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    Ukrainian Pavilion to be presented at international art exhibit in Venice
    Apr21

    Ukrainian Pavilion to be presented at international art exhibit in Venice

    DALLAS – The Ministry of Culture of Ukraine has appointed Dallas Contemporary to organize the Ukrainian Pavilion at the 57th International Art Exhibition, La Biennale di Venezia, in 2017. Dallas Contemporary Executive Director Peter Doroshenko and Assistant Curator Lilia Kudelia will present a solo exhibition of work by Boris Mikhailov. The...

    New York Ukrainian studies school pays respects to the great bard
    Apr21

    New York Ukrainian studies school pays respects to the great bard

    NEW YORK – On Saturday, March 11, Self-Reliance School of Ukrainian Studies in New York City paid its respects to the great Ukrainian bard, Taras Shevchenko. The annual celebration began with Principal Ivan Makar addressing the students and guests with these words: “Taras Shevchenko was a Ukrainian genius. He was the light that guided Ukrainians...

    Two Ukraine soldiers killed despite Easter lull
    Apr21

    Two Ukraine soldiers killed despite Easter lull

    Military spokesman Andriy Lysenko told reporters that the first deaths in over a week occurred in Avdiivka, a flashpoint northern suburb of the rebels’ de facto capital city of Donetsk, “where the situation has escalated”. …read more Source: World...

    Ukraine arrests two on corruption allegations
    Apr21

    Ukraine arrests two on corruption allegations

    Ukraine has detained a prominent energy executive and a former MP on graft allegations. Strengthening anti-graft measures is a key demand of the IMF and Western governments. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Two Ukrainian Soldiers Reported Killed In Country’s East
    Apr21

    Two Ukrainian Soldiers Reported Killed In Country’s East

    The Ukrainian military says two of its soldiers have been killed in clashes with Russia-backed separatists in the country’s east. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Prominent Ukrainian Politician Detained In Corruption Probe
    Apr21

    Prominent Ukrainian Politician Detained In Corruption Probe

    Ukrainian investigators are seeking a court order to place an influential former lawmaker who is suspected of embezzlement in pretrial custody. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine makes two high-profile detentions in corruption case
    Apr21

    Ukraine makes two high-profile detentions in corruption case

    KIEV – Ukrainian authorities detained a former lawmaker and the deputy chief of state energy firm Naftogaz in a case related to the embezzlement of $17.3 million through selling uranium concentrate at inflated prices, prosecutors and the anti-corruption… …read more Source:...

    ‘Neo-Nazi’ kills 2 at FSB office in eastern Russia
    Apr21

    ‘Neo-Nazi’ kills 2 at FSB office in eastern Russia

    MOSCOW: A gunman with alleged links to a neo-Nazi group Friday shot dead an employee of Russia’s FSB security service and a civilian at the agency’s office in a far eastern city, officials said. The FSB said the attacker – named as local resident A.V. Konev, born in 1999 – opened fire immediately after entering the reception of an FSB...

    Ukraine makes two high-profile detentions in corruption case
    Apr21

    Ukraine makes two high-profile detentions in corruption case

    Ukrainian authorities detained a former lawmaker and the deputy chief of state energy firm Naftogaz in a case related to the embezzlement of US$17.3 million through selling uranium concentrate at inflated prices, prosecutors and the anti-corruption bureau said on Friday. …read more Source: Channel...

    Ukraine Makes Two High-Profile Detentions in Corruption Case
    Apr21

    Ukraine Makes Two High-Profile Detentions in Corruption Case

    By Natalia Zinets and Pavel PolityukKIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian authorities detained a former lawmaker and the deputy chief of state energy firm… …read more Source: U.S....