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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Vitebsk to host forum on employment of people with disabilities
    May17

    Vitebsk to host forum on employment of people with disabilities

    Attending the forum will be businessmen, experts from Belarusian and international organizations, representatives of government agencies, and people with disabilities. We expect to welcome over 240 participants from Belarus, Russia, Ukraine, Moldova, and Kazakhstan, Veronika Gerasimova said. …read more Source:...

    Russian Social Media Site Tells Ukrainians How to Dodge Web Block
    May17

    Russian Social Media Site Tells Ukrainians How to Dodge Web Block

    By Maria Kiselyova and Alessandra PrenticeMOSCOW/KIEV (Reuters) – Vkontakte, the Russian version of Facebook, on Wednesday sent its millions of… …read more Source: U.S....

    EU signs regulation on visa liberalization with Ukraine
    May17

    EU signs regulation on visa liberalization with Ukraine

    The regulation on the EU visa liberalization for Ukrainian citizens has been signed in Strasbourg on May 17. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine’s presidential office says website attacked by Russia
    May17

    Ukraine’s presidential office says website attacked by Russia

    “We have been witnessing the Russian response to the president’s decree about closing access to Russian social networks,” President Petro Poroshenko’s deputy administration chief Dmytro Shymkiv said …read more Source: Hindustan...

    Ukraine Opposition Introduces Bill Decriminalizing St. George Ribbon
    May17

    Ukraine Opposition Introduces Bill Decriminalizing St. George Ribbon

    KIEV (Sputnik) — The bill proposes an amendment to the law approved by the parliament on Tuesday, which, if signed by President Petro Poroshenko, would introduce fines or arrest for making or wearing of the ribbon in Ukraine, with an exception made for war veterans whose medals or orders incorporate elements of the ribbon. During the latest...

    Russian social media site tells Ukrainians how to dodge web block
    May17

    Russian social media site tells Ukrainians how to dodge web block

    MOSCOW/KIEV (Reuters) – Vkontakte, the Russian version of Facebook, on Wednesday sent its millions of Ukrainian users instructions on how to circumvent a ban by the Ukrainian government. …read more Source: The...

    Unfriended: Why Ukraine Banned Two Of Its Most Popular Social Networks
    May17

    Unfriended: Why Ukraine Banned Two Of Its Most Popular Social Networks

    On May 15 Ukraine banned access to some of the most visited websites in the country in what it said was an attempt to protect Ukraine’s information space from Russian propaganda. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Why Ukraine Said ‘Nyet’ to Russian Social Networks
    May17

    Why Ukraine Said ‘Nyet’ to Russian Social Networks

    Ukraine knows Russia’s social networks aren’t neutral. But neither are anyone else’s. …read more Source:...

    European Parliament signs visa liberalization for Ukraine
    May17

    European Parliament signs visa liberalization for Ukraine

    The visa-free regime will come into force in 20 days. …read more Source:...

    Public Sharply Divided Over Ukraine’s Ban On Russian Social Networks
    May17

    Public Sharply Divided Over Ukraine’s Ban On Russian Social Networks

    President Petro Poroshenko’s blanket ban in Ukraine on several Russian Internet services, including leading Russian-language social networks and a popular search engine, has struck a chord — or a nerve, depending on who you ask. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...