KIEV, Ukraine - (AP) The presidents of Ukraine and Russia agreed on Wednesday to extend the stay of Russia's Black Sea Fleet in the Ukrainian port of Sevastopol after the existing lease expires in 2017, news agencies reported.
The move is among the strongest concrete signs since President Viktor...
KIEV, Ukraine - (AP) Russian President Dmitry Medvedev visited Ukraine on Monday, where he oversaw the signing of several cooperation deals with the new Moscow-friendly leadership.
Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych has advocated stronger ties with Russia, reversing his predecessor's attempts...
Rapid political changes in
Ukraine after the presidential campaign of January 2010 resulted in the
adoption of a number of laws and regulations, which might significantly impact
the business environment in Ukraine. These recent legislative developments can
directly or indirectly affect foreign investments...
Ukraine (AP) - Jailed former premier Yulia Tymoshenko will be allowed to leave
prison to be treated for a back condition at a Ukrainian hospital, prosecutors
said Monday as the government appeared to bow to Western pressure. The 51-year-old
opposition leader is serving a seven-year sentence...
Ukraine (AP) - Yulia Tymoshenko, the braided darling of Ukraine's Orange
Revolution who went on to be prime minister, is wasting away in prison weakened
from a hunger strike, bruised from prison beatings and afraid she will be Full
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The introduction of narrower
timeframes, online notification of potential creditors, electronic bidding,
creditor substitution and a roughly sketched mechanism of cooperation in cross-border
bankruptcy proceedings in Ukraine's new Bankruptcy Act is designed to be...
The Legality of the Use of Force under the UN Charter
In the devastating aftermath of World War II, the international community came together to prohibit the use of force in international relations. The Charter of the United Nations ( Charter or CUN ) became the formal codification...