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    5 Ukrainian soldiers killed in fighting in eastern Ukraine
    Dec19

    5 Ukrainian soldiers killed in fighting in eastern Ukraine

    MOSCOW (AP) — Ukrainian officials say five soldiers have been killed in the latest outburst of fighting with pro-Russia rebels in eastern… …read more Source:...

    Why the green movement calls Donald Trump’s new secretary of state “Lord Voldemort”
    Dec19

    Why the green movement calls Donald Trump’s new secretary of state “Lord Voldemort”

    Environmentalists call Rex Tillerson “Lord Voldemort”. Is Donald Trump’s nominee for secretary of state really as bad as Harry Potter’s nemesis? Donald Trump has confirmed Rex Tillerson, the chief executive of energy company ExxonMobil, as his official pick for secretary of state. As chairman and CEO of the world’s...

    Ignacio Ybanez Rubio: Spain-Belarus relations grow stronger day by day
    Dec19

    Ignacio Ybanez Rubio: Spain-Belarus relations grow stronger day by day

    Touching on the international politics, the diplomat noted the important role of Belarus in promoting the settlement in Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Regulator watching Latvia’s PrivatBank
    Dec19

    Regulator watching Latvia’s PrivatBank

    Latvia’s financial regulator, the Financial and Capital Markets Commisison (FKTK) said December 19 it was monitoring the situation following the announcement that Ukraine was nationalizing its largest retail bank, PrivatBank. …read more Source:...

    Ukrainian government nationalizes PrivatBank
    Dec19

    Ukrainian government nationalizes PrivatBank

    The Ukrainian government took over control of Ukraine’s PrivatBank last Sunday after the Ukrainian central bank requested a temporary supervision of the bank to keep it from going bust because of bad debts. …read more Source: The Baltic...

    [Ticker] Ukrainian government nationalises biggest bank
    Dec19

    [Ticker] Ukrainian government nationalises biggest bank

    Ukraine on Sunday nationalised the country’s biggest bank, PrivatBank, to prevent a potential financial meltdown. The Ukrainian government said in a statement that it was now the single owner of the bank and guaranteed its clients’ deposits. PrivatBank was owned by Igor Kolomoyskiy, an early target of Ukrainian president Petro...

    At least five soldiers killed as clashes erupt in east Ukraine
    Dec19

    At least five soldiers killed as clashes erupt in east Ukraine

    At least five Ukrainian soldiers have been killed in clashes with pro-Russian separatists, in one of the deadliest days of fighting since July, an army spokesperson has… …read more Source:...

    Pro-Russian separatists kill 5 Ukrainian soldiers
    Dec19

    Pro-Russian separatists kill 5 Ukrainian soldiers

    6 soldiers also wounded in Svitlodarsk region of Donetsk …read more Source: Anadolu...

    Ukraine nationalises country’s largest bank
    Dec19

    Ukraine nationalises country’s largest bank

    Ukraine on Sunday nationalised the country’s biggest bank in a bid to avert a financial meltdown in the war-scarred former Soviet state. The government moved to take over PrivatBank after months of rumours that the lender was heavily burdened by bad debts.PrivatBank controls one-third of the east European country’s deposits and even...

    Ukraine's largest bank nationalised
    Dec19

    Ukraine's largest bank nationalised

    Kiev’s decision falls in line with International Monetary Fund’s demand for Ukraine to clean up and stabilise its murky financial sector. …read more Source:...