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    U.S. soldier who fought in Ukraine alongside Russian militants discharged from Army
    May31

    U.S. soldier who fought in Ukraine alongside Russian militants discharged from Army

    An American militant who earlier sided with Russian-backed separatists in Ukraine to fight against government troops has been discharged from the military, a spokeswoman for the U.S. Army said, according to The Washington Post. Earlier this month The Washington Post reported that Pfc. Guillaume Cuvelier, 29, had spent time with French...

    Germany seeks to block NATO summit in Turkey – Deutsche Welle
    May31

    Germany seeks to block NATO summit in Turkey – Deutsche Welle

    Germany, France, the Netherlands and Denmark have reportedly led a drive to block next year`s NATO leaders summit from taking place in Turkey, according to a report published by German daily Die Welt on Wednesday, Deutsche Welle has reported. The newspaper said that 18 EU nations and Canada agreed with the decision to prevent the meeting from...

    Rada head invites NATO Parliamentary Assembly session to Ukraine
    May29

    Rada head invites NATO Parliamentary Assembly session to Ukraine

    Chairman of Ukraine`s Verkhovna Rada Andriy Parubiy has proposed that one of the next NATO Parliamentary Assembly sessions be held in Kyiv, according to the press service of the Rada`s apparatus. Parubiy asked President of the NATO PA Paolo Alli to ”consider the possibility of holding one of the next sessions of the NATO PA in Kyiv,” the press...

    Only NATO can stop Putin`s Russia – Ukraine`s parliament speaker
    May29

    Only NATO can stop Putin`s Russia – Ukraine`s parliament speaker

    Speaker of Ukraine`s parliament Andriy Parubiy says that only NATO can stop Putin`s Russia, according to live video streaming on his Facebook page. He announced this at the NATO Parliamentary Assembly`s 2017 Spring Session in Tbilisi, Georgia, on Monday, May 29. ”Putin`s Russia can only be stopped by joint, concerted actions,” Parubiy said:...

    New batch of Oplot tanks to be delivered to Thailand next week – manufacturer
    May27

    New batch of Oplot tanks to be delivered to Thailand next week – manufacturer

    Another batch of the Ukrainian-made Oplot main battle tanks will be supplied under the contract to Thailand next week, chief engineer at Kharkiv-based Malyshev Plant Oleksandr Sheiko told journalists on May 25. ”We will ship another batch to Thailand next week. Information on the amount [of tanks] is confidential. We have fulfilled three quarters...

    Ukraine`s Air Force to get modernized jet fighters MiG-29, Su-27, Su-25, bombers Su-24
    May27

    Ukraine`s Air Force to get modernized jet fighters MiG-29, Su-27, Su-25, bombers Su-24

    The Air Force of the Armed Forces of Ukraine (AFU) in 2017 will receive about 60 repaired and modernized jet fighters MiG-29, Su-27, Su-25 attack aircraft, Su-24 bombers, as well as L-39 combat training aircraft, head of the Ukrainian Defense Ministry`s Communications and Press Department Lt. Col. Oksana Havryliuk told a Kyiv briefing, according...

    Stoltenberg says NATO allies confirm support of Ukraine
    May26

    Stoltenberg says NATO allies confirm support of Ukraine

    NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg announces that NATO allies have confirmed political and practical support of Ukraine at a meeting for the first time attended by U.S. President Donald Trump and his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron, according to an UNIAN correspondent from Brussels. ”When it comes to Ukraine, it was clearly stated by many...

    Stoltenberg says Donbas fighting reason NATO strengthening eastern flanks
    May25

    Stoltenberg says Donbas fighting reason NATO strengthening eastern flanks

    NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg expects France and Germany to raise the issue of the implementation of Minsk agreements during the meeting of the Alliance leaders on Thursday, May 25, according to an UNIAN correspondent in Brussels. ”I expect several allies, and especially France and Germany being in the Normandy format, to raise and also...

    NATO leaders to discuss Russia in Brussels today
    May25

    NATO leaders to discuss Russia in Brussels today

    NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg has said that the leaders of the countries-members of the North Atlantic Alliance will discuss the policy and relations with Russia at the meeting in Brussels on Thursday, according to an UNIAN correspondent. ”Russia is on NATO`s agenda always and Russia will be discussed during the meeting later on today,”...

    Americans roll out Ukrainian tanks for Combined Resolve exercise
    May24

    Americans roll out Ukrainian tanks for Combined Resolve exercise

    American soldiers on Tuesday used British Army equipment to transport Ukrainian T-64 tanks from here to Hohenfels in preparation for a Ukrainian tank platoon`s participation in Exercise Combined Resolve, Stars and Stripes reports. Ukrainian troops recently took part in the Strong Europe Tank challenge, during which they were they first soldiers...

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