Ukrayinska Pravda Ukrayinska Pravda Russia Threatens Retaliation for Ukraine’s Drill near Crimea. Text of the Diplomatic Cable News (Ukrayinska Pravda) Wed, 30 Nov 2016 21:47:28 +0200 Ukrayinska Pravda had obtained a document confirming threats of the Russian Ministry of Defence to launch an air attack on Ukraine, after Ukraine had announced its plans to conduct a military exercise near Crimea SSCIP Not Verifying State-Run Company Involved into ‘Falsifying Riaboshapka Declaration’ News (Ukrayinska Pravda) Wed, 31 Aug 2016 21:24:58 +0300 The State Service of Special Communications and Information Protection of Ukraine (SSCIP) does not consider it necessary to conduct verification of the state-run company Ukrainian Special Systems (USS), although it was allegedly involved into falsification of Ruslan Riaboshapka declaration. NAZK Starts Full-Scale Operation of E-Declaration News (Ukrayinska Pravda) Wed, 31 Aug 2016 20:27:30 +0300 On August 31, the National Agency for the Prevention of Corruption (NAZK) has decided to officially launch the e-declaration system. Special Communication Service: E-Declaration System Ready for Launch News (Ukrayinska Pravda) Wed, 31 Aug 2016 16:49:27 +0300 The State Service of Special Communications and Information Protection of Ukraine (SSCIP) certified the information protection system to launch the e-declaration. Avakov Calling SBU to Go At Inter TV Channel News (Ukrayinska Pravda) Wed, 31 Aug 2016 13:07:21 +0300 Interior Minister Arsen Avakov requested the National TV and Radio Broadcasting Council and the Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) to address the position of Inter TV Channel Kravchuk Calls for Direct Talks between Putin and Poroshenko News (Ukrayinska Pravda) Wed, 31 Aug 2016 08:36:57 +0300 Minsk agreements signed in February 2015 is a dead-end road unless Russia doesn’t observe them. Bilateral negotiations on Donbas between Ukraine and Russia should be initiated instead. Defense Intelligence: Militants Are Training for Marine Operations News (Ukrayinska Pravda) Wed, 31 Aug 2016 06:42:46 +0300 Militants in Donbas are practicing marine landing operations in Mariupol direction, according to Vadym Skybytskyi, a representative of Ukrainian Defense Intelligence, Radio Svoboda reports. Prozorro CEO Resigns News (Ukrayinska Pravda) Tue, 30 Aug 2016 16:49:34 +0300 The CEO of state-run company Prozorro Oleksandr Nakhod resigned. Government Amends Privatization List News (Ukrayinska Pravda) Tue, 30 Aug 2016 11:58:03 +0300 The Government is about to change the list of state-run companies offered for privatization in 2016-2017. GPU Finalizes Investigation against Lavrynovych & Co News (Ukrayinska Pravda) Tue, 30 Aug 2016 11:51:01 +0300 The Prosecutor General’s Office (GPU) finalized criminal investigation against Yanukovych-era Justice Minister Oleksandr Lavrynovych, his Deputy and chief accountant of the Ministry. Court Released a Suspect in ‘Berkut’ Officers Escape Case on His Own Recognizance News (Ukrayinska Pravda) Tue, 30 Aug 2016 11:00:17 +0300 The court released Oleksandr Kovalyov, Head of the ‘Nikhto Krim Nas’ [En: Nobody But Us], an NGO for Soviet veterans of the war in Afghanistan, on his own recognizance before the main trial in his case. Prosecutor’s Office Finishes Investigation of ‘Ilovaisk Tragedy’ News (Ukrayinska Pravda) Tue, 30 Aug 2016 06:14:48 +0300 Investigation of ‘Ilovaisk tragedy’ that lasted almost a year has been completed, First Deputy of the Prosecutor General Dmytro Storozhuk said during the meeting with the families of fighters who died in Ilovaisk. Russian ‘Jailed for Fighting With Azov’ News (Ukrayinska Pravda) Tue, 30 Aug 2016 05:04:37 +0300 Russian authorities reported sentencing a Russian citizen to jail time for ‘being a mercenary’ for his fighting in ‘Azov’ volunteer battalion in Ukrainian Donbas, Radio Svoboda reports. NABU Puts MP Onyshchenko’s Mother on Wanted List News (Ukrayinska Pravda) Mon, 29 Aug 2016 16:54:45 +0300 National Anti-Corruption Bureau put the mother of MP Oleksandr Onyshchenko on a wanted list, according to the ‘Persons Wanted’ page on NABU website. The MP has escaped to London several weeks ago. Property and Accounts of Ex-Minister Klymenko ‘Frozen’ News (Ukrayinska Pravda) Mon, 29 Aug 2016 16:13:11 +0300 Property and accounts of ex-Minister for Revenue and Duties Oleksandr Klymenko who is believed to be one of the main associates of Yanukovych have been frozen. Poroshenko Appointed Rainin the Chief of His Administration News (Ukrayinska Pravda) Mon, 29 Aug 2016 14:41:43 +0300 President Petro Poroshenko announced the resignation of Boris Lozhkin and appointment of Ihor Rainin the Chief of the Presidential Administration. NABU Investigates ‘₴300 Million Embezzlement by National Security Authorities’ News (Ukrayinska Pravda) Mon, 29 Aug 2016 12:08:02 +0300 The National Anti-Corruption Bureau (NABU) started investigating the alleged embezzlement of ₴300 million during the procurement of radio stations for national security authorities. Government Launches E-Petitions News (Ukrayinska Pravda) Mon, 29 Aug 2016 09:26:15 +0300 The citizens will be able to submit and sign e-petitions to the Cabinet of Ministers starting from August 29. Human Rights Defenders: 13 Persons Released from SBU ‘Secret Prison’ News (Ukrayinska Pravda) Mon, 29 Aug 2016 05:22:17 +0300 A total of 13 persons have been released from a ‘secret prison’ of the State Security Service. Locals Demand Roma Evictions after Child Murder News (Ukrayinska Pravda) Sun, 28 Aug 2016 14:33:38 +0300 The murder of an eight-year-old girl has provoked civil unrest in Loshchynivka village in Odesa Oblast. Police arrested a suspect, a Roma male, and locals are now demanding to evict all Roma from the village.