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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Portraits Unveiled Of Ukrainians Detained By Russia
    Jan29

    Portraits Unveiled Of Ukrainians Detained By Russia

    The Ukrainian foreign ministry has opened an exhibition featuring portraits of people which Kyiv says have been illegally detained by Russia, such as filmmaker Oleh Sentsov and pilot Nadia Savchenko. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    2015: Ukrainian National Association: a year of changes, milestones
    Jan29

    2015: Ukrainian National Association: a year of changes, milestones

    For our community’s oldest and largest fraternal organization, the Ukrainian National Association, 2015 was a year of some welcome changes and financial milestones, as well as the continuation of fraternal benefits and programs geared toward helping Ukrainians here and in Ukraine. The best news came in early December, when it was reported...

    2015: Ukrainians in the U.S.: Active on many fronts
    Jan29

    2015: Ukrainians in the U.S.: Active on many fronts

    Ukrainians in the United States were active in 2015 with protests, demonstrations, rallies, political and cultural events, as well as anniversaries. Following is a chronological account of the major developments. On January 23-26 Ukrainian Americans converged on Washington to mark the 1919 “Day of Unity” of Ukraine. Events included a protest in...

    Resignation of Ukrainian Prime Minister Is Possible
    Jan29

    Resignation of Ukrainian Prime Minister Is Possible

    29 de enero de 2016, 10:16Kiev, Jan 29 (Prensa Latina) The leader of Petro Poroshenko””s parliamentary faction (BPP), Yuri Lutsenko, admitted today the possibility that the government will resign, including the prime minister and head of the Popular Front Party (FP), Arseni Yatseniuk. …read more Source: Prensa...

    Attacks intensify in Ukraine’s east
    Jan29

    Attacks intensify in Ukraine’s east

    Pro-Kremlin forces in the front of the Donbas war are this week intensifying their attacks on Ukrainian positions, according to a statement of January 29 by the press centre of the Ukrainian anti-terrorist operation. …read more Source: Baltic News...

    Poland has to accept 5 mln immigrants for the sake of GDP
    Jan29

    Poland has to accept 5 mln immigrants for the sake of GDP

    If Poland wants to maintain the current pace of development, taking into account the current demographic trends, it needs to take in five million immigrants by 2050, the Association of Entrepreneurs and Employers ( ZPP) said. “Various forecasts – including the National Population Council – estimate that in order to maintain the current level of...

    ‘US after undermining Russia polls with graft claims against Putin’
    Jan29

    ‘US after undermining Russia polls with graft claims against Putin’

    Moscow has hit out at US over American officials’ corruption claims against Russian President Vladimir Putin, saying such ‘insulting’ allegations aim to influence Russia’s presidential election. Statements by US officials alleging that President Putin is corrupt are outrageous and insulting, the Kremlin said on Friday, adding...

    Kremlin slams White House over Putin corruption claim
    Jan29

    Kremlin slams White House over Putin corruption claim

    The Kremlin on Friday lashed out at the White House after it backed up an allegation from the US Treasury that President Vladimir Putin is corrupt. US Treasury acting under secretary for terrorism and financial intelligence Adam Szubin said in a BBC documentary aired Monday that Putin was a “picture of corruption”. White House...

    European Court delivered 8 judgements against Armenia last year
    Jan29

    European Court delivered 8 judgements against Armenia last year

    The 2015 statistics of the European Court of Human Rights has been published. According to the report, in all countries of the Council of Europe, there were a total of 823 judgments in 2015, of which 692 (84%) found at least one violation of the convention. The States with the highest number of judgments finding at least one violation of the...

    Putin’s Angels: the bikers battling for Russia in Ukraine
    Jan29

    Putin’s Angels: the bikers battling for Russia in Ukraine

    They were anarchic petrolheads and now they’re the Russian president’s henchmen: meet the Night Wolves, Moscow’s most infamous motorcycle gangA rumble of artillery prompts the biker gang to pause inside their stronghold. It has been some time since the rebel-held city of Luhansk in eastern Ukraine, on the war-torn fringes of...