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    Poroshenko sure Trump won`t change U.S. policy on Ukraine – Reuters
    Nov25

    Poroshenko sure Trump won`t change U.S. policy on Ukraine – Reuters

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said on Thursday he did not expect the election of Donald Trump to the White House to bring any great change in U.S. support for his country, according to Reuters. Saying Kyiv had enjoyed support from both parties in Washington in its confrontation with Russia, Poroshenko told a news conference after a summit...

    Ukraine`s newly-appointed 23-year-old anti-corruption official complains over bullying
    Nov25

    Ukraine`s newly-appointed 23-year-old anti-corruption official complains over bullying

    Anna Kalynchuk, recently appointed Acting Director of Lustration Department at the Ministry of Justice, has reported harassment in social networks and Ukrainian media. ”My Facebook page has been sifted down to the year of 2013. They compared me with Anastasia [Deyeva, the 24-year-old newly-appointed deputy minister of interior], ”analyzed” my...

    Son of Mustafe Dzhemilev, a leader of the Crimean Tatar people, set to be released from Russian custody
    Nov24

    Son of Mustafe Dzhemilev, a leader of the Crimean Tatar people, set to be released from Russian custody

    Russian court has recognized Hayser Dzhemilev a citizen of Ukraine, his lawyer Nikolay Polozov wrote on Facebook. Hayser is a son of the Ukrainian president`s envoy to the Crimean Tatar people and leader of the Crimean Tatar people, Ukrainian MP Mustafa Dzhemilev. The court ruling means that there should be no obstructions for Hayser Dzhemilev to...

    Yanukovych to hold presser Nov 25 following questioning via video conference
    Nov24

    Yanukovych to hold presser Nov 25 following questioning via video conference

    Russian state-owned news agency TASS has announced a press conference of fugitive president Viktor Yanukovych to be held in Rostov-on-Don November 25. According to an UNIAN correspondent in Russia, the press conference is scheduled for 19:00 Moscow time on Friday. ”A press conference of the fourth president of Ukraine, Viktor Yanukovych, will be...

    Ukraine-EU summit starts today
    Nov24

    Ukraine-EU summit starts today

    On Thursday, November 24, Brussels will host talks between the leaders of Ukraine and the European Union in the framework of the Ukraine-EU summit. The summit`s agenda will include some 20 issues. The first issue listed on the agenda regards priorities in political and economic reforms, including the EU assistance. The second question to be...

    Trump says No to another ”reset” with Russia
    Nov23

    Trump says No to another ”reset” with Russia

    U.S. President-elect Donald Trump said there should be no reset in Washington`s relations with Moscow, The New York Times reports. The U.S. president-elect said that he had talked with President Vladimir Putin of Russia since winning the election, but he did not elaborate, according to The New York Times. He said it would be ”nice” if he and Mr....

    Press service of Ukrainian billionaire Victor Pinchuk reveals why he gave $150,000 to Trump in 2015
    Nov23

    Press service of Ukrainian billionaire Victor Pinchuk reveals why he gave $150,000 to Trump in 2015

    Ukrainian billionaire Victor Pinchuk gave $150,000 to the Trump Foundation in 2015 for the organization of Donald Trump`s participation in a conference, according to Ukrainian news outlet Ukrayinska Pravda. ”The money was paid to president-elect Trump`s foundation for support of a video conference call during the Yalta European Strategy annual...

    Trump`s key quotes on Ukraine and Russian agression (tweets, videos, links)
    Nov09

    Trump`s key quotes on Ukraine and Russian agression (tweets, videos, links)

    U.S. billionaire Donald Trump, whom the Americans just chose their 45th president have mentioned Ukraine and Crimea on numerous occasions – both during his campaign and before. This is the most important quotes of the new President-elect on this issue. February 28 2014, when Vladimir Putin`s ”little green men” were seizing Crimea, Trump tweeted:...

    Secret ledger in Ukraine lists cash for Donald Trump`s campaign chief
    Aug15

    Secret ledger in Ukraine lists cash for Donald Trump`s campaign chief

    On a leafy side street off Independence Square in Kyiv is an office used for years by Donald J. Trump`s campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, when he consulted for Ukraine`s ruling political party. His furniture and personal items were still there as recently as May, according to The New York Times. See also: Ex-Yanukovych adviser to lead Trump...

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