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    European Investment Bank ready to give Ukraine USD 3 billion for oil pipeline
    Oct16

    European Investment Bank ready to give Ukraine USD 3 billion for oil pipeline

    The European Investment Bank (EIB) is ready to invest USD 3 billion in construction of the Ukrainian part of the oil pipeline Urengoy-Pomary-Uzhgorod. Governor of the National Bank of Ukraine Valeria Hontareva told a press conference in Kyiv, a Ukrinform correspondent reports. Projects totaling USD 3 billion were considered by the European...

    Azarov secretly meets with Russian MPs
    Oct16

    Azarov secretly meets with Russian MPs

    Fugitive Prime Minister of Ukraine Mykola Azarov was invited to meet with members of the State Duma, which will take place on Thursday. Member of the State Duma Committee on CIS, Eurasian Integration and Ties with Compatriots Robert Schlegel told the Russian service of Novosti. “The meeting will be closed to the press. It starts about 14...

    Poroshenko creates Council on Judicial Reform
    Oct16

    Poroshenko creates Council on Judicial Reform

    President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko signed a Decree on creation of the Council on the Judicial Reform and appointed Deputy Head of the Presidential Administration Oleksiy Filatov as its coordinator. The presidential press service informs about this. “During a meeting with Olekiy Filatov, the President stressed that after adoption of the Law “On...

    Reverse gas for Ukraine no longer belongs to Gazprom – commissioner
    Oct16

    Reverse gas for Ukraine no longer belongs to Gazprom – commissioner

    European companies supply to Ukraine in a reverse mode the natural gas purchased from Gazprom and therefore it no longer belongs to the Russian company. European Commission Vice President Guenther Oettinger said this, while explaining the legality of reverse gas supplies to Ukraine from the EU and their compliance with the rules of the energy...

    Ukraine loses three more soldiers
    Oct16

    Ukraine loses three more soldiers

    Three Ukrainian soldiers have been killed in the area of the anti-terrorist operation in eastern Ukraine in the past 24 hours. Ukrainian National Security and Defense Council (NSDC) information and analytical center spokesman Andriy Lysenko said this at a briefing on Thursday. “As a result of shelling in the past day, three Ukrainian...

    First stage of lustration: Government dismisses 39 officials
    Oct16

    First stage of lustration: Government dismisses 39 officials

    The Ukrainian government has made the first lustration decisions, with 39 civil servants of higher categories expected to be dismissed. Prime Minister Arseniy Yatseniuk said this at a government meeting on Thursday, a Ukrinform correspondent reported. “According to the major provision of the law of Ukraine on the cleansing of power, the...

    MPs want to change election law less than week before voting
    Oct16

    MPs want to change election law less than week before voting

    At a meeting on Monday, the Verkhovna Rada plans to approve amendments to the election law. Speaker Oleksandr Turchynov told this. “The Verkhovna Rada of the seventh convocation, which prematurely terminates its authorities, shall approve amendments to the election law to enable every Ukrainian patriot to vote, who now defends Ukraine with the...

    Situation in Ukraine’s eastern regions. Map
    Oct16

    Situation in Ukraine’s eastern regions. Map

    The situation in eastern Ukraine remains tense. Despite the declared ceasefire, terrorists continue to shell Ukrainian army positions.

    Sanctions not hampering dialogue with Russia – Merkel
    Oct16

    Sanctions not hampering dialogue with Russia – Merkel

    Sanctions against Russia because of its actions with regard to Ukraine were necessary to resolve the conflict, but they do not preclude dialogue with Moscow. German Chancellor Angela Merkel said this in Berlin on Thursday, delivering a speech in the Bundestag on the occasion of her participation in the ASEM summit, a Ukrinform correspondent in...

    Luhansk region without electricity, water due to actions of militants
    Oct16

    Luhansk region without electricity, water due to actions of militants

    The whole of Luhansk region remained without electricity on Wednesday evening due to combat actions between the Armed Forces of Ukraine and the 32nd detached Cossack unit of the so-called “Don Army,” headed by Dremov. The power line was ruined in the area of Batkhmivka. Head of the Luhansk Regional State Administration Hennadiy Moskal wrote on...

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