Ukraine News Tue, 19 Mar 2019 08:52:38 +0000UkrInform: NSDC deputy secretary – Full reform of Ukroboronprom to take 6 months
Deputy Secretary of the National Security and Defense Council (NSDC) Serhiy Kryvonos has said that six months are needed to fully reform State Concern Ukroboronprom, which includes more than 130 state-owned enterprises of the military-industrial comp...Tue, 19 Mar 2019 08:39:54 +0000UNIAN: EP Committee approves gas directive to be applied including to Nord Stream 2
The European Parliament’s Committee on Industry, Research and Energy (ITRE) on March 18, endorsed draft amendments to the EU Gas Directive as regards the Nord Stream 2 pipeline project. Read more here.
The post UNIAN: EP Committee approves gas ...Tue, 19 Mar 2019 08:28:18 +0000NBU: More fraud transactions with payment cards in Ukraine in 2018
The share of fraudulent operations with payment cards in Ukraine in 2018 increased to Hr 92 per Hr 1 million of operations from Hr 77 in 2017, Olha Vasileva, the deputy director of the payment systems and innovation development department of the Nati...Tue, 19 Mar 2019 08:23:45 +0000UNIAN: One Ukrainian soldier killed in Donbas in past day
In the past 24 hours, Russia-led forces mounted three attacks on Ukrainian army positions in Donbas, eastern Ukraine, with one Ukrainian soldier reported as killed in action. Read more here.
The post UNIAN: One Ukrainian soldier killed in Donbas in p...Tue, 19 Mar 2019 08:12:48 +0000New York Times: Muslim rights activist sentenced to 4 years in Russia on disputed drug charge
A Russian court on March 18 sentenced a Muslim human rights activist to four years in a penal colony on drug possession charges widely seen as manufactured to further a crackdown on dissent in the Chechnya region. Read more here.
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Unian News Agency Tue, 19 Mar 2019 10:40:00 +0200Czech intel reveals Russian hackers using IT company front: media
These companies got their equipment delivered by vehicles under Russian diplomatic cover.Tue, 19 Mar 2019 10:15:00 +0200EP Committee approves gas directive to be applied including to Nord Stream 2
The next step is for the document to be passed at a plenary session of the European Parliament and Council of Europe.Tue, 19 Mar 2019 09:50:00 +0200"Unprecedented" number of observers registered for upcoming presidential election in Ukraine – CEC
That's including about a 1,000 foreign monitors.Tue, 19 Mar 2019 09:25:00 +0200JFO: One Ukrainian soldier killed in Donbas in past day
According to intelligence reports, two enemy troops were eliminated and another two were wounded.Tue, 19 Mar 2019 09:00:00 +0200Ukroboronprom refutes allegations of arms supplies to Russia
Allegations were voiced following a report by Stockholm Peace Research Institute (SIPRI).