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Ukraine Demands 'Special Partnership' with NATO

Ukraine has filed a "special partnership" request with NATO, state news agency UNIAN has said.

World » Ukraine | September 24, 2016, Saturday // 12:06 | Viewed: 12446

Bulgaria Issues Travel Warning for Ukraine

The foreign ministry in Sofia has advised Bulgarian citizens travelling to Ukraine to avoid sites of public gatherings in view of “heightened public tensions” and protests in major Ukrainian cities.

World » Ukraine | August 17, 2016, Wednesday // 15:10 | Viewed: 58757

EU Could Block Turkish Stream Construction - Ukrainian Official

The head of Ukraine's Naftogaz has suggested the European Union could prevent Russia and Turkey from building the so-called Turkish Stream pipeline by blocking the use of deepwater building technology.

World » Ukraine | July 28, 2016, Thursday // 08:04 | Viewed: 60841

Belarusian Journalist Killed in Explosion in Kiev

Journalist Pavlo Sheremet died in a blast in Kiev, Ukrainian and Russian media report.

World » Ukraine | July 20, 2016, Wednesday // 10:24 | Viewed: 59054

Bulgarians in Ukraine Demand Cultural Autonomy, Own Administrative Center

Ethnic Bulgarians in Ukraine are asking for cultural autonomy, with the city of Bolgrad remaining an administrative center for the community in the adjacent towns and villages, a Ukrainian lawmaker of Bulgarian descent has said.

World » Ukraine | July 6, 2016, Wednesday // 14:14 | Viewed: 11394

Bulgaria President Dismisses Attacks over Joint Brigade with Ukraine

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev has not made any official steps on behalf of Bulgaria set up a joint army brigade with Ukraine and Romania, his press office has indicated, according to the Bulgarian News Agency (BTA).

World » Ukraine | April 26, 2016, Tuesday // 07:36 | Viewed: 57632

Ukraine Deputy PM Praises Joint Army Brigade Proposal with Bulgaria, Romania

Ukrainian Deputy Prime Minister Pavlo Rozenko has said the idea to set up a joint army brigade with Bulgarian and Romanian forces sa "very timely and right.

World » Ukraine | April 23, 2016, Saturday // 14:41 | Viewed: 10533

Ukraine Will Not Buy Russian Gas, Coal - PM

Ukraine's new Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman has said his country will neither hold negotiations nor purchase fuels from Russia.

World » Ukraine | April 21, 2016, Thursday // 10:59 | Viewed: 12290

Ukraine's New PM Confirmed by Parliament

The Parliament in Ukraine on Thursday confirmed Volodymyr Groysman as the country's new Prime Minister, following the resignation of Arseniy Yatsenyuk earlier this week.

World » Ukraine | April 14, 2016, Thursday // 12:32 | Viewed: 9889

Ukrainian Prime Minister to Submit Resignation Next Week

Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk will submit his resignation to the country's parliament next week.

World » Ukraine | April 10, 2016, Sunday // 17:08 | Viewed: 50695

Bulgaria's Chief Prosecutor Says No Extradition Request Submitted from Ukraine

Ukraine has not yet demanded the extradition of Georgi Bliznakov, a Bulgarian national from authorities in Sofia, Chief Prosecutor Sotir Tsatsarov said on Tuesday afternoon.

World » Ukraine | March 2, 2016, Wednesday // 08:04 | Viewed: 11009

Ukraine to Seek Extradition of Bulgarian National for Fighting Alongside Pro-Russian Rebels

Ukraine plans to seek the extradition of Bulgarian national Georgi Bliznakov from Bulgaria over suspected participation in a battalion of pro-Russian rebels fighting government forces in Donbas region, Sofia-based bTV broadcaster reported on Monday.

World » Ukraine | February 29, 2016, Monday // 19:07 | Viewed: 45410

Ukraine Trebles Price for Transiting Russian Gas to Europe

Ukraine has more than trebled the price for transiting Russian natural gas to Europe via its territory since the start of 2016, according to Ukrainian media outlet energy.

World » Ukraine | January 19, 2016, Tuesday // 17:06 | Viewed: 36508

Ukraine Holds Local Elections Except for Separatist Regions

Local elections are being held on Sunday in most of the country except the separatist regions in the east, with Ukrainians electing members of local councils, chairmen of rural councils and city and town mayors.

World » Ukraine | October 25, 2015, Sunday // 13:21 | Viewed: 27165

Four Bulgarians Added to Ukraine's Street Names 'Blacklist'

Ukrainian authorities have moved to ban the use of names of 520 Bolsheviks from the Soviet Union and famous Communist figures as part of its "de-communization" law.

World » Ukraine | October 9, 2015, Friday // 09:07 | Viewed: 8406

Eastern Ukraine to Postpone Local Elections for Next Year

Local elections in Ukraine's Donbass region will be held in 2016 instead of this year, French President Francois Hollande has said.

World » Ukraine | October 3, 2015, Saturday // 11:54 | Viewed: 24798

Trilateral Contact Group Agrees on Withdrawal of Weapons in Eastern Ukraine

The Working Group on Security of the Trilateral Contact Group, which involves representatives of Ukraine, Russia and the OSCE, reached an agreement on Tuesday on the withdrawal of tanks and other weapons from the frontline in eastern Ukraine.

World » Ukraine | September 30, 2015, Wednesday // 09:07 | Viewed: 24052

Ukraine Blacklists 2 Bulgarians over National Security Concerns

Ukraine's President Petro Poroshenko on Wednesday signed a decree to ban a number of journalists and politicians, including two Bulgarians, from entering the country.

World » Ukraine | September 17, 2015, Thursday // 14:05 | Viewed: 11533

Clashes Near Ukraine’s Parliament Deepen Rifts in Ruling Coalition

A protest rally outside Ukraine’s parliament against amendments to the constitution that give greater autonomy to the eastern regions controlled by pro-Russian rebels turned violent earlier this week.

World » Ukraine | September 2, 2015, Wednesday // 17:20 | Viewed: 5925

Clashes, Grenade Explosion Take Place Outside Ukraine’s Parliament

About a hundred policemen were wounded in protests outside Ukraine’s parliament building on Monday as lawmakers approved on first reading amendments to the constitution that will give greater autonomy to the eastern regions controlled by Russian-backed re

World » Ukraine | August 31, 2015, Monday // 17:05 | Viewed: 5912

Latest Clashes in Mariupol Reportedly Kill Seven People

Seven people were reportedly killed in the latest clashes, which occurred in the coastal city of Mariupol in southeastern Ukraine overnight.

World » Ukraine | August 17, 2015, Monday // 14:56 | Viewed: 20541
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