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    MH17 victims remembered three years after jet’s downing
    Jul21

    MH17 victims remembered three years after jet’s downing

    More than 2,000 relatives gathered in the Netherlands to unveil a memorial to family members who were killed when a passenger jet was shot down by a missile over conflict-torn eastern Ukraine. Dutch King Willem-Alexander and Queen Maxima on July 17 attended the ceremony to dedicate the memorial to MH17’s victims in Vijfhuizen park, near […]...

    Three years on, families of MH17 victims still seeking justice
    Jul21

    Three years on, families of MH17 victims still seeking justice

    Evert van Zijtveld doesn’t want to talk about the 2014 plane crash in eastern Ukraine that took the lives of his two teenage children. He wants justice. But three years after the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17, the bereaved Dutch father – who also lost his in-laws in the crash – is still waiting. […] …read more Source: The...

    UMANA conference 2017: “Help Ukrainians help themselves”
    Jul21

    UMANA conference 2017: “Help Ukrainians help themselves”

    CHICAGO – The Ukrainian Medical Association of North America (UMANA) held its 44th Scientific Conference and 37th Assembly of Delegates on Wednesday through Saturday, June 14-18, at the Key Bridge Marriott Hotel in Arlington, Va. The theme of the biennial convention was “Rehabilitation and Reintegration – Helping Ukrainians Help Themselves.” The...

    Gormley: Trump’s Russia problem only grows
    Jul21

    Gormley: Trump’s Russia problem only grows

    Americans have good reason to ask whether their president and his closest political associates are criminals. But what makes the question so necessary ought to make the answer moot. For the purposes of determining whether Donald Trump should remain in office, it doesn’t matter whether a crime was committed in his and his associates’...

    Belarus president’s visit to Ukraine over
    Jul21

    Belarus president’s visit to Ukraine over

    In Kiev Alexander Lukashenko met with Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko. The two leaders discussed the implementation of the agreements reached during the meeting in April 2017. New avenues for advancing Belarus-Ukraine cooperation were sketched out. …read more Source:...

    Gomselmash set to increase sales on Ukrainian market
    Jul21

    Gomselmash set to increase sales on Ukrainian market

    “The Ukrainian market is very important for us, the sale potential is huge for out equipment there. Last year the sales of our vehicles more than doubled over 2015. We would like to see the same pace this year too,” Alexander Kamko noted. …read more Source:...

    Poroshenko: No alternative to Minsk agreements in de-escalating conflict in Ukraine
    Jul21

    Poroshenko: No alternative to Minsk agreements in de-escalating conflict in Ukraine

    The Ukrainian leader thanked Belarus for the support, in word and deed, and for the effort to enable good working conditions for the negotiations in Minsk. …read more Source:...

    Can Mariya conquer la Manche and become the first Danish-based international to swim the English Channel?
    Jul21

    Can Mariya conquer la Manche and become the first Danish-based international to swim the English Channel?

    Swimming the English Channel is no easy feat. Just ask Captain Matthew Webb, the first to achieve the milestone in 1875. Choosing the shortest possible route, the 34 km stretch between Dover and Calais, the Englishman managed to zig-zag his away across, evading jellyfish stings and strong currents to swim 64 km in total! It wasn’t until...

    Leaders of Russia, Ukraine, France, Germany to talk Monday
    Jul21

    Leaders of Russia, Ukraine, France, Germany to talk Monday

    The leaders of Ukraine, Russia, Germany and France will hold their latest round of telephone talks on July 24 to discuss the crisis in Ukraine, Kiev and Moscow said …read more Source: Hurriyet Daily...

    Lukashenka Gets Red-Carpet Welcome In Ukraine
    Jul21

    Lukashenka Gets Red-Carpet Welcome In Ukraine

    Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko rolled out the red carpet for his visiting counterpart from Belarus, Alyaksandr Lukashenka, but some Ukrainians were critical, especially of the timing of the authoritarian leader’s visit. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...