Jewish Human Rights Group Denounces
AlgemeinerJewish Human Rights Group Denounces Authorities in Ukrainian City Over Festival Celebrating Nazi AllyAlgemeinerUkrainian leaders have been whitewashing Shukhevych's reputation for at least a decade. In 2007, then-President Viktor Yushchenko posthumously conferred the country's highest honor, “Hero of Ukraine,” on Shukhevych. Yushchenko's response to protests ...and more »
Posted on 30 June 2017 | 8:52 am
Weaponized Gas - The Weekly Standard
The Weekly StandardWeaponized GasThe Weekly StandardUkraine lost favor in Putin's eyes by electing Viktor Yushchenko prime minister over Putin's preferred candidate, Viktor Yanukovich, in the 2004 Orange Revolution. When the gas contract expired in 2006, Russia (through Gazprom) tried to raise its price.
Posted on 29 June 2017 | 2:30 am
We're All Russia's Neighbors Now -
RadioFreeEurope/RadioLibertyWe're All Russia's Neighbors NowRadioFreeEurope/RadioLibertyIn Ukraine's 2004 presidential election, for example, a team of political operatives with ties to Vladimir Putin's Kremlin launched a massive campaign to discredit pro-Western opposition figure Viktor Yushchenko and assist pro-Kremlin candidate Viktor ...and more »
Posted on 28 June 2017 | 11:26 pm
What Did Ex-Trump Aide Paul Manafort Really
What Did Ex-Trump Aide Paul Manafort Really Do in Ukraine?NBCNews.comA month prior to balloting, someone poisoned Yanukovych's main rival, pro-Western candidate Viktor Yushchenko, and nearly killed him. On Election Day, Yanukovych, who had trailed in polls by double digits, won by three points, sparking accusations of ...and more »
Posted on 27 June 2017 | 3:22 am
Election interference is not unique to
rabble.ca (blog)Election interference is not unique to Russia -- US and Canada have done it, toorabble.ca (blog)... Ukraine, Andrew Robinson] began to organize secret monthly meetings of western ambassadors, presiding over what he called "donor coordination" sessions among 20 countries interested in seeing Mr. [presidential candidate Viktor] Yushchenko succeed.and more »
Posted on 23 June 2017 | 2:42 am
Ukraine: The Consequences of Far Right World
Another Ukrainian President, Viktor Yushchenko, was little better: in 2010, he awarded wartime nationalist leader Stepan Bandera the title of "Hero of Ukraine." Critics charge that Yuschenko successor Viktor Yanukovych was little better and turned a blind ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 11:30 am
State of the environment
Dioxin causes a form of disfiguring acne called chloracne; Viktor Yushchenko, the former president of Ukraine, is a well-known sufferer. Open burning also produces cancer-causing contaminants like polychlorinated biphenyls, benzo(a)pyrene and others.
Posted on 23 August 2015 | 6:49 am
Survey: Record number of Ukrainians proud of
The previous high had been 53 percent in 2005, when the public voted in Viktor Yushchenko as president in the wake of the Orange Revolution after a rigged election favored Kremlin-backed Viktor Yanukovych’s failed candidacy in late 2004. Regionally ...
Posted on 21 August 2015 | 12:41 am
Revealed: Russia's Ambitious New ICBM Early
Russia began constructing new stations after Ukraine's then pro-Western President Viktor Yushchenko made an agreement with the US which allowed American specialists' access to the stations. Now, Russia's government gave Boev until 2020 to rebuild the ...
Posted on 20 August 2015 | 1:19 pm
Ukrainians Growing Warmer to Idea of NATO
According to the analysis, Ukraine’s public attitudes toward NATO have long been shaped by emotional divisions between Westernizers and “pro-Russians,” leaving little space for informed debate:“Ukraine’s third president, Viktor Yushchenko ...
Posted on 20 August 2015 | 2:03 am