Monthly Archives: November 2020

Government again postpones pay rise for Ukrainian educators

The resolution was passed by Volodymyr Groysman’s government.The decision was taken on Nov 23 / Photo from ua.depositphotos.com Ukraine’s Cabinet of Ministers has again postponed the entry into force of a government resolution on new rates for education and science workers; its implementation was slated from 2021 to 2022. The relevant decision that amends Cabinet resolution No. 822 of July

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Ukrainian soldier wounded by Russian sniper near Avdiyivka dies of wounds

Two violations of the peace agreements were recorded from 00:00 to 17:00 Kyiv time on November 24.A Ukrainian soldier has died of wounds / Photo from pixabay.com The Ukrainian soldier wounded by a Russian sniper outside the town of Avdiyivka in Donbas, eastern Ukraine, has died of wounds. “Two violations of the agreements which entered into force on July 27

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Belarusian Orthodox Church excommunicates Lukashenko

The head of the Belarusian Orthodox Autocephalous Church, Archbishop Sviatoslav Login, excommunicated Alexander Lukashenko from the church and declared anathema against him, reports Radio Liberty. On Sunday, November 22, during a service at St. Cyril of Turov Cathedral in Toronto, Canada, in the presence of believers, the archbishop read “Archpastoral message to proclaim anathema on former President Alexander Lukashenko – dictator, murderer

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Ukrainians are convinced that Russia uses war in Donbas to control Ukraine – research

More than 64% of Ukrainians are of the opinion that the Donbas conflict is a Russian-Ukrainian one, the purpose of which is the Russian Federation’s control over Ukraine. This is evidenced by the data of the analytical study “The factor of public opinion in shaping the policy of settlement of the Russian-Ukrainian conflict: opportunities and risks”, prepared by the Razumkov

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Putin refuses to congratulate Biden despite Trump’s decision to hand over power

Russian President Vladimir Putin still sees no need to congratulate Joe Biden on his victory in the U.S. election, said Putin’s spokesperson Dmitry Peskov during a press briefing. According to Peskov, Donald Trump’s decision to launch a formal transfer of power to the new administration was “not enough” for Putin to acknowledge Biden’s victory. “You know that the review and

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Russian tech corporation delivers 1st fully domestic power unit for latest frigates

Previously, frigates of Project 22350 were equipped with imported power unitsProject 22350 frigate© Ladislav Karpov/TASS WARNING: TASS is a Russian Government run news outlet known for disinformation, propaganda and lies. MOSCOW, November 24. /TASS/. The United Engine Corporation (UEC, part of the state tech corporation Rostec) has delivered the first completely domestic M55R diesel/gas turbine power unit for the latest

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FTA between Ukraine and Israel to come into effect on Jan. 1 – Zelensky

24.11.2020 12:00 A free trade agreement (FTA) between Ukraine and Israel will take effect from January 1, 2021, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has said. “FTA between Ukraine and Israel will take effect on January 1, 2021! This is a new level of relations between the countries and the “green light” to the growth of Ukrainian exports, closer cooperation in the

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Ukraine issues seizure orders for 50 ships for entering Crimea

Ukraine has issued seizure orders for 50 ships which entered the ports of Russia-annexed Crimea, said the Ukrainian Prosecutor’s Office for Crimea and Sevastopol, as cited by Radio Liberty. “Currently, the court has issued seizure warrants for 50 infringing vessels, 11 of them entered the closed ports of temporarily occupied Crimea under the Russian flag. Measures are being taken to establish the

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Russia Extends Ban On Import Of Certain Categories Of Agricultural Products And Raw Materials From Ukraine Until 2022

    Russia has extended the ban on the import of certain categories of agricultural products, raw materials and foodstuffs from countries that have decided to impose economic sanctions against Russian legal entities and individuals, including from Ukraine, until 2022. This is stated in the decree of the President of Russia, No. 730, of November 21, Ukrainian News Agency reports. “To

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