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    West should have Russia fatigue, not Ukraine fatigue: The Washington Post reveals details of GOP leaders` conversation
    May19

    West should have Russia fatigue, not Ukraine fatigue: The Washington Post reveals details of GOP leaders` conversation

    The Washington Post has released the transcript of the conversation between the leaders of the U.S. Republican Party on Russia`s interference in the U.S. elections, Donald Trump`s attitude to Putin and the attitude of American politicians toward Ukraine. WP notes that those recorded included Kevin McCarthy, Cathy McMorris Rogers, Paul Ryan and...

    Ukraine`s envoy: Lavrov`s new song ”Visa discrimination” of Russians in Crimea
    May19

    Ukraine`s envoy: Lavrov`s new song ”Visa discrimination” of Russians in Crimea

    Permanent Representative of Ukraine to the Council of Europe Dmytro Kuleba has said that Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov mentioned ”visa discrimination” of Russians in Russian-occupied Crimea after Ukraine had signed EU visa waivers. ”Sergey Lavrov has just performed a solo program… The author also presented his new hit `Visa...

    Germany expects U.S. mediation in settlement of Donbas crisis
    May19

    Germany expects U.S. mediation in settlement of Donbas crisis

    German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel expects that the United States will be more actively involved in the political settlement of the conflict in Donbas, Ukraine`s east, in future, according to the Ukrainian-language service of Germany`s Deutsche Welle. See also: Ukrainian Foreign Minister discusses with Trump possibility for U.S. to join...

    Interpol removes Arbuzov from wanted list – lawyer
    May19

    Interpol removes Arbuzov from wanted list – lawyer

    The International Criminal Police Organization (Interpol) has withdrawn from its wanted list another official of Yanukovych`s regime, former Acting Prime Minister Serhiy Arbuzov, the press service of Arbuzov told UNIAN with reference to his lawyers. ”Interpol has stopped the international search for our client, which means the restoration of...

    Sweden drops Assange rape investigation – BBC
    May19

    Sweden drops Assange rape investigation – BBC

    Sweden`s director of public prosecutions has decided to drop the rape investigation into Wikileaks founder Julian Assange, according to the BBC. Marianne Ny filed a request to the Stockholm District Court to revoke his arrest warrant, apparently ending a seven-year stand-off, the BBC reported. Mr. Assange, 45, has lived in the Ecuadoran embassy...

    Brussels to host photo exhibit about Donbas
    May19

    Brussels to host photo exhibit about Donbas

    Le Senghor cultural center in Brussels on Thursday is opening a photo exhibition ”Donbas: beyond the headlines” by Natalia Liubchenkova. The exposition is aimed to reveal personal stories of courage and inspiration coming from Ukraine, an UNIAN correspondent in Brussels reports.   The event is organized by the Association of Ukrainians in Belgium...

    Macron, Putin to continue Ukraine, Syria talks despite disagreements
    May19

    Macron, Putin to continue Ukraine, Syria talks despite disagreements

    French President Emmanuel Macron and Russian President Vladimir Putin agreed in a phone call to continue discussions on regional crises in Ukraine and Syria despite their conflicting views, a French presidency official said on Thursday, according to Reuters. ”Despite diverging positions on a number of subjects, they noted the old and singular...

    Dutch senate to debate EU-Ukraine Association on May 23 – journalist
    May18

    Dutch senate to debate EU-Ukraine Association on May 23 – journalist

    The Dutch senate plans to vote on the ratification of the Ukraine-European Union Association Agreement after the debate scheduled for May 23, according to RFE/RL correspondent in Brussels Rikard Jozwiak. ”The Dutch senate will debate the Ukraine AA on 23 May. A vote is likely to happen shortly after that,” Jozwiak wrote on Twitter on May 15,...

    IMF mission starts work in Kyiv – resident representative office
    May18

    IMF mission starts work in Kyiv – resident representative office

    A new mission of Ukraine`s key lender, the International Monetary Fund (IMF), arrived in Kyiv and started work on May 16, as was planned earlier, according to the IMF Resident Representative Office in Ukraine. The current mission will analyze the country`s implementation of the Extended Fund Facility (EFF), which could result in the fourth review...

    Ukraine PM condemns Russian aggression during Israel visit – media
    May18

    Ukraine PM condemns Russian aggression during Israel visit – media

    Ukrainian Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman has condemned the Russian aggression during his visit to Israel, according to The Jerusalem Post. ”Every day they [separatists] fire at us from the temporarily Russian-occupied territories; every day we have 40 to 50 to 100 firings a day from Russian weapons, from Russian tanks, Russian artillery, and...

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