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    Ukrainian PM names key IMF recommendations: pension reform, launch of land turnover
    Mar09

    Ukrainian PM names key IMF recommendations: pension reform, launch of land turnover

    Key recommendations of the International Monetary Fund to Ukraine are the implementation of pension reform and the introduction of land turnover, according to Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman. The prime minister recalled that Ukraine had agreed on an updated Memorandum with the IMF on the cooperation program, and that it includes no provision on...

    Russia TV crew offer money to young Swedes to cause trouble on camera – media
    Mar09

    Russia TV crew offer money to young Swedes to cause trouble on camera – media

    Local youths from the troubled Stockholm suburb of Rinkeby have told the Danish state-owned radio service Radio24syv that journalists from a Russian TV station offered them money to cause trouble in front of the camera. They offered 400 Swedish kroner for causing ”action” in front of the camera, two of the young men told Radio24syv. ”They came to...

    Federal criminal probe being opened into WikiLeaks` publication of CIA documents
    Mar09

    Federal criminal probe being opened into WikiLeaks` publication of CIA documents

    A federal criminal investigation is being opened into WikiLeaks` publication of documents detailing alleged CIA hacking operations, several U.S. officials told CNN Wednesday. The officials said the FBI and CIA are coordinating reviews of the matter, CNN reported. The investigation is looking into how the documents came into WikiLeaks` possession...

    China developing stealth drones to evade anti-aircraft missiles
    Mar09

    China developing stealth drones to evade anti-aircraft missiles

    China`s largest missile maker is developing military drones with stealth abilities that can evade anti-aircraft weapons, the official China Daily said on Thursday, in another advance for the country`s ambitious military modernization program, according to Reuters. ”Drones have become an indispensable weapon in modern warfare because they can play...

    International Court of Justice hearing: Ukraine`s rep cites arguments in favor of imposing provisional measures against Russia
    Mar08

    International Court of Justice hearing: Ukraine`s rep cites arguments in favor of imposing provisional measures against Russia

    Representative of Ukraine in the International Court of Justice in The Hague Dr. Harold Hongju Koh accused Russia`s agent of distorting facts and regulations, and urged the Court to urgently introduce provisional measures against the Russian Federation, an UNIAN correspondent reports. Dr Koh said the ICJ was faced with a tragic situation...

    EU to extend anti-Russian sanctions over Ukraine next week – journalist
    Mar08

    EU to extend anti-Russian sanctions over Ukraine next week – journalist

    The European Union will extend sanctions next week due to Russia`s threat to the territorial integrity of Ukraine, according to RFE/RL correspondent in Brussels Rikard Jozwiak. ”EU will next week extend sanctions on 150 people and 37 entities from Ukraine and Russia who have threatened the territorial integrity of Ukraine,” Jozwiak wrote on...

    SBU comments on Russia`s statement in The Hague on weaponry ”discovered in coal mines”
    Mar08

    SBU comments on Russia`s statement in The Hague on weaponry ”discovered in coal mines”

    The statement by Russian agents in the International Court of Justice claiming that the militants actually found weapons in old coal mines is false, according to Yuriy Tandit, the adviser to the SBU chief, 112 Ukraine TV channel reported. The Security Service of Ukraine has evidence that pro-Russian militants in Donbas use weapons manufactured in...

    Ex-British spy who complied unproven Trump dossier surfaces
    Mar08

    Ex-British spy who complied unproven Trump dossier surfaces

    A former British spy who compiled an explosive and unproven dossier on President Donald Trump`s purported activities in Russia has returned to work, according to the Associated Press. A 52-year-old Christopher Steele said Tuesday he is ”really pleased” to be back in his London office after a prolonged period out of public view. He went into...

    3rd day of ICJ hearings in The Hague: Ukraine comments on Russia`s ”arguments”
    Mar08

    3rd day of ICJ hearings in The Hague: Ukraine comments on Russia`s ”arguments”

    The International Court of Justice in The Hague is holding the third day of hearings in a Ukraine vs Russia case, where Kyiv insists on introducing provisional measures against the Russian Federation. Today, Ukraine will express its objections to the arguments submitted by Russian agents yesterday, March 7, according to an UNIAN correspondent in...

    Little-known firm acquires Russia license to produce gas in occupied Crimea – media
    Mar08

    Little-known firm acquires Russia license to produce gas in occupied Crimea – media

    A little-known privately owned oil and gas company, LLC Novye Proekty (New Projects), has acquired a Russian license for exploration and production of oil and gas on the Black Sea shelf of Russian-occupied Crimea, according to the Russian newspaper Kommersant. Businessman Anton Dornostup is the company`s chief owner, according to official...

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