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European component should be dominating in UN peacekeeping mission

European component should be dominating in UN peacekeeping mission

February 19, 2015 UA Minister of Foreign Affairs believes that European component should dominate the UN peacekeeping mission Ukrainian Minister of Foreign Affairs Pavlo Klimkin speaks on issue of possible sending of peacekeeping mission to the country. Mr. Klimkin spoke on the issue during joint press conference with Greece Foreign Minister Nikosos Kotzias. In case […]

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Another ceasefire agreement reached during Minsk talks

Another ceasefire agreement reached during Minsk talks

February 12, 2015 President of Ukraine summed up the results of Minsk talks According to Petro Poroshenko, the trilateral contact group agreed on ceasefire since February 15. In addition they reached agreement on withdrawal of all foreign troops from territory of Ukraine and release of all hostages within 19 days. Ukrainian border service will be […]

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Opinion: further development of situation in Donbas

Opinion: further development of situation in Donbas

February 3, 2015 Peacekeeping contingent might be a threat for Ukraine Here is an opinion of head of center of military and political studies, coordinator of ‘Information Resistance’ group, MP Dmitriy Tymchuk concerning the current military and political situation and future perspectives. Concerning the further development of the situation in Donbas. Here are several facts. […]

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Nadia Savchenko is sent to prison, new criminal case is started

Nadia Savchenko is sent to prison, new criminal case is started

January 29, 2015 Russian start new criminal case against Nadia Savchenko instead of freeing her Ukrainian pilot Nadia Savchenko who is starving for more than 40 days has been sent to a prison hospital ‘Sailor’s silence’. Russian lawyer of Savchenko Nikolai Polozov informed this in his twitter. He also informed that Federal Security Service had […]

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The Parliament recognizes Russia as aggressor country

The Parliament recognizes Russia as aggressor country

January 27, 2015 The Verkhovna Rada approved a bill recognizing Russia as aggressor country 271 MP of 298 registered in session hall voted for this decision. Ukrainian Parliament has adopted a bill which recognizes Russia as aggressor country and self-proclaimed Donetsk and Luhansk People’s Republics as terrorist organizations. According to the statement, the Verkhovna Rada […]

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NSDC offers imposing EU and G7 sanctions against Russia

NSDC offers imposing EU and G7 sanctions against Russia

January 26, 2015 NSDC wants to apply sanctions against Russia In order to increase pressure at Russia National Security and Defense Council has decided to apply sanctions against Russia which have been imposed by EU, Switzerland, USA and countries of the Group of Seven. In addition, NSDC has proposed to strengthen them. This information was […]

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On January 15, 2015 Poroshenko, Merkel, Putin and Hollande will meet in Astana

On January 15, 2015 Poroshenko, Merkel, Putin and Hollande will meet in Astana

December 29, 2014 President Poroshenko informed that on January 15 there will be meeting in ‘Norman format’ in Astana President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko informed this during his press conference. According to him, the meeting in ‘Norman format’ is planned for January 15 in Astana, the capital of Kazakhstan. ‘My diplomatic year will start on […]

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‘Bride of war’ – dress for Ukrainian participant of Miss Universe contest

Bride of war

December 29, 2014 Ukrainian competitor at Miss Universe and concept of her outfit Ukrainian designer, founder of Ukrainian clothing brand ‘RUTA’ Liudmyla Bushynska told about idea and process of creation of dress for Ukrainian competitor of Miss Universe. Model Diana Harkusha will represent Ukraine at the most prestigious international beauty contest Miss Universe – 2014. […]

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Non-aligned status of Ukraine abolished

Non-aligned status of Ukraine abolished

December 23, 2014 The Parliament abolishen non-aligned status of Ukraine Advisor to the Minister of Internal Affairs Anton Herashchenko informed this on his Facebook. ‘303 votes for the abolition of the non-aligned status of Ukraine! It means that in future Ukraine can become a member of militry-political blocs including NATO’, – he wrote. Still Mr.Herashchenko […]

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Budapest Memorandum – 20 years after [infographics]

Budapest Memorandum – 20 years after

December 9, 2014 20 years since Ukraine signed Budapest Memorandum and surrendered its nuclear arsenal 20 years ago Ukraine disposed of the third world’s largest nuclear arsenal. Our country had 176 missiles and 1272 warheads. By signing Budapest Memorandum Ukraine surrendered huge nuclear arsenal in exchange for security assurances from the USA, the UK and […]

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