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Ukraine Celebrates 19 Years of Independence

[Viktor Yanukovich, President of Ukraine]: „I will not allow Ukraine to abandon the path of democratic reform, the path of reforms of the economy and resolute struggle against corruption, the... Mehr»
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Ukraine: Falun Gong Barred from Holding Annual Activity in Kiev

It appears the Chinese Embassy in Ukraine has asked the government there to block a meditation group from holding their annual event in Kiev. And the Ukrainian government agreed—in a … Mehr»
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“Miracle Flowers” Blossom in Kyiv

[Stand-up, NTD reporter] : „This flower is 180 million years old. Magnolias were planted in ancient China beside Buddhist temples. Today they are admired in botanical gardens. Mid-April is the... Mehr»
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It Takes Two — Argentina and Ukraine — to Tango

Young musicians played the works of the famous Argentine composer, Astor Piazzolla, in the Kiev music school. The most talented students prepared a special program to mark the 200th anniversary... Mehr»
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Ukrainians Celebrate Winter Carnival

The horse named Babe has a lot of work today. Over the years, Babe and everyone else in Kiev celebrated “Maslenitsa” – the day to see winter off. Babe gives … Mehr»
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Ukraine’s Tymoshenko Urged to Concede

With almost all the ballots counted, opposition leader Viktor Yanukovich is on course to become Ukraine’s next president. He has a slender lead over bitter rival, Prime Minister Yulia... Mehr»
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Ukrainian Musicians Win Russia’s Balalaika Festival

The Russian folk string instrument balalaika is still very much in demand. So say the participants of a Moscow festival called „Balalaika is the Soul of Russia“. You can play … Mehr»
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Traditional Carols Ring in the Ukrainian New Year

It’s one of the most ancient Ukrainian traditions. The voices of carol singers can be heard from the beginning of December until Easter all over Ukraine. The songs are about … Mehr»
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Ukraine: Remembering the Great Famine

It’s the 76th anniversary of the Great Famine in the former Ukrainian People’s Republic. Hundreds gather in Kyiv for the “Light a Candle” campaign held near 30-meter candles in the... Mehr»
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Ukraine: Orange Revolution Anniversary

November 22 marks the day when a series of protests started in Ukraine. The protests were prompted by reports that the results of a run-off vote from 2004 were rigged … Mehr»
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Ukrainians Demand Human Rights for Prisoners

This activity in front of the ombudsman’s office was organized by the human rights organization “Svoboda”. Protesters are calling on the defender of Human Rights Ombudsman, Nina Karpachyova to... Mehr»
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Meister der Harmonie

Kirill Novosselski, der Urenkel des ukrainischen Komponisten und Musiklehrers Reinhold Moritsewitsch Glière, hat es sich zur Aufgabe gemacht, dem Ruhm, den einmal den Komponisten während seiner... Mehr»
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EU begrüßt Ende der Regierungskrise in der Ukraine

Brüssel – Die Europäische Union hat am Donnerstag die Beilegung der Regierungskrise in der Ukraine begrüßt. Zugleich äußerte EU-Kommissionssprecher Pietro Petrucci die Hoffnung auf eine... Mehr»
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Der Gaskrieg – nicht nur Kampf um das blaue Feuer

Beim Machtkampf zwischen der Ukraine und Russland geht es um mehr als nur das Gas Mehr»
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„Tuidang, kuai tuidang – schnell raus aus der Partei“

Demonstration durch Berlin anlässlich des 16. Jahrestages des Mauerfalls und des Besuchs des chinesischen Staatspräsidenten Hu Jintao Mehr»