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Poland opens new consular departments in Ukraine

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News / 13 October 2008 | 17:40

Poland opens new consular departments in Ukraine

Poland is increasing the presence of its diplomatic institution in Ukraine. New consular departments are to be opened in Ivanp-Franskivsk, Vinnitsa and Sevastopol.

The consulate of Poland in Ivano-Frankivsk is the third one in the Western Ukraine. A Polish delegation has already visited the city to find a place for the department.

There are five consulates of Poland in Ukraine: in Kyiv, Lutsk, Lviv, Kharkiv and Odessa.

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Russian BSF strengthens security of lighthouses

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News / 13 October 2008 | 16:50

Russian BSF strengthens security of lighthouses

Black Sea Fleet of the Russian Federation has strengthened the security of navigation and hydrographic units in Crimea.

The head of the lighthouse “Sarych” Yuri Leshchenko informed.

The division of Marine Corps of RF BSF, deployed on the territory of the lighthouse, started on October 6 to equip trenches and ground fortifications. The works are being held on the ground of the decree of the Commander-in-Chief of the Russian Fleet.

According to Leshchenko, similar actions are being taken in all RF units of navigation and hydrography in Crimea.

A number of Ukrainian politicians declared about possible provocations regarding the RF BSF units.

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City Council of Uzhgorod called Yushchenko “an irresponsible adventurer”

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News / 13 October 2008 | 15:29

City Council of Uzhgorod called Yushchenko “an irresponsible adventurer”

Members of the City Council of Uzhgorod approved resolution, according to which all responsibility for “unpredictable and catastrophic” processes in the country caused by dissolution of the parliament is laid upon the President of Ukraine Victor Yushchenko personally.The Decree on dissolution of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine is called in this resolution “an irresponsible, adventurist, aimed to satisfy personnal political ambitions of certain politicians.” It is mentioned as well that this action of the President “will affect negatively weak economy of Ukraine,” correspondent of ZAXID.NET in Uzhgorod informs.

“Involving of the country into the next early electioneering racing will cause total destruction of economy, financial and banking system and hit a terrific stroke to the budget of every Ukrainian fa,ily,” the resolution states.

Members of the City Council accused “bankrupt political surrounding” of Victor Yushchenko of putting “own political interests above fortune of the Ukrainian people and of state of Ukraine.”

 

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They don’t kill the Ukrainians in the Crimea

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News / 13 October 2008 | 14:30

They don’t kill the Ukrainians in the Crimea

Administration of the Ministry of Home Affairs of Ukraine in the Crimean Autonomy Republic disproves statement of the leader of “Bratstvo” (Brotherhood) party Dmytro Korchynskyi about national murders of Ukrainians in the Crimea, according to the department of public relations of the Minisrty of home Affairs in the Crimea.

“According to our statistics, there were none murder in the Crimean Republic this year connected with national antagonism towards the Ukrainians as well as other nations,” the Crimean police stated. “Information of Korchynskyi about carving on the chest of victims words “Death to Ukraine” is figment of his ill imagination.”

Administration of the Ministry of Home Affairs assessed this information as a provocation. Besides, power of the Crimea addressed to the Security Service of Ukraine and to the Prosecutor General Office with request to give legal treatment to the statements of D.Korchynskyi.

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Yanukovych: this is a catastrophe

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News / 13 October 2008 | 13:40

this is a catastrophe

Yanukovych: this is a catastrophe

The snap parliamentary poll must take place in Ukraine as soon as possible, Party of Regions leader Victor Yanukovych believes.

According to the Party of Regions’ press-service, Victor Yanukovych stressed that the party did not support the idea of carrying out a snap poll.

According to him, the political fighting at the highest levels of power “has amounted to a level that may provoke a serious conflict involving all citizens of our country”. He believes that the “top is busy now only with struggle for power chairs”.

Victor Yanukovych noted: “The chaos is ruling, and state mechanisms that should have provided stability in the society do no work”. According to him, this results in the growth of prices and worsening the people’s living level. “Force structures are already involved in the conflict”, he said. “This is a catastrophe”, Victor Yanukovych believes.

According to the Party of Regions leader, the only way to solve the crisis is to “turn to the nation”. He added that “people must come to ballot boxes and, in such a way, stop the current bacchanalia”. The Party of Regions leader stressed that, if it does not happen, the safety factor of the state power system will not be enough.

According to Victor Yanukovych, considering the current situation, “the election should take place”.

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Central bank may forbid commercial banks to give out deposits

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News / 13 October 2008 | 13:00

Central bank may forbid commercial banks to give out deposits

Today the Ukraine’s central bank board will hold a session to consider whether to forbid commercial banks to give out deposits ahead of schedule.

“Today the board will work out the last positions on this issue”, the press-service said. So far the central bank has not issued any official instruction to the banks.

At the same time, some mass media have already disseminated information that the central bank forbids banks to give out deposits and increase credits since October 13.

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Yushchenko to hold a NSDC session

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News / 13 October 2008 | 12:00

Yushchenko to hold a NSDC session

Monday, October 13, the President Viktor Yushchenko is holding a special session of the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine.

The agenda of the session includes the consideration of the necessity to strengthen the financial and budget discipline and to minimize the influence of the world crisis on the economy of Ukraine.

As a reminder, Yulia Tymoshenko refuses to support the idea of holding early elections in Ukraine due to the negative influence of the world economic crisis.

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“Freedom” restricted the time and route of “UPA march” in Odessa

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News / 13 October 2008 | 11:30

“Freedom” restricted the time and route of “UPA march” in Odessa

Odessa activists of the all-Ukrainian union “Freedom” intend to celebrate the 66th anniversary of the formation of the Ukrainian rebel army (UPA) on October 14, but keep the time and place of the ceremony a secret.

At the same time, Odessa communist are ready to repulse the supporters of OUN-UPA and to prevent the march of nationalists along the city streets.

According to a CPU representative, a column of UPA followers tried to attack the office of the party last year.

“We were not ready to such turn-up, but now we will meet nationalists fully armed,” a CPU member said.

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