Monthly Archives: October 2019

Odesa designated as UNESCO creative city

 “This 30 October 2019, 66 cities have been designated as UNESCO Creative Cities by the Director-General of UNESCO, Audrey Azoulay,” reads the publication on the UNESCO website. Odesa is designated as a city of literature. In 2015, Lviv became the first Ukrainian city to join UNESCO Creative Cities as a city of literature. The UNESCO Creative Cities Network now counts a total

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Budapest explains why it lifted veto on NATO ambassadors’ statement on Ukraine

31.10.2019 18:30Hungarian Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto has said that Budapest lifted its veto on a joint statement by the ambassadors of NATO member states on Ukraine after Hungarian proposals have been taken into account at the last moment. “The NATO member states and Ukraine adopted the Hungarian proposal with relation to the NATO-Ukraine joint statement at the very last moment,

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Russia is concerned about number of US satellites in space

During a speech at United Nations General Assembly First Committee, Russian Deputy Permanent Representative to the United Nations Office at Geneva Andrey Belousov said that Russia is concerned about the number of American satellites in space. “At the same time, we have serious concerns about the American group of satellites,” said Belousov, as quoted by RIA Novosti news agency. He

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Medvedchuk: Ukraine’s accession to NATO not to contribute to reintegration of Donbas

“We are strongly against joining NATO and we believe that a course the new government has chosen, which is headed by Mr. Zelensky, is a course of continuing the policy of Mr. Poroshenko, Groysman, Yatsenyuk, Parubiy,” Viktor Medvedchuk said The Chairman of the Political Council of Opposition Platform – For Life Party, MP Viktor Medvedchuk believes that Ukraine’s joining NATO

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7 Kremlin-Linked Mercenaries Killed in Mozambique in October — Sources

Army sources told The Moscow Times about two separate incidents involving ambushes by Islamic State-linked insurgents. Seven Russian Wagner Group mercenaries have been killed in two separate shooting incidents involving Islamic State-linked insurgents in Mozambique’s northern Cabo Delgado province this month, two Mozambique army sources told The Moscow Times. In a previously unreported attack that took place on Oct. 10

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Russia has nothing to do with relations between Hungary and Ukraine, – Orban

Hungarian Prime Minister calls policy under the presidency of Petro Poroshenko “anti-Hungarian” and believes that Transcarpathian Hungarians’ rights will be taken into account during Zelensky’s leadership Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban urged not to consider relations between Hungary and Ukraine in the context of Budapest’s relations with Moscow. Orban said this at the press conference after talks with Russian President

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