Monthly Archives: October 2020

Turkey interested in completing An-225 Mriya – Dpty PM

The Turkish side at the recent negotiations between the presidents of the two countries in Ankara announced its interest in the possibility of completing the second unit of the world’s largest transport aircraft An-225 Mriya, Deputy Prime Minister, Minister for Strategic Industries of Ukraine Oleh Urusky has said. “The situation was quite strange for me when, during the visit, President

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Ukraine gains the right to export grain seeds to EU

26.10.2020 18:30 Ukraine has been included in the list of countries that can export corn and grain seeds to the EU countries, according to Deputy Minister for Development of Economy, Trade and Agriculture Taras Kachka. “Ukrainian cereal seed in the EU – mission accomplished. Decision of the European Parliament and of the Council on the equivalence of cereal seed produced

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Putin offers NATO concessions in Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty

Russia is ready to abandon the deployment of 9M729 missiles in its European part, provided that NATO countries take similar steps, said Russian President Vladimir Putin in a statement published by the Kremlin’s press service. According to Putin, Moscow invites “all interested parties to consider specific options for reciprocal verification measures to address existing concerns.” The President noted that Russia

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Russia Quotes Law of Sea to Calm Greek-Turkey Tension

The dispute between Turkey and Greece over energy-rich waters in the Mediterranean should be settled on the “basis of international law”, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Monday. The discovery of huge natural gas reserves in the eastern Mediterranean has exacerbated tensions between Ankara and Athens following Turkish exploration operations in waters claimed by Greece and Cyprus.  Their differences “must

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“I will take him with or without pain” Main video of the Belarusian protests on October 25: security forces in masks burst into an apartment where 20-30 people were hiding

On the evening of October 25 in Minsk, during a mass protest against Alexander Lukashenko, three employees of the security forces of Belarus broke into the apartment of a local resident, when the protesters were hiding there. Videos about it appeared in the storys instagram-accounts _tacoshetaco_, the first to focus on movie drew “Radio Liberty”. Attention. The video shows scenes of violence and there is profanity. We ask sensitive

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Over 80% of Ukrainians support life imprisonment for corruption – preliminary results of nationwide poll

26.10.2020 16:19 More than 80% of Ukrainians surveyed support the idea of the introduction of life imprisonment for large-scale corruption. This is evidenced by results of the nationwide poll “Five questions from the President” as 74% of questionnaires were processed, Ukrinform reports with reference to the press service of the Servant of the People party. In particular, the idea of

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Ukraine protests against Hungarian officials’ actions in local elections

Ukraine protests against Hungarian officials’ actions in local elections 26.10.2020 16:57The Ukrainian Foreign Ministry has handed Hungarian Ambassador Istvan Ijgyarto a note of protest against illegal political campaigning by Hungarian officials in favor of a political party in Ukraine’s October 25 local elections, according to a statement issued by the ministry. “Today, Hungarian Ambassador to Ukraine Istvan Ijgyarto was invited

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Zelensky says free, democratic elections in Ukraine testify to true democracy

The Ukrainian leader says Ukrainians live in a democracy where people’s choice matters.Volodymyr Zelensky praises local elections in Ukraine / REUTERS Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky says the free, democratic elections that have taken place in Ukraine testify to true democracy. A related statement was posted on the president’s official channel on Telegram. “Unlike some of our neighbors, we do have the

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