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    Ukraine ready to negotiate ”Yanukovych loan” with Russia but prepares for London trial – Finance Minister
    Sep13

    Ukraine ready to negotiate ”Yanukovych loan” with Russia but prepares for London trial – Finance Minister

    Acting in compliance with the current program, approved by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) regarding carrying out negotiations with Russia in ”good faith”, Ukraine is ready to enter into further talks to solve a dispute over a $3 billion loan received in December 2013 as part of an agreement between Russian President Vladimir Putin and then...

    Consumer basket-2016: difference from European minimum
    Sep13

    Consumer basket-2016: difference from European minimum

    The Ukrainian government is going to approve the consumer basket for 2016, a draft of which has already been published online, according to Ukrainian news service TSN. The consumer minimum, which the Cabinet considers sufficient for the average Ukrainian, there is no cell phone included, but there still is a radio set. No international travel...

    2 Ukraine troops killed, 15 wounded in Donbas in last day – president`s adviser
    Sep13

    2 Ukraine troops killed, 15 wounded in Donbas in last day – president`s adviser

    Two Ukrainian soldiers were killed in action and another 15 were reported wounded in the Donbas conflict zone in the last 24 hours, Ukraine`s presidential adviser Yuriy Biryukov wrote on Facebook. Biryukov reported that the two soldiers were killed and five wounded, in an attack launched by an enemy sabotage and reconnaissance group, but he did...

    Ukraine would sue Russia over violation of UN Convention on Law of Sea – Foreign Minister
    Sep13

    Ukraine would sue Russia over violation of UN Convention on Law of Sea – Foreign Minister

    This week Ukraine will lodge with the International Court a comprehensive large-scale lawsuit against the Russian Federation concerning the violation of the UN Convention on the Law of the Sea, Ukraine`s Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin told ICTV, according to Ukrainska Pravda. ”The first big lawsuit will be filed just this week. It regards the...

    Ukraine is ready to boycott PACE if Russian delegation admitted – MFA Klimkin
    Sep13

    Ukraine is ready to boycott PACE if Russian delegation admitted – MFA Klimkin

    Ukrainian side may suspend the membership in PACE if the powers of the Russian delegation are recognized, in spite of the illegitimate nature of the elections to the State Duma of Russia on the territory of annexed Crimea, Ukrainian Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin said on a Svoboda Slova talk show on Ukraine`s ICTV, Europeiska Pravda reports. ”We...

    71st  session of UN General Assembly to open in NY Sep 13
    Sep13

    71st session of UN General Assembly to open in NY Sep 13

    The delegates will consider 170 issues on the session`s agenda. The main topics are declared the sustainable development goals, the settlement of internal and inter-state conflicts, and migration issues. The official opening ceremony is scheduled for 15:00 local time (22:00 Kyiv time). Delegations from 193 countries will take part in the UN...

    Ex-governor of Kyiv region Melnychuk found in Lavra – media
    Sep13

    Ex-governor of Kyiv region Melnychuk found in Lavra – media

    Former chairman of the Kyiv Regional State Administration Maksym Melnychuk Saturday was spotted on the territory of Kyiv-Pechersk Lavra, Ukrainska Pravda reported, citing a senior source in the Prosecutor General`s Office. ”He was not arrested and is probably at home now,” said the source. The report claims the PGO has not enough evidence to...

    Ukraine reports two Ukrainian soldiers killed in actions, five wounded, one missing
    Sep13

    Ukraine reports two Ukrainian soldiers killed in actions, five wounded, one missing

    A Ukrainian armed forces position near the village of Stanytsia Luhanska in Luhansk region, eastern Ukraine, was attacked by an enemy special forces unit at about 16:00 local time on Monday, September 12, according to the press center of the Anti-Terrorist Operation (ATO) headquarters. ”As a result of fighting, two [Ukrainian] servicemen were...

    OSCE doesn’t see Russian troops in Donbas – Klimkin
    Sep13

    OSCE doesn’t see Russian troops in Donbas – Klimkin

    OSCE monitors do not report on Russian troops in Donbas, because those soldiers do not sport the Russian insignia on their uniform, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine Pavlo Klimkin said in an interview with TSN, commenting on the statement of OSCE Secretary General Lamberto Zannier, who said that the organization could not confirm the...

    Letter from Ukrainian film-maker Sentsov smuggled out of Russian prison – media
    Sep13

    Letter from Ukrainian film-maker Sentsov smuggled out of Russian prison – media

    The Ukrainian film director Oleg Sentsov, who is serving a 20-year prison sentence in Russia, has smuggled a defiant letter from his jail in Siberia, comparing himself to a ”nail that will not bend,” according to The Guardian. In his first letter successfully smuggled out of jail, he denounces Russia`s ”cowardly” war in Ukraine – a war in which...

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