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    Memorial for victims MH17 unveiled in Netherlands
    Jul18

    Memorial for victims MH17 unveiled in Netherlands

    In Vijfhuizen, the Netherlands, the National Monument for the MH17 victims has been unveiled remembering those 298 people, who were killed over eastern Ukraine as a rocket hit a civilian passenger plane. …read more Source: Baltic News...

    Donetsk People’s Republic Declares Creation of New State of Malorossiya
    Jul18

    Donetsk People’s Republic Declares Creation of New State of Malorossiya

    Self-proclaimed Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR) Leader Alexander Zakharchenko proposed on Tuesday a three-year transition period toward a new state called Malorossiya (“Little Russia”) as a way to settle the three-year conflict. “We propose to establish the state of Malorossiya. Malorossiya is an independent young state. A transition period...

    Ukraine Separatists Criticized Over Call For Creation Of ‘Little Russia’
    Jul18

    Ukraine Separatists Criticized Over Call For Creation Of ‘Little Russia’

    Russia-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine’s Donetsk region have announced what they say is the creation of a new state called Malorossia, or Little Russia, a declaration that was swiftly condemned by Kyiv. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukrainian separatists proclaim a new state
    Jul18

    Ukrainian separatists proclaim a new state

    Moscow, Jul 18 – Separatists in eastern Ukraine on Tuesday proclaimed a new state that aspires to include not only the areas they control but also the rest of Ukraine, reports AP/UNB. The surprise announcement in the rebel stronghold of Donetsk casts further doubt on the 2015 cease-fire deal that was supposed to stop fighting in Ukraine’s...

    Report: NY Prosecutors Issue New Subpoena For Manafort Bank Records
    Jul18

    Report: NY Prosecutors Issue New Subpoena For Manafort Bank Records

    New York prosecutors have issued a subpoena seeking bank records from former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort related to real estate loans of up to $16 million, the Wall Street Journal reported Monday. The Manhattan District Attorney’s office has ordered the Federal Savings Bank, a small Chicago bank whose loans to Manafort make up...

    Pro-Russian rebel leader in E. Ukraine unveils plan for new state
    Jul18

    Pro-Russian rebel leader in E. Ukraine unveils plan for new state

    The pro-Russian rebel leader of a breakaway region in eastern Ukraine announced proposals to abolish Ukraine and create a new state in its place. …read more Source:...

    Marines Hit Ukraine Beaches, In ‘Most Realistic’ Drills
    Jul18

    Marines Hit Ukraine Beaches, In ‘Most Realistic’ Drills

    Military exercises in the Black Sea are the “most realistic” ever staged by the 17 participating nations, according to the U.S. commander there. The 20th annual Sea Breeze exercises come amid ongoing tensions with Russia, which has buzzed U.S. craft this year. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free...

    Separatists Proclaim a New State to Replace Ukraine
    Jul18

    Separatists Proclaim a New State to Replace Ukraine

    Separatists in eastern Ukraine on Tuesday proclaimed a new state that aspires to include not only the areas they control but also the rest of Ukraine. The surprise announcement in the rebel stronghold of Donetsk casts further doubt on the 2015 cease-fire deal that was supposed to stop fighting in Ukraine’s industrial heartland and bring...

    Georgian-Ukrainian Business Forum urges investors to boost cooperation
    Jul18

    Georgian-Ukrainian Business Forum urges investors to boost cooperation

    Georgia has hosted a Georgian Ukrainian Business Forum seeking to attract more investments from Ukraine and deepen the bilateral cooperation …read more Source:...

    Pro-Russian rebel leader in E. Ukraine unveils plan for new state
    Jul18

    Pro-Russian rebel leader in E. Ukraine unveils plan for new state

    MOSCOW/KIEV – The pro-Russian rebel leader of a breakaway region in eastern Ukraine announced proposals to abolish Ukraine and create a new state in its place on Tuesday, comments that could further undermine a 2015 peace deal that is already faltering. … …read more Source:...