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Monthly Archives: April 2014


U.S. Senator Carl Levin: We’d Rather Pay a Higher Energy Price, Than See War Take the Highest Price

Kyiv, 25 April 2014 – U.S. Senator Carl Levin (D-MI) called on the world community to unite efforts in countering the gas hegemony of the Russian Federation, which could largely restrain its aggression against Ukraine. “Russia is using energy as a weapon”, he said during a press-briefing at the Ukrainian Crisis Media Center, noting that […]

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Andriy Magera: Ukrainian Presidential Election Will Be Legitimate Regardless of the Number of Polling Stations

Kyiv, 25 April 2014 – In accordance with Ukraine’s presidential election law, the election will be deemed to have taken place regardless of the number of polling stations, and even the possible introduction of martial law or state of emergency in some areas will not affect the overall result. This was said by Andriy Magera, […]

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Serhiy Pashynskyi: The Operation on Blocking and Sealing Off the Terrorists Has Started in Sloviansk

Kyiv, April 25, 2014 – Serhiy Pashynskyi, acting Head of the Presidential Administration of Ukraine, during a press briefing at the Ukrainian Crisis Media Centre informed that today at 12.00 Kyiv time Ukrainian special forces started blocking the town of Sloviansk to seal off the terrorists. According to Mr.Pashynskyi, the purpose of this operation is […]

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Dmytro Tymchuk: We Do Not Rule Out that Russia May Send Troops, But So Far This Hasn’t Happened

Kyiv, 25 April 2014 – The situation in the areas bordering Russia remains tense, and there is a high risk of Russian military invasion. Nevertheless, according to the data available to the Information Resistance group, no major changes in the number of Russian troops have been observed in the last two days. This was reported […]

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Oleg Derev’yanko: task number one for today is to maintain the integrity of Ukraine

Kyiv, April 24th, 2014 – Territorial integrity and change of management are two key tasks facing the Ukrainians today. Oleg Derev’yanko, a candidate for mayor of Kyiv, a cultural and social activist, a member of the Coordination Council of the Association “Aspen – Ukraine” stated this during the briefing. According to Mr. Derev’yanko, change of […]

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Yegor Sobolev: It’s unacceptable that the judges rendering injustice for years would be reelected as the heads of courts

Kyiv, April 24th, 2014 – Yegor Sobolev, the head of the Lustration committee of Ukraine, described the process of lustration in Ukraine at a press briefing at the Ukrainian crisis media center. He said that on April 23th a significant event for the Ukrainian justice took place. “For the first time in many years the […]

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PUTIN = HITLER?

     

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Bob Corker, US Senator from Tennessee: I Encourage the West to Impose the Sector-based Sanctions on Russia Now

Kyiv, 24 April 2014 – The Obama administration is making the same mistakes in Ukraine as it did in Syria, said Bob Corker, US Senator from Tennessee, the Ranking Member of the US Senate Foreign Relations Committee during a press conference at the Ukraine Crisis Media Center. The Senator criticized the U.S. approach to the […]

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Ed Royce: The U.S. is ready for actions that will lead to collapse of the Russian economy

Kyiv, April 22, 2014 The U.S. is ready for a «series of actions that will lead to collapse of the Russian economy”, in case of the military intervention of Russia across Ukraine’s eastern border, said Ed Royce, (Republican – CA), Chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee during a press briefing at the Ukraine Crisis […]

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Lesya Orobets Calls Upon New Political Forces to Unite for Kyiv Election

Kyiv, 23 April 2014 – Member of Parliament Lesya Orobets together with the representatives of business and non-government organizations have made an open call to newly established political parties to unite into a single force for Kyiv City Council election. This was announced during a joint press briefing at the Ukraine Crisis Media Center. The […]

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