Monthly Archives: June 2020

Jewish community in Ukraine supports Avakov on post of Interior Minister

Interior Ministry of Ukraine helps the Jewish Confederation of Ukraine, as well as Jewish communities and organizations in the country to carry out monitoring over acts of anti-Semitic nature and quickly responds offences committed for religious and ethnic intolerance, the confederation said. “Minister [Arsen] Avakov and the ministry’s team professionally deal with each specific case of anti-Semitism by informing us

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Ex-Chancellor of Germany Gerhard Schroeder heads Rosneft’s board of directors

17:59, 8 June 2020 – 112 UA German politician is criticized for his work in Russian companies. Former Chancellor of Germany Gerhard Schroeder re-elected Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Rosneft Russian oil and gas company. Schroeder was re-elected at the annual meeting of shareholders, the press service of Rosneft said. As you know, Gerhard Schroeder has been heading the

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Dutch MH17 trial resumes, defence seeks more time after COVID-19 break – media

15:40, 08 June 2020 – UNIAN The Netherlands holds Russia responsible, but the Kremlin has consistently denied involvement. Defence lawyers in the trial of the 2014 downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 over eastern Ukraine on Monday said they needed more time to prepare as public hearings resumed following delays due to the new coronavirus lockdown. Five judges sat between

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‘RT’ files lawsuit against Alexey Navalny over anti-corruption investigations

The state-owned television channel RT has filed a lawsuit against opposition politician Alexey Navalny, as well as Lyubov Sobol, a lawyer for Navalny’s Anti-Corruption Foundation (FBK), and the editors of the online publication Znak.com.  On Twitter, Navalny wrote that the lawsuit was filed on behalf of the non-profit organization “TV-Novosti,” which is managed by RT.  A RT representative later told RBCthat the lawsuit was filed over a recent

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Russian Investment World Rocked by Yet Another Arrest

Late last week, the head of Russian Venture Company (RVC), Alexander Povalko, was arrested and put under house arrest for 45 days by a Moscow court after Russia’s Federal Security Service (FSB) and police officers ransacked his home.  It is the latest high-profile legal case to have rocked the Russian investment world — and investors themselves have been quick to raise

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OSCE SMM spots movement of military-type trucks across uncontrolled border in occupied Luhansk region

REPORT08.06.2020 12:18 The OSCE SMM to Ukraine spotted the movement of military-type trucks across the uncontrolled sections of border in the occupied areas of Luhansk region. “On 4–5 June, between 20:40 and 00:24, an SMM long-range UAV spotted a convoy of trucks entering Ukraine and another convoy exiting Ukraine on a dirt road near Cheremshyne (non-government-controlled, 59km south-east of Luhansk),

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Floyd is Russia’s ultimate victory

   The riots in the United States are not coming to a halt. Meanwhile hundreds of whites were injured or killed by the protesters. A white woman got lynched, a father beat up in front of his little daughter by so-called protesters. Images of mayhem are going around the globe. After Putin successfully hypnotized Trump, making him look like a

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Kremlin pathogens

The Power Vertical Podcast at CEPA A Kremlin-sponsored disinformation campaign claims that a new deadly virus is actually a biological weapon developed in a secret U.S. laboratory. Is it 1983? Or is it 2020? Actually, it’s both. Because when it comes to Russian active measures, the more things change, the more they stay the same. From the HIV-AIDS to the

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A Red, White and Blue All-American Maidan

The Pro-Kremlin Disinformation Network and the Protests in the US In the world of the pro-Kremlin disinformation network, protests are never genuine expression of popular discontent. Protests are always staged, be that in Hong Kong, France or Venezuela – or in the US. The violent protests against police brutality is dominating world news, just as it dominates the flow of

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Russia creates pro-Kremlin ‘Ukrainian’ propaganda media in occupied Crimea while spreading hate speech against Ukraine

Human Rights in Ukraine. Website of the Kharkiv Human Rights Protection Group07.06.2020 Halya Coynash After systematically destroying all independent Ukrainian media in occupied Crimea and imprisoning journalists for their views and coverage of political repression, Russia has set about creating Soviet-style propaganda resources instead.  The new ‘media’ are in the Ukrainian language, but strictly pro-Moscow in content, and seem an

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