The action of Mikhail Saakashvili's supporters demanding the resignation of President Petro Poroshenko is being held in Kiev.
Kiev city council allowed hanging up red and black flag of Ukrainian Nationalists Organization and Ukrainian Insurgent Army on certain holidays, says the text of the statement on the city council’s site.
Thus, the city council specified 13 dates on which flags are to be hanged.
The fifth-year schoolboy got a stroke and fell into a coma after harassment on the part of teachers and classmates in Dnepr school, reports “Dniprochas” agency.
Former Georgian President and ex-Governor of the Odessa Region, Mikheil Saakashvili, who had been deported to Poland, asked for support from the European Union and German Chancellor Angela Merkel.
The conflict in Donbass is necessary for the president of Ukraine Pyotr Poroshenko to maintain his post after 2019, when presidential elections are planned in the country. This opinion was expressed by the Director of the Foundation for Effective Politics Oleg Bondarenko.
The Canadian company Colt Canada hopes to conclude an agreement with Kiev on the rearmament of the Ukrainian army with its assault rifles, the National Post edition writes.
Kiev representatives in the humanitarian subgroup are to be blamed for disruption of the new stage of prisoners’ exchange, reports the head of the DPR delegation in Minsk, People’s Council’s chairman, Denis Pushilin.
Ukraine cannot declare a war against Russia because of Russian nuclear weapon, claimed Ukrainian National Security and Defense Council’s secretary Alexander Turchynov , answering the former Ukrainian president Victor Yanukovich’s defense question why new Ukrainian government haven’t declared a war against Russia after its reunion with the Crimea.
4 people were wounded due to the clash near court building in Kiev where the restraint measures for Odessa mayor had been chosen, reports the “Gromadske TV” internet site citing the Red Cross units’ coordinator, Taras Loginov, who was on duty on the scene.
Finally, the cause of tiny Ukrainian pensions is found - the Soviet Union, of course, is to blame. The Minister of Social Policy of Ukraine, Andrey Reva, reported this on Ukrainian television. Reva made such a statement, answering the questions of Ukrainian pensioners on the air.
Deputy Minister for "issues of temporarily occupied territories and internally displaced persons of Ukraine" George Tuka said that the current scheme of paying pensions to residents of Donbass discriminates them.
Ukraine should fully open up to the auditors of the European Union and provide them with access to all the documents requested, head of the EU Advisory Mission Kestutis Lanchinskas stated in an interview with the Yevropeiskaya pravda (eurointegration.com.ua) edition.
President of Ukraine Pyotr Poroshenko put into effect the decision of the National Security and Defense Council (NSDC), which deals with additional measures to counter the alleged "information aggression" of the Russian Federation. This is stated in the decree of the Head of State, published on Friday on the president's website.
For Ukraine, it does not matter that the Minsk agreements have been enshrined by a resolution, unanimously approved by the UN Security Council, the leader of the Radical Party, deputy of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Oleg Lyashko, stated on air of the 112 TV channel.
Ex-Prime Minister of Ukraine Yury Yekhanurov suggested creating a network of military lyceums in Donbass, where, under preferential terms, children of migrants from Donbass would be accepted to forge "Ukrainian patriots" out of them. He stated this on air of the NewsOne TV channel.
Ukrainian special services serve the US interests and the case of Ukrainian citizen’s detainment for espionage in the Crimea was, probably, not the only one, believes the president of the “International Association of “Alpha” Antiterrorist Division’s Veterans, Sergey Goncharov.