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    Lithuanian Embassy in Kyiv hosts a meeting of EU diplomats
    Feb10

    Lithuanian Embassy in Kyiv hosts a meeting of EU diplomats

    Lithuanian Embassy in Kyiv hosts a meeting of EU diplomats responsible for implementation of Eastern Partnership policy. On 9-10 February in Ukraine, the Embassy of Lithuania in Kyiv organised a visit of the European Union’s Ambassadors responsible for the implementation of the Eastern Partnership policy. In Kyiv, representatives of the...

    Dewar: Ditch the communism memorial and honour aboriginals instead
    Feb10

    Dewar: Ditch the communism memorial and honour aboriginals instead

    Let’s stop quibbling about the monument to victims of communism and ask the real question: Should we have such a monument in our capital? I think not. At a time when our country must focus on reconciliation with Indigenous Peoples, why not invest instead in the long-proposed National Aboriginal Centre on Victoria Island? The Liberal...

    Norway helps Ukraine put its new agriculture strategy in motion
    Feb10

    Norway helps Ukraine put its new agriculture strategy in motion

    Ukraine has worked hard to hammer out a new strategy for its agrifood sector. Now Norway is lending a hand by financing an FAO project to help translate that strategy into immediate action. For the past year, Ukraine’s Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food has worked closely with donors on a major overhaul of its The post Norway helps...

    IMF may cut aid to Ukraine over corruption
    Feb10

    IMF may cut aid to Ukraine over corruption

    The IMF warns Ukraine with a cut in financial aid due to corruption. …read more Source:...

    Three civilians killed in eastern Ukraine landmine blast
    Feb10

    Three civilians killed in eastern Ukraine landmine blast

    Three civilians have been killed and two others injured when a passenger minibus leaving the self-proclaimed Donetsk People’s Republic struck a landmine in eastern Ukraine.According to the reports, authorities in Kiev said the vehicle carrying five passengers hit the landmine near the village of Novomykhailivka, some 25 km southwest of...

    3 people killed by land mine in eastern Ukraine
    Feb10

    3 people killed by land mine in eastern Ukraine

    DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — At least three people have been killed in eastern Ukraine when a bus hit a land mine in a no man’s land between separatist rebels and government troops. …read more Source: CNS...

    IMF threatens to cut Ukraine aid over corruption
    Feb10

    IMF threatens to cut Ukraine aid over corruption

    The International Monetary Fund pounded the table in Ukraine on Wednesday, threatening to cut crucial financial aid because of the country’s “slow progress” in fighting corruption …read more Source: The Daily...

    Ukrainian Artist Kseniya Simonova Shows Kazakhstan Through the Sands of Time
    Feb10

    Ukrainian Artist Kseniya Simonova Shows Kazakhstan Through the Sands of Time

    Kazakh history in sand frm Kseniya Simonova’s YouTube channel. An amazing video has emerged showing ‘sand animator’ and 2009 winner of Ukraine’s Got Talent Kseniya Simonova’s depiction of Kazakh nationhood. The sand narration commissioned by the Central Asian country’s government was to mark anniversary celebrations...

    Eastern Orthodox Cacophony in America
    Feb10

    Eastern Orthodox Cacophony in America

    On January 22-23 there took place a meeting (technically called a synaxis) of all Eastern Orthodox primates (presiding bishops or patriarchs in different parts of the world). The meeting took place at the Orthodox Center in Chambesy, near Geneva, and was presided over by Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew, who (rather uncomfortably) resides in...

    NATO to Increase Forward Presence in East Europe
    Feb10

    NATO to Increase Forward Presence in East Europe

    NATO’s secretary general says the alliance’s increased “forward presence” in Eastern Europe sends a “clear signal” to any would-be aggressor. Speaking Wednesday in Brussels before a two-day NATO defense ministers meeting, Jens Stoltenberg said with an obvious reference to Russia, that “NATO will respond as one to any...