Olena Babakova

Olena Babakova

Olena Babakova, born in Kiev, is a journalist. From 2011-2016 she worked for Polish Foreign Radio. She works for the magazines Nowoje wrieMia, Aspen Review, Nowa Europa Wschodnia and KryTyka PoliTyczna. Babakova holds a PhD in History from the University of Białystok and is a lecturer at the Vistula Academy of Finance and Business. She lives in Warsaw.

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The new Poland (Issue III/2021)

The tightrope walk

Since the annexation of Crimea, increasing numbers of Ukrainians are moving to Poland. For the government this means it has to deal with immigration issues for the first time.