Monthly Archives: May 2021

From the FB page: “1,000,000 people around the world in support of Ukraine’s fight for freedom”

Group post by Ashar Hussein Khan Taras Demko May 2, 2020 (Translation) Worthy behavior of the Ukrainian diplomat of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the patriot. The Ambassador of Ukraine to Germany Andrei Melnyk refused to participate in the ceremony of honoring the end of World War II in Europe held in Berlin on May 2 together with representatives

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“A blatant North Korea in the center of Europe.” Belarusian refugees explain why it’s so difficult to beat the dictatorship

ALYA SHANDRA Editor’s NoteLukashenka’s crackdown on the protests that erupted after he stole the election in August 2020 was relentless: now, they are all but extinguished. Activists, journalists, and ordinary protesters are being sentenced to years in jail on trumped-up criminal charges. It is estimated that the number of Belarusians who have fled to Ukraine could be as high as

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Washington Post: US Department of Justice under Trump secretly received data on calls from three journalists of the publication who wrote about Russia

During the presidency of Donald Trump, the US Department of Justice requested data on telephone conversations of three journalists from The Washington Post who wrote about Russian interference in the 2016 US presidential election. This is stated in the statement of the newspaper, published on May 7. The publication learned about this from the letters of the Ministry of Justice, which

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Ukrainian military shoot down invaders’ drones

Ukrainian servicemen shot down unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) of the Russian occupation forces in the Joint Forces Operation area, according to the press center of the JFO Headquarters. Since the beginning of this year, the number of cases of the use of drones by the Russian occupation forces has significantly increased. The objectives of such actions are aerial reconnaissance, the issuance

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Ukraine, likely not to be invited to NATO summit, believes its interests to be taken into account

The Alliance is reportedly set to hold a meeting of its North Atlantic Council at the level of heads of state and government, with no partner countries invited.Photo from UNIAN, Mykhailo Palynchak Ukrainian diplomacy continues negotiations with partners in NATO to ensure that Kyiv’s interests are taken into account in the final declaration of the North Atlantic Council that will

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Cyberattack forces Colonial Pipeline to shut major fuel line

Oil infrastructure stands at the Colonial Pipeline Co. Pelham junction and tank farm in Pelham, Alabama, in September 2016.Bloomberg / Bloomberg via Getty ImagesMay 8, 2021, 10:18 AM CEST / Source: ReutersBy Reuters Top U.S. fuel pipeline operator Colonial Pipeline has shut its entire network after a cyberattack, the company said in a statement on Friday. Colonial’s network supplies fuel from U.S refiners on the

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US will provide additional weapons to Ukraine – Blinken

The USA will examine Ukraine’s request for additional weapons. This was stated by US Secretary of State Antony Blinken, UATV informs. If there is an open invasion of Russia into the territory of Ukraine, the United States will provide it with air defense systems and anti-sniper technologies, and may also deploy Patriot anti-aircraft missile systems. “We, of course, will consider

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Facebook removes Ukraine political ‘influence-for-hire’ network

By Elizabeth Culliford. May 7. 2021 Facebook Inc (FB.O) has taken down a network of hundreds of fake accounts and pages targeting people in Ukraine and linked to individuals previously sanctioned by the United States for efforts to interfere in U.S. elections, the company said on Thursday. Facebook said the network managed a long-running deceptive campaign across multiple social media platforms and

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Russia Slams U.S. Proposal for ‘Summit for Democracy’

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Friday attacked a U.S. proposal to hold a “Summit for Democracy,” saying such a gathering would only deepen fissures on the international stage. Speaking in a UN ministerial session organized by his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi, the veteran Russian diplomat said that developing multilateralism should “be done on a collegial basis.”  But he said

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