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Tymoshenko Looks Set to Remain in Jail

Tymoshenko Looks Set to Remain in Jail By Maria Danilova The Associated Press Published: November 16, 2011 (Issue # 1683)…

Main news of November 15

WORLD * The Syrian opposition has dismissed any talks with President Bashar al-Assad’s regime, the leader of the rebel Syrian…

Russia, Kazakhstan may cancel oil export duties within CIS free trade zone

Ukrainian Prime Minister Mykola Azarov has said Russia and Kazakhstan have agreed to cancel oil export duties for participants in…

Russia ‘agrees’ to allow Turkmen gas transit to Ukraine

Moscow is ready to allow Kiev to use Russian pipelines to transit Turkmen gas to Ukraine, Ukrainian Prime Minister Mykola…

Kiev told to dump ‘phobias,’ join customs union

Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin on Wednesday urged Ukraine to get rid of its political phobias over accession to the…

Fly away: EU cancels Yanukovich invitation

Ukraine’s President Viktor Yanukovich will not visit Brussels on Thursday to discuss the EU Association Agreement. The visit was canceled…

Main news of October 13

WORLD *The relatives of former KGB officer Alexander Litvinenko, who was poisoned in 2006 in London, have called for a…

Yulia Tymoshenko sentenced to seven years in prison

Yulia Tymoshenko has been sentenced to seven years’ jail. Link to this video The former Ukrainian prime minister, Yulia Tymoshenko,…

Yulia Tymoshenko jailed after ‘political trial’ that risks making Ukraine a pariah

Yulia Tymoshenko was sentenced to seven years’ prison, a ruling which sparked clashes in Kiev involving her supporters, opponents and…

Moscow reads ‘anti-Russian subtext’ into Tymoshenko case

Moscow sees an anti-Russian subtext in the case of former Ukrainian Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko who was sentenced to seven…

Tymoshenko Handed 7-Year Sentence

Tymoshenko Handed 7-Year Sentence By Maria Danilova The Associated Press Published: October 12, 2011 (Issue # 1678) EFREM LUKATSKY /…

Putin ‘puzzled’ by Tymoshenko verdict

Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin said on Tuesday he does not understand why former Ukrainian Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko was…

Main news of October 11

WORLD * Russia and the West were united in condemnation of Ukraine over the guilty verdict and seven year sentence…

Yulia Tymoshenko trial is an own goal for Ukraine

The venue was Kiev’s glittering Hyatt Regency hotel, overlooking the Old City. The moment was just before Ukraine‘s 2010 presidential…

Yulia Tymoshenko found guilty of abuse of office

Ukraine‘s former prime minister Yulia Tymoshenko has been found guilty of abusing her office in a case her supporters say…

Trial Of Ex-Ukraine Prime Minister Tymoshenko Due To Resume

The trial of Ukraine’s former Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko is scheduled to resume today in Kyiv after a two-week break….

Ukraine says ‘fair’ price for Russian gas is $230 per 1,000 cu m

Ukraine believes that the fair price for the purchases of Russian natural gas should be standing at $230 per 1,000…

Kiev to slash Russian gas purchases by 5 bcm in 2012

Ukraine has filed a bid to buy 27 billion cubic meters of gas in 2012 from Russia’s gas giant Gazprom…

Ukraine drafts 2012 budget at current Russian gas deal prices

The Ukrainian government has set the average price for Russian gas in its 2012 draft budget in line with a…