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    Irish Revenue Seize over 18,000 Smuggled Cigarettes Originating from Bulgaria, Ukraine
    Aug26

    Irish Revenue Seize over 18,000 Smuggled Cigarettes Originating from Bulgaria, Ukraine

    The Irish authorities have seized more than 18,800 smuggled cigarettes which originated from Bulgaria and Ukraine. The cigarettes with an estimated retail value of more than EUR 9,400 were first detected in two mail centres, according to Irish media reports. The illicit cigarettes have been seized during searches by Revenue officers at a house in...

    The revolution-inspired graffiti changing the face of Kiev – in pictures
    Aug26

    The revolution-inspired graffiti changing the face of Kiev – in pictures

    Two years since the protests that overthrew the government, large murals have been appearing across Ukraine’s capital – some by renowned street artists, others by politically charged locals. RFE/RL takes a tour … …read more Source: The...

    Presidents Duda and Poroshenko appeal to international community on Russia’s aggression
    Aug25

    Presidents Duda and Poroshenko appeal to international community on Russia’s aggression

    On August 24, President of Poland Andrzej Duda along with the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko appealed to the international community to step up efforts to stop Russia’s aggression against Ukraine. “We appeal to the international community to increase efforts, including a policy of sanctions against the aggressor, in order to restore...

    Polish Defense Minister calls a meeting after Russia orders army drills
    Aug25

    Polish Defense Minister calls a meeting after Russia orders army drills

    Polish Defense Minister Antoni Macierewicz has called a meeting of the chiefs of the Operational Command of Poland’s Armed Forces after a report that Russia is testing the combat readiness of its troops. Russian President Vladimir Putin put the country’s troops on full combat mode in regions surrounding Ukraine and the Baltic states,...

    New residential complex of Belarusian Embassy in Ukraine to be inaugurated on 26 August
    Aug25

    New residential complex of Belarusian Embassy in Ukraine to be inaugurated on 26 August

    The ceremony will be attended by Belarus Minister of Foreign Affairs Vladimir Makei, Kiev Mayor Vitaly Klitschko, Ukrainian political figures and representatives of the diplomatic corps accredited in Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Fighting for position
    Aug25

    Fighting for position

    Putin spends rubles, makes rubble AS COLUMNS of soldiers marched through the centre of Kiev to mark 25 years of Ukrainian independence this week, Larissa Nikitina could not help but think about the price of sovereignty. Some 9,500 Ukrainians have been killed in fighting in the country’s east since early 2014, and there are more casualties...

    Poland-Belarus-Ukraine cooperation project launched
    Aug25

    Poland-Belarus-Ukraine cooperation project launched

    A schedule of competitions to select projects for the Poland-Belarus-Ukraine programme, a multi-million euro plan to encourage cross-border initiatives, has been officially announced. …read more Source: Polskie Radio dla...

    Gomel Oblast to host Slavonic Literature Dozhinki 2-4 September
    Aug25

    Gomel Oblast to host Slavonic Literature Dozhinki 2-4 September

    Among the invitees are members of the Union of Writers of Belarus, the International Union of Writers, and art figures of Belarus, Russia and Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Another attempt to count 1932-1933 Ukraine Famine victims  – The Baltic Times
    Aug24

    Another attempt to count 1932-1933 Ukraine Famine victims – The Baltic Times

    Volodymyr Serhijchuk is a professor of history at the Kyiv State University and one of the more eminent researchers in Soviet archives. In terms…… …read more Source: The Baltic...

    Petro Poroshenko: Russia wants ‘the whole Ukraine’
    Aug24

    Petro Poroshenko: Russia wants ‘the whole Ukraine’

    Vladimir Putin wants “the whole [of] Ukraine” to be part of the “Russian empire,” Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said Wednesday as his country celebrated 25 years of independence. “It is absolutely the same situation like Russian bombardment in [the Syrian city of] Aleppo,” Poroshenko told CNN’s Christiane Amanpour. “They have only...

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