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    Seven suspected Ukrainian illegal immigrants detained in UK
    May02

    Seven suspected Ukrainian illegal immigrants detained in UK

    Seven suspected Ukrainian illegal immigrants were arrested after their yacht ran aground on the Suffolk coast on Sunday, according to Ipswich Star. The UK Coastguard, RNLI lifeboat crews, Suffolk police and UK Border Agency were all called to the scene on the banks of the River Ore, at Orford, as reported by Ipswich Star. Seven people, thought to...

    France election: Macron says EU must reform or face “Frexit”
    May02

    France election: Macron says EU must reform or face “Frexit”

    The front-runner in the French presidential election has told the BBC that the EU must reform or face the prospect of ”Frexit”. Pro-EU centrist Emmanuel Macron made the comments as he and his far-right rival Marine Le Pen held rallies in the last week of campaigning, the BBC reported. French voters go to the polls on Sunday to decide between the...

    Ukrainian PM Groysman to visit Israel in May
    May01

    Ukrainian PM Groysman to visit Israel in May

    Israel`s Foreign Ministry says Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will meet with his Ukrainian counterpart during the latter`s upcoming visit to Israel next month, after a previously scheduled visit between the two was nixed in protest over Kyiv`s support for a UN Security Council resolution against Israel`s West Bank settlement policy, The Times...

    Сoal from Georgian company Saqnakhshiri GIG Group can be of Donbas origin
    May01

    Сoal from Georgian company Saqnakhshiri GIG Group can be of Donbas origin

    Georgian company Saqnakhshiri GIG Group has won the tender set up by power generating company PJSC Centrenergo for the purchase of 700,000 coal of anthracite grade for Zmiivska and Tripilska TPPs. ”Despite the fact that the tender was held via ProZorro [e-procurement system], it was not transparent,” editor in chief of the BusinessCensor outlet...

    Reasons IMF keeps funding Ukraine – Anders Aslund
    May01

    Reasons IMF keeps funding Ukraine – Anders Aslund

    Kyiv has been fulfilling the most important, though not all, obligations before the International Monetary Fund, Anders Aslund wrote in a column titled ”Why Does the IMF Keep Funding Ukraine?” published by Atlantic Council. When the International Monetary Fund`s board convened on April 3, it found that the Ukrainian government had fulfilled only...

    Austrian suspected of killings in Donbas detained on Polish border – Radio Poland
    May01

    Austrian suspected of killings in Donbas detained on Polish border – Radio Poland

    Polish border guards say they have detained a 25-year-old Austrian national suspected of involvement in armed conflict in eastern Ukraine, as reported by Radio Poland. The man, detained at a Polish-Ukrainian border crossing in Dorohusk, is suspected of killing wounded people and prisoners in his role as ”a member of a fighting group,” border...

    Naftogaz has no info on date of Stockholm Arbitration`s decision in dispute with Gazprom
    May01

    Naftogaz has no info on date of Stockholm Arbitration`s decision in dispute with Gazprom

    The date remains unknown when the Arbitration Institute of the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce will issue a ruling in a dispute between the National Oil and Gas Holding Company Naftogaz of Ukraine and The Russian gas monopoly Gazprom regarding the terms of the contract for the purchase and sale of natural gas, the Naftogaz press service has told an...

    OSINT group identifies more Russians from a special forces battalion of the Russian 8th Mountain Motorized Rifle Brigade in Donbas
    Apr29

    OSINT group identifies more Russians from a special forces battalion of the Russian 8th Mountain Motorized Rifle Brigade in Donbas

    Ukrainian OSINT community InformNapalm reports they have identified war criminals from a special forces battalion of the Russian 8th Mountain Motorized Rifle Brigade (the 8th MMRB) who participated in the first wave of the Russian aggression in eastern Ukraine. The new InformNapalm investigation is based on the earlier published picture of...

    Russia focuses on far-right and far-left European movements to influence EU
    Apr29

    Russia focuses on far-right and far-left European movements to influence EU

    Evidence suggests the Kremlin is reaching out to youth organizations, including the youth wings of European parties in order to work on goals such as campaigning to lift EU sanctions against Russia or help boost Russia`s image abroad, Bellingcat reported in an article titled ”Russia Seeks to Influence European Politics Through Youth Wings of...

    Large-scale Ukrainian-U.S. military drills Sea Breeze-2017 to launch in July
    Apr29

    Large-scale Ukrainian-U.S. military drills Sea Breeze-2017 to launch in July

    Large-scale Ukrainian-American military exercises Sea Breeze-2017 are to be held in Odesa and Mykolaiv regions, and in the northwestern part of the Black Sea in July, in accordance with NATO standards, press secretary of Ukraine`s Defense Ministry Maksym Prauta told a briefing, according to an UNIAN correspondent. In particular, he stated that...

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