Ukrainian diplomats help keep Russia in isolation - president

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The work of Ukrainian diplomats under the current conditions of Russian aggression against Ukraine is no less important than the work of military defending the state in the eastern regions.

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EU extends Crimean sanction for one more year

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The European Union has extended restrictive measures in response to Russia's occupation of the Ukrainian Crimea for one more year.

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Ukrainian high school student wins gold at Genius Olympiad in United States

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Ukrainian high school student Valentyn Frechka won a gold medal at the Genius Olypiad in the United States.

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Svitolina retains 5th position in WTA ranking

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Ukraine’s No.1 tennis player Elina Svitolina has retained the 5th position in the ranking of the Women's Tennis Association (WTA) updated on June 18.

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Ukraine has already exported over 39 mln tons of grains

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Ukraine has exported over 39 million tons of grain crops since the beginning of the current marketing year.

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Klimkin goes on a two-day working visit to Israel

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On July 18-19, Foreign Minister of Ukraine Pavlo Klimkin will be on a working visit to the State of Israel, where he will participate in a meeting of the jointUkrainian-Israeli Commission on Trade and Economic Cooperation.

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UN rapporteur: Cases of torture have decreased significantly in Ukraine

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Mr. Nils Melzer, UN Special Rapporteur on Tortureand Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment, underscores that the cases of torture have decreased significantly in Ukraine since 2016.

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U.S. Department of State urges Russia to stop shelling OSCE SMM in Donbas

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State Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert has called on Russia and military forces under its control to stop shelling the OSCE observers in the occupied territories in eastern Ukraine.

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Russia during World Cup may agree on exchange of prisoners - Klimkin

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Russia during the 2018 World Cup may agree on another exchange of prisoners to create a positive image of the country.

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Poroshenko calls on Macron to increase pressure on Russia

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President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko held a telephone conversation with President of France Emmanuel Macron.

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Groysman: Ukraine can double agrarian production

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Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman says that Ukraine can double the volumes of agricultural production.

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112.ua: Poroshenko says national security law is part of cooperation with NATO

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Petro Poroshenko, the President of Ukraine, stressed that the bill on the national security will be the plan of Ukraine’s cooperation with NATO member states, as he said in the interview for the Ukrainian TV channels, the President’s Administration reports. Read more here. The post 112.ua: Porosh...

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Washington Post: Paul Manafort checks into ‘VIP’ section of jail where singer Chris Brown also di...

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The Northern Neck Regional Jail, where Paul Manafort will spend at least the next three months while awaiting trial, has the outward appearance of being a small local jail holding street thugs and assorted misdemeanants. Read more here. The post Washington Post: Paul Manafort checks into ‘V...

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Voice of America: How a Puerto Rican from the Bronx became the king of Ukrainian dance

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A Puerto Rican from the Bronx, Orlando Pagan fell in love with Ukrainian folklore when he was a teenager. He used to dance in the Syzokryli Ukrainian Dance Ensemble, and now he leads it. Pagan believes Ukrainian dances are truly special and hopes to make them as popular as the Argentine tango or ...

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Poroshenko, G7 ambassadors discuss Ukrainian political prisoners in Russia, energy security

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Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has met with the ambassadors of the G7 countries and the European Union to discuss the results of a meeting of the G7 leaders held in Canada on June 8-9 in support of Ukraine, according to the official website of the head state. “Particular attention was...

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Moskalkova to meet with Ukrainian colleague Denisova in Moscow on June 18, sends invitation to her

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Russian Human Rights Commissioner Tatyana Moskalkova said she has agreed to meet with her Ukrainian counterpart, Liudmyla Denisova, in Moscow on June 18. “We agreed during our last phone calls to meet in my office in Moscow on Monday to map out forms of interaction and to elaborate the opti...

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UkrInform: Ukrainian diplomats help keep Russia in isolation

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The work of Ukrainian diplomats under the current conditions of Russian aggression against Ukraine is no less important than the work of military defending the state in the eastern regions. Read more here. The post UkrInform: Ukrainian diplomats help keep Russia in isolation appeared first on Kyi...

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Russian police ordered not to release bad news during World Cup

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The Russian Interior Ministry has demanded that police departments stop spreading bad news in the media during the 2018 FIFA World Cup and instead report on successes in solving crimes, Reuters has reported, with reference to a copy of the order.

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Ukraine to consider joint production of armored vehicles with Thailand

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Ukraine is ready to consider the possibility of joint production of armored vehicles with Thailand, First Deputy NSDC Secretary Oleh Hladkovsky has said. In the first quarter of 2018 the Ukrainian side completed the contract for the delivery of Oplot tanks for the needs of Thailand. As part of th...

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Klimkin thanks EU for extending Crimea-related sanctions

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Foreign Minister of Ukraine Pavlo Klimkin has thanked the European Union for extending restrictive measures for one more year in response to Russia's illegal annexation of Crimea.

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