Victor Tkachuk on Democracy, Ukraine & the EU

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More and more western billionaires give the most part of their assets in favor of the society. In Ukraine, apart from cases of direct help for treatment, we have no real philanthropy. In charity we can trace an accurate binding to territories, or spheres of their concrete influence. Semi-criminal rules of doing business create the… » read more

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The statement of E.Brok, Chairman of the European Parliament Committee on Foreign Affairs, on undemocratic elections in Ukraine is the most sober foreign assessment of the situation in Ukraine since the beginning of the electoral campaign. The thing is not only in the second verdict for the former Minister of Internal Affairs Y.Lutsenko or a… » read more

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The Ukrainian opposition has declared it is going to sue the President of Ukraine V.Yanukovych for misappropriation of additional powers. Oppositional politicians have pointed out the start of collecting Ukrainian citizens’ signatures for the lawsuit against the President of Ukraine. In such a way oppositionists have begun an anti-presidential interactive political game with voters. It… » read more

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Already since the USSR times the BBC news agency was the guarantor of trustworthy information and almost a truth icon. But time runs “… and this passes off…”. An example of changes is a documentary film in the “Panorama” program concerning widespread racism and anti-Semitism in the countries-organizers of the Euro-2012. BBC has created accents… » read more

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Association of Y.Tymoshenko’s “Batkivshchyna” and A.Yatsenyuk’s “Front for change” parties on the eve of parliamentary elections hasn’t added popularity to them in the Ukrainian society. Before the tandem announcement, various sociological polls gave “Batkivshchyna” 18-21% of support of population, and “Front for change” – 8-11%. After making decision to run with the joint list, the… » read more

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After the cancellation of Yalta summit many experts have started to erroneously talk about possible rapprochement of Ukraine and Russia. Absence of results of Ukraine’s President participating in the informal summit of the CIS countries has confirmed this. However, the ignoring of this event could have even worse consequences. Irritated tone of statements of prime-minister… » read more

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