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Kiev struggles to meet EU goals
Nov09

Kiev struggles to meet EU goals

EU foreign policy chief ­Federica Mogherini urged Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on Monday to take tougher and more immediate action against corruption as his country moves closer to Europe. …read more Source: Global...

Gas transit through Ukraine a strategic priority for EU
Nov07

Gas transit through Ukraine a strategic priority for EU

The contract for gas supply transit between Russia and Ukraine will expire in 2019 and if not renewed Russian gas might not flow through the Bratstvo gas pipeline through Slovakia to Europe anymore, European Commission vice-chair for Energy Union Maros Sefcovic told TABLET.TV on Friday. …read more Source:...

Ukraine insurgents complete small arms withdrawal
Nov05

Ukraine insurgents complete small arms withdrawal

Ukraine’s rebels said on Thursday that they had completed the withdrawal of their smaller weapons from a buffer zone in the ex-Soviet state’s east. …read more Source: Global...

Ukrainian Parliament ratifies ‘open skies’ deal with US
Nov05

Ukrainian Parliament ratifies ‘open skies’ deal with US

The Ukrainian Parliament on Wednesday ratified an “open skies” deal with the United States to liberalize air travel between the two countries, the Ukrainian Infrastructure Ministry said. …read more Source: China Internet Information...

Diplomats to meet on Ukraine crisis
Nov04

Diplomats to meet on Ukraine crisis

Top diplomats from Ukraine, Russia, Germany and France will meet Friday in Berlin for fresh talks on the conflict plaguing eastern Ukraine, a German foreign ministry spokesperson said Wednesday. …read more Source: Global...

Chewbacca detained for lack of ID while driving Darth Vader to Ukraine election
Oct27

Chewbacca detained for lack of ID while driving Darth Vader to Ukraine election

The Star Wars character Chewbacca has been dragged before a court in Odessa, in perhaps the most surreal episode in local elections across Ukraine that have been both hotly contested and full of dirty tricks. …read more Source: South China Morning...

Ukraine’s local elections important step for its reforms: US
Oct27

Ukraine’s local elections important step for its reforms: US

The US State Department said Monday that Ukraine’s local elections are “an important step” as the country continues to move forward with “difficult reforms to decentralize political power.” …read more Source: Global...

Ukraine’s elections generally meet democratic standards
Oct27

Ukraine’s elections generally meet democratic standards

The Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) said Monday that Sunday’s local elections in Ukraine were generally in line with democratic standards, but there was still room for improvement. …read more Source: China Internet Information...

Ukraine kicks off local elections
Oct26

Ukraine kicks off local elections

Millions of Ukrainians on Sunday began to cast their ballots in the country’s local elections to elect mayors and members of regional councils. …read more Source: China Internet Information...

Russian PM slams Ukraine’s flight ban
Oct26

Russian PM slams Ukraine’s flight ban

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev on Sunday slammed the Unkrainian government’s decision to ban Russian airlines from flying to Ukraine, describing it as an action of shooting itself in the foot. …read more Source: China Internet Information...

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