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    German satirical show pokes fun  at Poroshenko; Ukrainians not laughing
    Nov25

    German satirical show pokes fun at Poroshenko; Ukrainians not laughing

    KYIV – A satirical animated series produced by Germany’s international broadcaster aims to poke fun at Eastern European leaders and their antics – but Ukrainians aren’t laughing. Many have expressed outrage at Deutsche Welle after its Russian service aired an episode of the new weekly program, “Zapovednik” (Nature Reserve), saying it...

    Ukraine’s Tymoshenko Urges ‘Different Negotiating Format’ On Eastern Conflict
    Nov25

    Ukraine’s Tymoshenko Urges ‘Different Negotiating Format’ On Eastern Conflict

    Former Ukrainian Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko has said the Minsk process for resolving the conflict in eastern Ukraine has failed to produce results and needs to be accompanied by a parallel peace process based on the 1994 Budapest Memorandum. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    EU Parliament hails Georgia, Ukraine,  Moldova reforms; eyes Russia pressure
    Nov25

    EU Parliament hails Georgia, Ukraine, Moldova reforms; eyes Russia pressure

    BRUSSELS – European Parliament lawmakers overwhelmingly passed a resolution praising reforms in Georgia, Ukraine and Moldova and said the three former Soviet republics could eventually be considered for membership in the European Union. The resolution on November 15 also vowed to maintain “collective pressure on Russia to resolve the conflicts in...

    Ukraine’s Tymoshenko Urges ‘Different Negotiating Format’ On Eastern Conflict
    Nov25

    Ukraine’s Tymoshenko Urges ‘Different Negotiating Format’ On Eastern Conflict

    Former Ukrainian Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko has said the Minsk process for resolving the conflict in eastern Ukraine has failed to produce results and needs to be accompanied by a parallel peace process based on the 1994 Budapest Memorandum. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    EU’s Tusk Slams Russian ‘Aggression’ In Ukraine
    Nov25

    EU’s Tusk Slams Russian ‘Aggression’ In Ukraine

    European Council President Donald Tusk condemned what he called Russian “aggression” in Ukraine, stressing that the best future for Ukraine and other countries in the region lay in close ties with the European Union. He was speaking in Brussels after a summit of the EU’s Eastern Partnership, which brings together the leaders...

    EU’s Tusk Slams Russian ‘Aggression’ In Ukraine
    Nov25

    EU’s Tusk Slams Russian ‘Aggression’ In Ukraine

    European Council President Donald Tusk condemned what he called Russian “aggression” in Ukraine, stressing that the best future for Ukraine and other countries in the region lay in close ties with the European Union. He was speaking in Brussels after a summit of the EU’s Eastern Partnership, which brings together the leaders...

    Tymoshenko Says Ukraine’s Leaders Not Living Up To ‘European Values’
    Nov25

    Tymoshenko Says Ukraine’s Leaders Not Living Up To ‘European Values’

    Former Ukrainian Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko said that European partners are disappointed with the pace of reforms in Ukraine, and the current leaders in Kyiv are “part of the corruption” in the country. In an interview in Brussels with RFE/RL on the sidelines of the EU Eastern Partnership Summit in Brussels on November 23,...

    Tymoshenko Says Ukraine’s Leaders Not Living Up To ‘European Values’
    Nov25

    Tymoshenko Says Ukraine’s Leaders Not Living Up To ‘European Values’

    Former Ukrainian Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko said that European partners are disappointed with the pace of reforms in Ukraine, and the current leaders in Kyiv are “part of the corruption” in the country. In an interview in Brussels with RFE/RL on the sidelines of the EU Eastern Partnership Summit in Brussels on November 23,...

    Separatist Leader Says He Is Taking Power in Ukraine’s Luhansk Region
    Nov25

    Separatist Leader Says He Is Taking Power in Ukraine’s Luhansk Region

    A senior separatist official of the Ukrainian region of Luhansk says he is taking over power from regional chief Igor Plotnitsky, who said earlier in the week that a coup attempt was trying to force him out of office. Security Minister Leonid Pasechnik said Friday that he was taking over after Plotnitsky resigned for health reasons. There was no...

    Separatist Leader Says He Is Taking Power in Ukraine’s Luhansk Region
    Nov25

    Separatist Leader Says He Is Taking Power in Ukraine’s Luhansk Region

    A senior separatist official of the Ukrainian region of Luhansk says he is taking over power from regional chief Igor Plotnitsky, who said earlier in the week that a coup attempt was trying to force him out of office. Security Minister Leonid Pasechnik said Friday that he was taking over after Plotnitsky resigned for health reasons. There was no...