All posts tagged Ukraine

September 29, 2016, by

There is nothing worse, nothing more disgusting and nothing more despicable than what the German Wehrmacht did in Kyiv, 75 years ago today, on September 29 1941. Exactly 33 771 Ukrainian […]

Dutch and Australian investigators at the MH17 crash site. The investigation was an extremely difficult task given obstacles to proper access. The MH17 tragedy spurred sanctions against Russia by the EU and US. Photo: Netherlands defence ministry.

Investigators: Missile that downed MH17 was brought in from Russia

September 28, 2016, by VOANews

International investigators say a Malaysian airliner that crashed over eastern Ukraine in July 2014 was shot down by a missile that was transported in ...

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Ukraine, Russia clash over upcoming Duma elections

September 13, 2016, by The Kyiv Post

As elections to Russian parliament, Duma, approach, Ukraine says it will not allow Russian polling stations on its territory – even if they are ...

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Kyiv wins right to host Eurovision

September 9, 2016, by The Kyiv Post

It’s official: Kyiv will host the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest. The Ukrainian Organization Committee picked Kyiv over Odesa and Dnipro (formerly Dni ...

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    Ukraine president: Nato membership remains strategic goal
    September 7, 2016, by VOANews

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said NATO membership remains a “strategic goal” and “an unwavering course” for his country. Speaking to lawmakers at the opening of Ukraine’s new parliament session Tuesday, […]

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    Bulgarian Foreign Ministry cautions travellers to Ukraine
    August 17, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs issued on August 17 a series of recommendations to the country’s citizens travelling to Ukraine, warning of “increased social tension, characterised by protests in large […]

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    Ukrainians denounce Trump’s comments on Ukraine, Crimea
    August 3, 2016, by VOANews

    It is probably no surprise that the recent comments by U.S. Republican Party presidential candidate Donald Trump about the conflict between Ukraine and Russia, including Moscow’s annexation of Crimea, have […]