Ukraine experiencing a cultural rebirth,
Deutsche WelleUkraine experiencing a cultural rebirth, says conductor Oksana LynivDeutsche WelleOn Thursday and Friday, Lyniv and the Youth Orchestra of the Ukraine will be performing in Bonn and Berlin, respectively, as part of the Campus Project of the annual Beethovenfest Bonn. The program highlights young musicians from a different country ...
Posted on 11 September 2017 | 11:36 pm
Saakashvili Says He Wants To Unite
Deutsche WelleSaakashvili Says He Wants To Unite Opposition In UkraineRadioFreeEurope/RadioLibertyMikheil Saakashvili, former Georgian president and ex-governor of Ukraine's Odesa region, said on September 11 after forcing his way into Ukraine that he wants to get involved in Ukrainian politics again and help unite Kyiv's opposition. "I want to say ...Mikhail Saakashvili's return may spell trouble for Ukraine's PoroshenkoDeutsche Welleall 9 news articles »
Posted on 11 September 2017 | 11:22 pm
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Don't pour lethal
Omaha World-HeraldPittsburgh Post-Gazette: Don't pour lethal weapons into volatile UkraineOmaha World-HeraldIn this 1996 file photo, an engineer examines the engine of the SS-19 intercontinental ballistic missile at the Yuzhmash aerospace enterprise (Southern Engineering plant) in Dnipro, Ukraine. The New York Times reported Aug. 14 that Pyongyang's quick ...US troops take part in Ukrainian military exerciseKTALall 13 news articles »
Posted on 11 September 2017 | 11:06 pm
Poland drops passport plan that angered
San Francisco ChroniclePoland drops passport plan that angered Ukraine, LithuaniaSan Francisco ChronicleFILE - In this Thursday, June 23, 2005 file photo, the general view of a memorial to Polish soldiers, who struggled against Ukrainians, at the cemetery of Orlyats in Lviv, Western Ukraine. The Polish government is abandoning a plan to include images in ...and more »
Posted on 11 September 2017 | 2:50 pm
Russia sanctions should be phased out if
ReutersRussia sanctions should be phased out if Ukraine ceasefire holds: Germany's GabrielReutersHe said that if there was a lasting ceasefire in eastern Ukraine, then the United States probably would also be willing to take similar steps. Gabriel is a senior member of Germany's Social Democrats (SPD), junior partners in Chancellor Angela Merkel's ...and more »
Posted on 11 September 2017 | 12:50 pm
Fitch, S&P see Ukraine debt deal tantamount
KIEV: The debt restructuring deal Ukraine has struck with a group of creditors was seen on Friday (Aug 28) as tantamount to a default of payment, according to ratings agencies Fitch and Standard & Poor's (S&P). Fitch lowered Ukraine's rating of long-term ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 5:44 am
Fitch lowers Ukraine’s rating
Kiev:P Ratings agency Fitch has lowered its rating for Ukraine saying the debt restructuring deal Kiev struck with a group of creditors was tantamount to default. Fitch lowered Ukraine’s rating of long-term public debt from “CC” to “C,” after the ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 5:41 am
Ukraine asks Russia for lower gas prices for
MOSCOW (AP) — Ukraine asked Russia on Friday for lower gas prices for the winter and said Moscow should accept to write off a part of its loans to Kiev, as other international bondholders did this week. Gas disputes between Russia and Ukraine have led to ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 4:59 am
How Many Russian Soldiers Have Died in
Russian President Vladimir Putin has long claimed, in the teeth of pretty overwhelming evidence, that Russia is not a participant in the civil war that has been going on in eastern Ukraine since shortly after Russian soldiers invaded Ukraine’s ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 4:55 am
Ukraine finance minister: Restructuring deal
KIEV, Ukraine, Aug. 27 (UPI) --Ukraine Finance Minister Natalie Jaresko said Friday that the deal to restructure the country's debt meets "all of its targets." The Ukrainian government announced Thursday it had reached a deal with its creditors that ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 4:42 am