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    More tourists from Kiev, Istanbul, Paris come to Astana after EXPO opening
    Aug25

    More tourists from Kiev, Istanbul, Paris come to Astana after EXPO opening

    ASTANA. KAZINFORM Since June 10, the start of the Astana Expo 2017 international specialized exhibition, till August 10, the passenger traffic has increased on such international routes as Astana-Kiev (+28%), Astana-Istanbul (+23%), Astana – Paris (+21%), the Civil Aviation Committee of the Kazakh Ministry of Investment and Development...

    Mattis: Trump Administration Considering Lethal Defensive Aid for Ukraine
    Aug25

    Mattis: Trump Administration Considering Lethal Defensive Aid for Ukraine

    The Trump administration is considering sending lethal defensive aid to Ukraine, defense secretary Jim Mattis said during a visit there Thursday. “On the defensive lethal weapons, we are actively reviewing it,” Mattis said at a press conference with Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko. on WeeklyStandard.com …read more Source: The...

    Slovak Nafta eyes Ukrainian gas
    Aug25

    Slovak Nafta eyes Ukrainian gas

    The company has showed interest in joining the Yuzgas firm …read more Source: The Slovak...

    Could sending lethal weapons to Ukraine bring peace?
    Aug25

    Could sending lethal weapons to Ukraine bring peace?

    Former Deputy Secretary General of NATO Alexander Vershbow told DW the alliance remains committed to Ukrainian sovereignty. But as talks with Russia remain at a stalemate, he says other options must be explored. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Ukraine sting operation of North Korean spies stealing missile plans caught on camera
    Aug25

    Ukraine sting operation of North Korean spies stealing missile plans caught on camera

    August 25, 2017 12:53 PMWASHINGTON – Ukraine has released footage of two North Korean spies photographing what they thought were top-secret missile designs in a sting operation, as the country seeks to dispel claims that Pyongyang may have used designs stolen or originating from Ukraine in its development of intercontinental missile...

    Washington mulls supplying Ukraine with lethal weapons
    Aug25

    Washington mulls supplying Ukraine with lethal weapons

    The US is considering supplying lethal arms to Ukraine, US Defense Secretary James Mattis has stated during a visit to Kiev. Washington has also agreed to supply Ukraine with an additional $175 million worth of equipment. “I would also point out that on defensive lethal weapons – we are actively reviewing it,” Mattis said at […] …read more...

    Mattis: US ‘Actively Reviewing’ Sending Defensive Lethal Weapons to Ukraine
    Aug25

    Mattis: US ‘Actively Reviewing’ Sending Defensive Lethal Weapons to Ukraine

    PENTAGON – U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said Thursday during a visit to Ukraine that the Trump administration was actively reviewing whether to provide lethal defensive weapons to the war-torn …read more Source: Big News...

    Donald Trump ‘actively reviewing’ whether to arm Ukraine
    Aug25

    Donald Trump ‘actively reviewing’ whether to arm Ukraine

    Description US soldiers march during a military parade in Kiev on Thursday to celebrate Ukrainian Independence Day Credits Genya Savilov/AFP/Getty Images Alt Text US soldiers march during a military parade in Kiev The US reasserts its support for Kiev ahead of huge Russian …read more Source: The...

    Jim Mattis vows support for Ukraine but stops short of promising weapons
    Aug25

    Jim Mattis vows support for Ukraine but stops short of promising weapons

    WASHINGTON — Defense Secretary Jim Mattis condemned Russia’s attempts to “redraw international borders by force” and pledged support for Ukraine on Thursday but stopped short of promising U.S. weapons for Ukraine’s fight against pro-Russian separatists. …read more Source: Pittsburgh...

    Two Injured in Explosion in Central Kiev
    Aug25

    Two Injured in Explosion in Central Kiev

    Two people were injured on Thursday in an explosion near government headquarters in the center of Kiev, Ukraine’s capital, on the Independence Day holiday, police said, quoted by Reuters. Olena Gitlyanska, spokeswoman for Ukraine’s state security service, said the blast, at around 2 p.m., was most likely an act of hooliganism. The...