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The video every Ukrainian should watch – export potential

Grow Ukraine. Ukrainian export potential

Yes, we found it. This is one of things every Ukrainian should remember when feeling discouraged and disappointed with country’s government. Ministry of Agrarian Policy presented a video about agricultural sector of Ukraine’s industry and export potential. And it says that Ukraine is far from that useless thing we use to imagine. We at LifeInUA […]

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Blockade enabled to return Crimean issue in the world politics agenda

Blockade enabled to return Crimean issue in the world politics agenda

Food blockade of Crimean peninsula has returned the annexation issue in the agenda of world and Ukrainian politics. It has also become a bad surprise for Russian President Putin on the eve of UN General Assembly. Such opinion was expressed by political experts and historians during discussion in Ukraine Crisis Media Center.   Response to […]

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Blockade of Crimea, its bases and perspectives

Blockade of Crimea, its bases and perspectives

Blockade of Crimea passes smoothly and according to the plan of activists. Currently trucks with good have returned to the mainland territory of Ukraine, there are no queues at the three checkpoints: Chaplynka, Kalanchak and Chongar. Unian reports this with reference to interview of head of Crimean Tatar Mejilis Refat Chubarov which he gave on […]

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Despite war in the east Ukrainian harvest grows [infographics]

Despite war in the east Ukrainian harvest grows [infographics]

In spite of hostilities in the east, early grain harvest results of 2015 display growth in comparison to the same results in 2014. The agriculture volume that Ukraine produces is enough for export as well as consumption inside the country. This years result show up growth by two million tons in comparison on 2014. In […]

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Ukrainian startup Looksery becomes part of Snapchat for huge sum of $ 150 million

Ukrainian startup Looksery becomes part of Snapchat for huge sum of $ 150 million

Some three years ago, in 2012, the inventors of the mobile message app Snapchat declined $3 billion offer from Mark Zuckerberg. In 2015, Snapchat helped the team from Ukraine to make this huge exit in Ukrainian startups history. It has become known that Looksery has become a part of Snapchat. CEO of the Ukrainian company […]

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Crimean Tatars call on creation of civic headquarters and massive blockade of Crimea

Since annexation of Crimea Ukrainian legislation got two new laws. The first one is Law ‘On provision of the rights and freedoms of citizens and the legal regime on the territory of temporarily occupied Crimea’ and the second is Law ‘On creation of free economic zone ‘Crimea’ and the peculiarities of economic activity on the […]

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Chechen Punisher Arseniy Yatseniuk – social networks boomed in response to another Russian fake

Chechen Punisher Arseiy Yatseniuk – social networks boomed in response to another Russian fake

Internet users actively publish cartoons about prime Minister of Ukraine Arseniy Yatseniuk as fighters in Chechen war. This boom is the response to claim of head of Investigation Committee of Russian Federation Alexander Bystrykin that Yatsenkiuk participated in Chechen war and fought against Russian forces. Take a look at some vivid examples of Ukrainian and […]

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I don’t know why they do it, but Lenin must be spinning in his grave

Vladimir Lenin dressed in Ukraine's national football team uniform

There have appeared photographs of monument to Vladimir Lenin dressed in Ukraine’s national football team uniform. This leader of proletariat stands in Zaporizhzhya, Ukraine.   This is actually not the first time when Lenin monument gets dressed here. Last year this iron man was dressed in vyshyvanka. Few attempts to destroy the monument within decomunization […]

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Russian aggression in Ukraine and its victims [Infographics]

Russian aggression in Ukraine and its victims [Infographics]

One year ago, on September 5, 2014, a first Minsk agreement was signed in Belarus. After hard defeat and tragic losses in Ilovaisk in late summer this agreement looked a like an acceptable plan to resolve the conflict. However, one year after, when we already have the second version of Minsk agreements, it is obvious […]

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Russia sent 15 echelons of ammunition to Donbas in one month

Russia sent 15 echelons of ammunition to Donbas in one month

From July 25 to August 28 15 echelons of ammunition, fuels and lubricants have arrived from Russia to Donbas. Unian reports this with reference to Information Resistance Group. According to IR group, 150 tanks, 50 armored combat vehicles, 48-50 cannot artillery systems and self-propelled artillery systems, 32 multiple rocket launcher systems, more than 250 trucks with […]

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