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    Japan offers $1.5 billion in aid to help Ukrainian reform
    Jun06

    Japan offers $1.5 billion in aid to help Ukrainian reform

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has thanked Japan’s visiting prime minister for promising $1.5 billion in credit guarantees to aid the country’s efforts at reform and redevelopment. …read more Source: FOX...

    In Moscow, Plans For Statue Of Kyiv Prince Vladimir Face Opposition
    Jun06

    In Moscow, Plans For Statue Of Kyiv Prince Vladimir Face Opposition

    A giant statue of the ruler of Kyivan Rus is to be built this year at a prominent spot above the Moscow River in Russia’s capital. The plan has plenty of opponents — some of whom say Russian President Vladimir Putin is coopting a symbol of Kyiv at a time of great strife between Russia and Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free...

    Japan Offers Ukraine Aid of $1.5 Billion
    Jun06

    Japan Offers Ukraine Aid of $1.5 Billion

    Japan offers $1.5 billion in aid to help Ukrainian reform …read more Source: ABC...

    Japan offers Ukraine aid of $1.5 billion
    Jun06

    Japan offers Ukraine aid of $1.5 billion

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has thanked Japan’s visiting prime minister for promising $1.5 billion in credit… …read more Source:...

    New shelling in eastern Ukraine as Harper arrives in Kyiv
    Jun06

    New shelling in eastern Ukraine as Harper arrives in Kyiv

    While Harper met the country’s prime minister, 80 explosions were heard in and around Donetsk, some 600 kilometres away. …read more Source: Toronto...

    Ukraine Gay Pride Parade Attacked With Stones, Smoke Bombs
    Jun06

    Ukraine Gay Pride Parade Attacked With Stones, Smoke Bombs

    A Ukrainian gay pride parade in the capital of Kiev was attacked on Saturday, wounding five policemen. The radical Right Sector group had threatened the pride marchers ahead of the event. “There will be thousands of us,” Right Sector spokesman Artem Skoropadskyi had warned the protesters on Friday, Kyiv Post reported. “Gay propaganda is...

    Bowing Out, NATO’s Man In Moscow Talks Deteriorating Ties
    Jun06

    Bowing Out, NATO’s Man In Moscow Talks Deteriorating Ties

    Robert Pszczel, the outgoing head of NATO’s information bureau in Moscow, looks back at the sharp decline in the alliance’s relations with Russia during his four-year tenure. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine Military Says One Serviceman Killed In Past 24 Hours
    Jun06

    Ukraine Military Says One Serviceman Killed In Past 24 Hours

    The Ukrainian military says one serviceman has been killed and 10 have been wounded as a result of fighting in the country’s eastern territories in the past 24 hours. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Smoke bombs thrown, 5 police reportedly injured in Kiev gay march clash
    Jun06

    Smoke bombs thrown, 5 police reportedly injured in Kiev gay march clash

    Opponents of a gay rights march held in the Ukrainian capital have thrown smoke bombs and tear gas and the Interfax news agency cites police as saying five officers were injured in the clash. …read more Source: FOX...

    ‘Hooligans’ Attack Gay Pride Rally in Kiev
    Jun06

    ‘Hooligans’ Attack Gay Pride Rally in Kiev

    Several dozen unknown assailants attacked a gay march in Kiev, Ukraine, throwing flares and wounding two policemen, a Reuters witness reported. …read more Source:...