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Zelensky leads polls in Ukraine's presidential race

Zelensky leads polls in Ukraine's presidential race

If the presidential election in Ukraine were held in mid-February, comedian Volodymyr Zelensky and incumbent President Petro Poroshenko would go to the run-off, with Batkivshchyna Party leader Yulia Tymoshenko staying in third place, according to a survey conducted by Kyiv International Institute of Sociology (KIIS).

SBU suspects seven Russian servicemen of attack on Ukrainian sailors

SBU suspects seven Russian servicemen of attack on Ukrainian sailors

The directorate of the Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) in Odesa region has approved notices of suspicion for seven Russian servicemen due to their attack on Ukrainian sailors in the Kerch Strait, Prosecutor General's Office (PGO) spokesperson Andriy Lysenko has reported on his Facebook page.

Russia trying to hide facts of military aggression in social media - NYT

Russia trying to hide facts of military aggression in social media - NYT

Russia's State Duma has voted to prohibit the country's troops from using smartphones or recording devices, or posting anything online about their military service, after journalists used soldiers' digital traces to reveal actions the Kremlin wanted to keep secret, according to U.S. newspaper The New York Times.

22.02.2019

Most Ukrainians think Donbas, Crimea should be returned peacefully

Most Ukrainians think Donbas, Crimea should be returned peacefully

Over 60% of Ukrainians believe that the return of temporarily occupied territories by political and diplomatic means would be an optimal strategy for resolving the situation in eastern Ukraine, according to a survey conducted by the Socis Center for Social and Marketing Research.

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