Ukraine News Sun, 22 Oct 2017 15:20:25 +0000112.ua: Russian ships again noticed in Latvian economic zone
Presence of a ship and a submarine of the Russian Navy reported in the economic zone of Latvia in the Baltic Sea, TV.net informs referring to the National Armed Forces of the country. According to the report, in particular, the ship class BS Parchi...Sun, 22 Oct 2017 14:56:15 +0000Xinhua: Russia not to take part in talks to amend Iran nuclear deal
MOSCOW – Russia has said it is confident that Iran is fulfilling all its obligations under a multilateral agreement on its nuclear program and will not take part in any talks on amending the deal. Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryab...Sun, 22 Oct 2017 14:44:37 +0000BBC: Russia says US coalition wiped Raqqa ‘off the face of the Earth’
Russia has accused the US-led coalition of bombing the Syrian city of Raqqa “off the face of the earth” during the campaign to push out so-called Islamic State (IS). Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) took Raqqa last week and on Sunday said t...Sun, 22 Oct 2017 14:33:06 +0000Associated Press: Suspect in Munich stabbing sent to psychiatric hospital
BERLIN – Police say the suspect in a knife attack in Munich that left eight people lightly wounded has been sent to a psychiatric hospital. The suspect, a 33-year-old German, was arrested a few hours after stabbing and punching passers-by just ou...Sun, 22 Oct 2017 14:02:37 +0000RFE/RL: Bill outlawing domestic abuse stirs debate in Armenia
Bruises have covered much of her body, attesting to the abuse she has suffered at the hands of her husband over two decades. Even while carrying his child, he continued to beat her. “I was pregnant when he once kicked me and I fell from my bed,...
Unian News Agency Sun, 22 Oct 2017 19:21:00 +0300GSA names Ukraine as UK's offshoring destination of the year – media
Ukraine is the UK's offshoring destination of the year according to the Global Sourcing Association (GSA) UK. The GSA looked at the outsourcing market from the perspective of the United Kingdom, the world's second-largest outsourcing market, ...Sun, 22 Oct 2017 18:09:00 +0300Poroshenko holds meeting in Avdiyivka on situation on frontline
President, Supreme Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko visited Avdiyivka, Donetsk region, to hold a meeting on the situation on the frontline together with Minister of Defense Stepan Poltorak, according to the president...Sun, 22 Oct 2017 17:34:00 +0300Kakha Kaladze: Ex-AC Milan defender elected Tbilisi mayor – BBC
Former AC Milan defender Kakha Kaladze has been elected mayor of Georgia's capital city Tbilisi, according to the BBC.
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 16:25:00 +0300First Vice PM Kubiv talks Ukraine MPs' voting for PACE resolutions on Azerbaijan – media
Voting of some Ukrainian MPs for the PACE resolutions on Azerbaijan shouldn't damage implementation of the course approved by the leadership of Azerbaijan and Ukraine for further development of mutually beneficial cooperation in all spheres, firs...Sun, 22 Oct 2017 14:10:00 +0300Reuters: U.S. warns public about attacks on energy, industrial firms
The U.S government issued a rare public warning that sophisticated hackers are targeting energy and industrial firms, the latest sign that cyber attacks present an increasing threat to the power industry and other public infrastructure, according to ...
Zik Sun, 22 Oct 2017 09:58:00 +0300Ukraine’s engineers design Strazh ( Sentinel) tank defender
It is known that tanks are not very effective engaging infantry or fighting on city streets. That is why engineers create armored vehicles to support tanks.
Sat, 21 Oct 2017 16:09:00 +030070 years ago, Stalin started massive operation to deport West Ukrainian to Siberia
As the armed opposition of West Ukrainians to the Soviet rule after WWII did not subside, Stalin decided to neutralize the situation in this area by deporting the families of Ukrainian insurgents to Siberia. In 1944-1945, 14,728 families of Ukrainian...Sat, 21 Oct 2017 09:41:00 +0300There is no legislative branch in Ukraine – Stepan Hmara
The worst thing is that Verkhovna Rada as a top legislative body has stopped to perform its functions. Instead, it follows the rules drawn up by the presidential administration, Stepan Hmara, a renowned Ukrainian politician, said, speaking on ZIK TV ...Fri, 20 Oct 2017 18:20:00 +0300Protesters near Rada calling big rally on Oct. 21
Protesters in tents near Vekhovna Rada have announced a big rally to be held tomorrow Oct. 21, RBK-Ukrayina reports.
Fri, 20 Oct 2017 18:11:00 +0300Current protests to bring new politicians to forefront, journalist
Ukraine needs changes and new faces in politics, journalist Viktor Majstrenko said, speaking on ZIK TV Oct. 20.
The current wave of protests signifies the power is under public control, he said.