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    Presidents of Belarus, Ukraine to discuss ways to improve life in Chernobyl-affected areas
    Apr26

    Presidents of Belarus, Ukraine to discuss ways to improve life in Chernobyl-affected areas

    Alexander Lukashenko remarked that the state of affairs in the areas affected by the Chernobyl disaster is getting better although a fair share of hardships and difficulties can be observed. …read more Source:...

    Russian Court Sentences Crimean Tatar To 12 Years In Prison
    Apr26

    Russian Court Sentences Crimean Tatar To 12 Years In Prison

    A Russian court has sentenced a Crimean Tatar man to 12 years in prison, drawing swift condemnation from Ukraine for what Kyiv called a politically motivated ruling. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    China launches first indigenously-built aircraft carrier amid rising tensions
    Apr26

    China launches first indigenously-built aircraft carrier amid rising tensions

    China on Wednesday launched its first indigenously-built aircraft carrier which will join an existing one bought from Ukraine, boosting its military capabilities amid worries about Beijing’s assertiveness in the South China Sea. The post China launches first indigenously-built aircraft carrier amid rising tensions appeared first on...

    Moldova-Ukraine Border Plan Makes Transnistria Anxious
    Apr26

    Moldova-Ukraine Border Plan Makes Transnistria Anxious

    The separatist government in Transnistria has accused Moldova and Ukraine of trying to impose a blockade, after the two countries agreed to set up a joint checkpoint at the border. …read more Source: Balkan...

    Poroshenko Compares Crisis In East Ukraine With 1986 Chernobyl Disaster
    Apr26

    Poroshenko Compares Crisis In East Ukraine With 1986 Chernobyl Disaster

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has compared the April 26, 1986, Chernobyl nuclear disaster with the ongoing crisis in Ukraine’s east, adding that “Russia is conducting an undeclared war against his country.” …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Sharmazanov: adjudicating Armenian  Genocide, Czech Republic  stated  its position following democratic values and human rights protection.
    Apr26

    Sharmazanov: adjudicating Armenian  Genocide, Czech Republic  stated  its position following democratic values and human rights protection.

    ArmInfo. Adjudicating Armenian Genocide, Czech Republic stated its position following democratic values and human rights protection.This was stated by Armenian Parliament Vice Speaker and Armenian-Czech Firendship Group Head Edward Sharmazanov, during his conversation with Robin Behnish, the head of Czech-Armenian Parliamentary Friendship Group...

    Late Uzbek President’s Nephew Moved To House Arrest In Kyiv
    Apr26

    Late Uzbek President’s Nephew Moved To House Arrest In Kyiv

    A relative of late Uzbek President Islam Karimov has been moved from jail to house arrest in Kyiv, where he was detained in January. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine, Belarus leaders mark Chernobyl anniversary
    Apr26

    Ukraine, Belarus leaders mark Chernobyl anniversary

    KIEV: The presidents of Ukraine and Belarus toured Wednesday the site of the Chernobyl plant to mark 31 years since the “unhealing wound” of the world’s worst civil nuclear accident spewed radiation across Europe. The station’s fourth reactor in the north of former Soviet Ukraine exploded in 1986 after a safety test went horribly...

    Poroshenko: Belarus and Ukraine will never quarrel with each other
    Apr26

    Poroshenko: Belarus and Ukraine will never quarrel with each other

    Petro Poroshenko stressed: “It is very important for us and I am convinced that the Ukrainian-Belarusian border will always be a border of friendship and good neighbors, reliable partnership, and peace. Nobody will ever be able to put Ukraine at odds with Belarus.” …read more Source:...

    Ukraine, Belarus leaders visit Chernobyl to mark anniversary
    Apr26

    Ukraine, Belarus leaders visit Chernobyl to mark anniversary

    KIEV: The presidents of Ukraine and Belarus toured Wednesday the site of the Chernobyl plant to mark 31 years since the world’s worst civil nuclear accident spewed radiation across Europe. The plant in the north of former Soviet Ukraine exploded in 1986 after a safety test went horribly wrong at 1:23am on April 26. Around 30 people were...