: :inin Kyiv (EET)

Section: News from Ukraine

    Poles pay tribute to victims of 2010 Smolensk air crash

    April 10 marks the anniversary of the tragedy …read more Source:...

    Occupied Donbas may follow track of Southern Ossetia – Vitali Portnykov

    Even the coverage of Ossetia events made by pocket Russian journalists cannot hide the poverty and economic snafu in the republic just several scores of kilometers off Georgia. Merely a third of the pre-war population is staying in Ossetia, with Georgian expelled to Georgia as a result of ethnic cleansings and a bulk the natives going over the...

    Russian truckers’ strike far larger than it appears, Novaya Gazeta says

    The long-haul truckers’ strike is far larger and thus having a much bigger impact on the economy than many suspect not only because the state-controlled media have not been willing to cover it but also because of the specific nature of the truckers’ action and the situations they face with regard to the authorities, according … The...

    Occupation authorities to send 20 Crimean conscripts to serve in Russia

    Russian authorities announced that residents of the annexed peninsula will serve all over Russia this spring …read more Source:...

    Majority of Rada lawmakers is deadwood – Viktor Baloha

    Most of Rada lawmakers are deadwood that got elected to make money and destroy Ukraine. The responsibility for their election lies with the venal voters who sell their ballots for miserable hand-outs, lawmaker Viktor Baloha said Apr. 8 on ZIK. …read more Source:...

    Russia and Belarus protests – ‘part of general crisis in post-Soviet space,’ Portnikov says

    The anti-corruption protests in Russia and the anti-vagrants tax ones in Belarus are “the direct result of the end of the social contract” between the regimes and the population, itself the result of “a general crisis in the post-Soviet space” that has emerged as a result of “the final exhaustion of Soviet economic resources,” Vitaly … The post...

    IMF mission to come to Ukraine in May

    National Bank of Ukraine expects another re-vision of EFF program …read more Source:...

    Poroshenko and NGOs should come to terms on income e-declarations

    Canada’s Ambassador in Ukraine Roman Waschuk says Canada expects Pres Poroshenko to reach a compromise with NGOs on income e-declarations his recently approved law makes mandatory for members of NGOs, Interfax-Ukrayina reports Apr. 7. …read more Source:...

    “Syrian strikes transform Trump from ‘ours’ to ‘another Hillary’”and other neglected Russian stories

    The flood of news stories from a country as large, diverse and strange as the Russian Federation often appears to be is far too large for anyone to keep up with. But there needs to be a way to mark those which can’t be discussed in detail but which are too indicative of broader developments … The post “Syrian strikes transform Trump from...

    Media: Meeting with Putin has disappeared from Tillerson’s schedule

    A meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin has disappeared from U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson’s schedule. Voice of America’s White House Bureau Chief, Steve Herman, reported on this in his Twitter blog. “A meeting with Russian President Putin has been removed from Secretary of State Tillerson’s Moscow...

    Page 1513 of 2117

    Pin It on Pinterest