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    U.S. urges Ukraine to strengthen its anti-graft measures
    Feb21

    U.S. urges Ukraine to strengthen its anti-graft measures

    The United States on the third anniversary of the Revolution of Dignity in Ukraine has called on the Kyiv authorities to boost efforts in fighting corruption and implementing reform, according to a statement by Mark C. Toner, the acting spokesperson of the U.S. State Department, released Monday, February 20. ”Three years ago, thousands of...

    Russia compiles psychological dossier on Trump for Putin
    Feb21

    Russia compiles psychological dossier on Trump for Putin

    A dossier on Donald Trump`s psychological makeup is being prepared for Russian President Vladimir Putin, according to NBC News. Among its preliminary conclusions is that the new American leader is a risk-taker who can be naive, according to a senior Kremlin adviser, NBC News reports. Trump ”doesn`t understand fully who is Mr. Putin — he is a...

    Russian troops attacked Ukrainian positions in Donbas 62 times in the past 24 hours, one Ukrainian soldier killed
    Feb20

    Russian troops attacked Ukrainian positions in Donbas 62 times in the past 24 hours, one Ukrainian soldier killed

    Russian troops shelled at Ukrainian territories massively using heavy weapons in Donbas in the last day. Russian troops conducted over 60 attacks in Donbas in the past 24 hours, 1 Ukrainian serviceman reported as killed in action (KIA), 1 as wounded in action (WIA), the death of the missing soldier was confirmed, a serviceman who was badly...

    Gas, heat supplied to Avdiyivka residents, water available on schedule – Donetsk regional governor
    Feb20

    Gas, heat supplied to Avdiyivka residents, water available on schedule – Donetsk regional governor

    Chairman of Donetsk regional military and civilian administration Pavlo Zhebrivsky has informed that gas and heat are now supplied to residents of Avdiyivka in Donetsk region, while water is available on schedule. ”Water in the town is available on schedule – from 16:00 to 22:00. Sewage and water pumps use power generators. Avdiyivka coke plant...

    Infamous Russia’s ambassador to the United Nation Vitaly Churkin died
    Feb20

    Infamous Russia’s ambassador to the United Nation Vitaly Churkin died

    Russia’s ambassador to the United Nation Vitaly Churkin has died suddenly in New York. The New York Post first reported that Vitaly Churkin, 64, had suffered a heart attack at the Russian consulate on East 67th street in Manhattan. The report adds that Churkin was unconscious when paramedics arrived at the location. He had been serving as...

    EU announces EUR 18 mln in humanitarian aid for people from Donbas
    Feb20

    EU announces EUR 18 mln in humanitarian aid for people from Donbas

    Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management Christos Stylianides has announced additional funding for people affected by the conflict in eastern Ukraine during his visit to the country, the EU Delegation to Ukraine reported Monday, February 20. ”The recent escalation of violence in eastern Ukraine, and its impact on the civilian...

    Wannabe ”diplomat” with backdoor plan to lease Crimea to Russia, MP Artemenko, excluded from Radical Party ranks
    Feb20

    Wannabe ”diplomat” with backdoor plan to lease Crimea to Russia, MP Artemenko, excluded from Radical Party ranks

    Ukrainian MP Andriy Artemenko, who recently came into a spotlight over the alleged attempt to back-channel to Washington a so-called plan on the Ukrainian-Russian settlement involving the lease of Crimea to Russia, was excluded from Radical Party faction Monday, according to MP Andriy Lozoviy. ”The decision of the Radical Party faction of [Oleh]...

    Germany says Russia violating Ukraine peace deal with passport order
    Feb20

    Germany says Russia violating Ukraine peace deal with passport order

    Russian President Vladimir Putin`s decision to temporarily recognize passports issued by the de-facto authorities of the occupied areas in eastern Ukraine violates the Minsk peace agreement, a German government spokesman said on Monday, according to Reuters. ”The recognition of travel documents issued by the self-declared Donetsk People`s...

    Putin wants to have Ukrainian Aleppo in Donbas – Poroshenko
    Feb20

    Putin wants to have Ukrainian Aleppo in Donbas – Poroshenko

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko says that Russia`s hybrid military forces in Donbas deliberately attack civilians, turning some areas in eastern Ukraine into a Ukrainian Aleppo, according to Germany`s Bild. ”In recent years, I have tested many agreements, but in fact, Russia has never abided by them. It`s as simple as that: If Putin...

    EU doesn`t recognize travel documents of self-proclaimed Donbas republics
    Feb20

    EU doesn`t recognize travel documents of self-proclaimed Donbas republics

    Spokesperson for EU Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Maja Kocijancic says that the European Union does not recognize travel documents issued by the self-proclaimed Donetsk People`s Republic (”DPR”) and Luhansk People`s Republic (”LPR”). ”Travel documents issued by the so-called `DPR/LPR` are not recognized within the European Union,” she said...

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