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The official soviet tradition of celebrating Victory Day as one of the greatest ‘red’ dates on the calendar was firmly entrenched under Leonid Brezhnev. In 1965, the Presidium of the Verkhovna Rada issued a decree to announce 9 May a state holiday and a day-off for the first time after 1946. The grand celebration with military parades and patriotic elements was aimed at reviving and widely entrenching the myth of the Great Patriotic War and the great victory of the soviet nation.
21 May, 2012   ▪   Oleksandr Pahiria
Ukrayinsky Tyzhden will no longer take part in the MMI Ukraine and RMI Regions marketing research conducted by TNS Ukraine.
21 May, 2012   ▪   The Ukrainian Week
Despite the euro-zone crisis, euro membership gives Estonia more credibility and makes the country clearly visible among former republics of the USSR.
18 May, 2012   ▪   Erkki Bahovski
After bombs exploded in Dnipropetrovsk, the Ukrainian authorities acted chaotically, keeping citizens in an information vacuum and frightening them with armoured personnel carriers in the city centre. The experience of other countries that have been targeted by terrorists was not applied in any way
14 May, 2012   ▪   Yurіy Raykhel
In his concluding speech at the 5th Kyiv Security Forum, James Sherr, Senior Fellow at the Chatham House Russia and Eurasia Programme, talks about the essence of democracy in the EU, its prospects in the Arab world, Ukraine’s choice and good governance as the essential tool of democracy
8 May, 2012   ▪   James Sherr
It is a thousand times better for Ukraine to be regarded as the weakest link in the EU and NATO than the apple of the eye and the pride of Russia’s satellite world.
26 April, 2012   ▪   Leonіdas Donskіs
A Speech by U.S. Ambassador John F. Tefft to the Students of the National University of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy School of Law on April 19, 2012
24 April, 2012   ▪   John F. Tefft
It can be argued that Ukrainian-dubbed foreign films and series have done much more to Ukrainise young people than didactic and patriotic admonitions to love the beautiful Ukrainian language.
18 April, 2012   ▪   Larisa Masenko
Relations between men and women in Ukraine, their rights and social roles, are something you can keep away from as long as you are not involved in a personal conflict.
16 April, 2012   ▪   Yuriy Makarov
The victims of the “football-minded government” are not only coalminers in Donetsk but also children in Galicia
16 April, 2012   ▪   Vitaliy and Dmytro Kapranov
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