Monthly Archives: September 2019

Zelenskyy Shows Bullet That Killed Opera Singer/ATO Fighter Slypak At UN General Assembly

President Volodymyr Zelenskyy has shown the bullet that killed opera singer and anti-terrorist operation (ATO) fighter Vasyl Slypak in 2016 from the rostrum of the United Nations General Assembly. Zelenskyy showed the bullet during his address at the United Nations General Assembly in New York (United States), the Ukrainian News Agency reports. “I want to tell you a story. The

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Trump And Zelenskyy Consider Merkel’s Support For Ukraine Insufficient

United States President Donald Trump and Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy consider German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s support for Ukraine insufficient. This is stated in the transcript of a July 25 telephone conversation between Trump and Zelenskyy, which was published on website of the White House, Ukrainian News Agency reports. According to the transcript, Trump noted the United States’ efforts to help

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Russian Journalist Faces Jail For Radio Commentary

September 25, 2019 19:14 GMT Reporters Without Borders (RSF) has urged the Russian authorities to dismiss the case against journalist Svetlana Prokopyeva, who it said is being persecuted over a radio commentary broadcast last year. After being investigated for months, Prokopyeva was charged with “justifying terrorism” last week and is now facing up to 7 years in prison, the Paris-based

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Maduro asks Putin for $1 billion to mine gold and diamonds

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro, who arrived in Moscow on his fourth official visit in two years, said that he sees opportunities to increase Russian investment in the Venezuelan economy by another $1 billion. This amount, according to TASS, appears in the supporting materials for Maduro’s talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin, which are taking place in the Kremlin. According to

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