The results 27.07: Procession of the UOC, “boorish” sanctions

Итоги 27.07: Крестный ход УПЦ, "хамские" санкции

The procession of the UOC-MP presents the main events of yesterday.

Putin called the new US sanctions cynicism and rudeness

Russian leader Vladimir Putin has called the sanctions of the U.S. Congress against Russia “a special cynicism and rudeness”. According to him, the bill can be regarded as an attempt to use geopolitical advantages of the United States.

Putin also stressed that Moscow has no final opinion on the document of the United States, however, sooner or later Russia will have to retaliate.

The U.S. Senate approved new sanctions against Russia

U.S. senators passed the law on sanctions against Russia, Iran and North Korea. Now the law will be sent for signature to President Donald Trump, who has the right to veto it.

Poroshenko showed a new unmanned BTR

President Petro Poroshenko has congratulated Ukrainian military with a successful unmanned test of the new APC Phantom 2 and added that the Ukrainian army is getting stronger every day.


The national Council has defined the channels for broadcasting in Crimea

The national Council on television and radio broadcasting determined channels for broadcasting in occupied Crimea from Chongar Kherson region. The winners were national public broadcasting company (UA:CREAM), black sea broadcasting company, an international commercial broadcaster (ICTV), the NBM TV and radio company and TV channel Tonis.

Finland called on Putin to release Ukrainian hostages

The President of Finland Sauli Niinistö during a meeting with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin and asked him to release Ukrainian hostages and discussed the situation in Ukraine, which is not improving.

The U.S. representative in Ukraine, said the possibility of settlement in the Donbass out of the Normandy format

Special representative of US state Department on Ukraine Kurt Volker told about the “window of opportunity” that will allow you to resolve the conflict in the Donbas out of the Normandy format. In his opinion, political change in the United States and France, as well as the Russian presidential election, create opportunities to resolve the conflict in Ukraine.

The AP explained why not promulgate the decree on citizenship Saakashvili

The press service of the presidential Administration said that the termination of citizenship of Ukraine, ex-head of the Odessa regional state administration Mikhail Saakashvili is due to submitted false information when making the citizenship. Based on this, the head of state signed the corresponding decree, which, under the law on protection of personal data, not for publication because it contains confidential information.

Note that Saakashvili’s party the Movement of new forces gathered on the Maidan in Kiev, the Veche, in order to discuss the deprivation of Ukrainian citizenship policy. According to the media gathered more than hundred people.

Also hundreds of people came to the presidential Administration to demand a decree on the termination of citizenship of Georgia. The protesters tried to “storm” the fence, but break through they failed and there was a scuffle with police officers.


In Kiev took place the Procession on the Day of Baptism of Rus

Managing the Affairs of the UOC-MP Metropolitan Anthony said that about 100 thousand worshippers attended the Church service and the procession on the Day of the Baptism of Rus.

According to police, the marchers began fifteen thousand believers. This year the event was held with enhanced security measures: the order has been more than three thousand law enforcement officers, the traffic on the Khreshchatyk is blocked and has established a framework detectors.

Religious procession in Kiev 2017: online

According to the press service of the UOC-MP, the streets of the capital have carried the relics of Prince Vladimir of Kiev and 11 rare icons from all over Ukraine, which will be available in the refectory Church of Kiev-Pechersk Lavra.


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