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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    UCC participates in Yalta European Strategy meeting
    Sep25

    UCC participates in Yalta European Strategy meeting

    KYIV – The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) participated in the 12th Yalta European Strategy (YES) Annual Meeting, held in Kyiv on September 10-12. YES is the “go to” conference for the current state of affairs of Ukraine and brings together many of the top political, defense and finance leaders from around the world. Before the […] …read...

    Ukraine will be in EU within a decade, likely in NATO too, Lithuanian expert says
    Sep25

    Ukraine will be in EU within a decade, likely in NATO too, Lithuanian expert says

    Vladimir Putin’s effort to block Ukraine’s integration with Europe by trying to spark a civil war in the former Soviet republic has failed, Leonidis Donskis says; and consequently, Kyiv, despite its current difficulties, can look forward to becoming a full member of the European Union sometime within the next 10 years. Moreover, the...

    The chilling side to Russia’s claims about Yatsenyuk as a Chechnya fighter
    Sep25

    The chilling side to Russia’s claims about Yatsenyuk as a Chechnya fighter

    Russian Investigative Committee claims that Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk once fought against Russia in Chechnya aroused hilarity and some excellent flights of Photoshop fantasy following publication of an interview with the head of the committee, Alexander Bastrykin. It was left to the Russian propaganda channel Life News to mention...

    Poroshenko Awards Ukrainian Filmmaker, Activist Jailed In Russia
    Sep25

    Poroshenko Awards Ukrainian Filmmaker, Activist Jailed In Russia

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has awarded medals to film director Oleh Sentsov and activist Oleksandr Kolchenko, two Ukrainians who were controversially imprisoned in Russia last month. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine bans Aeroflot, other Russian airlines from flying to Ukraine: PM
    Sep25

    Ukraine bans Aeroflot, other Russian airlines from flying to Ukraine: PM

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine is banning Russian airlines, including Aeroflot, from flying to Ukraine, Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk said on Friday. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine bans Aeroflot, other Russian airlines from flying to Ukraine: PM
    Sep25

    Ukraine bans Aeroflot, other Russian airlines from flying to Ukraine: PM

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine is banning Russian airlines, including Aeroflot, from flying to Ukraine, Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk said on… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine government says will propose more sanctions on Russian firms
    Sep25

    Ukraine government says will propose more sanctions on Russian firms

    KIEV (Reuters) – The Ukrainian government said on Thursday it would propose additional sanctions against Russian companies, adding to a blacklist of individuals and companies to face penalties for reasons of “national security.” …read more Source:...

    Ukraine rebels oust several aid agencies
    Sep25

    Ukraine rebels oust several aid agencies

    UN’s humanitarian aid chief expresses alarm over decision to banish 10 relief organisations from Lugansk for ‘grave violations of local laws’Global relief organisations have voiced outrage and disbelief over a decision by Ukrainian separatists to banish 10 aid agencies for “grave violations of local laws”.The pro-Russian eastern...

    Ukraine government says will propose more sanctions on Russian firms
    Sep25

    Ukraine government says will propose more sanctions on Russian firms

    KIEV (Reuters) – The Ukrainian government said on Thursday it would propose additional sanctions against Russian companies, adding to a… …read more Source:...

    [Ticker] Dutch activists in last push on Ukraine referendum
    Sep25

    [Ticker] Dutch activists in last push on Ukraine referendum

    A Dutch citizens’ organisation and blog have begun their last push Friday in a campaign to gather 300,000 signatures, needed by Sunday evening, to force a national referendum about a recently signed EU association treaty with Ukraine. Last Wednesday, an estimated 255,000 people had signed the request. …read more Source:...