Monthly Archives: September 2020

Zelensky signs law allowing to run in local elections without criminal record

The document withdraws Clause 9 from Part 1 of Art. 222 of the Electoral Code of Ukraine13:30, 19 September 2020 President’s press service President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky signed Law No. 3995, which allows running in local elections without providing a police clearance certificate. This is evidenced by the data on the website of the Verkhovna Rada. According to them, on September

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US aims for gas domination in Europe, Ukrainian MP says. Nord Stream 2 is 1st target, then existing European pipeline system

Warning! Contains propaganda from United Russia party of Ukraine If the US succeeds in destroying the Russian-German Nord Stream 2 pipeline project, Washington’s next target will be the Ukrainian Gas Transmission System. That’s according to Yury Zagorodny, an opposition MP in Kiev’s parliament. Zagorodny believes that the United States is trying to win the European gas market by ousting its

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Elections in occupied Donbas possible only after complete de-occupation – Yermak

   Head of the President’s Office Andriy Yermak has said the holding of elections in the temporarily uncontrolled areas of Donetsk and Luhansk regions in Donbas (eastern Ukraine) is possible only after their complete de-occupation and settlement of all security issues, as well as those related to human rights. The comment came during a “Freedom of Speech by Savik Shuster”

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Federal states of eastern Germany support completion of Nord Stream 2

   BERLIN (Reuters) – The prime ministers of Germany’s eastern federal states have backed a resolution in support of the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline, which is supposed to supply fuel from Russia to Germany, the Bild newspaper reported on Friday. The German government has questioned the completion of the project after the poisoning of opposition politician Alexei Navalny. Berlin

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All Derkach’s statements are political manipulation with aim of interfering in U.S. presidential election – Kononenko

   Former MP Ihor Kononenko called the statement made by MP Andriy Derkach a political manipulation. “All of Derkach’s statements, which were made exactly a few months before the U.S. presidential elections, are purely political manipulation, which has a specific goal to influence the United States election process,” Kononenko wrote on Facebook on Thursday, commenting on Derkach’s press conference in

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PM says it’s realistic to get GDP growth at 4.6% next year

19.09.2020 13:45 Prime Minister of Ukraine Denys Shmyhal believes that GDP growth at 4.6%, which is included in the draft state budget for 2021, is completely realistic. He said this on the air of the TV program “Freedom of Speech of Savik Shuster” on Friday evening, an Ukrinform correspondent reported. “We are already seeing growth in the third quarter. We expect

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Cyprus vetoes draft EU sanctions against Belarus

Cyprus explained its veto by the fact that it wants to achieve sanctions against Turkey On Friday, September 18, a meeting of the Committee of Permanent Representatives of the EU countries was held in Brussels, at which they voted for the introduction of sanctions against Belarus. The representative of Cyprus vetoed the draft sanctions, as DW reports, citing a European

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Nazi valley of death: 33,000 Ukrainian Jews were killed in just 48 hours in 1941 – paving the way for the Holocaust… yet it is only now, thanks to a Scotland Yard investigator, that the hideous truth of the Babyn Yar Massacre has emerged

By David Jones for the Daily Mail00:54 BST 19 Sep 2020 , updated 08:42 BST 19 Sep 2020 She stood among countless other Jewish women and children stretched along the edge of the gorge as far as the eye could see. All had been forced to strip before being marched to this godforsaken place and they knew that in a few moments

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Yermak: Ukrainian authorities have no secret agreements with Russian Federation

The head of the President’s Office referred to the statements of Andriy Bogdan in an interview with journalist Gordon to the field of conspiracy The head of the Office of the President of Ukraine Andriy Yermak denied information about the existence of secret agreements between the Ukrainian authorities and representatives of the Russian Federation, voiced by the ex-head of the

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Ukrainian MPs endanger independence of key anti-corruption body and country’s international support

Article by: Olena Makarenko On 17 September, Ukrainian MPs voted for a decision that puts international financial support for the country under risk and threatens the independence of a key anti-corruption institution. In particular, the Parliament voted for the members of the commission which selects the head of the Specialized Anti-Corruption Prosecutor’s Office. Previously, NGOs fighting against corruption, Ukraine’s international

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Russian FM Lavrov says Belarus and Russia set to reform Union State

In an interview with RTVI, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov recently spoke about the future of the Union State and criticized Svyatlana Tsikhanouskaya. Lavrov noted that work on the further development of the Union State is underway, and it is based on the 1999 agreement. “There are 31 road maps. Each of them is dedicated to a specific section of

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