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2011-07-08 10:13:00

KYIV, Ukraine, July 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- As the result of the regular meeting of the Political Dialogue and Rule of Law, the Ukrainian-American Working Group reached an agreement to continue strategic partnership based on the principles of transparency and openness. The Deputy Assistant Secretary of State in the Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor at the United States Department of State Thomas O. Melia is making his official visit to Ukraine to participate in...

2011-02-04 07:00:00

KYIV, Ukraine, February 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Ukraine and the US have agreed upon conducting a series of military exercises in Ukraine, according to the Chief of the Armed Forces of Ukraine Colonel-General Hryhoriy Pedchenko. The exercises will feature "Sea Breeze", "Rapid Trident" as well as three other sets of drills. Ukraine has reached the agreement with the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of the United States Military, Admiral Michael G. Mullenin late January in Brussels. "We...

2011-02-03 06:51:00

KYIV, February 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Ukraine and the US have agreed on conducting military exercises in Ukraine, according to the Chief of the Armed Forces of Ukraine Colonel-General Hryhoriy Pedchenko. The exercises will feature "Sea Breeze", "Rapid Trident" as well as three other sets of drills. Ukraine has reached the agreement with the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff in late January in Brussels. "We have agreed on the road map for conducting the multinational exercises...

2008-10-08 09:00:07

Text of report by private Ukrainian news agency UNIAN Ohrid (Macedonia), 8 October: Ukraine is becoming increasingly more needed by NATO, Ukrainian Defence Minister Yuriy Yekhanurov has said today after a meeting with US Secretary of Defence Robert Gates. The meeting took place as part of a meeting of the council of the defence ministers of southeast European countries in the Macedonian city of Ohrid. Speaking of US support for the Euro-Atlantic aspirations of Ukraine, Yekhanurov...

2008-09-22 12:00:26

Text of report by Russian Zvezda TV, Defence Ministry controlled, promotes patriotic values, on 22 September [Presenter] Russia and Belarus have started the Stability-2008 joint exercise. At training ranges from the Baltic Sea to the Pacific Ocean, military headquarters of joint forces will practise joint efforts in the elimination [of consequences] of terrorist acts, natural and technogenic disasters. Therefore, in addition to the military, Emergencies Ministry and Interior Ministry forces...


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  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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