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    Government told to make up its mind on Ukraine treaty
    Sep23

    Government told to make up its mind on Ukraine treaty

    MPs have told the government it must come with a formal reaction to the result of April’s referendum on the… …read more Source:...

    The west looks on as corruption and bigotry rule in the ‘new Ukraine’
    Sep23

    The west looks on as corruption and bigotry rule in the ‘new Ukraine’

    The country desperately needs peace and national reconciliation. Only this way can it become an asset for Europe, not a burdenTwo years ago, the west looked at Ukraine with enthusiasm. These days, the sentiments are closer to despair and fatigue.My country has not had the European breakthrough that was promised. Those who came to power in Kiev to...

    Heroes in Rio, Ukraine’s disabled struggle at home
    Sep23

    Heroes in Rio, Ukraine’s disabled struggle at home

    KIEV – A group of children stand by a swimming pool in Kiev clutching their goggles and dreaming of emulating the heroes they just watched scoop medals at the Paralympic Games in Rio. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    In New York, Kazakh FM Promotes Security Initiatives, Discusses UNSC Role
    Sep23

    In New York, Kazakh FM Promotes Security Initiatives, Discusses UNSC Role

    The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. Minister of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan Erlan Idrissov participated in the 71st Session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) in New York, taking part in the opening session of the general debates, as well as multilateral events and bilateral meetings...

    How Trump Could Win the Debate
    Sep23

    How Trump Could Win the Debate

    Hillary Clinton will almost certainly win Monday night’s epic presidential debate on points — and still could lose.It’s hard to see how Clinton, who has marinated in public policy for 30 years and is preparing for the debate like it is the invasion of Normandy, won’t best Donald Trump on substance.Her strength in this area...

    Ukrainian aircraft manufacturer Antonov diversifies away from Russia
    Sep23

    Ukrainian aircraft manufacturer Antonov diversifies away from Russia

    Antonov, Ukraine’s only designer and manufacturer of aircraft, has severed all ties with Russia, which had been its main market and partner for decades (Ukrayinska Pravda, September 10). This was unavoidable, given the de facto war waged by Moscow, which prompted Kyiv to stop Ukrainian military-technical cooperation with Russia and join...

    Message of YES conference: Ukraine cannot rely solely on Western support
    Sep23

    Message of YES conference: Ukraine cannot rely solely on Western support

    Kyiv must act on improving how the country is run KYIV – Last year, foreign technocrats and Western-educated Ukrainians represented the government at the annual Yalta European Strategy, the pre-eminent event that gathers high-profile officials and business leaders to discuss the country’s place in a constantly changing world. This year,...

    Embassy of Ukraine holds reception to mark Ukrainian Independence Day
    Sep23

    Embassy of Ukraine holds reception to mark Ukrainian Independence Day

    WASHINGTON – To celebrate the 25th anniversary of Ukraine’s independence in Washington, the Embassy of Ukraine in the U.S. chose a venue whose name has symbolic meaning for the country – the Institute of Peace, which is located in the very center of downtown. There were over 500 guests at the Embassy’s reception, among them […]...

    Ukraine in Rio: a Paralympic power
    Sep23

    Ukraine in Rio: a Paralympic power

    In the international sports competition arena these days, the United States, Russia, China and Great Britain are almost always atop the leader board. Every four years the above four countries rule the medals tables at the Olympics and Paralympics. The last dozen years have seen one underdog nation turn into a world superpower once the […]...

    Ukrainian Independence Day 2016 – Watervliet, N.Y.
    Sep23

    Ukrainian Independence Day 2016 – Watervliet, N.Y.

    WATERVLIET, N.Y. – On August 24, Ukraine celebrated 25 years of independence. That milestone anniversary was recognized on Saturday, August 27, during the Ukrainian Festival of Independence celebrated at the Ukrainian-American Cultural Center in the historic pioneer neighborhood of Watervliet. “An afternoon-long program was dedicated in part to...