Hack exposes personal data of Ukrainian war veterans

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Personal information of veterans of the Ukrainian army, who fought against joint Russian-separatist forces in the Donbas, leaked in a recent hacker attack, Ukraine’s Cyber Police reported on Nov. 17. Earlier this week an anonymous Twitter account @opanon_pl posted a link to 2,000 files with perso...

UkrInform: 1 Ukrainian soldier killed, 2 wounded in Donbas

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One Ukrainian soldier was killed and another two were wounded in the anti-terrorist operation (ATO) area in eastern Ukraine over the past day. Read more here   The post UkrInform: 1 Ukrainian soldier killed, 2 wounded in Donbas appeared first on KyivPost.

NABU notifies 8th member of the group of embezzle funds from the Russian border Wall project is s...

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Detectives of the National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine (NABU) on November 16, 2017 notified another member of group embezzling funds from Russian border Wall project that he is suspected of committing a crime. The press service of the NABU reported that the detained person is charged under ...

Dramatic photos from Ukraine war now on display in New York

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“Warning: some photos may be shocking.” That’s what BBC Ukraine wrote about “.RAW,” a book of documentary photography about the EuroMaidan Revolution, Crimea annexation, and the war in the eastern Ukraine. The photos featured in the book will be exhibited in the Ukrainian Museum in Ne...

Lutsenko accused of attempting to bury major graft case

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The Prosecutor General’s Office on Nov. 17 took the criminal case looking into the alleged corruption in a top anti-corruption agency from the independent National Anti-Corruption Bureau (NABU), which started it, and passed it to the State Security Service of Ukraine, or SBU. The transfer i...

112.ua: Poland’s Minister of Defence calls Russian massive drills preparation for hot war

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Minister of National Defence for Poland Antoni Macierewicz said the latest West-2017 military drills testify Russia’s preparation for an offensive, according to his interview in Canada, as Ukrinform reports. Read more here The post 112.ua: Poland’s Minister of Defence calls Russian massive ...

UNIAN: Lawyer says Russian court to sentence Ukrainian journalist Sushchenko to 20 years in prison

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A Moscow court is going to sentence Ukrainian journalist Roman Sushchenko, earlier arrested in Russia on trumped-up espionage charges, to 20 years’ imprisonment, according to his lawyer Mark Feygin. Read more here The post UNIAN: Lawyer says Russian court to sentence Ukrainian journalist Su...

Stop Fake: Ukraine not wanted in NATO (fake)

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Claiming that Ukraine has no chance of becoming a NATO member is a favorite topic of pro-Kremlin media. Russian Defense Ministry’s television station Zvezda remained faithful to that tradition and declared this week that during this year’s Halifax International Security Forum NATO Secretary Gener...

Saakashvili: ‘I’m ready to head government’

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Ex-Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili said at a rally at a protest tent camp in front of the Verkhovna Rada on Nov. 19 that he was ready to become Ukraine’s prime minister. It was the first time the opposition politician said that: Previously, Saakashvili has denied such an ambition. “L...

Ukraine, Poland set to lift moratorium on exhumation at Polish burial sites

UNIAN

The Ukrainian Presidential Administration has announced Ukraine has agreed to lift the moratorium on search and exhumation of Polish citizens at local burial sites.

Ukraine reports 1 KIA amid enemy shellings in Donbas

UNIAN

The situation in the zone of the Anti-Terrorist Operation over the past day remained difficult as Russian-occupation forces continued violating ceasefire, using weapons proscribed by Minsk accords to engage Ukrainian troops, according to the press center of the ATO Headquarters.

U.S. Senate lays down conditions for security assistance to Ukraine

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U.S. National Defense Authorization Act conditions $350 million in security assistance to Ukraine on progress towards key reforms in the Ukrainian defense sector.

Stoltenberg: NATO doors opened for Ukraine

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The North Atlantic Alliance keeps adhering to the open door policy and is ready to accept new members.

UNIAN: Germany’s top diplomat says West, Russia’s views on peacekeeping mission in Donbas differ

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German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel said that Germany and France have ideas that are different from Russia’s regarding the possible UN peacekeeping mission in the occupied part of the Ukrainian Donbas, RFE/RL reports. Read more here The post UNIAN: Germany’s top diplomat says West, Russi...

Russia threatens to halt cooperation with Dutch museums amid Scythian gold row

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Moscow has accused the Netherlands of seizing gold artifacts claimed by the Kremlin following Russia's illegal annexation of Crimea in 2014, according to Newsweek.

American journalist Paul Klebnikov’s alleged killer arrested in Kyiv

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The murder of an American investigative journalist and ex-chief editor of Forbes Russia Paul Klebnikov in July 2004 remains among many unsolved contract murders of journalists in Russia. Although the General Prosecutor’s Office of Russia re-opened the investigation in 2009, no masterminds and kil...

112.ua: Kremlin announces difficulties of exchanging prisoners between Donbas republics and Ukraine

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Ukraine and LDNR have yet to agree on all the details regarding the upcoming exchange of prisoners, since the situation is not easy. This was stated by the press secretary of the Russian President Dmitry Peskov, reports RIA Novosti. Read more here The post 112.ua: Kremlin announces difficulties o...

Ukraine, U.S. vote against UN resolution condemning Nazi glorification

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Ukraine and the United States at a meeting of the Third Committee of the United Nations General Assembly voted against the Russian draft resolution condemning glorification of Nazism, supported by delegates from 125 countries, as reported by the UN News Center.

112.ua: Part of fake bomb threats in Kyiv came from Russia

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A part of the bomb threat calls in Kyiv yesterday came from Russia, Deputy Head of National Police Vyacheslav Abroskin wrote on Facebook. Read more here The post 112.ua: Part of fake bomb threats in Kyiv came from Russia appeared first on KyivPost.

Defence Minister of Canada: Successful reforms to help Ukraine join NATO

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Successful reforms may pave Ukraine’s way to the NATO membership one day.