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    Removal of Berkut arms from Maidan: suspect`s name confirmed
    Jul27

    Removal of Berkut arms from Maidan: suspect`s name confirmed

    ”Nikhto Krim Nas” [No one but us] civic organization has confirmed that the organization`s leader Oleksandr Kovalyov assisted the Berkut officers in getting rid of the weapons and withdrawing from Kyiv, Yuriy Slyniavchuk, a member of the organization, said, according to 112 Ukraine TV Channel.”Yes, indeed, Oleksandr Kovalyov was suspected,” he...

    State Land Bank in Ukraine declared insolvent
    Jul27

    State Land Bank in Ukraine declared insolvent

    The National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) has decided to declare the State Land Bank insolvent.In March 2016, the State Land Bank was included in the group of problem banks due to the conflict of interest at the banking institution, and till date it has not met the regulator`s requirements to remove the infringements. What is more, the situation is...

    Turkey moving towards dictatorship – Gulen
    Jul27

    Turkey moving towards dictatorship – Gulen

    The reclusive cleric accused by Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan of orchestrating a failed coup has demanded that the U.S. resist demands for his extradition from Pennsylvania, according to The Guardian.”Turkey`s president is blackmailing the United States,” preacher Fethullah Gulen wrote in a New York Times opinion piece on Tuesday, The...

    Bloomberg: Chernobyl`s atomic wasteland may be reborn with solar energy
    Jul27

    Bloomberg: Chernobyl`s atomic wasteland may be reborn with solar energy

    Ukraine`s looking toward the sun to put a radioactive wasteland back into business, according to Bloomberg.”Thirty years after atomic fallout from the Chernobyl [also known as Chornobyl] meltdown rendered an area the size of Luxembourg uninhabitable for centuries, Ukraine is seeking investors to develop solar power near the defunct Soviet...

    Oil dips to remain near three-month lows as headwinds persist – Reuters
    Jul27

    Oil dips to remain near three-month lows as headwinds persist – Reuters

    Oil prices dipped in Asian trading on Wednesday as plentiful supplies and slowing economic growth weighed on markets, although some analysts said that the current downtrend would be modest and see a recovery later this year, according to Reuters.International Brent crude oil futures LCOc1 were trading at $44.81 at 01:48 GMT, down 6 cents from...

    8 killed in multiple bomb attacks in Baghdad
    Jul27

    8 killed in multiple bomb attacks in Baghdad

    At least eight people were killed and 23 others injured Tuesday in multiple bomb attacks across Baghdad, authorities said, according to Anadolu Agency.A police officer was killed when a bomb detonated that was planted in his vehicle in al-Adl in the western area of the capital, according to the country`s interior ministry, Anadolu Agency...

    Russian proxies use 122mm artillery to attack Ukraine troops in Avdiyivka
    Jul27

    Russian proxies use 122mm artillery to attack Ukraine troops in Avdiyivka

    The combined Russian-separatist forces attacked the Ukrainian army positions in eastern Ukraine 39 times in the past 24 hours, shelling the town of Avdiyivka with the use of banned artillery systems, according to the press center of the Anti-Terrorist Operation (ATO) Headquarters.”The town of Avdiyivka remains a hot spot. The enemy fired 122mm...

    RFE/RL: Turkish crackdown nets top generals in NATO`s Afghan force
    Jul27

    RFE/RL: Turkish crackdown nets top generals in NATO`s Afghan force

    Turkey on July 26 widened its crackdown after a failed coup by detaining the top Turkish military generals that are serving as part of NATO forces in Afghanistan, according to Radio Liberty.Turkish media reports said Major General Mehmet Cahit Bakir and Brigadier General Sener Topuc were detained by authorities at Dubai International Airport in...

    NBU keeps official exchange rate at UAH 24.78 to dollar
    Jul27

    NBU keeps official exchange rate at UAH 24.78 to dollar

    The National Bank of Ukraine on Tuesday evening kept the official hryvnia exchange rate at the level of UAH 24.78 to the dollar.The Central Bank set the following official exchange rates of the hryvnia against leading foreign currencies for July 27:$100 costs UAH 2,478.5259 (on July 26, it was UAH 2,478.7745);EUR 100 costs UAH 2,725.6349 (on July...

    Reuters: Democrat Clinton makes history, wins U.S. presidential nomination
    Jul27

    Reuters: Democrat Clinton makes history, wins U.S. presidential nomination

    Hillary Clinton secured the Democratic Party`s White House nomination, coming back from a stinging defeat in her first presidential run in 2008 and surviving a bitter primary fight to become the first woman to head the ticket of a major party in U.S. history, according to Reuters.In a symbolic show of party unity, Clinton`s former rival, U.S....

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