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    Chornobyl nuclear disaster is recalled with program at Wesleyan University
    May06

    Chornobyl nuclear disaster is recalled with program at Wesleyan University

    MIDDLETOWN, Conn. – On Tuesday, April 26, students at Wesleyan University in Connecticut commemorated the 30th anniversary of the Chornobyl nuclear tragedy in Ukraine with a performance of “Voices from Chernobyl.” Adapted, produced and directed by Wesleyan history major Rachel Santee, “Voices from Chernobyl” consisted of 10 monologues taken from...

    President needn’t look far to combat corruption
    May06

    President needn’t look far to combat corruption

    KYIV – During a mid-April phone call, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko received his latest exhortation from U.S. Vice-President Joe Biden to combat corruption in order to receive the latest U.S. financial aid. Yet Mr. Poroshenko himself and his political associates are alleged to be involved in numerous corruption scandals that have been...

    Belarus to continue granting subsidiary protection to Ukrainians fleeing conflict
    May06

    Belarus to continue granting subsidiary protection to Ukrainians fleeing conflict

    “The Minsk agreements are being implemented, and the influx of Ukrainian citizens has subsided but not stopped. Today in Belarus there are around 47,000 Ukrainian nationals with temporary or permanent residence permits,” Sergei Kasinsky said. …read more Source:...

    Beeline changes its real estate sales conditions
    May06

    Beeline changes its real estate sales conditions

    Beeline announces about changes in its real estate sales conditions. Within the new procedure, the sale of real estate will be put up for tender at the minimum initial cost, the press-service of the company reports. “If before the expiry time for proposals a buyer expresses interest in the certain real estate or construction he has the...

    Jail the Corrupt!  No More Impunity
    May06

    Jail the Corrupt! No More Impunity

    By Frank VoglFrom Brazil to Macedonia, from Iceland to Guatemala, public prosecutors are going after corrupt top politicians on an unprecedented scale.Never before have public prosecutors so ardently investigated corruption among political elites as they are today. For all those prosecutors, the decision to sentence one of New York’s most...

    Estonia and Germany strengthen parliamentary cooperation
    May06

    Estonia and Germany strengthen parliamentary cooperation

    Deputy Speaker of the Estonian parliament Helir-Valdor Seeder and Speaker of the parliament of the German state of Bavaria Barbara Stamm talked about cooperation, interparliamentary ties, the situation in Europe and migration crisis, relations with Russia and Ukraine-related developments at a meeting here on ay 6th, reports LETA/BNS. …read...

    Ukraine To Help Nigeria Revive Ajaokuta Steel With $1bn
    May06

    Ukraine To Help Nigeria Revive Ajaokuta Steel With $1bn

    The Ukrainian Ambassador to Nigeria, Valeriy Aleksandruk, has disclosed that his country is ready to invest $1 billion into the Ajaokuta Steel Company in order to revive the plant, the Bureau of… …read more Source:...

    The Morning Vertical, May 6, 2016
    May06

    The Morning Vertical, May 6, 2016

    Your daily roundup …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Daily Vertical: Toying With Savchenko
    May06

    The Daily Vertical: Toying With Savchenko

    The Daily Vertical is a video primer for Russia-watchers that appears Monday through Friday. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia Still Ready to Build Gas Pipeline to Southern Europe, Lavrov Says
    May06

    Russia Still Ready to Build Gas Pipeline to Southern Europe, Lavrov Says

    Moscow hasn’t given up on its plans to build a pipeline to carry Russian natural gas to southern Europe across the Black Sea, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has confirmed. “The southern direction is not yet written off,” Lavrov told sputniknews.com earlier this week. “Sometime in February, I think Gazprom signed a memorandum...