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2014-05-19 16:22:28

PARIS, May 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Transparency Report (http://www.transparencyreport.org) is concerned about the support which has been given from the outset of the Ukrainian crisis for Yulia Tymoshenko's candidacy in the Ukrainian presidential elections to be held on 25 May. The documents published on our website demonstrate her troubling track record on fraud and corruption. That some European leaders have given Tymoshenko their public or private backing suggests that they...

2014-04-01 20:21:28

KYIV, Ukraine, April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Sunday, the Central Electoral Committee of Ukraine registered Valeriy Konovalyuk as a candidate in the special presidential election coming up on 25 May 2014. The new candidate promulgated his program, according to which he intends to unite all political forces in Ukraine and expand the powers of local governments in the country's constituent regions. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140401/NY94737 Valeriy Konovalyuk said that...

2014-03-12 12:24:20

WASHINGTON, March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk will discuss the situation in his home country in a speech at the National Press Club at 8 p.m. today, after his meeting with President Barack Obama at the White House. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20080917/NPCLOGO Yatsenyuk became prime minister last month after the Ukrainian Parliament removed President Vicktor Yanukovych from power after a peoples' revolt. Yatsenyuk's first...

2014-01-16 08:25:34

WASHINGTON, January 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A U.S. Senate hearing on the situation in Ukraine noted the failure of the U.S. and European Union to respond to Russian threats levelled against Ukraine as well as the lack of leadership provided by the Obama administration in assisting the country towards signing the Association Agreement with the EU. The Senate Foreign Relations Committee debated for two hours the reasons why Ukraine did not sign the Association Agreement,...


Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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