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    Poroshenko calls government, MPs for unity: Don’t open second front
    Jul31

    Poroshenko calls government, MPs for unity: Don’t open second front

    The laws that the government urges MPs to pass are unpopular, but they are very necessary to the state. Therefore, the Verkhovna Rada should consolidate for their adoption, because the internal squabbles would benefit only the enemies of Ukraine. President Petro Poroshenko said this in his address to the Verkhovna Rada on Thursday. “Today,...

    Yatseniuk’s resignation to be considered in open session
    Jul31

    Yatseniuk’s resignation to be considered in open session

    The parliament will consider resignation of Prime Minister Arseniy Yatseniuk in an open session. Batkivshchyna MP Oleksandr Bryhnets wrote on Facebook. “Yatseniuk’s application will be considered in an open mode, so it makes sense for reporters to wait,” he wrote. As reported by Ukrinform, July 31, Parliament Speaker Oleksandr...

    Svoboda proposes tax scale “for army”
    Jul31

    Svoboda proposes tax scale “for army”

    The Svoboda faction proposes a tax scale “for the army” for Ukrainians. The Svoboda faction developed a draft law, which envisages a progressive scale of taxation of all citizens “for the army” until the end of 2014. Svoboda faction leader Oleh Tiahnybok told a briefing in the Verkhovna Rada, a Ukrinform correspondent reports. “We have developed...

    Merkel, Putin “divide” Ukraine secretly – The Independent
    Jul31

    Merkel, Putin “divide” Ukraine secretly – The Independent

    Reputable UK newspaper The Independent reported that German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Russian President Vladimir Putin have secretly agreed to solve the “Ukrainian crisis”, sources close to Merkel told the publication . “The Independent can reveal that the peace plan, being worked on by both Angela Merkel and Vladimir Putin, hinges on...

    G7 leaders threaten Russia with tougher sanctions
    Jul31

    G7 leaders threaten Russia with tougher sanctions

    The leaders of the Group of Seven (G7) states have threatened Russia with tougher sanctions if Moscow continues to oppose the de-escalation of the conflict in eastern Ukraine. They said this in a joint statement released by the press service of the German government, a Ukrinform correspondent in Germany reported. “Russia still has the...

    SBU detains LPR sniper in Kyiv. Video
    Jul31

    SBU detains LPR sniper in Kyiv. Video

    The Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) has detained in Kyiv a resident of Luhansk region who worked as a sniper for the LPR terrorist organization and participated in the fighting against Ukrainian government forces, the SBU press center has reported. “Even in the ranks of the Soviet Army citizen H. acquired the military profession of a...

    Tiahnybok: Issue on unpaid leaves of absence removed
    Jul31

    Tiahnybok: Issue on unpaid leaves of absence removed

    The issue of unpaid leaves of absence for budgetary sphere workers is already removed from the Verkhovna Rada agenda. Leader of the Svoboda faction Oleh Tiahnybok told a briefing before the parliament’s meeting, a Ukrinform correspondent reports. “An issue of unpaid leaves of absence for budgetary workers was removed from the agenda. This...

    Taruta: We do everything to preserve industry
    Jul31

    Taruta: We do everything to preserve industry

    As distinct from decentralization, federalization will only lead to the increase in the number of officials. Chairman of the Donetsk regional state administration Serhiy Taruta said during a meeting with workers of metallurgical enterprises at the Ilyich Iron and Steel Works, information and press department of the Donetsk regional state...

    NATO notes buildup of Russian army near Ukraine
    Jul31

    NATO notes buildup of Russian army near Ukraine

    The number of Russian troops along the border with Ukraine is increasing, and it is “well over 12,000.” NATO’s top commander, Gen. Philip Breedlove, said this on Wednesday, Reuters reported. “We watch the materials move from inside the central military district of Russia to the area of Rostov, where they are assembled,...

    EU recognizes scale of crimes committed by terrorists with Russia’s support – Foreign Ministry
    Jul31

    EU recognizes scale of crimes committed by terrorists with Russia’s support – Foreign Ministry

    The EU decision to impose sanctions covering a number of sectors of the Russian economy has shown the recognition by the European Union of the scale of crimes that are committed by terrorists in the Donetsk and Luhansk regions of Ukraine with the assistance and direct participation of Russia, the Ukrainian Foreign Ministry has said in a...

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