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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    A Soviet Man
    Apr05

    A Soviet Man

    News of the passing of Yevgeniy Yevtushenko, probably the best-known Soviet poet among those who managed to outlive their native country, resonated deeply in both the literary community and the ordinary public across Russia. Much will be said as we near the day of his funeral in the iconic village of Peredelkino, close to Moscow, on April 12—at...

    Minsk, Kiev ready for full-fledged cooperation
    Apr05

    Minsk, Kiev ready for full-fledged cooperation

    Vladimir Semashko and Vitali Klitschko discussed the state of cooperation between Minsk and Kiev which accounts for 38% of Belarus-Ukraine total trade. The parties also talked over the ways to develop full-fledged relations, first of all, in the trade and economic area. …read more Source:...

    All the Presidents’ Spies: Blackwater-founder Erik Prince is the latest Trump cut-out to parlay with Putin’s men
    Apr05

    All the Presidents’ Spies: Blackwater-founder Erik Prince is the latest Trump cut-out to parlay with Putin’s men

    Senate Intelligence Committee Chairman Sen. Richard Burr, R-N.C., right, and the Committee’s Vice Chairman Sen. Mark Warner, D-Va., stand up to leave on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, March 30, 2017, following the committee’s hearing on Russian intelligence activities. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh) (Credit: AP) I’ve been reading...

    VIII international half marathon to be held on April 15 in Dushanbe
    Apr05

    VIII international half marathon to be held on April 15 in Dushanbe

    DUSHANBE, 05.04.2017. /NIAT “Khovar”/. The VIII Dushanbe international half marathon devoted to celebration of the Day of the capital of Tajikistan is to be held on April 15. The corresponding decree was signed yesterday by the Acting Chairman of Dushanbe Rustam Emomali. According to the decree, the event is held “in order to worthy celebrate the...

    Ukrainian President Appoints Gaidar As Adviser
    Apr05

    Ukrainian President Appoints Gaidar As Adviser

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has appointed Maria Gaidar, a former politician and activist in Russia, as an adviser. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Eurovision ‘could be hit by withdrawals’ over Ukraine-Russia row
    Apr05

    Eurovision ‘could be hit by withdrawals’ over Ukraine-Russia row

    European Broadcasting Union in warning to Kiev over its decision to bar Russian entrant …read more Source: The Irish...

    Defence deal could open the door to weapons sales to Ukraine
    Apr05

    Defence deal could open the door to weapons sales to Ukraine

    The Trudeau government has signed a defence co-operation agreement with Ukraine, a seemingly mundane bit of statecraft that could have far-reaching implications for the eastern European country’s bid to buy Canadian-made weapons. The bilateral deal, signed this week by Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan and his Ukrainian counterpart Stepan...

    Ukraine PM promises reforms will kick in this year
    Apr05

    Ukraine PM promises reforms will kick in this year

    Volodymyr Groysman, Ukraine’s prime minister, promised that his citizens will finally reap the benefits of economic reforms this year in an interview with the Financial Times published Wednesday. “The people will feel it, or God forbid we will fall back into stagnation,” Groysman said. For the past three years,...

    International competition for classical guitar in Kuystendil begins
    Apr05

    International competition for classical guitar in Kuystendil begins

    From April 5 until April 8 the city of Kuystendil (Southwest Bulgaria) hosts the 21st edition of the international competition for classical guitar Academician Marin Goleminov. Over 1,500 guitarists from Bulgaria, Germany, Poland, the Czech Republic, Turkey, Italy, Russia, Ukraine, Serbia, Macedonia and Greece are to take part at the competition....

    Kiev mayor: Belarusian equipment meets European standards
    Apr05

    Kiev mayor: Belarusian equipment meets European standards

    In Kiev, Minsk Tractor Works showcased several lines of tractors designed for the use by municipal services. Tractors BELARUS with different attachments are used in cleaning and preparing territories, at construction sites, and also by municipal and road services. …read more Source:...