Category Archives: Ukraine

Russian Lawmakers Ensnared in Argentine Cocaine Scandal – Report

Russian lawmakers may have been the ultimate recipients of some of the nearly 400 kilograms of cocaine that were seized from the Russian Embassy in Argentina in 2018, an investigative report said Sunday.  Four suspects are facing a closed trial in Russia after a yearlong investigation into the discovery of 350 kilograms of cocaine worth around $50 million at the school grounds

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Kravchuk demands that occupiers allow Red Cross to enter Izoliatsyya Donetsk prison and other dungeons

Head of the Ukrainian delegation to the TCG Leonid Kravchuk demands that CADLO immediately provide the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) with access to illegally detained citizens of Ukraine, in particular, to the former Izoliatsyya plant, where militants torture people. This is reported by the press service of the President. Kravchuk notes that the agreements of leaders of

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Finance Ministry greenlights public access to urban developers’ permits

Prime Minister Denys Shmyhal promised to complete the urban planning reform and eliminate shadow schemes in the industry as early as this year.Photo from UNIAN Ukraine’s Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Digital Transformation Mykhailo Fedorov says the ministry has opened data on declarative and permitting documents from the construction operations registry. “We are opening data on declarative and permissive

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Zelensky’s approval rating slides to 31% – poll

The survey was conducted on September 12-16.REUTERS That’s among voters who intend to cast ballots and have already made up their choice, according to a poll conducted by Kyiv International Institute of Sociology (KIIS). Another 18.9% of those polled would vote for former President Petro Poroshenko, and 13.3% for the leader of the pro-Russian Opposition Bloc Party Yuriy Boyko. Read alsoUkrainian political

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Russia traps itself by signing Minsk agreements – Reznikov

The official says the only way out of the situation is to involve a third party. Ukraine’s Deputy Prime Minister for Reintegration of Temporarily Occupied Territories Oleksiy Reznikov says that having signed the Minsk agreements on Donbas, Russia trapped itself. “When the Russians agreed to this political and diplomatic deal, which we call the Minsk agreements, since this is not

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SWAN LAKE FANTASY SHOW MULTIMEDIA FOUNTAIN ROSHEN

Emotion Media Factory stages the next grandiose multimedia show – Swan Lake Fantasy– on the fountains it designed and built, Multimedia Fountain Roshen Ukraine, Europe’s biggest floating multimedia fountain. Roshen Multimedia Fountain in Ukraine is not just the biggest floating multimedia fountain installation in Europe. No, this stage, which is a water show, laser show, music show and light show

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Kravchuk backs ‘good proposal’ to move TCG talks from Belarus to Austria

The current political situation and continuing protests in Belarus are making it likely that the Trilateral Contact Group (TCG) on Donbas would relocate its talks to Austria, head of the TCG’s Ukrainian delegation, Leonid Kravchuk, said. “It is a good proposal. Currently, the political situation in Belarus is unfavorable for our work in Minsk. The people have risen against [Belarusian

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Russia will block peace talks if resolution on local elections in Donbas not changed – Kravchuk

If the Verkhovna Rada does not change the resolution on local elections, it will block not only the exchange of prisoners, but also all the work of the Trilateral Contact Group on the Peaceful Settlement of the Situation in Donbas. The head of the Ukrainian delegation to the TCG, Ukraine’s first president Leonid Kravchuk, said this in a comment to

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Donbas: Ukraine to insist that positions of militants are inspected simultaneously with Ukrainian ones, – official

08:03, 21 September 2020 – Source : 112 Ukraine There are dozens of violations of Minsk agreements, allowed by Russian mercenaries, Leonid Kravchuk says. Ukraine will be insisting that inspections of the Ukrainian military positions were conducted simultaneously with the checks of those held by Russian mercenaries. Leonid Kravchuk, the first president of Ukraine and the head of the Ukrainian delegation

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“Everywhere is ruin.” Mikhail Degtyarev, who left Khabarovsk during the rallies, reported on his trip to the region

The interim governor of the Khabarovsk Territory, Mikhail Degtyarev, reported on Instagram about a trip to the region, which he began in late July almost immediately after his appointment. “Everywhere is ruin, debts, debts, debts. Debts for heat, electricity, between the budgets, “- said Degtyarev. According to him, during two months of his working trip, he visited all districts of the region and,

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Chemist calling himself one of the creators of Novichok apologizes to Navalny

Chemist Vil Mirzayanov, who calls himself one of the developers of Novichok, on the Dozhd TV channel apologized to Alexei Navalny for the poisonous substance, which, presumably, caused the politician’s hospitalization . “I sincerely apologize to Navalny for participating in this criminal business – for the development of this substance, which he poisoned himself with,” Mirzayanov said ( quoted by Kommersant). Chemist Vil Mirzayanov

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New protests in Minsk

In Minsk a crowd of people has finally managed to gather outside Stela despite all the police and army efforts to prevent them from gathering, multiple detentions and the lack of communication due to internet shutdown. More people are now heading there from all across the city. Tens of thousands of people are chanting “Resign!” Warning shots in Brest where

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Package sent to Trump contained deadly poison

  A package containing the deadly poison ricin addressed to President Donald Trump was intercepted by law enforcement sometime this week, before it was delivered to the president, two law enforcement officials told CNN on Saturday. Two law enforcement officials also told CNBC about the ricin package that was addressed to Trump. According to CNN, two tests were performed on

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French hospitality expert wants to be part of Ukraine’s promising tourism future

By Toma Istomina. Published Sept. 17. French hospitality expert Eliott Chirin talks to the Kyiv Post on Sept. 15, 2020, at the Bursa hotel, where he works as a financial manager.Photo by Volodymyr Petrov At the age of 26, French hospitality expert Eliott Chirin has already lived in seven countries and acquired invaluable experience while both working for the giants

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Putin will try to kill Navalny again and the West will do little about it, NATO sources say

   Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny, the latest critic of Russian President Vladimir Putin to be mysteriously poisoned, has announced he plans to return to Russia after his recovery from exposure to a deadly nerve agent. But Navalny, who is recovering in a Berlin hospital, will be taking an enormous personal risk, according to three officials from NATO intelligence services

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Hundreds of UK troops parachute into Ukraine for joint exercises

Over 200 British paratroopers made history this week when they jumped into southern Ukraine for the first time.Published 19 September 2020From:Ministry of Defence and James Heappey MP As the UK’s global response force, the paras of 16 Air Assault Brigade are able to deploy worldwide at short notice. Flying straight from the UK, 250 soldiers from 16 Air Assault Brigade dropped into

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The alternative history of Poland brought to you by Russian propaganda

UKRAINE CRISIS media center 17/09/2019 Commanders of Soviet and Nazi tank brigades Krivosheev and Guderian respectively, photo credit: Bundesarchiv Note: timely article from one year ago about Russian lies. September 17, 2019 marks 80 years since the Soviet Union invaded Poland, joining the WWII on the side of Nazi Germany. This uncanny affiliation is a substantial challenge for the Kremlin,

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Belarus police arrest hundreds of women in Minsk ‘Sparkly March’ protest

    About 2,000 people marched through the city demanding that President Alexander Lukashenko step down. Belarus, a former Soviet republic closely allied with Russia, has been rocked by mass street protests since Lukashenko claimed a landslide victory in an August 9 presidential election that his opponents say was rigged. He denies the accusation. Saturday’s protesters, most of them women, briefly

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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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