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Must-see places when visiting Kiev

Must-see places when visiting Kiev

Kiev or Kyiv according to Ukrainian spelling is the largest city in Ukraine. It lies on both banks of Dnirpo (Russian spelling Dnieper) River and has plenty of interesting places for sightseeing. Below we have collected must-see Kiev attractions that one should not miss if he wants to feel the spirit of this old city.   […]

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February 18-21, 2014 in Ukraine – photo and video chronicle of Revolution of Dignity

These days Ukraine commemorates memory of Heavenly Hundred – people who died during Revolution of Dignity (or Euromaidan) in late 2013 – early2014. On February 18-21 activist hold a number of activities among which are: a minute of silence in memory of killed heroes, audio and video installations, film demonstrations and multimedia project demonstrations. A […]

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January 22 in our history – Day of Unification of Ukraine

January 22 in our history – Day of Unification of Ukraine

Today Ukraine celebrates the Day of Unification. 97 years ago the declaration of Unification of two Ukrainian People’s Republics was announced in Kiev. This day officially became a holiday in 1999. In 2011 the former president Victor Yanukovich canceled Day of Unification and in late 2014 Petro Poroshenko made this day a state holiday again. […]

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The best of LifeinUA in 2015

The best of LifeinUA in 2015

2015 is almost gone and this is the right moment to revise it in pause between making salads and wrapping up presents for family members in friends. This year has been a hard one for Ukraine and its people. We’ve lost many heroes, we were disappointed and discouraged with our politicians, we didn’t make our […]

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11 fantastic facts about Ukraine. Areas where Ukraine is first in the world

11 fantastic facts about Ukraine. Areas where Ukraine is first in the world

  Ukraine got its independence only 24 years ago. Many Ukrainians have accustomed themselves to the thought that such a young state couldn’t have achieved many things. However, history of our people starts many ages ago and we have things to be proud of. There are many areas where Ukraine is first in the world, […]

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The March of Independence in Kyiv

The event to celebrate the 24th anniversary of Independence of Ukraine began with raising the national flag on the Independence Square and was accompanied by volleys of salute cannons. Here is photo reportage of the event issued by Unian. The even was held on Khreshchatyk Street in the center of Kyiv. The March was attended […]

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The Right Sector refuses to hand over weapons and wants to continue negotiations with presidential Administration

The Right Sector at Presidential Administration

  Today about 300 members of volunteer Ukrainian corpus The Right Sector conduct meeting at presidential Administration in Kyiv. The Right Sector at Presidential Administration The reason for this protest is encirclement of their base in Dniproptrovsk oblast by Ukrainian servicemen and demand to hand over their weapons. Press secretary of the Right Sector Artem […]

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Ukraine-EU summit started in Kiev

Ukraine-EU summit started in Kiev

The 17th European Union and Ukraine summit began in Kiev. Press service of president of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko informs this. Currently Ukrainian President meets with European Council president Donald Tusk and President of European Commission Jean-Claude Junker in ‘tete-a-tete’ format. At 04.15 a joint press conference of the three officials is to take place. Official […]

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Beauty of Kyiv by roofer Yaroslav Segeda

beautiful Kyiv

Photos of capital of Ukraine made by roofer Yaroslav Segeda. See the magnitude and beauty of this old city. Source: social networks

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