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    Ukraine, Greece developing project to launch ferry service
    Sep21

    Ukraine, Greece developing project to launch ferry service

    Ukraine and Greece have agreed to develop a project to launch a ferry crossing service between the two countries, according to the Ukrainian Sea Ports Authority. The relevant agreements were reached during the first technical meeting of experts on the development of cooperation between Ukraine and the Republic of Greece in the maritime sector...

    Deputy Rada Speaker names conditions for holding elections in Donbas
    Sep21

    Deputy Rada Speaker names conditions for holding elections in Donbas

    The elections in the occupied areas of Donbas can only take place after ”sustainable peace” is reached, as well as complete disarmament of militants and re-establishment of control over the Ukrainian-Russian border First Deputy Head of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Iryna Gerashchenko said during a working session of the fourth meeting of the...

    No plot from abroad after EuroMaidan – Obama
    Sep21

    No plot from abroad after EuroMaidan – Obama

    No external pressure was exerted upon Ukraine in the process of the change of government in 2014, after the Revolution of Dignity, President of the United States Barack Obama said during his address to the 71st Session of the United Nations General Assembly. ”In Europe, the progress of those countries in the former Soviet bloc that embraced...

    Canada becomes another country to not recognize the Russian elections in annexed Crimea
    Sep20

    Canada becomes another country to not recognize the Russian elections in annexed Crimea

    Canada won`t recognize elections to Russia`s State Duma, which took place in occupied Crimea, according to a statement by Canada`s Foreign Minister Stephane Dion, Ukraine Today reports. Previously, a range of European countries, such as Sweden, Romania, France and the UK, alongside the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe and the EU...

    Ukrainian Parliament ratifies deal on EUR 400 mln EIB loan for agribusiness
    Sep20

    Ukrainian Parliament ratifies deal on EUR 400 mln EIB loan for agribusiness

    The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine ratified an agreement with the European Investment Bank (EIB) on attracting a 12-year loan for EUR 400 million, to be used to support the fishing industry, as well as small and medium agribusiness. ”The borrower is the Ukrainian State, which with the participation of the Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Ukreximbank...

    Putin`s combat divers to guard Crimea-Russia energy bridge
    Sep20

    Putin`s combat divers to guard Crimea-Russia energy bridge

    The Russian National Guard took control over the issue of protection of the so-called energy bridge to the Russian-occupied Crimea. It is also planned to use their expertise on a permanent basis to protect the yet-to-be-completed transport bridge over the Kerch strait, according to the National Guard`s deputy chief Lieutenant-General Oleg...

    E-money transactions 1.6 times up in H1 – National Bank of Ukraine
    Sep20

    E-money transactions 1.6 times up in H1 – National Bank of Ukraine

    Transactions with electronic money to pay for products, work and services in the first half of 2016 amounted to UAH 1.8 billion, which is by 1.6 times up on the same period in 2015, according to the National Bank of Ukraine (NBU). The total amount of electronic money issued in the first six months of 2016 almost doubled year-over-year, from UAH...

    New snipers arrive in occupied Yasynuvata – Ukrainian defense speaker
    Sep20

    New snipers arrive in occupied Yasynuvata – Ukrainian defense speaker

    Groups of snipers have arrived in the occupied town of Yasynuvata in Donetsk region to reinforce Russian-backed militant troops, according to a Ukrainian defense ministry spokesman. ”Military intelligence reports say that a sniper unit has arrived in Yasynuvata to beef up illegal armed groups,” Ukrainian Defense Ministry spokesman for...

    Ukraine Parliament outlaws newly elected Russian Duma, its acts to be deemed as illegitimate
    Sep20

    Ukraine Parliament outlaws newly elected Russian Duma, its acts to be deemed as illegitimate

    Ukraine`s Verkhovna Rada has passed a resolution to outlaw recent elections to the Russian State Duma, thus the results of the elections, legal effects, Duma members, their authority, acts and decisions that will be passed will be declared as illegitimate. The resolution was backed by 264 Members of Parliament in Ukraine. In particular, the...

    Ukraine reports three soldiers wounded in Donbas in past day
    Sep20

    Ukraine reports three soldiers wounded in Donbas in past day

    No Ukrainian soldiers were killed, but three were wounded in the Anti-Terrorist Operation (ATO) zone in Donbas in the past day, according to Defense Ministry speaker for ATO issues Andriy Lysenko. ”In particular, two soldiers were wounded in a grenade blast when they hit a booby trap, and the third had a gunshot wound. All these cases happened...

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