Ukrainian news round-up – August 26, 2009


Ukrainians Disillusioned with ‘Orange Revolution’ Voice of America ● Kyiv Hosting Ukraine-EU Summit In December Kyiv Post ● Is Ukraine Fit for the EU? Wall Street Journal ● Ukraine MPs tackle central bank for Euro-2012 cash Reuters India ● PM met with representatives of World Congress of Ukrainians ForUm


Cornley signs deal to play in Ukraine Centre Daily Times ● Kiev mayor: Euro 2012 final in Ukraine is "matter of honour" Monsters and ● Ukraine – Yulia Tymoshenko: Ukraine will be conquering hearts and souls of people all around the world with its talents ISRIA ● Barca poised to sign Ukraine defender Chygrynskiy Reuters India ● Women’s Quadruple Sculls — Day Could Ukraine lose Euro 2012? GlobalPostTwo Universal Sports

Other Ukrainian news

Bright Strokes Show Unyielding Faith at Ukraine Art Exhibition NTDTV ● Eight dead in Ukraine mine blast: reports Washington Post ● Wife, bystander unable to help man who drowned after saving dog Chicago Tribune ● Ukraine honors Kiev rabbi Jewish Telegraphic Agency ● Ukraine: Jewish official arrested for embezzlement Ynetnews ● Ukrainian premier receives Bengal tigress as a gift on independence day BSANNA NEWS ● President Yushchenko congratulates Ukrainian Muslims on holy month of Ramadan NRCU – Ukrainian Radio

Russian Relations

Kiev to blame for worsening of Russia-Ukraine ties – Yanukovych RIA Novosti ● Ukraine leader hits back at Russia on anniversary Reuters ● Russia accuses Ukraine on Georgia BBC News ● Gas Row With Ukraine Hits Gazprom’s Net Wall Street Journal ● The left must face up to Stalin’s evil ● Russia’s Moves Raise Doubts About Obama’s ‘Reset’ TIME ● Democratic Ukraine, Autocratic Russia: Why? History News Network


 ANALYSIS-Geopolitics seen protecting Ukraine IMF deal Reuters ● Ukraine rapidly expanding economic relations with RI Jakarta Post ● Ukraine is Jordan’s fifth largest commercial partner Middle East North Africa Financial Network ● Italy to Help Ukraine on Gas Petroleum Intelligence Weekly