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    Day of Bulgarian Diplomatic Service marked on 19 July
    Jul19

    Day of Bulgarian Diplomatic Service marked on 19 July

    On 19 July 1879, Prince Alexander of Battenberg appointed the very first diplomatic agents in newly liberated Bulgaria. Those included Dragan Tsankov, Evlogi Georgiev and Dimitar Kirovich. 120 years later the Foreign Minister at that time Nadezhda Mihaylova declared July 19 the Day of the Bulgarian Diplomatic Service. With a three-day conference...

    Ukraine Summer Camp: Learning to Fight
    Jul19

    Ukraine Summer Camp: Learning to Fight

    Witness a Ukrainian military summer camp for children outside of Kiev. As the conflict between Ukraine and Russian-backed separatists continues, they are encouraged to prepare to defend their country. …read more Source: The New York...

    Poroshenko says he didn’t know Georgia requested Saakashvili’s extradition twice
    Jul19

    Poroshenko says he didn’t know Georgia requested Saakashvili’s extradition twice

    Ukraine s President Petro Poroshenko has stated that he did not know that Georgia has already requested Georgia s third President Mikheil Saakashvili s extradition …read more Source:...

    Ukraine, Belarus encouraged to aim for $7.9bn in bilateral trade
    Jul19

    Ukraine, Belarus encouraged to aim for $7.9bn in bilateral trade

    Ukraine-Belarus trade has recently surged by 28% to total $4 billion, but the goal is $7.9 billion, Ukraine Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Regional Development, Construction and Housing Gennady Zubko said …read more Source:...

    Iran Beats Ukraine at Atlas Basketball Challenge
    Jul19

    Iran Beats Ukraine at Atlas Basketball Challenge

    TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran started the third edition of the Atlas Basketball Challenge with a win over Ukraine. …read more Source: Tasnim News...

    Lukashenko to make official visit to Ukraine 20-21 July
    Jul19

    Lukashenko to make official visit to Ukraine 20-21 July

    Emphasis will be made on the current state and prospects for collaboration in economy, including in such areas as trade, investment, industrial cooperation, petrochemical industry, energy, agriculture, transport and logistics, development of interregional dialogue. …read more Source:...

    China’s Trafficked Brides
    Jul19

    China’s Trafficked Brides

    Thanks to the one child policy, Chinese men are turning to Ukrainian brides and sex trafficking to find wives. …read more Source: The...

    Ukrainian separatists claim to have created a new country: Malorossiya, or ‘Little Russia’
    Jul19

    Ukrainian separatists claim to have created a new country: Malorossiya, or ‘Little Russia’

    Separatists in eastern Ukraine claimed Tuesday to have founded a new country — Malorossiya, which means “Little Russia” in English — that will overtake Ukraine. “We offer Ukrainian citizens a peaceful way out of the difficult situation, without the war,” Alexander Zakharchenko, leader of the self-proclaimed Donetsk People’s Republic, told...

    Ukraine rebels announce new ?state?
    Jul19

    Ukraine rebels announce new ?state?

    Pro-Russian rebels march in the centre of Donetsk during the WWII Victory Day parade/AFPKIEV: Russian-backed rebels fighting against Kiev on Tuesday announced a plan to create a new “state” they said would take the place of Ukraine and have its capital in their territory.Ukraine´s pro-Western authorities immediately ridiculed the idea...

    U.S., Russian Envoy, OSCE Dismiss Ukraine Separatists’ ‘Little Russia’ Declaration
    Jul19

    U.S., Russian Envoy, OSCE Dismiss Ukraine Separatists’ ‘Little Russia’ Declaration

    The U.S. State Department, Russia’s envoy to Ukrainian peace talks, and the Organization for Cooperation and Security in Europe all voiced concern about the declaration of a “Little Russia” in Ukraine by Russia-backed separatists on July 18. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...