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    EU approves visa-free travel for Ukrainians
    May11

    EU approves visa-free travel for Ukrainians

    The EU Thursday approved visa-free travel for Ukrainians, fulfilling a key promise to cement ties with Kiev as it remains embroiled in a deadly conflict with Russian-backed rebels …read more Source: The Daily...

    ‘You’re just meat’ – Ukrainian soldiers get chilling texts
    May11

    ‘You’re just meat’ – Ukrainian soldiers get chilling texts

    The Associated Press has found that Ukrainian soldiers are being bombarded by text messages likely dispatched by cell site simulators. Some are crude threats, while others play on allegations that … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    EU Council adopts regulation on visa liberalization for Ukrainian citizens
    May11

    EU Council adopts regulation on visa liberalization for Ukrainian citizens

    The European Council adopted a regulation on visa liberalization for Ukrainian citizens travelling to the EU for a period of stay of 90 days in any 180-day period. …read more Source:...

    Ex-rebel Leaders Detail Role Played by Putin Aide in East Ukraine
    May11

    Ex-rebel Leaders Detail Role Played by Putin Aide in East Ukraine

    MOSCOW—A top aide to Vladimir Putin decides how the pro-Moscow administration of eastern Ukraine is run and who gets what jobs there, three former rebel leaders said, challenging Kremlin denials that it calls the shots in the region. Their comments to Reuters shed light on the role played by the secretive Vladislav Surkov, who has long been at...

    EU Members Endorse Visa Liberalization For Ukraine
    May11

    EU Members Endorse Visa Liberalization For Ukraine

    European Union member states endorsed visa liberalization for Ukraine on May 11, clearing the final hurdle for Ukrainian citizens to travel to the EU’s Schengen Area without a visa. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    A coup in real time? Historian Timothy Snyder says the Comey firing is Trump’s “open admission of collusion with Russia”
    May11

    A coup in real time? Historian Timothy Snyder says the Comey firing is Trump’s “open admission of collusion with Russia”

    James Comey, Donald J. Trump (Credit: Getty Images/Drew Angerer/Mark Wilson) Has the other shoe finally dropped? Is this the beginning of Donald Trump’s attempted coup? Trump is a plutocratic authoritarian. As I have previously argued, it is fair to call him a fascist. He has repeatedly demonstrated this fact through his words and deeds...

    EU Council confirms visa liberalisation for Ukrainian citizens
    May11

    EU Council confirms visa liberalisation for Ukrainian citizens

    …read more Source: NEWS.am

    Kyiv, Ankara sign MoU to expand co-op in defense industry
    May11

    Kyiv, Ankara sign MoU to expand co-op in defense industry

    Ukrainian state-owned aircraft company Antonov, which is a part of the SC UkrOboronProm, has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Turkey’s leading defense company ASELSAN Elektronik Sanayi ve Ticaret A.Ş. (ASELSAN), says a message posted on the Ukrainian company’s website. …read more Source:...

    Ex-rebel leaders detail role played by Putin aide in east Ukraine
    May11

    Ex-rebel leaders detail role played by Putin aide in east Ukraine

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – A top aide to Vladimir Putin decides how the pro-Moscow administration of eastern Ukraine is run and who gets what jobs there, three former rebel leaders said, challenging Kremlin denials that it calls the shots in the region. …read more Source:...

    Ex-Rebel Leaders Detail Role Played by Putin Aide in East Ukraine
    May11

    Ex-Rebel Leaders Detail Role Played by Putin Aide in East Ukraine

    By Anton ZverevMOSCOW (Reuters) – A top aide to Vladimir Putin decides how the pro-Moscow administration of eastern Ukraine is run and who gets… …read more Source: U.S....