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    Ukraine parliament backs crucial debt write-off deal (AFP)
    Sep17

    Ukraine parliament backs crucial debt write-off deal (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Ukraine’s parliament on Thursday backed a crucial debt restructuring agreement that will save Kiev billions of dollars and keep the war-torn country from falling into an unmanaged default. …read more Source: The West...

    Czech consular offices in Ukraine flooded by repatriation seekers
    Sep17

    Czech consular offices in Ukraine flooded by repatriation seekers

    Kiev – Clerks from the foreign and interior ministries are temporarily working at Czech consular offices in Ukraine that are flooded by hundreds of repatriation applications from ethnic Czechs who… …read more Source: České...

    Italy Bans Former Prime Minister Berlusconi for 3 Years: Report
    Sep17

    Italy Bans Former Prime Minister Berlusconi for 3 Years: Report

    The Ukrainian security service has banned former Italian prime minister Silvio Berlusconi from entering Ukraine in the “interests of national security”, online Ukrainian newspaper Apostrophe reported … …read more Source:...

    Ukraine to take BBC journalists off its sanctions list
    Sep17

    Ukraine to take BBC journalists off its sanctions list

    MOSCOW (AP) — An official says Ukraine’s president has instructed security officials to strike the names of three BBC journalists off the country’s sanctions list. …read more Source: CNS...

    The Sprout: Pressure’s on to nail TPP deal by the end of the month
    Sep17

    The Sprout: Pressure’s on to nail TPP deal by the end of the month

    Good morning, We’re starting the day a little jealous of this little chubby hedgehog, who’s really enjoying having his tummy rubbed. Now, here’s today’s agriculture news. The Lead: Talks on the Trans Pacific Partnership trade deal are back on, with chief negotiators set to meet in Atlanta September 26. As The Globe and...

    Refugees Refuse to Leave Croatian Asylum Centre
    Sep17

    Refugees Refuse to Leave Croatian Asylum Centre

    Asylum seekers from Sierra Leone, Jamaica and Ukraine have protested over being moved from the Zagreb asylum centre to Kutina to make way for those now reaching the country. …read more Source: Balkan...

    Ukraine Bans 900 Including Journalists
    Sep17

    Ukraine Bans 900 Including Journalists

    President Petro Poroshenko demanded the sweep against those considered to represent a threat to “national security.” …read more Source:...

    Ukraine’s Babi Yar Holocaust memorial vandalized, again
    Sep17

    Ukraine’s Babi Yar Holocaust memorial vandalized, again

    The memorial site has been vandalized sixth times in the past year …read more Source:...

    Kiev Bans 400 People, Including Journalists, from Entering Country
    Sep17

    Kiev Bans 400 People, Including Journalists, from Entering Country

    Nearly 400 people, including journalists, observers and lawyers, are banned from entering Ukraine for a year at the order of Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko. …read more Source: Latin American Herald...

    Thorbjørn Jagland: “Ukraine should reconsider its sanctions against media”
    Sep17

    Thorbjørn Jagland: “Ukraine should reconsider its sanctions against media”

    We are working with Ukraine to promote democratic reforms. …read more Source:...