Ukrainian factor of the European Union foreign policy towards Eastern Partnership states: 2014 challenge

By Iryna Maksymenko (in Ukrainian)

The factors that determine the East-European Dimension of the European Union Foreign Policy is scrutinized in this article, with the special emphasis on security issues. According to the current policy of Russia towards western independent states and «Ukrainian crisis» effect new challenges and threats to security in the Eastern Partnership region are identified as well as their impact on the further transformation of EU foreign policy in the East.