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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    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...

    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...

    Russia’s Controversial Eurovision Entry Spotlights Disabled
    May17

    Russia’s Controversial Eurovision Entry Spotlights Disabled

    This year’s Eurovision song contest, hosted in Kyiv, saw Portugal crowned the winner. But Russian officials cried foul even before the competition, as Ukraine banned their last-minute entry of contestant Yulia Samoylova, a singer who is disabled and uses a wheelchair. “We were all very much surprised,” says chairwoman of the Moscow...

    Kremlin says Ukraine's accusation of cyber attack 'groundless'
    May17

    Kremlin says Ukraine's accusation of cyber attack 'groundless'

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Ukrainian accusations that Moscow was behind cyber attacks on President Petro Poroshenko’s official website are baseless, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Wednesday. …read more Source: The...

    Kremlin says Ukraine’s accusation of cyber attack ‘groundless’
    May17

    Kremlin says Ukraine’s accusation of cyber attack ‘groundless’

    MOSCOW – Ukrainian accusations that Moscow was behind cyber attacks on President Petro Poroshenko’s official website are baseless, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Wednesday. “The lack of any details confirms the groundlessness of the… …read more Source:...