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European Parliament Vice President to support 112 Ukraine, NewsOne fight for freedom of speech

112 International

On October 23, general producers of 112 Ukraine and NewsOne TV channels Artem Marchevsky and Vasyl Golovanov visited the European Parliament once again

Foreigners no longer confuse Ukraine with Russia, - Poroshenko

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Congratulating the winners of the III Youth Olympic Games, Ukraine's President Petro Poroshenko said that the people across the globe no longer confuse Ukraine with Russia.

Foreigners no longer confuse Ukraine with Russia, whole world knows how powerful Ukrainian army i...

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Congratulating the winners of the III Youth Olympic Games, Ukraine's President Petro Poroshenko said that the people across the globe no longer confuse Ukraine with Russia.

JFO commander hosts delegation headed by US Ambassador to Ukraine

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Commander of the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) Lieutenant-General Serhiy Nayev has held a working meeting with the U.S. delegation led by the U.S. ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch as part of their visit to the JFO area. “The United States of America is a reliable ally and a consistent...

Investigation on riot in one of Kyiv prisons completed

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A pre-trial investigation on the case on strife committed by ex-Tornado fighters in Lukyanivska prison has been finished by Ukraine's Prosecutor's Office

Polygraph: Russian state news agency blames Ukraine for breakdown in relations, Ignores Russian a...

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On October 22, the Russian state-owned news agency RIA Novosti ran a story on President Vladimir Putin giving an order to draw up a list of counter-sanctions against Ukraine in retaliation for that country’s sanctions against Russia. RIA Novosti cited a statement on the Kremlin’s website which de...

Euromaidan Press: Some 50 percent of Ukrainians support Eurointegration

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The majority of Ukrainians (52 percent) think Ukraine should become an EU member, reveals the survey conducted by the Ilko Kucheriv Democratic Initiatives Foundation in August 2018. Another poll’s find is that 51 percent of respondents align themselves with Ukraine’s entrance to the European Unio...

UkrInform: Poroshenko promises more funding for Ukrainian athletes in 2019 state budget

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President Petro Poroshenko has said that the draft state budget for 2019 will envisage more funds to ensure proper conditions for the training of Ukrainian athletes. Read more here. The post UkrInform: Poroshenko promises more funding for Ukrainian athletes in 2019 state budget appeared first on ...

112.ua: 360 cases of use of illicit arms recorded in Ukraine over September

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360 cases of using illegal arms recorded in Ukraine in September, as the press office of the Ministry of Temporarily Occupied Territories reported. Read more here. The post 112.ua: 360 cases of use of illicit arms recorded in Ukraine over September appeared first on KyivPost.

Head of Food Department exposed at bribery in Donbas Conflict zone

112 International

He demanded $1,600 from the company as the payoff from the cost of the food purchased for the border guards

Fire at Ukraine's Ichnia ammo depot localized

112 International

No injured and dead as a result of the emergency situation reported

No arms detonation at Ichnya ammo depot, fire localized

KyivPost

There were no cases of detonation of ammunition in the territory of the 6th Arsenal of the Defense Ministry near the town of Druzhba, Ichnyansky District, Chernihiv region for the past day, the State Emergencies Service has reported. “No explosions have been recorded on the territory of the...

Poroshenko congratulates Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew on 27th anniversary of enthronement

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The president thanked for the pray and support of the strivings of the Ukrainians

UNIAN: Sentsov likely to win 2018 Sakharov Prize

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Brussels reporter for Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty Rikard Jozwiak has said illegally convicted Ukrainian film director Oleg Sentsov, who is imprisoned in Russia, will likely win the 2018 Sakharov Prize. Read more here. The post UNIAN: Sentsov likely to win 2018 Sakharov Prize appeared first on...

360 cases of use of illicit arms recorded in Ukraine over September

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The Ministry of Temporarily Occupied Territories connects the growth of illicit arms with Russia's aggression in eastern Ukraine

UNIAN: Russia furiously reacts to idea of renaming Crimea

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Chairman of the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar People, Member of Parliament of Ukraine Refat Chubarov’s idea of renaming Crimea has been met with a furious reaction in Russia. Read more here. The post UNIAN: Russia furiously reacts to idea of renaming Crimea appeared first on KyivPost.

Daily Digest: Top news of Monday, Oct. 22

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•  Backwards day? This time, Russia is imposing the sanctions on Ukraine. President Vladimir Putin has ordered the Russian government to draw up a series of measures as a response to “unfriendly actions by Ukraine towards citizens of the Russian Federation.” However, it’s unclear what exact...

EU Court on Oct. 24 could clear the way for Austria’s Supreme Court to extradite Firtash to US

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The European Union’s Court of Justice in Luxembourg on October 24, 2018 plans to deliver its decision on a filing dated May 4, 2017. The Austrian Supreme Court (Oberster Gerichtshof Österreichs) is waiting for the verdict before ruling on the on the appeal of Ukrainian businessman Dmytro Fi...

Two police officers in Kyiv caught red-handed taking $50,000 bribe

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Law enforcers have detained two police officers in Kyiv for accepting a $50,000 bribe, Prosecutor General's Office spokesperson Larysa Sarhan has reported.

Groysman says there won’t be another rise in gas prices

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There is no issue of another 35 percent increase in gas prices for the population, Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman has said. “There is no and cannot be the issue of raising [the tariffs] by another 35 percent, this will not happen because it is unacceptable for Ukrainian citize...

Ukraine gains another gold medal at Invictus Games

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Olexandr Havrylenko claimed a medal in the middleweight powerlifting

Duda: Nord Stream 2 poses danger to Ukraine and Slovakia

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The Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline project poses danger to Ukraine, Slovakia and Poland, that’s why Warsaw is trying to prevent its implementation.

UkrInform: Ukraine wins third gold medal at Invictus Games

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Ukraine has won a third gold medal on the third day of the Invictus Games, the press service of the Ukrainian Defense Ministry has reported. “The third day of the Invictus Games in Sydney – the third gold medal for the Ukrainian national team. This time in powerlifting. Congratulation...

Ukraine, Albania, Norway and Montenegro join extension of EU sanctions against Russia

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The Candidate Countries Montenegro and Albania, and the EFTA country Norway, member of the European Economic Area, as well as Ukraine, align themselves with Declaration by the High Representative on behalf of the EU on the alignment of certain countries concerning restrictive measures in respect ...

UkrInform: Ukraine to switch to winter time on Oct. 28

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Ukraine will switch to winter daylight saving time in the early hours of October 28, when the clocks will go backwards one hour. Read more here.   The post UkrInform: Ukraine to switch to winter time on Oct. 28 appeared first on KyivPost.