All posts tagged Ukraine

Security Council Meeting on the situation in Ukraine.
July 30, 2015, by VOANews

Russia vetoed a U.N. Security Council resolution that would have set up an international criminal court to prosecute those responsible for shooting down a Malaysia Airlines plane over Ukraine a […]

The downing over Ukraine of Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 in July caused global outrage. Investigators found evidence pointed to the downing being the result of an anti-aircraft strike. Fingers were pointed at Russia, which denied the charges and sought to blame Ukraine, a counter-claim dismissed in most quarters as lacking credibility.

Russia’s propaganda machine revs up ahead of UN’s MH17 vote

July 29, 2015, by The Kyiv Post

Russia’s state media machine appears to have gone into conspiracy theory overdrive. A well-coordinated campaign appeared to be underway ahead of the ...

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Multinational military exercises start in western Ukraine

July 21, 2015, by VOANews

A military exercise involving Ukrainian and U.S. forces, along with troops from more than a dozen other countries, opened Monday in western Ukraine, a ...

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Plevneliev: ‘Crimea is Ukraine, and Ukraine is Europe’

July 8, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria will work for a strong and unified EU position for ensuring the territorial integrity of Ukraine and supporting the democratic and European p ...

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    Heads roll as Ukraine’s reforms falter
    July 3, 2015, by The Kyiv Post

    The recent spate of dismissals or resignations of high-ranking officials in Ukraine is a sign that the country’s reform drive is stalling just 16 months since the EuroMaidan Revolution, analysts […]

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    European cybercrime group dismantled
    June 25, 2015, by The Prague Post

    A joint investigation team (JIT), consisting of investigators and judicial authorities from six different European countries, supported by Eurojust and Europol, has taken down a major cybercriminal group during coordinated […]

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    EU extends sanctions against Russia for six months
    June 22, 2015, by VOANews

    European Union foreign ministers formally agreed Monday to extend economic sanctions against Russia for an additional six months in response to the country’s role in neighboring Ukraine. The move came […]

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    EU agrees to extend Russia sanctions over Ukraine
    June 18, 2015, by VOANews

    European Union governments have reached preliminary agreement to extend sanctions against Russia for six months for its role in the Ukraine crisis, triggering Kremlin warnings that Moscow will retaliate. The […]

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    Pope urges ‘sincere effort’ from Putin on Ukraine
    June 11, 2015, by VOANews

    Pope Francis has called on visiting Russian President Vladimir Putin to take steps to bring peace to war-torn eastern Ukraine. A Vatican statement released Wednesday after a one-hour meeting said […]