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    Situation in Ukraine’s eastern regions. Map
    Dec11

    Situation in Ukraine’s eastern regions. Map

    The situation in eastern Ukraine remains tense. Despite the declared ceasefire, terrorists continue to fire at Ukrainian army positions. The map that reflects the situation in Donbas as of 12.00 on December 11 has been released by the information and analytical center of the National Security and Defense Council.

    Russia may cut off Ukraine’s access to Black Sea – MEP
    Dec11

    Russia may cut off Ukraine’s access to Black Sea – MEP

    The possibility that Russia will try to create a corridor from Donbas to Crimea is growing. MEP Jacek Saryusz-Wolski said this in an interview with Polskie Radio, the Yevropeiska Pravda online newspaper reported. In addition, he said, a scenario is possible that Russia will try to cut off Ukraine’s access to the Black Sea and create a...

    This is Ukraine today – December 10: No Ukrainian military were killed in the last 24 hours in the ATO area – this is a first such day since the beginning of the operation
    Dec11

    This is Ukraine today – December 10: No Ukrainian military were killed in the last 24 hours in the ATO area – this is a first such day since the beginning of the operation

    Maidan Community Sector, Lviv: Dear friends! December 10 – No Ukrainian military were killed in the last 24 hours in the ATO area – this is a first such day since the beginning of the operation, – informed NSDC spokesman Andriy Lysenko. December 10 – The leader of Russian terrorist “cossack regiment” in Pervomaisk Yevhen Ishchenko is...

    Yatseniuk to meet NATO secretary general on Dec 15
    Dec11

    Yatseniuk to meet NATO secretary general on Dec 15

    Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatseniuk plans to meet with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg on December 15 and discuss the government’s stand on the cancellation of Ukraine’s non-bloc status and the replenishment of Trust Funds for the country. He said this from the parliament’s rostrum on Thursday, while presenting a...

    EU plans to strengthen sanctions on Crimea
    Dec11

    EU plans to strengthen sanctions on Crimea

    The EU will strengthen its sanctions with respect to the tourism industry in Crimea, as well as the exploration of oil and gas on the peninsula, Reuters has reported, citing a draft decision by the EU. It is planned that the European Union will widen its ban on investment in Crimea to include barring the sale of technology for oil and gas...

    Premier: Budget deficit – almost UAH 70 billion
    Dec11

    Premier: Budget deficit – almost UAH 70 billion

    The government keeps deficit of the state budget within the frames of UAH 68 billion, which is about 4%. Prime Minister Arseniy Yatseniuk said, speaking in the Verkhovna Rada. He noted that deficit of NJSC Naftogaz of Ukraine is larger than the whole budget of the country. Earlier, presenting a program of government actions, Yatseniuk said that...

    Another two deputy groups created in Rada
    Dec11

    Another two deputy groups created in Rada

    Two new interfactional deputy groups were created in the Verkhovna Rada and a deputy of the All-Ukrainian Association Batkivshchyna was elected. Parliament Speaker Volodymyr Hroisman announced this, Ukrinform’s correspondent reports. In particular, the deputies set up a group Agrarian Association, headed by Leonid Kozachenko and a group...

    Yatseniuk names three challenges to Ukraine
    Dec11

    Yatseniuk names three challenges to Ukraine

    Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatseniuk has announced three major challenges currently facing Ukraine. He said this in parliament on Thursday, while presenting a government action program. He said that the first challenge was a threat to independence. “This threat is related, first and foremost, to Russian aggression,” Yatseniuk...

    Finance Ministry borrows UAH 1.5 billion
    Dec11

    Finance Ministry borrows UAH 1.5 billion

    Finance Ministry held the planned placement of government bonds Wednesday and attracted UAH 1.5 billion to the budget. The Finance Ministry press service informs. By results of the planned placement of government bonds December 10, 2014, UAH 1.5 billion was attracted to the state budget. The Finance Ministry placed bonds for the term of two years...

    Situation in Ukraine’s health care system critical – WHO
    Dec11

    Situation in Ukraine’s health care system critical – WHO

    The World Health Organization (WHO) has said that the situation in Ukraine’s medical sector is critical, the WHO press service has reported. “No child has been vaccinated in the areas affected by conflict since September 2014, sending polio vaccine coverage down to less than 30-40%… In 60 villages located in between the front...

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