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    Defense Bulletin: Defense reform in Ukraine to be based on NATO standards
    Jun06

    Defense Bulletin: Defense reform in Ukraine to be based on NATO standards

    The reform of Ukraine`s defense sector will be based on NATO standards, according to the Ukrainian Strategic Defense Bulletin.”The Strategic Defense Bulletin is a road map of the defense reform based on NATO principles,” the Ukrainian presidential administration said, introducing the bulletin.The document provides for the active participation in...

    Russia won`t extradite Yanukovych to Ukraine
    Jun06

    Russia won`t extradite Yanukovych to Ukraine

    The Russian Prosecutor General`s Office (PGO) has refused to detain and extradite former Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych to Ukraine, citing political repression, according to Russian news agency RBC. A request to extradite Yanukovych has been dismissed on the grounds stipulated for in Article 3 of the European Convention on Extradition of...

    EU accounts for half of all Ukrainian wheat exports since July 2015
    Jun06

    EU accounts for half of all Ukrainian wheat exports since July 2015

    The European Union accounted for half of all Ukrainian wheat exports in the current marketing year, which started on July 1, 2015, and will end on June 30, 2016, according to Ukraine`s trade representative Nataliya Mykolska.”Actual data of our partners in the European Commission`s Directorate-General for Agriculture [and Rural Development] shows...

    TASS: Almost 40 people wounded in attacks in Kazakhstan`s Aktobe — ministry
    Jun06

    TASS: Almost 40 people wounded in attacks in Kazakhstan`s Aktobe — ministry

    Thirty-eight people were wounded in Sunday`s extremists` attacks, six people killed, reports the Kazakh Health Ministry, according to Russian news agency TASS.Thirty-eight people were wounded as extremists attacked gun shops and an army unit in Kazakhstan`s northwestern city of Aktobe on Sunday, the country`s Health Minister Tamara Duysenova...

    Poroshenko enacts Ukraine`s defense road map
    Jun06

    Poroshenko enacts Ukraine`s defense road map

    President Petro Poroshenko has signed a decree to enact a resolution of the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine of May 20, 2016, on the Strategic Defense Bulletin of Ukraine, according to the presidential administration.The Strategic Defense Bulletin of Ukraine is a document of defense planning elaborated following the defense review...

    Ukrainian border guards to get higher pay
    Jun06

    Ukrainian border guards to get higher pay

    Ukrainian Border Guard Service press secretary Oleh Slobodyan announces an increase in guardsmen`s salaries, in particular, a junior officer will get about UAH 9,500, or $380, per month.”The State Border Guard Service has received funding for payment of decent salaries to personnel. As the President of Ukraine promised on May 28, from now a...

    Intl BALTOPS exercise begins in Finland today
    Jun06

    Intl BALTOPS exercise begins in Finland today

    The annual BALTOPS naval exercise begins on Monday in the exercise area in Syndalen, according to the Finland Times.Finland, Sweden, the United States, the Netherlands, Italy, Great Britain, and Germany will participate in the training phase, Finland Times reports.Finland and Sweden will be involved in the training only from Monday to Wednesday,...

    Kremlin responds to UN statement on movement of Russian forces to Donbas
    Jun06

    Kremlin responds to UN statement on movement of Russian forces to Donbas

    Kremlin`s spokesman Dmitriy Peskov called groundless the UN official`s statement that there were credible reports of the Russian troops and heavy weapons moving into and across Donbas, according to an UNIAN correspondent in Russia.”Any such statements are nothing but groundless accusations until they are backed by some evidence. This has not been...

    Kremlin does not want to comment on Akhmetov`s entry ban to occupied Donbas
    Jun06

    Kremlin does not want to comment on Akhmetov`s entry ban to occupied Donbas

    The Kremlin refused to comment on the situation around the entry ban that the authorities of the self-proclaimed Donetsk People`s Republic (DPR) imposed against representatives of former political and business elite, including Ukrainian businessman Rinat Akhmetov, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told journalists on Monday.”I would not want to...

    Ukraine government to select customs service chief in near future
    Jun06

    Ukraine government to select customs service chief in near future

    New chief of the Ukrainian customs service may be appointed in the near future, according to Yuriy Fedchyshyn, the advisor to Prime Minister of Ukraine and deputy head of the State Fiscal Service (SFS), which is in charge of the customs operations.”The chief of the customs service will be appointed in the near future, and the selection process is...

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