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    Getting hot in Donbas: Enemy fires 158 bombs at Zaitseve within 1.5 hours
    Mar30

    Getting hot in Donbas: Enemy fires 158 bombs at Zaitseve within 1.5 hours

    Donbas in eastern Ukraine has been seeing escalation since the early hours of Tuesday, and the village of Zaitseve is the hottest spot now, according to the press center of the Anti-Terrorist Operation headquarters. ”Enemy attacks in the Donetsk sector were aimed at Ukrainian troops in the villages of Luhanske, Mayorsk, Opytne and Novhorodske,...

    NABU fails to detain bribe-taking judge who flees while shooting
    Mar29

    NABU fails to detain bribe-taking judge who flees while shooting

    Director of the National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine (NABU) Artem Sytnyk has briefed Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko about an unsuccessful operation to detain a judge who was caught red-handed while taking a bribe. ”The National Anti-Corruption Bureau`s director informed the president about a special operation to detain a judge who has...

    Putin: Russian arms exports hit $14.5 bln in 2015, more than planned
    Mar29

    Putin: Russian arms exports hit $14.5 bln in 2015, more than planned

    Russia`s arms exports totaled $14.5 billion last year, more than originally planned, Russian news agencies quoted President Vladimir Putin as saying on Tuesday, according to Reuters.The total portfolio of foreign orders for Russian arms has exceeded $56 billion, Putin told a meeting of the presidential commission on military-technical...

    Tombinski concerned about investigation into anti-corruption NGO in Ukraine
    Mar29

    Tombinski concerned about investigation into anti-corruption NGO in Ukraine

    Head of the Delegation of the European Union to Ukraine Jan Tombinski says he is concerned about investigations conducted by the Prosecutor General`s Office (PGO) into an anti-corruption non-governmental organization in Ukraine.”I am concerned about recent reports about investigations by the Prosecutor General`s Office into the activities of a...

    Canada wants anti-Russian sanctions to be maintained or strengthened
    Mar29

    Canada wants anti-Russian sanctions to be maintained or strengthened

    Canadian Foreign Affairs Minister Stephane Dion says Canada insists that collective sanctions against Russia either be maintained or strengthened, according to portal Macleans.”The sanctions imposed on Russia in retaliation for its aggression against Ukraine are effective only because they are being imposed by a large number of countries. Canada...

    Kerry`s suitcase during Moscow visit contained documents for talks — Russian diplomat
    Mar29

    Kerry`s suitcase during Moscow visit contained documents for talks — Russian diplomat

    During his last week`s visit to Moscow, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry was carrying a suitcase that contained documents for the negotiations, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Ryabkov told reporters on Tuesday, Russian news agency TASS reported.”[There were] documents for talks with Putin and Lavrov,” the high-ranking diplomat said...

    Sakvarelidze`s dismissal `clearing of comfortable field` for Shokin`s successor controlled by AP – expert
    Mar29

    Sakvarelidze`s dismissal `clearing of comfortable field` for Shokin`s successor controlled by AP – expert

    The dismissal of Deputy Prosecutor General Davit Sakvaralidze from the prosecution bodies is a clearing of ”comfortable field for the future Prosecutor General,” who will be controlled by the Administration of the President of Ukraine, head of the board of the Anti-Corruption Action Center (AntAC), a Ukrainian civil society organization, Vitaliy...

    NBU sells $26.2 mln to support hryvnia
    Mar29

    NBU sells $26.2 mln to support hryvnia

    The National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) has sold $26.2 million to the banks to smooth out currency rate fluctuations, according to a statement of Director of the NBU Open Markets Department Serhiy Ponomarenko provided for UNIAN.The NBU attributes the current supply and demand imbalances on the currency market to holidays in Europe and the United...

    Court rules to seize E-Pay payment system accounts for aiding DPR-LPR militants
    Mar29

    Court rules to seize E-Pay payment system accounts for aiding DPR-LPR militants

    The Kyiv Pechersk District Court has ruled to seize funds kept in bank accounts and cards of E-Pay payment system, as well as its management for assisting militants of the so-called Donetsk People`s Republic (DPR) and Luhansk People`s Republic (LPR).As stated in a number of court decisions published in the Unified State Register of Court...

    Economy Ministry forecasts industrial output growth of 2% over six mths
    Mar29

    Economy Ministry forecasts industrial output growth of 2% over six mths

    The Ukrainian Ministry of Economic Development and Trade forecasts industrial production in Ukraine will grow by 2% in the first half of 2016, the ministry reported on its website.According to the forecast, the industrial recovery during the period will be propped up by a gradual improvement on global markets, the recovery in certain economic...

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