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    THE 75TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE UKRAINIAN INSURGENT ARMY – UPA: TWO TRUTHS DO NOT EXIST
    Jun26

    THE 75TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE UKRAINIAN INSURGENT ARMY – UPA: TWO TRUTHS DO NOT EXIST

    Part 1. Around the world, Ukrainians are observing the 75th anniversary of the founding of the Ukrainian Insurgent Army (UPA), the legendary fighters of the 1940s and 1950s who bravely fought for the freedom of Ukraine. On June 25, 2017 the Ukrain…(Частина 1. Українці всього світу цьогоріч відзначають 75-ту річницю з часу заснування...

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko To Meet Macron In Paris
    Jun26

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko To Meet Macron In Paris

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko is due to meet his French counterpart, Emmanuel Macron, in Paris on June 26. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Eid al-Fitr celebrated around the world
    Jun26

    Eid al-Fitr celebrated around the world

    …read more Source: Middle East...

    Elves v trolls: How Europe is working to expose Russian meddling
    Jun26

    Elves v trolls: How Europe is working to expose Russian meddling

    Researchers in Britain, France, Germany, the Czech Republic, the Netherlands, Switzerland, Finland, Sweden, Ukraine, Latvia and Slovakia are working against Russia’s “weaponised information”. …read more Source: The Sydney Morning...

    Demonizing Democracy
    Jun26

    Demonizing Democracy

    The recent passage of a “foreign agents” law in Hungary is a disturbing reminder of the determination of the world’s autocracies to crush civil society activism. While Prime Minister Viktor Orban has justified the new measure on transparency grounds, the law’s clear purpose is to neutralize NGOs and think tanks as sources of...

    Meet the horsemen of our environmental apocalypse
    Jun25

    Meet the horsemen of our environmental apocalypse

    Scott Pruitt; Rex Tillerson; Ryan Zinke (Credit: AP/J. Scott Applewhite/Carolyn Kaster) Consolidation of power by the oil and coal barons began immediately after the election; president-elect Trump’s transition advisors emerged as an oil industry dream team. Despite the initial antipathy between Trump and the Koch brothers, once he secured...

    World Team Chess Championship 2017: Indian men beat Ukraine, women draw with China
    Jun25

    World Team Chess Championship 2017: Indian men beat Ukraine, women draw with China

    B Adhiban rose to the occasion to deliver the goods as the Indian men stayed afloat in the World Team Chess Championship after beating third seed Ukraine 2.5-1.5. The post World Team Chess Championship 2017: Indian men beat Ukraine, women draw with China appeared first on Firstpost. …read more Source:...

    No More Giveaways: US Wants Ukraine to Pay for Its ‘Assistance’
    Jun25

    No More Giveaways: US Wants Ukraine to Pay for Its ‘Assistance’

    A bill on the Defense Department’s 2018 budget will include a provision about military assistance to Ukraine, including in the form of lethal weapons, Thornberry told The Hill on Thursday. “[The bill] includes military assistance to Ukraine and calls on the [Trump] Administration to provide lethal aid to the Ukrainians so that they can...

    Azerbaijani boxer wins silver at European championships
    Jun25

    Azerbaijani boxer wins silver at European championships

    Azerbaijani boxer Kamran Shahsuvarli (75kg) has won silver at the European championships in Kharkiv, Ukraine. He was beaten by Ukrainian Alexander Khizhnyak in the gold medal bout. …read more Source: Azerbaijan State News...

    Ukraine says two soldiers killed despite cease-Fire
    Jun25

    Ukraine says two soldiers killed despite cease-Fire

    The Ukrainian military has said that two soldiers were killed and two wounded in the eastern part of the country despite a cease-fire that began on June 23. Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty reports. In a statement posted on Facebook on … …read more Source:...