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    Remembrance Day of the Holodomor (Famine Genocide) 1932-33 years
    Nov26

    Remembrance Day of the Holodomor (Famine Genocide) 1932-33 years

    26.11.2016 takes place Holodomor Remembrance Day of the Holodomor 1932-33 years. During it were murdered nearly 10 million Ukrainians. Holodomor (Famine Genocide) was a man-made famine in Ukraine that was a part of Soviet Union and ethnically Ukrainian areas near the East Ukrainian borders in 1932 and 1933. Holodomor is death by hunger, famine,...

    Russian troops attack Ukraine 28 times in last day, use artillery and mortars. One Ukrainian serviceman killed, several wounded
    Nov26

    Russian troops attack Ukraine 28 times in last day, use artillery and mortars. One Ukrainian serviceman killed, several wounded

    Combined Russian-separatist forces attacked Ukrainian army positions in eastern Ukraine 28 times in the past 24 hours, according to the press service of the Anti-Terrorist Operation (ATO) Headquarters. Russia`s hybrid military forces fired artillery systems on the village of Novohryhorivka, reads the report. In the Mariupol sector, the militants...

    Lukashenko under Kremlin pressure: Russia may prepare for construction of military base in Belarus
    Nov25

    Lukashenko under Kremlin pressure: Russia may prepare for construction of military base in Belarus

    A tender announced by the Russian Defense Ministry for military transportation in international rail traffic sees a boost in volumes of such transportation for 2017, which can be an evidence of certain military accords reached between Alexander Lukashenko and Vladimir Putin, according to the press service of the opposition`s Belarusian Christian...

    EU visa free regime for Ukraine, Georgia may be postponed to summer – media
    Nov25

    EU visa free regime for Ukraine, Georgia may be postponed to summer – media

    The actual introduction of the visa regime for Ukraine by the European Union can be postponed to the summer of 2017 due to delays in reaching an internal European agreement on a visa waiver suspension mechanism before year-end, RFE/RL reporter in Brussels Rikard Jozwiak says. ”Not sure there will be a deal on suspension mechanism in 2016. Might...

    Ukrainian aircraft company Antonov completes assembly of first An-132 aircraft
    Nov24

    Ukrainian aircraft company Antonov completes assembly of first An-132 aircraft

    Ukraine`s state-owned enterprise Antonov, the only Ukrainian designer and manufacturer of cargo and passenger planes, completes the work on the assembly of the first An-132 aircraft. Antonov An-32 (NATO reporting name: Cline) is a twin-engined turboprop military transport aircraft The aircraft will be rolled out from a hangar in December. Photos...

    Russian militants attacked Ukraine 48 times in last day, used mortars, grenade launchers and infantry fighting vehicles
    Nov24

    Russian militants attacked Ukraine 48 times in last day, used mortars, grenade launchers and infantry fighting vehicles

    Combined Russian-separatist forces attacked Ukrainian army positions in eastern Ukraine 48 times in the past 24 hours, according to the press service of the Anti-Terrorist Operation (ATO) Headquarters. View map in full size ”In the Mariupol sector, the occupiers fired mortars and rocket-propelled grenades on the towns of Maryinka and...

    Finland reacts to Russia`s deployment of Iskander missiles near Kaliningrad
    Nov24

    Finland reacts to Russia`s deployment of Iskander missiles near Kaliningrad

    Finland`s Minster of Defense Jussi Niinisto says he sees no direct threat in the recent deployment of Russian missiles in the Baltics, according to the Associated Press. The minister noted that similar movements of missile launchers had already happened before with not so much attention drawn, AP reports. Mr Niinisto also said that a ”negative...

    Ukraine-EU summit starts today
    Nov24

    Ukraine-EU summit starts today

    On Thursday, November 24, Brussels will host talks between the leaders of Ukraine and the European Union in the framework of the Ukraine-EU summit. The summit`s agenda will include some 20 issues. The first issue listed on the agenda regards priorities in political and economic reforms, including the EU assistance. The second question to be...

    Russian troops fired on Ukrainian forces: used mortars and Grad multiple rocket launcher
    Nov23

    Russian troops fired on Ukrainian forces: used mortars and Grad multiple rocket launcher

    Combined Russian-separatist forces attacked Ukrainian army positions in eastern Ukraine 25 times in the past 24 hours, according to the press service of the Anti-Terrorist Operation (ATO) Headquarters. One Ukrainian soldier was killed and three others were wounded in fighting in eastern Ukraine in the past 24 hours, In the Mariupol sector, the...

    Crimean Tatars set up religious administration of Crimea Muslims in Kyiv
    Nov23

    Crimean Tatars set up religious administration of Crimea Muslims in Kyiv

    Kyiv hosted the assembly of delegates of the Crimean Tatar Muslim organizations where the Spiritual Administration of Muslims of Crimea was set up on mainland Ukraine, the 15 Minutes news agency reports referring to the ATR. The Congress was attended by 40 representatives from 14 different Tatar Muslim Organizations of Ukraine (Kherson region,...

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