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    Nursultan Nazarbayev and Petro Poroshenko held a telephone conversation
    Jan12

    Nursultan Nazarbayev and Petro Poroshenko held a telephone conversation

    The President of Ukraine thanked Nursultan Nazarbayev for the warm welcome and the talks during his official visit to Kazakhstan. …read more Source: Kazakh...

    Kazakh, Ukrainian presidents had telephone talk
    Jan12

    Kazakh, Ukrainian presidents had telephone talk

    ASTANA. KAZINFORM Head of State Nursultan Nazarbayev has had a telephone conversation with his Ukrainian counterpart Petro Poroshenko, Akorda reports. …read more Source:...

    ‘Winter on Fire: Ukraine’s Fight for Freedom’ Comes to Netflix
    Jan12

    ‘Winter on Fire: Ukraine’s Fight for Freedom’ Comes to Netflix

    “No one was expecting to have kids beaten at 4 o’clock in the morning. No one was expecting people to be kidnapped or killed. It was just unfolding,” explains Evgeny Afineevsky, director of the film Winter on Fire: Ukraine’s Fight for Freedom, which documents the 93 day uprising that led to the downfall of president Viktor...

    Lawyer: Savchenko’s Health ‘Worrisome’
    Jan12

    Lawyer: Savchenko’s Health ‘Worrisome’

    A lawyer for Ukrainian military pilot Nadia Savchenko, who has been on hunger strike in Russian custody for nearly a month, has described the state of his client’s health as “worrisome.” …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Protests launched across Ukraine against Russian cigarettes
    Jan12

    Protests launched across Ukraine against Russian cigarettes

    Hundreds of activists in several Ukrainian cities blockaded on Tuesday the cigarette distribution centers owned by a Russian tycoon with alleged links to ousted pro-Moscow president Viktor Yanukovych …read more Source: The Daily...

    Ukraine’s working group on political affairs sits in Minsk
    Jan12

    Ukraine’s working group on political affairs sits in Minsk

    The meeting between representatives of Ukraine, Russia and the OSCE in Minsk is the first one in 2016. …read more Source:...

    Lithuania’s Euroapotheca invests EUR 40,000 in pharmacy in Ukraine
    Jan12

    Lithuania’s Euroapotheca invests EUR 40,000 in pharmacy in Ukraine

    Euroapotheca, a Vilniaus Prekyba company that owns one of Lithuania’s biggest pharmacy chains, has invested 40,000 euros in its second pharmacy in Ukraine, reported LETA/BNS. …read more Source: The Baltic...

    Ukraine’s Opposition Move to Overturn Blacklisting of Gérard Depardieu, Fred Durst and Others
    Jan12

    Ukraine’s Opposition Move to Overturn Blacklisting of Gérard Depardieu, Fred Durst and Others

    The Kiev District Administrative Court has requested that Ukraine’s Ministry of Culture justifies the blacklist it has compiled of pro-Russian actors and entertainers, whose work is set to be sanctioned in the country, Ukrainian news agency Ukrainsky Novini reports. Currently 83 people are on the Ukrainian government’s so-called...

    Protests launched across Ukraine against Russian cigarettes (AFP)
    Jan12

    Protests launched across Ukraine against Russian cigarettes (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Hundreds of activists in several Ukrainian cities blockaded on Tuesday the cigarette distribution centres owned by a Russian tycoon with alleged links to ousted pro-Moscow president Viktor Yanukovych. …read more Source: The West...

    One year after the Gyumri massacre
    Jan12

    One year after the Gyumri massacre

    On this very day in 2015, at about 7 am, the tanker of the Russian military base located in Gyumri shot and stabbed the 7 members of the Avetisyan family. This incident and the further events revealed numerous circumstances. Let us try to restore what happened and summarize the conclusions we came to during this period. Chronology of the Events...