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    President signes Law to establish ProZorro system in defense procurements
    Jun01

    President signes Law to establish ProZorro system in defense procurements

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko signed Law of Ukraine on Peculiarities of Procurement of Goods and Services for Ensuring Defense Needs, the president`s press service has told UNIAN.”It is a real joy today. Months of struggle for legislative settlement and reformation of defensive procurements are finally over,” the President said after the...

    NABU probes National Bank in UAH 12 bln embezzlement case
    Jun01

    NABU probes National Bank in UAH 12 bln embezzlement case

    The National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine (NABU) is investigating into the signs of unlawful refinancing by the National Bank of Ukraine of a number of commercial banks worth a total of UAH 12 billion.Investigators claim that in 2014-2015, officials of the National Bank, acting deliberately and abusing their official position in the...

    Ukraine-made BTR-4 Bucephalus APC undergoes amphibious testing
    Jun01

    Ukraine-made BTR-4 Bucephalus APC undergoes amphibious testing

    The National Academy of the National Guard of Ukraine has published on its YouTube channel a video footage showing amphibious testing of BTR-4 Bucefalus produced in Kharkiv. It is noted that the armored vehicle has several modifications with various power units and additional gear, depending on tasks to be performed.”BTR-4 is a project of the...

    Russian FSB`s plan to neutralize Mejlis drafted in 2015 – media
    Jun01

    Russian FSB`s plan to neutralize Mejlis drafted in 2015 – media

    Office of the Russian FSB Federal Security Service in the annexed Crimea in the spring of 2015 developed a three-year plan to neutralize the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar people, the representative body of the local Muslim minority nation which largely stood up against the Russian occupation forces on the peninsula, according to Ukrainska...

    Ukrainian Envoy urges Berlin to respond to German politician`s visit to occupied Crimea
    Jun01

    Ukrainian Envoy urges Berlin to respond to German politician`s visit to occupied Crimea

    Ambassador of Ukraine to the Federal Republic of Germany Andriy Melnyk urged the German Foreign Ministry to condemn the visit of a German politician Andreas Maurer to the Russian-occupied Crimea.”In relation to the illegal visit of the member of Die Linke Party, Maurer, to the occupied Crimea, I called on the German Foreign Ministry to strongly...

    Drug bust in Rotterdam seaport: 150 kg of cocaine revealed on tip of Ukraine border guards
    Jun01

    Drug bust in Rotterdam seaport: 150 kg of cocaine revealed on tip of Ukraine border guards

    A few weeks ago, the operatives of the State Border Guard Service of Ukraine obtained information one of the drug trafficking channels from South America to Western Europe, the border guards` spokesman Oleh Slobodian wrote on Facebook.”Border guards further managed to establish a number of persons involved in the international criminal group, as...

    Egypt may allow imports of Ukrainian beef
    Jun01

    Egypt may allow imports of Ukrainian beef

    Egypt and Ukraine are agreeing a draft veterinary certificate which will allow Ukrainian producers to supply chilled and frozen boneless beef to the Egyptian market, the press service of the Ukrainian State Service for Food Safety and Consumer Rights Protection reported.”The Ukrainian side has submitted for consideration of Egyptian colleagues a...

    Klitschko: Kyiv has potential to become global city of Eastern Europe
    Jun01

    Klitschko: Kyiv has potential to become global city of Eastern Europe

    Kyiv has a potential to grow into a global city of the Eastern Europe, Kyiv Mayor Vitaliy Klitschko commented upon arrival in the United States, where he will participate in Chicago Forum on Global Cities, according to the press service of the mayor.”Kyiv definitely has a potential to become a global city. The issue is to utilize this potential...

    Hryvnia strengthens to UAH 25.11 to dollar on interbank market
    Jun01

    Hryvnia strengthens to UAH 25.11 to dollar on interbank market

    Hryvnia quotations against the dollar on the interbank currency market on Wednesday strengthened to UAH 25.07/25.11 to the dollar by the middle of trade, a broker at a commercial bank has told an UNIAN correspondent.Hryvnia quotes against the euro have settled at UAH 27.9700/28.0070, while those against the Russian ruble have settled at UAH...

    Former Miss Turkey gets 14-month suspended sentence for insulting Erdogan
    Jun01

    Former Miss Turkey gets 14-month suspended sentence for insulting Erdogan

    A former Miss Turkey was handed a 14-month suspended prison sentence on Tuesday for insulting President Tayyip Erdogan through a poem she shared on Instagram, the latest of at least a dozen Turks to face such a sentence, Reuters reports.An Istanbul court found model Merve Buyuksarac, 27, guilty of insulting a public official but suspended the...

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