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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: 57492

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: 10392

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: 12109

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: 9813

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: 50516

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: 10872

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: 45226

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: 36321

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: 26993

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: 8275

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: 24654

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: 23887

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: 11426

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: 5791

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: 5756

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: 20401

Renewed Escalation of Fighting in Ukraine Violates Minsk Ceasefire – EU

In a statement of its spokesperson, the European External Action Service (EEAS) noted on Tuesday that the renewed escalation of violence in Ukraine violated the spirit and letter of the Minsk ceasefire.

World » Ukraine | August 12, 2015, Wednesday // 14:02 | Viewed: 5428

Firefighters Contain New Wildfire in Chernobyl Exclusion Zone

Ukrainian firefighters have contained a new wildfire in the restricted access area around the closed Chernobyl nuclear power plant, unian.net reported on Sunday.

World » Ukraine | August 9, 2015, Sunday // 11:50 | Viewed: 8913

Ukraine Adds Gerard Depardieu to 5-Year Blacklist

Ukraine has moved ban actor G?rard Depardieu from entering the country over the next five years.

World » Ukraine | July 29, 2015, Wednesday // 10:47 | Viewed: 6637

Mysterious Flags in Kiev Downtown: Russian or Bulgarian?

Incidents with flags waving in the central area of Ukraine's capital Kiev sparked much controversy on Tuesday, leaving media outlets divided over whether they were Bulgarian or Russian.

World » Ukraine | July 7, 2015, Tuesday // 18:51 | Viewed: 8638

Donbass Introduces Special Regime of Self-Governance, to Hold Local Elections

The authorities of the self-proclaimed Donetsk People's Republic (DPR) will introduce a special regime of self-governance on its territory and plan holding local elections on October 18.

World » Ukraine | July 2, 2015, Thursday // 12:59 | Viewed: 4949
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