Monthly Archives: July 2021

Ukraine’s military criticized for making female students march in heels

Female military students exercise goose-stepping as part of the Independence Day preparations on July 1, 2021.Photo by ArmyInform Ukraine’s military have faced fierce criticism over making female cadets to march wearing heeled shoes, as part of preparations for a military parade in Kyiv to celebrate Ukraine’s 30th Independence Day. On July 1, the Armed Force’s mouthpiece, the ArmyInform, published photos showing

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Joint World Bank and Ukrhydroenerho project will enhance flexibility of Ukrainian power system – Energy Ministry

02.07.2021 16:35 The joint project of the World Bank and PJSC Ukrhydroenerho will increase the flexibility of the Ukrainian power system and strengthen energy security, according to First Deputy Minister of Energy Yuriy Vlasenko. “The project will increase the flexibility of the Ukrainian power system, which will contribute to Ukraine’s integration into European energy markets, strengthening energy security and implementing

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Rada cancels Crimea free economic area

The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine has canceled the Crimea free economic area, which was introduced by law in August 2014. The adoption of relevant bill No. 5502-d on recognizing as invalid the law of Ukraine on the creation of a free economic area “Crimea” and on the specifics of performing economic activities in the temporarily occupied territory of Ukraine and

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An oligarch with Ukrainian citizenship died in Moscow after being vaccinated with a Russian vaccine. The body disappeared from the morgue – the media

Oleg Burlakov On June 21, Ukrainian citizen and Russian oligarch Oleg Burlakov died at the Lapino private clinic. It is known from reliable sources that he was vaccinated with a Russian vaccine, which is not reported, and then contracted a new coronavirus infection, writes ” Focus “. The body disappeared from the morgue in an unknown direction. Law enforcement agencies do not comment on

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In Ukraine, industrial production is gradually growing

In May this year, compared to these years, industrial production in Ukraine increased by 5.4%. Industrial production in Ukraine is growing this year compared to last year’s collapse. In particular, the volume of industrial production in May 2021, compared to the same month last year, increased by 5.4%. And in January-May 2021, the growth was 2.2%, while last year during this

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“Roads have led where it is necessary”: the national team of Ukraine walked Rome before a match with England (photo, video)

The players of the national team were a little distracted from football on the eve of the Euro 2020 quarterfinals.National team of Ukraine near the Colosseum / photo instagram.com/andriyshevchenko The national team of Ukraine before the match of the 1/4 finals of Euro 2020 against the national team of England walked through Rome. The head coach of the Ukrainian national team Andriy

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Boris brushes aside Angela Merkel’s ‘grave concern’ about the number of fans attending Euro 2020 games at Wembley

Angela Merkel has expressed ‘grave concern’ over number of fans at Wembley German Chancellor said far fewer fans were allowed to attend games in Munich Boris Johnson insisted games taking place in ‘careful and controlled manner’  Angela Merkel today expressed her ‘grave concern’ at the number of football fans allowed to attend Euro 2020 games at Wembley Stadium. The German

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Lukashenko instructs border guards to completely close border with Ukraine

According to him, “a huge amount of weapons is supplied from Ukraine to Belarus” President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko has instructed border guards to completely close the border with Ukraine. He stated this during the celebrations of the country’s Independence Day, BelTA reports. “A huge amount of weapons comes from Ukraine to Belarus. That’s why I instructed border guards to

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In the Kaliningrad region, foreigners were banned from working in schools and kindergartens, as well as driving buses and taxis

The governor of the Kaliningrad region, Anton Alikhanov, has banned the involvement of foreigners working in the region on patents in 12 types of labor activity. This is stated in the decree, which was published on July 1 on the official portal of legal information. It is prohibited to involve foreigners in the Kaliningrad region, in particular, in the production of

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Putin signs law allowing Russian authorities to block foreign social networks and video platforms

Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a decree tightening regulation for large foreign Internet companies in Russia. The document, introduced by a group of deputies from the Committee on Information Policy and Senator Alexei Pushkov, mandates that resource owners with a daily audience of more than 500,000 users set up local branches, open offices or establish Russian legal entities “who should fully represent

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“DNR” admirers admit that their militants fired at peaceful Avdiivka. They say no one lives there (PHOTO)

Supporters of the fake “DNR” have admitted that the militants of the so-called “people’s militia” fired at the residential sector of Avdiivka, controlled by the legitimate government. They write this on social networks. Allegedly, the shooting of the residential area became a “response” to the AFU fire. “There was a response at Avdiivka from us. Ukes posted photos and videos. Empty

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Peskov believes that Russia’s occupation of Crimea and Donbas does not prevent it from “respecting Ukraine’s sovereignty”

Press Secretary of the Russian President Dmitry Peskov has stated that the Russian leadership allegedly respects the sovereignty of Ukraine. He said this, commenting on the correspondence polemic between Vladimir Putin and Volodymyr Zelensky on the issue of whether Russians and Ukrainians are single nation. “We have no desire to place the Russian flag in Ukraine”, – Peskov stated without

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Kremlin: there are no plans for Putin and Zelensky meeting

To date, the Kremlin is not preparing for a meeting between Russian President Vladimir Putin and Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky, said Russian presidential spokesman Dmitry Peskov, TASS reports. According to Peskov, the words of Zelensky that Ukrainians and Russians are not “same people”, “do not fit into the process of preparing the meeting” of the leaders. “And, by the way,

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lllia Ponomarenko: Ukraine’s Friend & Foe of the Week

Editor’s Note: This feature separates Ukraine’s friends from its enemies. The Order of Yaroslav the Wise has been given since 1995 for distinguished service to the nation. It is named after the Kyivan Rus leader from 1019-1054, when the medieval empire reached its zenith. The Order of Lenin was the highest decoration bestowed by the Soviet Union, whose demise Russian

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Mr Lukashenko says he has removed a “tumor” exposed by protests in Belarus

On July 3, Belarus celebrates Independence Day.In the summer of 2020, a wave of protests swept the cities of Belarus / photo by REUTERS On the eve of Independence Day in Belarus, Alexander Lukashenko recalled the summer of 2020, when demonstrations for his resignation engulfed the country. He called the public opinion a “tumor”. Lukashenko spoke about this today in Minsk. He boasted

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Russia Points Finger Back at U.S. Over Latest Cyberattack Accusations

Russia’s Embassy in the United States pointed the finger back at the U.S. Friday after its cybersecurity agencies blamed Kremlin-backed hackers for a massive hacking campaign on Western private and government entities. U.S. and U.K. national security agencies on Thursday said a cyber-unit within Russia’s GRU military intelligence agency has conducted “brute force” attacks on predominantly U.S. and European servers between

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European policy toward Russia begins in the East

New Atlanticist by Nicolas Tenzer The Franco-German proposal for a European Union (EU) summit with Russia—doomed from the start and rejected on June 25—sheds light on deep dissension within the European Council on relations with Russia and the work that must still be done to develop foreign policy in Brussels. At least three issues hobbled the idea championed by French

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Like “Zaporozhets” and Tesla: the captain of the US Navy compared the armies of Russia and America

Tabah also praised the Ukrainian army.The expert compared the Russian army with “Zaporozhets” / photo REUTERS The United States Army is much more powerful and modern than its Russian army , according to retired U.S. Navy First Rank Captain Harry Tabah. He expressed this opinion in an interview with the ” Observer “. “Comparing these armies is like comparing Zaporozhets with Tesla. I think the

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The United States and Britain have accused the Russian GRU of hundreds of cyberattacks over the past two years

Hackers tried to crack passwords by selecting and using software vulnerabilities.The United States and Britain hold the GRU responsible for hundreds of cyberattacks / photo REUTERS The intelligence services of the United States and Great Britain have accused the GRU of the Russian Federation of cyberattacks on hundreds of targets in the United States and Europe since 2019. This was  reported by Radio Liberty with

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Odessa airport will open a new runway on July 16

A new runway will be opened at Odessa International Airport on July 16. Transmitted by the  National Industrial Portal  with reference to the  CTS . It is noted that Odessa International Airport LLC has passed all the necessary certification procedures for the start of operation of the new runway. “In order to prepare the new runway for operation, NOTAM A2243 / 21 was issued,

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From the FB page- My Ukrainian friends

The following article provides a definitive, up to date snapshot of those countries in the EU that hate Ukraine and are fighting for Russia. They are as follows : Germany, France, Austria, Bulgaria, Italy, Denmark. Those that spoke up for Ukraine: Sweden, Poland, Pribaltika, The Netherlands. June 26, 2021 This is a translation from the original article here : https://www.eurointegration.com.ua/articles/2021/06/26/7124876/

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