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    Putin`s desire for new Russian empire not to stop with Ukraine – Ukraine`s Foreign Minister
    Mar27

    Putin`s desire for new Russian empire not to stop with Ukraine – Ukraine`s Foreign Minister

    Against the background of Kremlin`s obsession with restoring Soviet hegemony, but the security of the entire Europe and the west, not only Ukraine, is at stake, Ukraine`s Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin wrote in his op-ed for The Guardian. The postwar order that provided peace and stability across the continent appears to be breaking up, while...

    U.S. agents have obtained documents on Paul Manafort in eastern Europe inquiry
    Mar26

    U.S. agents have obtained documents on Paul Manafort in eastern Europe inquiry

    Treasury department agents received information about the former Trump campaign chairman`s offshore transactions, a source tells the AP. U.S. treasury department agents have recently obtained information about offshore financial transactions involving Donald Trump`s former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, as part of a federal anti-corruption...

    McCain ”optimistic” over prospects of U.S. lethal aid to Ukraine
    Mar26

    McCain ”optimistic” over prospects of U.S. lethal aid to Ukraine

    Chairman of the U.S. Senate Armed Services Committee Sen. John McCain at a joint press conference with Sen. Ron Johnson in Brussels has expressed optimism regarding possible provision of lethal aid to Ukraine by Donald Trump`s administration, according to an UNIAN correspondent. ”Obviously, for many years, I have approved of at least the...

    U.S. imposes sanctions against eight Russian companies
    Mar26

    U.S. imposes sanctions against eight Russian companies

    The U.S. government has imposed sanctions on eight other Russian companies accusing them of violating U.S. non-proliferation law regarding Iran, North Korea and Syria since 2009, according to U.S. official. The following companies were included in the black list: Rosoboronexport, 150th Aircraft Repair Plant, Aviaexport foreign economic trade...

    UK envoy to Ukraine: Change to e-declaration rules serious step back
    Mar25

    UK envoy to Ukraine: Change to e-declaration rules serious step back

    British Ambassador to Ukraine Judith Gough has said the decision that obliges representatives of non-governmental organizations (NGOs) to file e-declarations is a serious step back. ”Changes to e-declarations law a serious step back. [They] could limit NGOs capacity, expose them to pressure and affect reform. [This] needs urgent review,” Gough...

    EU leaders sign Rome Declaration on future of European Union
    Mar25

    EU leaders sign Rome Declaration on future of European Union

    European Union leaders have signed the Rome Declaration on the EU future without the United Kingdom at the EU summit dedicated to the 60th anniversary of the signing of the Treaty of Rome, which laid the foundation for the creation of the European Union, according to Euronews. The declaration defines the community of the European states as...

    Security Service of Ukraine  arrests nine suspected saboteurs in Odesa
    Mar25

    Security Service of Ukraine arrests nine suspected saboteurs in Odesa

    The Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) says it has uncovered a network of saboteurs in Odesa working for Russia, arresting nine men with Ukrainian passports. ”We conducted a multi-stage special operation to defang the network overseen by Russian special services. It worked in eastern and southern regions of Ukraine,” SBU department chief Oleksandr...

    President of Ukraine to meet with the head of the European Council Donald Tusk in late March
    Mar25

    President of Ukraine to meet with the head of the European Council Donald Tusk in late March

    President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko will hold a meeting with the head of the European Council Donald Tusk on March 30, according to the European Council website. The meeting will be held in the framework of the European People`s Party summit in Malta. The details of the forthcoming conversation between Poroshenko and Tusk are still unknown. On...

    Russia continues sponsoring Donbas terrorists – Ukraine speaks up at UN
    Mar25

    Russia continues sponsoring Donbas terrorists – Ukraine speaks up at UN

    Ukrainian Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Serhiy Kyslytsya has briefed the United Nations Human Rights Council meeting on Wednesday on the situation in occupied territory in Donbas, saying that Russia continues sending arms and funds to terrorists in eastern Ukraine.< ”Like the USSR, Russia cynically speaks of peace while sending weapons and...

    NATO to assist in humanitarian demining in Balaklia, Kharkiv region
    Mar25

    NATO to assist in humanitarian demining in Balaklia, Kharkiv region

    The Euro-Atlantic Disaster Response Coordination Center has started procedures to provide assistance to Ukraine on humanitarian demining in Balaklia, where on Thursday a large-scale fire engulfed a military munitions depot and mass detonations ensued, President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko wrote on Twitter. ”Grateful to NATO for rapid response to...

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