Where there is no law, but every man does what is right in his own eyes, there is the least of real liberty
Henry M. Robert

№27, (2016)

21.04.2016 - 11:55

Happy Birthday, Your Majesty!

Queen Elizabeth II turns 90 today. She was born in London as the first child of the Duke of York Albert and his wife Lady Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon. In 2015, Elizabeth II was recognized as the most...
21.04.2016 - 11:52

“Associated partnership” instead of Membership Action Plan

NATO is planning to offer Kyiv and Tbilisi a new status of “associated partnership” and closer cooperation in the Black Sea region at its Warsaw summit in July.Georgia, which hoped...
21.04.2016 - 11:50

“Vitali Klitschko riding a bicycle is a good sign”

Recently, social networks saw a heated discussion of Kyiv Mayor Vitali Klitschko’s unusual trip. It was the mayor himself who posted on Facebook a few pictures of him riding a bike in the...
21.04.2016 - 11:48

Can the Minsk process be “revitalized”?

France, as well as Germany, was the initiator of Minsk 2 known as Complex of Measures to Observe the Minsk Agreements. However, now, more than a year since this document was signed by, among others,...
21.04.2016 - 11:40

They come to get… acquainted

On April 18, we learned that Ukraine had a new chance to get back on track its four-year program with the IMF. When meeting with the Ukrainian delegation during the spring meeting of the Fund and the...
21.04.2016 - 11:36

A support group for a “prisoner of the Kremlin”

“I have been served with a paper issued by the FMSRF [the Federal Migration Service of the Russian Federation. – Author] and notifying me that I am a citizen of Russia... But I do not...
21.04.2016 - 11:33

The president spoke with Nadia Savchenko

President Petro Poroshenko spoke with the imprisoned Ukrainian pilot Nadia Savchenko by phone, reports the president’s website. The conversation included Nadia’s mother Maria and her...
20.04.2016 - 18:28

Neostalinizm in action

The Russian occupation authorities in Crimea summoned journalist Mykola Semena for questioning and had his home searched. Searches have also taken place at homes of journalists and human rights...
20.04.2016 - 18:23

Fighting for a place in history: the hot phase

To paraphrase Leo Tolstoy’s famous opinion, “all totalitarian regimes are alike; each democratic government implements its plans in its own way.” Among other things, totalitarian...
20.04.2016 - 18:20

“The exhibit that awakens the conscience”

Recently a photo exhibit of the nationwide newspaper Den has opened at the Lesia Ukrainka Eastern European National University. But its venue, the library of the university, hasn’t had any...
20.04.2016 - 18:14

The Horowitz Competition is back!

STARS AND STARLETSYurii Zilberman, president of the International Vladimir Horowitz Charitable Foundation and director general of the International Competition of Young Pianists in Memory of Vladimir...
20.04.2016 - 18:11

“Angel’s Touch” goes to Lviv

A contest of instrumental music (piano, strings, wind, percussion, and folk instruments) was held in Kyiv. The nominations were the following: “Performance with an orchestra,” “Solo...
20.04.2016 - 18:08

Valentyn Kolontai brings back the medieval technique of bookmaking

After graduation from the Ukrainian Printing Academy in Lviv, Valentyn Kolontai has changed place of work five times. “From time to time I have received orders for making notebooks with...
20.04.2016 - 18:05

The “magic of spring” in Lviv

The two botanical gardens of Lviv Ivan Franko University received guests last weekend – the old one (2 ha) on Kyryla i Mefodia St. and the new one (16.5 ha) on Cheremshyny St. This time the...
20.04.2016 - 18:04

From the Flying Dutch to the absurd Warmerdam

The Flying Dutch will visit Ukraine for the fifth time. This year’s program will include six works in different genres, namely Meet Me in Venice directed by Eddy Terstall, a road Movie about...
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