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    Top-official from the Yanukovych era was appointed to Ukraine’s anti-corruption committee

    A corrupt official from the era of former President Viktor Yanukovych, Andriy Skibiak, was appointed as a chief consultant to the anti-corruption committee, as reported by the Anti Corruption Action Centre on their Facebook page. It was noted that Skibiak worked for the Lviv tax authorities, then later in the tax service of the Transcarpathian...

    Putin: Russia must create an army of a new generation

    Russia should be among the leaders in building the army of a new generation, stated Russian President Vladimir Putin. According to Putin, with the advent of new technologies, the military sphere will be affected by profound transformations. “We need not only to take into account these trends but make them the foundation of military planning...

    The Netherlands ready to accept Saakashvili

    The former Georgian president and leader of the Ukrainian party “Rukh novykh syl” Mikheil Saakashvili, if he decides so, will be able to obtain Dutch citizenship and the right for residence, as he is married to a Dutch citizen, the Foreign Minister of this country, Halbe Zijlstra, confirmed on Friday. “He is married to a Dutch...

    Donbas militants violated New Year armistice three times

    Militants used heavy weapons prohibited by Minsk agreements …read more Source:...

    Russia dissatisfied with US decision to supply lethal weapons to Ukraine

    Russian Foreign Ministry noted that this could lead to new victims …read more Source:...

    Poroshenko is ready to submit a bill on Anti-corruption court

    The President of Ukraine, Petro Poroshenko is ready to submit a bill on an Anti-corruption court, prepared by experts, to the Verkhovna Rada by the end of the year. “As you know, I promised that the bill would be submitted to the parliament before the end of this year. Yesterday afternoon the possibility appeared, and I was extremely...

    US imposed sanctions against criminal bosses from Russia

    All those who fall under the sanctions, the Ministry of Finance notes, are part of the criminal syndicate “Thieves in Law”, which operates in the US, Russia, Greece, Spain and Ukraine …read more Source:...

    Russia to conduct ‘alternative Olympics’ for athletes banned from going to South Korea due to doping

    The Russian Minister of Sport, Pavel Kolobkov, has told journalists that his ministry will organize and carry out separate games for athletes banned from the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, in South Korea. Kolobkov said the competition will not seek to obtain a new Olympic Games status because the exclusive rights to conduct the Olympics...

    Media: Putin’s friend buys sparkling wine plant in annexed Crimea

    The Russian-controlled administration of the Crimea held a tender for the sale of the spartkling wine plant, Novyi Svit (New World) in Sudak on Wednesday, December 20th. The winner was the Southern Project company, which is a 100% “subsidiary” of the Russia bank which is under sanctions and owned by Yury Kovalchuk (who is considered one of...

    Militants broke new cease-fire in Donbas, used grenade launchers and IFVs

    It is noted that there are no losses among the Ukrainian soldiers …read more Source:...

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