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    Lithuanian president Dalia Grybauskaite met with officials of Lithuania, Poland and Ukraine
    May29

    Lithuanian president Dalia Grybauskaite met with officials of Lithuania, Poland and Ukraine

    On May 29 Lithuanian president Dalia Grybauskaite met with officials in the sixth Interparliamentary Assembly of Lithuania, Poland and Ukraine and discussed how to increase interparliamentary cooperation between countries. Met with Parliament Speakers of #LT, #PL and #UA: our stronger cooperation means a more stable & secure region...

    Ukraine is getting out of the crisis – Finance Minister Jaresko
    May29

    Ukraine is getting out of the crisis – Finance Minister Jaresko

    Minister of Finance of Ukraine Natalie Jaresko said during the annual international event ‘Kyiv Security Forum’, that Ukraine was getting out of the crisis, that was caused by the activity and corruption of the previous government, Russian invasion, the illegal annexation of the Crimea by the Russian Federation. N.Jaresko, Ukraine's Minister...

    Ukraine is not ready to join NATO – Jamie Shea
    May27

    Ukraine is not ready to join NATO – Jamie Shea

    On Wednesday, May 27, 2015, a discussion “Ukraine & NATO: A Partnership to keep Europe Whole and Free” was held in Kyiv, Ukraine. In the discussion took part Oleksiy Makeev (Head of the policy department at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine), Ivanna Klympush-Tsintsadze (MP and Head of the Permanent delegation of...

    Putin’s assistants directly manage, sponsor and coordinate pro-Russian terrorists in Ukraine – SBU
    May27

    Putin’s assistants directly manage, sponsor and coordinate pro-Russian terrorists in Ukraine – SBU

    PHOTO: SBU Press center On May 27, 2015, during the International Conference “The defense of democratic values and respect for human rights in the activities of the security services” the chairman of Ukraine’s SBU (Security Service of Ukraine) Valentyn Nalyvaichenko stated that the Russian President Vladimir Putin’s aides personally...

    The 3rd Ukraine Parade took place in Tokyo, Japan
    May26

    The 3rd Ukraine Parade took place in Tokyo, Japan

    On May 24, 2015, Ukrainian community in Japan “Kraiany” organized the third Tokyo Ukraine Parade (Vyshyvanka Parade). This is traditional cultural, unpolitical event. People walked with flags of Ukraine on the route Mizutanibashi park – Ginza Station – Hibiya park, wearing vyshyvanky (traditional clothing which contains...

    NATO Sec. Gen. Stoltenberg discussed with Obama Russian aggression towards Ukraine
    May26

    NATO Sec. Gen. Stoltenberg discussed with Obama Russian aggression towards Ukraine

    On Tuesday, 26 May 2015, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg and US President Barack Obama discussed the Alliance’s response to key security challenges, and the Russian aggression towards Ukraine. President Obama and NATO Secretary General Stoltenberg today at the White House: http://t.co/TKEKFIRa5L pic.twitter.com/vUtjQF6aBn — US Mission to...

    Putin is not scared of any economic sanctions, his main argument is a nuclear weapon – Marchuk
    May25

    Putin is not scared of any economic sanctions, his main argument is a nuclear weapon – Marchuk

    “Marchuk: Everybody has forgotten, USSR army missile rockets situated in  Ukraine were pointed towards the USA. It was 1,500 nuclear warheads,  containing 30 Hiroshimas in each.” In an interview with “Gordon”, ex-chief SSU and Ministry of Defense, Ukrainian army general spoke about why the West is wary of transferring defense arms to...

    Journalism, as part of the information war
    May24

    Journalism, as part of the information war

    Words can hurt, kill or cure. In the war that is going on now in Ukraine information battles take the leading place. Shots and explosions, reports and comments have become an instruments of hybrid war in the Donbas. The reporter at war – is the fighter too, word is his main weapon. I must say, that not only Ukrainian army, but also...

    Ukraine told about its European choice on the Eastern Partnership summit in Riga
    May22

    Ukraine told about its European choice on the Eastern Partnership summit in Riga

    The Eastern Partnership summit in Riga (Latvia) was held on May 21-22 between the leaders of 28 EU countries and their counterparts from Ukraine, Georgia, Moldova, Azerbaijan, Armenia and Belarus. It showed the European choice made by Ukraine, Georgia, and Moldova, according to the Joint Declaration of the Eastern Partnership Summit (Riga, 21-22...

    Ukraine blocked Russian contingent to Transnistria (Moldova)
    May22

    Ukraine blocked Russian contingent to Transnistria (Moldova)

    As it is well-known Russia has about 1,500 troops stationed in the unrecognised separatists’ republic Transnistria (Republic of Moldova), post-Soviet “frozen conflict” zone, that has eastern Moldovan border with Ukraine. Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine (Ukrainian Parliament) adopted the law on denunciation of five agreements between...

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