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    Ukrainian PM acknowledges threats on Israel, advises Jewish state to be vigilant
    May19

    Ukrainian PM acknowledges threats on Israel, advises Jewish state to be vigilant

    Ukrainian PM Volodymyr Groysman cautioned Israel against the threats it faces and said that he was convinced the Jewish state could identify with the Ukraine’s plight of dealing with terror. …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

    Floaty dresses with balloon sleeves are Ukraine’s gift to fashion
    May19

    Floaty dresses with balloon sleeves are Ukraine’s gift to fashion

    Vyshyvanka – the home-grown folk style fashionable item from Ukraine – is now a popular summertime outfit in the UAE …read more Source: Khaleej...

    Red Scare: Ukraine Launches Crimea-Related Probe Against Stalin

    According to a statement posted in the Office of the Prosecutor General of Ukraine’s official website, the investigation into the 1944 “forced deportation of the Crimean Tatar people and other ethnic groups from the territory of the Crimean ASSR (Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republic)” began in December 2015. “This is not just an act of...

    Belarus, Ukraine’s Lviv plan to ramp up tourist exchange
    May19

    Belarus, Ukraine’s Lviv plan to ramp up tourist exchange

    Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Belarus to Ukraine Igor Sokol paid a visit to Ukraine’s Lviv Oblast and met with Lviv Mayor Andrei Sadovy. The sides discussed the ways to boost tourist exchange between Belarus and Lviv. …read more Source:...

    Nordica launches flights to summer destinations
    May19

    Nordica launches flights to summer destinations

    Estonian state-owned carrier Nordica launched its summer routes to destinations in France, Croatia, Germany and Ukraine this week. …read more Source:...

    Swastikas painted on synagogue, rabbi’s headstone smashed in Ukraine
    May19

    Swastikas painted on synagogue, rabbi’s headstone smashed in Ukraine

    (JTA) — Two swastikas were painted on the front door of a synagogue in western Ukraine and, in a separate incident, the headstone of a prominent rabbi’s grave was smashed. The incident involving the swastikas was discovered last week in Chernivtsi, a city located some 250 miles southwest of Kiev, according to the Euro-Asian Jewish Congress....

    Politics: Watch the NATO tank competition where the US lost to Austria and Germany

    "This is a competition, but it's not really about the competition… It's really about training, partnership, esprit de corps and interoperability." Austria, which didn’t participate in the challenge last year, took gold, while Germany came in second. The US came in a strong third, but given the purpose of the...

    House Republicans are worried more taped conversations will leak
    May19

    House Republicans are worried more taped conversations will leak

    (Credit: AP Photo/Alex Brandon) A new report indicates that House Republican leaders are worried more secretly recorded conversations will leak to the press. On Wednesday descriptions of a taped conversation among House Republican leaders after meeting with Ukrainian Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman leaked, due to reporting by The Washington...

    Nordica starts flying to summer destinations
    May19

    Nordica starts flying to summer destinations

    he Estonian state owned airline Nordica this week started services to its six summer destinations in France, Croatia, Germany and Ukraine, informed LETA/BNS. …read more Source: The Baltic...

    The strength of the UNWLA
    May19

    The strength of the UNWLA

    Seen on the front page of our April 16 issue was a story headlined “Charitable Ukraine honors UNWLA as best provider of ‘Aid from Abroad.’ ” It reported that the Ukrainian National Women’s League of America had been honored by the Association of Charities of Ukraine with its top award in the Aid from Abroad […] …read more...