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    EU urges Ukraine to investigate 2014 Odessa deaths
    May03

    EU urges Ukraine to investigate 2014 Odessa deaths

    Ukraine’s tense Odessa marked yesterday (2 May) two years since clashes killed 48 anti-Maidan protesters during a confrontation with pro-Ukrainian unity protesters at the Trade Unions House in central Odessa. The EU urged Kyiv to investigate the tragedy. …read more Source:...

    EU urges Ukraine to investigate 2014 Odessa massacre
    May03

    EU urges Ukraine to investigate 2014 Odessa massacre

    Ukraine’s tense Odessa marked yesterday (2 May) two years since clashes killed 48 anti-Maidan protesters during a confrontation with pro-Ukrainian unity protesters at the Trade Unions House in central Odessa. The EU urged Kyiv to investigate the tragedy. …read more Source:...

    CETA runs into trouble with Dutch, Walloon parliaments
    Apr29

    CETA runs into trouble with Dutch, Walloon parliaments

    Just days after rejecting the EU-Ukraine Association Agreement in a nationwide vote, the Dutch parliament has passed a motion rejecting provisional application of the EU-Canada trade deal, known as the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA). …read more Source:...

    Ukraine and Russia see opportunity in Easter ceasefire
    Apr29

    Ukraine and Russia see opportunity in Easter ceasefire

    Ukraine told the UN Security Council yesterday (28 April) that a fragile ceasefire must be strengthened before progress can be achieved in political talks on solving the two-year conflict in the country’s east. …read more Source:...

    Post-Soviet ‘frozen conflicts’
    Apr28

    Post-Soviet ‘frozen conflicts’

    The number of post-Soviet frozen conflicts has only grown, as a result of the failure of international mediation to solve them. After Nagorno-Karabakh, Transnistria and Abkhazia and South Ossetia, it seems that eastern Ukraine also qualifies as a frozen conflict. …read more Source:...

    EU and Ukraine postpone summit
    Apr28

    EU and Ukraine postpone summit

    The EU and Ukraine have postponed a summit scheduled for next month until September to give the pro-Western government in Kyiv more time for political and financial reforms, the EU said yesterday (27 April). …read more Source:...

    Ukraine commemorates 30th anniversary of the world’s worst nuclear accident
    Apr26

    Ukraine commemorates 30th anniversary of the world’s worst nuclear accident

    Ukraine today (26 April) marks 30 years since the world’s worst nuclear accident at Chernobyl killed thousands and forced a global rethink about the wisdom of relying on atomic fuel. …read more Source:...

    EU raps Ukraine bid to change judicial law to suit Poroshenko
    Apr21

    EU raps Ukraine bid to change judicial law to suit Poroshenko

    The European Union on Thursday (21 April) rapped a proposed change in Ukrainian law that would let President Petro Poroshenko appoint an ally with no legal experience to the prosecutor general’s post. …read more Source:...

    Commission proposes visa-free travel for Ukrainians
    Apr21

    Commission proposes visa-free travel for Ukrainians

    The European Commission proposed lifting the visa requirements for citizens of Ukraine on Wednesday (20 April). The move, which was expected, comes despite the Dutch referendum vote against the EU-Ukraine association agreement, partly motivated by hostility to migration. …read more Source:...

    Ukrainian court sentences Russian soldiers, prisoner swap taking shape
    Apr19

    Ukrainian court sentences Russian soldiers, prisoner swap taking shape

    A Ukrainian court yesterday (18 April) sentenced two Russian soldiers captured last May to 14 years in prison for their involvement in the pro-Russian separatist conflict in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source:...

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