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One year on, families of MH17 crash grieve and wait for answers over Ukraine disaster
Jul17

One year on, families of MH17 crash grieve and wait for answers over Ukraine disaster

On their son Bryce’s birthday this year, Silene Fredriksz-Hoogzand and her husband Rob went to a Dutch air base, watched pall bearers solemnly unload seven coffins from a military cargo plane and wondered if they contained parts of the remains of Bryce or his girlfriend D …read more Source: South China Morning...

Putin against setting up of MH17 tribunal
Jul16

Putin against setting up of MH17 tribunal

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday told Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte that establishing an international tribunal to prosecute those behind the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 over Ukraine would be counter­productive. …read more Source: Global...

People in Ukraine continuing to flee homes, UN says
Jul16

People in Ukraine continuing to flee homes, UN says

The UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) said the number of people fleeing their homes continue to rise, with close to 1.4 million people now internally displaced and some 922,000 people having fled to neighbouring countries, UN spokesman Stephane Dujarric told reporters here Wednesday. …read more Source: Global...

People in Ukraine continuing to flee homes, UN says
Jul16

People in Ukraine continuing to flee homes, UN says

The UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) said the number of people fleeing their homes continue to rise, with close to 1.4 million people now internally displaced and some 922,000 people having fled to neighbouring countries, UN spokesman Stephane Dujarric told reporters here Wednesday. …read more Source: China...

Canada, Ukraine sign free trade agreement
Jul15

Canada, Ukraine sign free trade agreement

Canada and Ukraine signed Tuesday a free trade deal, which is expected to help create jobs in both countries and provide improved market access for each other’s exports. …read more Source: China Internet Information...

Kiev to launch probe into deadly shooting in west Ukraine town
Jul14

Kiev to launch probe into deadly shooting in west Ukraine town

The Ukrainian parliament will form a commission to probe into a fatal shooting incident on Saturday in Mukachevo town of the western Transcarpathia region, Parliament Speaker Volodymyr Groysman said here on Monday. …read more Source: Global...

3 killed in cash robbery in Ukraine
Jul10

3 killed in cash robbery in Ukraine

At least three people were killed during a cash-in-transit robbery in the eastern Ukrainian city of Kharkov on Friday morning, authorities said. …read more Source:...

Ukraine to hold multinational military exercises this month
Jul10

Ukraine to hold multinational military exercises this month

Multinational military exercises Saber Guardian and Rapid Trident-2015 will be held in the western Ukrainian town of Yavoriv on July 20-31, the country’s Deputy Defense Minister Igor Dolgov announced here on Thursday. …read more Source: Global...

Ukraine mulls withdrawing from nuclear construction deal with Russia
Jul09

Ukraine mulls withdrawing from nuclear construction deal with Russia

The Ukrainian government is considering a possibility to withdraw from a deal with Russia on joint construction of two reactors at the Khmelnitsky Nuclear Power Plant (NPP) in western Ukraine, Prime Minister Arseny Yatsenyuk said Wednesday. …read more Source: China Internet Information...

Ukraine sets up energy emergency fund
Jul07

Ukraine sets up energy emergency fund

The Ukrainian government on Monday announced establishment of an emergency fund of 1 billion U.S. dollars, with the purpose of enhancing the country’s energy security, said the Cabinet’s press service. …read more Source: China Internet Information...

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