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    National Security and Defense Council:Militants attacked the Ukrainian Armed Forces stronghold near Sanzharivka in Donetsk region 6 times
    Jan26

    National Security and Defense Council:Militants attacked the Ukrainian Armed Forces stronghold near Sanzharivka in Donetsk region 6 times

    Kyiv, 26 January 2015 – The situation on the territory of Donetsk and Luhansk regions remains complicated. Illegal criminal groups “DPR” and “LPR” as well as the Russian Federation Armed Forces are conducting active combat actions aiming to widen the conflict area and increase the territory they control. At all directions in the anti-terrorist...

    Steinmeier not excluding new sanctions against Russia
    Jan26

    Steinmeier not excluding new sanctions against Russia

    German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier, does not exclude the introduction of new sanctions against Russia by the EU after the attack on Mariupol. He said this to the media in Berlin on Monday, an Ukrinform correspondent reported. “It is clear that the attack against Mariupol or a broad offensive would have meant a qualitative...

    Enerhoatom, Holtec signs agreement on spent nuclear fuel storage
    Jan26

    Enerhoatom, Holtec signs agreement on spent nuclear fuel storage

    National Nuclear Energy Generating Company of Ukraine (NNEGC Enerhoatom) and the U.S. corporation Holtec International have signed the additional agreement to the contract on construction in Ukraine of a centralized storage for spent nuclear fuel from three nuclear power plants in Ukraine. The document has been signed in Brussels on Monday by...

    Yatseniuk instructs to provide Donbas with fuel
    Jan26

    Yatseniuk instructs to provide Donbas with fuel

    Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatseniuk has instructed the Ukraine’s Ministry of Energy and Coal Industry to provide the departments of the State Emergency Services in Donetsk and Luhansk regions with fuel and lubricants. He said this during a government meeting on Monday, an Ukrinform correspondent reported. “The Ministry of...

    OSCE condemns raid on ATR TV channel in Crimea
    Jan26

    OSCE condemns raid on ATR TV channel in Crimea

    OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media Dunja Mijatovic has condemned the raid by masked forces in Crimea on ATR television station in the city of Simferopol, the OSCE web site says. “I have repeatedly reminded of the need to safeguard the work of journalists and media outlets. This practice of intrusion of free and independent media cannot...

    Cabinet establishes Commission for Emergency Situations
    Jan26

    Cabinet establishes Commission for Emergency Situations

    The Cabinet of Ministers has decided to establish a State Commission for Emergency Situations. Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatseniuk said this during a meeting of the Cabinet, an Ukrinform correspondent reported. “The Cabinet of Ministers decided on the establishment of the State Commission for Emergency Situations. The prime minister...

    High alert regime introduced in Ukraine
    Jan26

    High alert regime introduced in Ukraine

    The Cabinet of Ministers has taken a decision to introduce the high alert regime in the entire Ukraine’s territory. “The government of Ukraine has taken the decision to introduce … the regime of high alert in the territory of the state,” Ukraine’s Prime Minister Arseniy Yatseniuk said. According to the PM, decisions...

    State of emergency declared in Donbas
    Jan26

    State of emergency declared in Donbas

    The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine has declared state of emergency in Donetsk and Luhansk regions. This has been announced by Prime Minister Arseniy Yatseniuk at the government’s offsite meeting on Monday, an Ukrinform correspondent reports. “In accordance with the Code of Civil Defense of Ukraine, the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine...

    EU hopes to abolish visas for Ukrainians in 2016
    Jan26

    EU hopes to abolish visas for Ukrainians in 2016

    The European Union hopes for the introduction of a visa-free regime with Ukraine in 2016. Latvian Ambassador to Ukraine Argita Daudze said this on Monday during a press conference in Kiev, an Ukrinform correspondent reported. “We consider the summit in Riga as a working event. We would like to achieve progress in the issue of the boundary...

    State of emergency declared in Donbas
    Jan26

    State of emergency declared in Donbas

    The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine has declared state of emergency in Donetsk and Luhansk regions. This has been announced by Prime Minister Arseniy Yatseniuk at the government’s offsite meeting on Monday, an Ukrinform correspondent reports. “In accordance with the Code of Civil Defense of Ukraine, the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine...

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