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How can Ukraine keep qualified workers from leaving country

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Ukraine is losing grip of its able-bodied citizens. Everyone seems to be seeking jobs and decent salaries abroad - students and criminals, scholars and entrepreneurs… UNIAN asked labor market experts what Ukraine should to keep hold of its labor power.

Ukraine official casts doubt on one of main versions of Amina Okueva's murder

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Ukraine’s Deputy Minister for temporary occupied territories and internally displaced persons George Tuka said that the murder of Amina Okueva and the earlier explosion near the Espresso TV channel HQ in Kyiv, which killed two people and injured MP deputy Ihor Mosiychuk, should not be consi...

China views Ukraine as platform for exports to EU – trade envoy

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Ukraine's Trade Representative Natalia Mykolska says China perceives Ukraine as a platform for exporting its products to the European Union, and counts on exports of Ukrainian goods, in particular, food and industrial products.

112.ua: Lutsenko- 380 people handed in notice of suspicion in Maidan cases

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Prosecutor General of Ukraine Yuriy Lutsenko informed that 380 people have been given notice of suspicion in the cases related to the Euromaidan, as he said today in a briefing. “I think, this year was the most effective out of all years of the investigation. First of all, due to the actions of a...

UNIAN: Media claim evidence emerges of Odesa mayor’s Russian citizenship

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Journalists at Ukrayinska Pravda, a Ukrainian online news outlet, report they can prove the mayor of Ukraine’s major seaport and resort city of Odesa, Gennady Trukhanov, is, in fact, a holder of a Russian passport. Read more here.  The post UNIAN: Media claim evidence emerges of Odesa mayor’s Rus...

112.ua: MFA sent protest note to Russia due to Putin’s visit to Crimea

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The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine sent a note of protest to Russia due to the illegal visit of Vladimir Putin, the President of Russia to the territory annexed Crimea as the press service of the Foreign Ministry reported. Read more here.  The post 112.ua: MFA sent protest note to Russia ...

Ukraine journo charged with espionage in Belarus dismissed from intel service back in 2009 – Mili...

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The press service of the Main Intelligence Directorate of the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine refuted the claim by the Belarusian KGB of the alleged involvement of a Ukrainian journalist Pavlo Sharoiko in espionage.

Ukrainian plant director detained in Belarus charged with bribe-giving

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Oleksandr Skyba, the director of the Weighting Agents Plant in the town of Kostiantynivka, Donetsk region, detained in Minsk, is charged with giving a bribe, the Belarusian TUT.BY media outlet said, citing Ukrainian Ambassador in Belarus Ihor Kyzym. “According to information available to th...

Russian mercenaries mortared positions near Vodiane, Pavlopil, Chermalyk, - ATO HQ

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The positions of the Ukrainian army came under strikes with weapons banned by the Minsk accords as the Russian-terrorist forces breached truce 11 times today, Nov. 20.

UNIAN: Poroshenko says more destinations are to open to Ukrainians visa-free

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President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko announced the conclusion in the near future of more agreements on a visa-free travel. Read more here.  The post UNIAN: Poroshenko says more destinations are to open to Ukrainians visa-free appeared first on KyivPost.

112.ua: Deadly car accident in Kharkiv – investigation to conduct 8 more expertizes

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About eight more expertizes are to be conducted in the case of the car accident that happened in Kharkiv on October 18, in which six people died. The information comes from the press service of Kharkiv Region Police. In the past month, a big amount of investigative and expert examinations was con...

Activists find proofs of Mayors Trukhanov and Aksionov’ Russian nationality. PHOTO

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The State Register of the Federal Tax Service of the Russian Federation proves the fact that Odesa Mayor Hennadii Trukhanov and Dobropilia Mayor Andrii Aksionov have Russia’s citizenship.

Activists show evidence of Mayors Trukhanov and Aksionov’s Russian nationality. PHOTO

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The State Register of the Federal Tax Service of the Russian Federation proves the fact that Odesa Mayor Hennadii Trukhanov and Dobropilia Mayor Andrii Aksionov have Russia’s citizenship.

UNIAN: Photo exhibit `RAW Ukraine on the Frontline` launched in New York

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On November 18, the delegation of the Ukrainian Ministry of Information has presented “.RAW Ukraine on the Frontline” photo exhibit at the Ukrainian Museum in New York City (222 E 6th St). Read more here. The post UNIAN: Photo exhibit `RAW Ukraine on the Frontline` launched in New York appeared f...

112.ua: Romanian inspection team to check compliance with commitments on armament control by Ukraine

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The international inspection team from Romania that holds the inspection on the Treaty on Conventional Armed Forces in Europe (CFE) began its work in Ukraine as the Department of Verification of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine reported. ‘The international inspection team from Rom...

Media claim evidence emerges of Odesa mayor’s Russian citizenship

UNIAN

Journalists at Ukrayinska Pravda, a Ukrainian online news outlet, report they can prove the mayor of Ukraine’s major seaport and resort city of Odesa, Gennady Trukhanov, is, in fact, a holder of a Russian passport.

Separatists shell Ukrainian army positions in Donbas war zone 11 times today

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Russia-backed separatists carried out 11 shellings of positions of Ukrainian forces in Donbas war zone from midnight on November 20, the press center of the Ukrainian Army reported. “All in all, the Russian-backed separatists have violated the ceasefire 11 times since midnight. In more than...

Poroshenko says more destinations are to open to Ukrainians visa-free

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President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko announced the conclusion in the near future of more agreements on a visa-free travel.

112.ua: Next meeting between Volker and Surkov planned for December

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U.S. Special Representative for Ukraine Kurt Volker is to meet Aide to President of Russia Vladislav Surkov in December, for another discussion of a UN peacekeeping mission to Donbas, as a source acquainted with the events told Interfax-Ukraine. Read more here.  The post 112.ua: Next meeting betw...

Associated Press: Ex-Georgian leader Saakashvili challenges Ukraine government

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In a new challenge to the Ukrainian leadership, opposition leader Mikhail Saakashvili, the former president of Georgia, said November 20 that Ukraine needs a new Cabinet and he’s ready to lead it. The assertion from Saakashvili, a former ally of Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko who has staged...

Georgian Legion Commander Mamulashvili accuses deported Nadiradze of leaking intelligence to enemy

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Deported volunteer soldier Vano Nadiradze was expelled from the Georgian Legion before the detachment joined the Ukrainian Armed Forces.

Associated Press: Suspect in Forbes’ editor murder detained on Russian request

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Russia’s Interior Ministry says Ukrainian authorities acting on its request have detained a man accused of involvement in the high-profile murder of an American journalist in Russia 13 years ago. Paul Klebnikov, the U.S.-born editor of Forbes magazine’s Russian edition, was gunned down outside hi...

Ukraine sends note to Belarus due to detention of Ukrainian plant director in Minsk

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The Ukrainian Embassy in Belarus has requested the Belarusian Foreign Ministry to clarify reasons and circumstances of the detention of a Ukrainian citizen, who is on a business trip in Belarus, Vasyl Kyrylych, the spokesperson for the Ukrainian Foreign Ministry’s consular service departmen...

UNIAN: Ukrainian brewery creates `Trudeau` beer

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Justin Trudeau may not be well-loved by all Canadians, but he definitely has some die-hard fans in Europe. A Ukrainian brewery, Pravda, has just released a new beer that honors Prime Minister, and they don’t hold back on the fan-girling by any stretch, KamloopsBCNow reports. Read more here....

RFE/RL: Georgian Justice Ministry says not involved in deporting Saakashvili’s people from Ukraine

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Georgian Justice Minister Tea Tsulukiani says her ministry was not involved in the recent deportation of eight Georgian nationals from Ukraine. Tsulukiani said on November 20 that Ukraine had not informed Georgia about the deportation of the eight men. Read more here.  The post RFE/RL: Georgian J...