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    “Separatists” criticized over call for creation of “Malorossiya”
    Jul21

    “Separatists” criticized over call for creation of “Malorossiya”

    Russia-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine’s Donetsk region have announced what they say is the creation of a new state called “Malorossiya,” or Little Russia – a declaration that was swiftly condemned by Kyiv. The announcement on July 18 appeared to be the latest twist in attempts by the separatists who seized territory with Russian help...

    Russia-backed separatists confirm they’re holding RFE/RL contributor
    Jul21

    Russia-backed separatists confirm they’re holding RFE/RL contributor

    WASHINGTON – Russia-backed separatists in Ukraine’s war-torn eastern Donetsk region have confirmed that they are holding a blogger from eastern Ukraine who contributes to the Ukrainian Service of Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL), according to a former Ukrainian lawmaker. The journalist, Stanislav Aseyev, who writes under the name...

    MH17 victims remembered three years after jet’s downing
    Jul21

    MH17 victims remembered three years after jet’s downing

    More than 2,000 relatives gathered in the Netherlands to unveil a memorial to family members who were killed when a passenger jet was shot down by a missile over conflict-torn eastern Ukraine. Dutch King Willem-Alexander and Queen Maxima on July 17 attended the ceremony to dedicate the memorial to MH17’s victims in Vijfhuizen park, near […]...

    Three years on, families of MH17 victims still seeking justice
    Jul21

    Three years on, families of MH17 victims still seeking justice

    Evert van Zijtveld doesn’t want to talk about the 2014 plane crash in eastern Ukraine that took the lives of his two teenage children. He wants justice. But three years after the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17, the bereaved Dutch father – who also lost his in-laws in the crash – is still waiting. […] …read more Source: The...

    UMANA conference 2017: “Help Ukrainians help themselves”
    Jul21

    UMANA conference 2017: “Help Ukrainians help themselves”

    CHICAGO – The Ukrainian Medical Association of North America (UMANA) held its 44th Scientific Conference and 37th Assembly of Delegates on Wednesday through Saturday, June 14-18, at the Key Bridge Marriott Hotel in Arlington, Va. The theme of the biennial convention was “Rehabilitation and Reintegration – Helping Ukrainians Help Themselves.” The...

    Accountability for MH17
    Jul21

    Accountability for MH17

    It’s been three years since a passenger airliner was shot out of the sky over the beautiful fields of Ukraine in a war zone created by Russian and Russian-backed forces. On July 17, 2014, a terrorist act – plain and simple – was committed when Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 (MH17) was downed and all 298 […] …read more Source: The...

    U.S. general says allies worry Russian war game may be ‘Trojan horse’
    Jul21

    U.S. general says allies worry Russian war game may be ‘Trojan horse’

    BERLIN (Reuters) – U.S. allies in eastern Europe and Ukraine are worried that Russia’s planned war games in September could be a “Trojan horse” aimed at leaving behind military equipment brought into Belarus, the U.S. Army’s top general in Europe said on Thursday. Original Article Related posts No related posts. The post...

    Gormley: Trump’s Russia problem only grows
    Jul21

    Gormley: Trump’s Russia problem only grows

    Americans have good reason to ask whether their president and his closest political associates are criminals. But what makes the question so necessary ought to make the answer moot. For the purposes of determining whether Donald Trump should remain in office, it doesn’t matter whether a crime was committed in his and his associates’...

    Belarus president’s visit to Ukraine over
    Jul21

    Belarus president’s visit to Ukraine over

    In Kiev Alexander Lukashenko met with Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko. The two leaders discussed the implementation of the agreements reached during the meeting in April 2017. New avenues for advancing Belarus-Ukraine cooperation were sketched out. …read more Source:...

    Gomselmash set to increase sales on Ukrainian market
    Jul21

    Gomselmash set to increase sales on Ukrainian market

    “The Ukrainian market is very important for us, the sale potential is huge for out equipment there. Last year the sales of our vehicles more than doubled over 2015. We would like to see the same pace this year too,” Alexander Kamko noted. …read more Source:...