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    Ukraine: Local Elections Cancelled in Strategic Port City
    Oct25

    Ukraine: Local Elections Cancelled in Strategic Port City

    Voting materials did not arrive to the city of Mariupol, which has seen heavy fighting between Independence forces and militias. …read more Source:...

    Russia, Ukraine stop direct flights as part of mutual ban
    Oct25

    Russia, Ukraine stop direct flights as part of mutual ban

    Direct flights between Russia and Ukraine have been cancelled as part of a mutual ban imposed by Kiev and Moscow on each other over the crisis in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Iran...

    [OPINION] Nnamdi Kanu and The Cry For Biafra – By Femi Fani-Kayode
    Oct25

    [OPINION] Nnamdi Kanu and The Cry For Biafra – By Femi Fani-Kayode

    I am not a Biafran and neither am I Igbo. I do however believe that it is the inalienable right of any human being or ethnic nationality to aspire to be free and to be able to determine their own destiny. The right of self-determination is enshrined in international law and it is guaranteed by every moral stricture known to man. It is a right...

    Ukraine’s Local Elections To Test Ruling Coalition
    Oct25

    Ukraine’s Local Elections To Test Ruling Coalition

    ​Ukrainians are voting in local elections seen as a survival test for pro-Western President Petro Poroshenko’s fragile ruling coalition amid the country’s deep economic crisis and ongoing conflict in the east. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Voting is canceled in Ukraine’s strategic port of Mariupol
    Oct25

    Voting is canceled in Ukraine’s strategic port of Mariupol

    Ukraine’s local elections were canceled on Sunday in the strategic southeastern port of Mariupol because of what officials described as a lack of sufficient ballots in the disputed industrial city. “Polling stations did not open in Mariupol because the ballots were not ready in the voting offices,” said electoral commission Natalia...

    Direct flights come to an end between Kyiv and Moscow
    Oct25

    Direct flights come to an end between Kyiv and Moscow

    Ukraine’s ban on flights to Russia announced three weeks ago comes into effect on Sunday, meaning longer more expensive journeys for people wanting… …read more Source:...

    Russia, Ukraine stop direct flights as part of mutual ban
    Oct25

    Russia, Ukraine stop direct flights as part of mutual ban

    Direct flights between Russia and Ukraine are cancelled as part of a mutual ban amid tensions between Moscow and Kiev over the crisis in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Brilliant parody posters give Ukraine elections a ‘Game of Thrones’ twist
    Oct25

    Brilliant parody posters give Ukraine elections a ‘Game of Thrones’ twist

    Ukraine is awash in election fever ahead of this Sunday’s local polls, which will include an important mayoral race in the capital, Kiev The election — only the second since the Moscow-leaning president was overthrown during the country’s revolution in February 2014 — is an important one. Many view the polls as a referendum on the...

    Decisive Ukraine vote marred by cancelled vote in key port
    Oct25

    Decisive Ukraine vote marred by cancelled vote in key port

    Western-backed Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko’s fragile ruling coalition faced a major survival test Sunday in local elections that were instantly marred as voting was cancelled in the strategic port of Mariupol …read more Source: The Daily...

    Voting cancelled in Ukraine’s strategic port Mariupol
    Oct25

    Voting cancelled in Ukraine’s strategic port Mariupol

    Ukraine’s local elections were cancelled today in the strategic southeastern port of Mariupol because of what officials described as a lack of sufficient ballots in the disputed industrial city. “Polling stations did not open in Mariupol because the ballots were not ready in the voting offices,” electoral commission Natalia...