Russia and Ukraine

Will Armenia turn into new Ukraine for Russia?

Armenia's situation with anti-Russian sentiments is close to critical, the political scientist Karine Gevorgyan said recently, speaking about the lack of the Russian authorities' work with the societies of the allied …

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Zhuravka–Millerovo railway launched

Zhuravka–Millerovo railway, which bypasses Ukrainian territory, was launched today in southern Russia. The railway passes through Rostov and Voronezh regions. 39th railway brigade, which participated in the construction …

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Ukraine sells arrested Russian tankers

Ukraine sold two arrested Russian tankers "Niagara" and "Borislav". The starting price of "Niagara" was about $95 thousand, final price - $194 thousand. The starting price of "Borislav" …

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Ukraine to change status of Crimea

Ukrainian MP Yury Chizhmar said that President Petro Poroshenko had instructed the constitutional commission to prepare a draft of changes regarding the status of Crimea. He said that the commission is …

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Is Ukraine more dangerous for Russians than ISIS?

The All-Russian Public Opinion Research Center (VCIOM) has conducted a public opinion poll on the threat of a military attack: potential allies and opponents of Russia. According to its results, more than a third of the Russians feel …

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 EU prolongs sanctions against Crimea

  The European Union foreign ministers have prolonged restrictions against Crimea and Sevastopol for one year, the EU’s press-service said. The sanctions were prolonged until June 23, 2018 The …

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Russian social network VK’s office in Kiev closed

Kiev-based office of the Russian social networking site VK (VKontakte) has shut down in the wake of Ukraine’s sanctions, the spokesman of the VK Ukrainian branch said on Friday, TASS reports. "The legal entity is blacklisted …

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Ukraine denies entry for Russian boxer Kushitashvili

Eight people from a Russian boxing delegation heading for the European Boxing Championship in Ukraine were denied entry to the country and were turned away, a spokesperson for the Russian Boxing Federation Vlada Romanova …

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St. George's ribbon banned in Ukraine

Ukraine's President Petro Poroshenko signed into force the bill banning the use of St. George's ribbons in Ukraine on Monday. "Signed the law banning St. George ribbons. Since it is not a symbol of the …

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 Will Ukraine abandon railway traffic with Russia?

The Ukrainian authorities are preparing to cut off railway passenger traffic with Russia in early July, a source close to Kiev officials said. "Ukraine is preparing to halt rail passenger traffic with Russia starting around July …

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