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20 October 2008
12:30
Russian deputy PM says fleet could leave base in Ukraine
Deputy Prime Minister Sergei Ivanov has been quoted as saying Russia is prepared to have the Black Sea Fleet to leave its naval base in Sevastopol in 2017 if the Ukrainian government demands it.Speaking to the BBC television program "Panorama," ...
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11:40
OU-PSD does not exist any more
The Our Ukraine-People's Self-Defense bloc formally does not exist. The leader of the "Our Ukraine" party Vyacheslav Kyrylenko said that at the press conference in Donetsk. He noted that now the majority of the OU-PSD members suggest to ...
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10:50
United Center to run for parliament independently
The party "United Center" is running for the parliament independently and will pass 3% barrier, the party leader Ihor Kryl told journalists in Lviv. He predicts that the structure of the parliament will change after the early elections. "The ...
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10:00
There will be no elections on December 7 - Tymoshenko
There will be no parliamentary elections on December 7. Prime Minister of Ukraine Yulia Tymoshenko stated in her televised address to the people. "The government and parliament of Ukraine must work together. There should be no early elections, ...
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17 October 2008
17:50
Yanukovych says children cry because of Ukrainian language
Party of Regions leader Victor Yanukovych is indignant that children in the east of Ukraine are forced to study the Ukrainian language, and calls it a mockery.He claimed this speaking at a XIX Oblast conference of the Party of Regions in Donetsk ...
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17:00
NSDC proposes to nationalize Prominvestbank
The National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine will consider a package of measures to resist the world financial crisis at its session on Oct 20. In particular, the session will consider nationalization of Prominvestbank.According to UNIAN, ...
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16:40
Sberbank of Russia considering purchase of Prominvestbank
Sberbank of Russia is considering the offer on purchase of "Prominvestbank" (PIB, Kyiv), the chairman of the board of the "Subsidiary bank of Sberbank of Russia" (Kyiv) Vyachslav Yutkin reported. "The Russian Sberbank is examining whether it ...
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15:50
Yushchenko is ready to revive the VRU
First Deputy of the Head of the Secretariat of the President Oleksandr Shlapak does not exclude that the president of Ukraine Victor Yushchenko could renew work of the VRU sine die for discussing the amendments to the State Budget 2008 concerning ...
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15:00
Trial on Presidents appeal, which will solve destiny of snap poll, postponed again
The Kyiv Administrative Appeal Court postponed till 11.00 a.m. of Oct 21 the trial on a Presidents appeal against the ruling of the Kyiv Regional Administrative Court, which had suspended Yushchenko`s decree on announcing the snap ...
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14:10
ISD ceases all investment projects in Ukraine
The Corporation Industrial Union of Donbass (ISD) declared cessation of all investment projects in Ukraine, the chairman of board of directors Serhiy Taruta informed. He specified that the investment projects on modernization and development of ...
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13:20
Solana did not appreciate Tymoshenko
European Union foreign policy chief Javier Solana gave restrained estimation of the actions of prime minister Tymoshenko. According to him, all political forces are to be blamed for the current situation in Ukraine, and such situation ...
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12:30
Tymoshenko admitted the existance of crisis and asked for help
Prime Minister of Ukraine Yulia Tymoshenko addressed the International Monetary Fund for financial help for Ukraine to fight the influence of the world crisis. We are interested in that Ukraine could get IMF financial support, Tymoshenko said ...
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11:40
Parents will get their childrens grades by SMS
Four schools of Odessa are taking part in the pilot project Electronic journal, due to which parents will have a possibility to get information about progress of their children through SMS. A deputy head of the Odessa department of ...
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10:50
Cabinet banned incandescent lamps
The Cabinet of Ministers prohibited the budget organizations to buy incandescent lamps from 2009 and obliged to replace them with energy saving lamps. The chairman of the national agency on effective use of energy sources Ihor Cherkashin told ...
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10:00
Ukrainians are absolute leaders among illegal migrants in Poland
Poland reports the increase of growth rate of illegal migration of Ukrainians. 1.25 thousand Ukrainians staying illegally in the EU countries have been detained for the first half of the year, which is by 116.6% or 673 people more than in ...
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16 October 2008
18:15
Ukraine may borrow up to $15bn from IMF
Ukraine may borrow between $10bn and $15bn from the International Monetary Fund to strengthen its position during the global financial crisis, the countrys deputy Central Bank governor Oleksandr Savchenko, said on Thursday as an IMF delegation ...
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16:40
Bees deprived of escort, Yushchenko - not
Amendments into the road rules have been adopted by the State Motor Licensing Department of Ukraine.Top deputy head of the Department Serhiy Levchenko claimed this at a press conference in UNIAN.The amendments do not influence the escort of state ...
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15:50
BYuT deputy beat up in Lviv
Deputy of the Lviv city council from BYuT council Vasyl Kyrychenko has been beat up by unknown people and presently is staying in a hospital, the head of BYuT council faction Yuri Gudyma told Thursday. Kyrychenko ahs been hospitalized ...
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15:00
Tymoshenko gives money for election now Yushchenko has to think how to take them
The government has adopted a draft law on introducing amendments into the state budget for the year 2008.According to UNIAN, Finance Minister Victor Pinzenyk disclosed this to journalists today in the Cabinet of Ministers.The amendments have been ...
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14:10
Tymoshenko says financial crisis almost bypasses Ukraine
As of today, Ukraine does not suffer from any serious negative consequences of the world financial crisis.According to UNIAN, Prime Minister of Ukraine Yulia Tymoshenko claimed this at the session of the Cabinet of Ministers on Thursday.Both the ...
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12:24 The Cabinet has passed the draft bill on changes to the state budget for 2008, which provide for the financing of the early elections.

14 October 2008
16:07 Units of the interior troops of the Ministry along with workers of the State Guard department are guarding now public order in accordance with the decree of the President, press secretary of the interior troops of the Interior Ministry Svitlana Pavlovska informed.
15:20 Tomorrow the Prime Minister of Ukraine Yulia Tymoshenko is paying an official visit to Brussels, where she is taking part in the Summit of the European peoples party.

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SBU opens Information Center in Kyiv
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Boxer's crush on supermodel Karolina Kurkova
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