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

№64, (2010)

11.11.2010 - 00:00

European dimension of collective security

The capital of Ukraine is going to host the 4th Kyiv Security Forum (KSF), “New Security in a Fragmented World and its European Dimension,” on November 11-12. The forum is held annually...
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Construction of nuclear fuel plant can begin already in 2011The OJSC TVEL, a Russian manufacturer of nuclear fuel, is negotiating with Russian banks regarding financial support for the building of a...
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BLOODLANDS: Europe Between Hitler And Stalin

Several days ago a presentation of Timothy Snyder’s new book BLOODLANDS: Europe Between Hitler and Stalin took place at the Harvard University (Cambridge, the US) bookstore. The author is a...
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Ukraine to mark International Day for Tolerance

Kyiv will host a roundtable on tolerance in the world and in Ukraine, to be organized by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and its Diplomatic Academy of Ukraine, on November 16. Traditionally on...
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Oksana Karavanska presents her collection under the sign of the UPA

It was Oksana Karavanska’s first show in the past three years to take place in her native Lviv. “The uniqueness of the show is that we will hold it in an unusual place, namely a former...
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Concerts uniting many genres

Five musicians performed in the Zhovtnevy Palace for three evenings in succession. Representatives of the European company ECM Records, the Saluzzi brothers, opened the festival. Dino is one of the...
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Microsoft believes in our students

Ukraine can successfully compete on the international arena if its innovation potential is realized. This idea was expressed by Steve Ballmer, CEO of Microsoft Corporation during his one-day visit...
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Indonesia’s democratic Islam

NEW YORK – The visit by “Barry Obama,” the Indonesian nickname for the former resident and current United States president, to Jakarta is intended, as much as anything, to...
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One more test for government

The trilateral (Ukraine-European Union-Russia) negotiations, to be held on November 22 in the Belgian capital, are just a week and a half away. Ukraine’s Prime Minister Mykola Azarov described their...
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Living in the age of language death

In September, some Verkhovna Rada deputies launched an attempt to change the status of the Russian language in Ukraine under the cover of the purported desire to guarantee preservation and...
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Dust and art

The 5th international fair Art Kyiv Contemporary has a tight schedule. One of the most interesting elements is a special street art and media art project. Among the festival guests is Harald...
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This day in history

1872: The Bessarabia-Taurica Land Bank starts operations in Odesa. 1918: Romanian troops seize Chernivtsi. 1918: The Ukrainian National Rada of Lviv forms its executive body, the State...
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Playing the big game

As the IMF mission started working in Ukraine, the roundtable “World Economy Development Risks: What Can Ukraine Expect?” was held in Kyiv, formally having nothing to do with the IMF mission. It is,...
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The border is “squeezed” into the framework

Since the beginning of 2010 the State Customs Service of Ukraine (SCSU) transferred 70 billion hryvnias to the state budget, increasing its contribution by 17 billion hryvnias as compared with the...
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Trakhtemyriv Scythian

Some may call this man a recluse, some may choose to use the buzz word “downshifter,” but people in the surrounding villages call him Skif (Scythian). I am talking about Oleh Petryk, who has been...


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