuclear weapons in the new European security system as seen from Ukraine, a country which once had the world’s third largest nuclear arsenal stationed on its territory.