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    Joint statement by G-7 ambassadors on principles of public policy in Ukraine
    Feb19

    Joint statement by G-7 ambassadors on principles of public policy in Ukraine

    The following statement was issued jointly by the G-7 ambassadors to Ukraine. (Source: U.S. Embassy in Ukraine) 1. G-7 ambassadors welcome the announcement made by the Cabinet of Ministers on the basic objectives and principles of public policy on February 11, 2016, in particular, zero tolerance to political interference and corruption. However,...

    UCEF orphan fund has distributed $3 million since 2005
    Feb19

    UCEF orphan fund has distributed $3 million since 2005

    CHICAGO – Since it was founded in 2005, the Ginger Fund of the Ukrainian Catholic Education Foundation (UCEF) in the United States has donated more than $3 million to projects that help orphans, street kids, and other needy children in Ukraine. “Ginger,” the namesake of the fund, is an anonymous Roman Catholic donor. The fund […] …read more...

    German, French Ministers Plan Ukraine Trip amid Turmoil
    Feb19

    German, French Ministers Plan Ukraine Trip amid Turmoil

    Germany’s foreign minister and his new French counterpart plan to make a joint visit to Kiev on Monday to prod Ukraine’s squabbling politicians to push ahead with reforms.German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier’s spokesman, Martin Schaefer, said Friday he will meet… …read more Source:...

    Two Years In, Half a Million Children Have Been Affected by Ukraine’s Conflict
    Feb19

    Two Years In, Half a Million Children Have Been Affected by Ukraine’s Conflict

    Ukraine’s ongoing conflict has deeply affected the lives of 580,000 children, many of whom are out of school and need psychosocial support, according to the United Nations children’s agency (UNICEF). Two years into the conflict in Ukraine, more than 215,000 children have been internally displaced from conflict-affected areas, where...

    Polish president Duda says Russia fomenting new Cold War
    Feb19

    Polish president Duda says Russia fomenting new Cold War

    WARSAW (Reuters) – Polish President Andrzej Duda accused Russia of fomenting a new Cold War through its actions in Ukraine and Syria, and said Poland was ready to help any future NATO efforts in combating the Islamic State. …read more Source:...

    Leicester could be biggest winners in FA Cup fifth round
    Feb19

    Leicester could be biggest winners in FA Cup fifth round

    Description Credits Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images Premier League leaders will be hoping Arsenal, Tottenham and Man City face replays as they put their feet up this weekend Preview Friday, February 19, 2016 – 1:53pm …read more Source: The...

    World’s cartoonists on this week’s news
    Feb19

    World’s cartoonists on this week’s news

    The cartoon takes on the week’s news. First published on Caglecartoons.com, The Netherlands, February 18, 2016. | By Tom Janssen. First published in Der Standard, Austria, February 18, 2016. | By Oliver Schopf. “I come full of good intentions.” Drawn for POLITICO.eu and L’Vif L’Express. | By Nicolas Vadot. “And as the girl stood...

    Belarus, Russia, Ukraine to send one representative each for children’s song contest in Vitebsk
    Feb19

    Belarus, Russia, Ukraine to send one representative each for children’s song contest in Vitebsk

    Belarus, Russia and Ukraine will send one representative each for the children’s song contest of the 25th International Festival of Arts Slavonic Bazaar in Vitebsk, director of the festival. …read more Source:...

    Russia hopes Ukrainian truck ban will end on Saturday: agencies
    Feb19

    Russia hopes Ukrainian truck ban will end on Saturday: agencies

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – The Russian transport ministry hopes that a Ukrainian ban on Russian trucks will end on Saturday and has made an offer to resolve a dispute over the issue, local agencies quoted the ministry as saying on Friday. …read more Source:...

    Russia hopes Ukrainian truck ban will end on Saturday – agencies
    Feb19

    Russia hopes Ukrainian truck ban will end on Saturday – agencies

    The Russian transport ministry hopes that a Ukrainian ban on Russian trucks will end on Saturday and has made an offer to resolve a dispute over the issue, local agencies quoted the ministry as saying on Friday. …read more Source: Channel...