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Moscow court prolongs arrest for four out of 24 Ukrainian sailors until July 24

Hromadske: Moscow’s Lefortovsky District Court has extended the period of the arrest of 24 Ukrainian sailors, arrested following the incident near the Kerch Strait in the fall of 2018, until late July. Ukraine’s Verkhovna Rada Commissioner for Human Rights Lyudmila Denisova also came to Lefortovsky Court. “The main goal is to support them,” she said. […]

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The new center of the European Union?

The German village of Gadheim is preparing to become the center of the EU after the Brexit process when the UK leaves the EU. The official center of Europe is determined by the French Geographical Institute (IGN). And although it has moved several times in the growth of the Union and gained more members, it […]

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The New York Times Book Review included selected poems by Serhiy Zhadan as one of the featured books

New York Times: “What We Live for, What We Die for”- selected poems written by Serhiy Zhadan, translated from the Ukranian by Virlana Tkacz and Wanda Phipps. Available April 16 from Yale University Press. Selected poems exploring the cultural landscape of post-Soviet devastation. By Serhiy Zhadan, translated from the Ukranian by Virlana Tkacz and Wanda […]

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PACE spring session starts in Strasbourg today

COE: The Assembly holds its session in Strasbourg from 8 to 12 April 2019, with addresses by the Prime Ministers of Armenia and Georgia. Joint debates will be held on stopping hate speech and acts of hatred in sport – as well as the role of political leaders in combating hate speech – and on […]

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7 Tourist attractions in Ukraine to enjoy spring’s lovely blooms.

LifeStyle 24 suggests  7 tourist routes, which everybody needs to visit. Krokus (Saffron Hayfelya)- the first place where they bloom in Ukraine is the Carpathian Mountains. The majority of these flowers are located in the village Kolochavi Mizhgirye District of Transcarpathian region, near the lake Sinevir. These flowers are protected by Ukrainian red book so […]