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      U.S. Officials Issue Sanctions Warnings to Europe over Russian Gas
      Mar07

      U.S. Officials Issue Sanctions Warnings to Europe over Russian Gas

      U.S. officials have warned at an energy conference in Brussels that the Trump administration will take punitive action against European companies that are building the Kremlin-favored Nord Stream 2 natural gas pipeline, which will deliver energy from Russia to Germany while bypassing Ukraine.Nord St… …read more Source: The Chosun...

      Ukraine Elections Mark Another Stage in Break from Russia
      Mar05

      Ukraine Elections Mark Another Stage in Break from Russia

      The Kremlin had hoped that by fomenting a separatist insurgency in east Ukraine’s Donbas region, Ukraine could be snapped back into the Russian orbit, but the strategy appears to have backfired, say analysts.The debate over whether Ukraine should look west and align with the European Union or east t… …read more Source: The...

      Ukraine Amends Constitution to Cement EU, NATO Course
      Feb08

      Ukraine Amends Constitution to Cement EU, NATO Course

      Ukraine on Thursday adopted “historic” changes to its constitution, spelling out the ex-Soviet country’s aspirations to join the EU and NATO two months before a crucial presidential vote.In a final third reading in parliament, a total of 334 lawmakers approved the amendments to the country’s basic l… …read more...

      ‘Don’t Cry’: Serena Consoles Australian Open Foe; Halep Next
      Jan21

      ‘Don’t Cry’: Serena Consoles Australian Open Foe; Halep Next

      It was all a bit overwhelming for the latest opponent who could do nothing to slow Serena Williams at the Australian Open. So Dayana Yastremska, an 18-year-old from Ukraine, found herself wiping away tears as she walked to the net.Williams knows what it’s like to be the one weeping after a loss. She… …read more Source: The...

      Ukraine Urges German Naval Presence in Black Sea
      Dec03

      Ukraine Urges German Naval Presence in Black Sea

      Ukraine’s leader called on Germany and its allies to boost their naval presence in the Black Sea to deter Russia from further aggression in the region and said Russia was blockading Ukrainian ports on the nearby Sea of Azov. President Petro Poroshenko says Russia has deployed a large number of troop… …read more Source: The...

      Chernobyl Begins New Life as Solar Power Park
      Oct07

      Chernobyl Begins New Life as Solar Power Park

      Ukraine launched Friday a park of photovoltaic panels at the former Chernobyl power plant as the country seeks to use solar power to give the scene of the world’s worst nuclear disaster a new lease on life.The 1 million-euro ($1.2-million), one-megawatt plant is located just a hundred meters (yards)… …read more Source: The...

      Russian Bikers, Crimeans Cross ‘Putin’s Bridge’ in Inaugural Drive
      May17

      Russian Bikers, Crimeans Cross ‘Putin’s Bridge’ in Inaugural Drive

      Leather-clad bikers with Russian national flags joined motorists driving for the first time across a newly-opened bridge linking Crimea with Russia on Wednesday.President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday unveiled the new bridge to the Crimean peninsula, which Russia annexed from Ukraine in 2014. He chatted… …read more Source: The Chosun...

      What Is Behind Ukraine’s Paralympics Success?
      Mar20

      What Is Behind Ukraine’s Paralympics Success?

      Ukraine won a total of 22 medals at the Winter Paralympics in Pyeongchang, finishing fourth overall with seven gold, seven silver and eight bronze medals. It only won one gold medal at the Winter Olympics, which ended last month.Ukraine won no medals at the 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympics and two med… …read more Source: The Chosun...

      EU Extends $1.2 Billion Loan to Ukraine
      Mar13

      EU Extends $1.2 Billion Loan to Ukraine

      The European Union’s foreign policy chief says the EU will extend a 1 billion-euro ($1.2 billion) loan to struggling Ukraine.Federica Mogherini, who was visiting the capital Kyiv on Monday, told reporters the loan should “support Ukraine’s economic stability and structural reforms.”Ukraine is trying… …read more...

      EU Extends Sanctions Against Russia Over Crimea for a Year
      Jun20

      EU Extends Sanctions Against Russia Over Crimea for a Year

      The European Union has extended sanctions against Russia for a year over its annexation of Ukraine’s Crimean Peninsula in 2014.EU foreign ministers said in a statement Monday that the 28-nation bloc “remains committed to fully implement its non-recognition policy” of Russia’s seizure of Crimea and t… …read more...