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    Ukraine halts payment on $3B debt to Russia
    Dec18

    Ukraine halts payment on $3B debt to Russia

    Ukraine announced Friday it would not make payment on its $3 billion debt to Russia due this weekend, deepening a row with Moscow which said it would take Kiev to court …read more Source: The Daily...

    Conflict Between Ukrainian Rulers Will Go to Court
    Dec18

    Conflict Between Ukrainian Rulers Will Go to Court

    Kiev, The Minister of Interior of Ukraine, Arsen Avakov, said today that he will sue in court the governor of Odessa, Mikhail Saakashvili, who accused him of being corrupted during a scuffle at a meeting of the National Council Reform. …read more Source:...

    Rep. Costello’s statement in support of Ukraine
    Dec18

    Rep. Costello’s statement in support of Ukraine

    Rep. Ryan Costello (R-Pa.), who represents the 6th Congressional District in Pennsylvania and is a member of the Congressional Ukrainian Caucus, offered a statement of support for Ukraine in conjunction with Rep. Marcy Kaptur’s (D-Ohio) special order in the House of Representatives on December 1, which aimed to address the humanitarian...

    U.S. State Department warning  on travel to Crimea, Ukraine’s east
    Dec18

    U.S. State Department warning on travel to Crimea, Ukraine’s east

    The U.S. State Department on December 14 issued the following warning on travel to Crimea and the Donetsk and Luhansk regions of Ukraine. The Department of State warns U.S. citizens to defer all travel to Crimea and the eastern regions of Donetsk and Luhansk, and recommends those U.S. citizens currently living in or visiting these […] …read...

    Ukraine’s historical legacy laws
    Dec18

    Ukraine’s historical legacy laws

    On April 22, 1945, U.S. Army troops blew up the huge stone swastika that loomed over Zeppelin Field in Nuremberg where the Nazis had staged their massive rallies. A week later, Adolph Hitler committed suicide in Berlin and a few days after that, World War II in Europe ended. Today, there’s not a single public […] …read more Source:...

    Kremlin slams NATO, Kiev for ‘erroneous’ interpretation of Putin’s Ukraine comment
    Dec18

    Kremlin slams NATO, Kiev for ‘erroneous’ interpretation of Putin’s Ukraine comment

    The Kremlin Friday slammed NATO and Ukraine for misinterpreting a remark by President Vladimir Putin as a virtual admission of Russian troops in eastern Ukraine …read more Source: The Daily...

    Ukraine Says It Won’t Repay $3 Billion Russian Debt Due This Weekend
    Dec18

    Ukraine Says It Won’t Repay $3 Billion Russian Debt Due This Weekend

    (MOSCOW) — Ukraine won’t make a $3 billion debt repayment due to Russia this weekend because of Moscow’s refusal to accept terms already offered to other international creditors, its prime minister said Friday. The “moratorium” on outstanding debt repayments to Russia announced by Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk effectively...

    Ukraine refuses to pay $3bn Russian bond
    Dec18

    Ukraine refuses to pay $3bn Russian bond

    The decision sets the stage for a protracted legal stand-off with Moscow …read more Source: Financial...

    Ukraine says it won’t repay Russian debt due by weekend
    Dec18

    Ukraine says it won’t repay Russian debt due by weekend

    MOSCOW (AP) — Ukraine won’t make a $3 billion debt repayment due to Russia this weekend because of Moscow’s refusal to accept terms already offered to other international creditors, its prime minister said Friday. …read more Source: CNS...

    Ukraine’s prime minister says his country won’t repay $3 billion debt owed to Russia
    Dec18

    Ukraine’s prime minister says his country won’t repay $3 billion debt owed to Russia

    Arseniy Yatsenyuk announced a ‘moratorium’ on any debt repayments to Russia on Friday. That effectively means that Ukraine is defaulting on the debt …read more Source: Vancouver...