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News Ukraine » Zakarpattia: Hungary’s language row with Ukraine is about ‘sucking up to Russia’

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Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

There are around 150,000 ethnic Hungarians in Ukraine, the majority in the western border region of Zakarpattia Oblast. There are also sizeable Russian and Romanian communities. The new law was seen by some as an attempt to reduce Moscow’s influence in ...

News Ukraine » Zakarpattia: Ukrainian Foreign Ministry's office in Uzhgorod to resume its work

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Publication date: Wednesday 07 February 2018

Deputy Prime Minister for European and Euro-Atlantic Integration Ivanna Klympush-Tsintsadze, in turn, welcomed the decision by the Ukrainian government and noted that it gives a "positive signal" to citizens living in Zakarpattia region and for neighboring ...

News Ukraine » Zakarpattia: Foreign Ministry: Ukraine cannot fully satisfy Hungary's claims on language issue

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Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Ukrainian Deputy Foreign Minister for European Integration ... to hold consultations on February 14 with representatives of the Hungarian community of Zakarpattia regarding the implementation of the new education law. On February 14, at a government ...

News Ukraine » Zakarpattia: UNICEF facilitates a fast track delivery of measles vaccines at the request of the Ministry of Health of Ukraine [EN/UK]

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Publication date: uesday 06 February 2018

In January 2018, 3,554 cases of measles were registered in Ukraine, including 1,165 adults and 2,389 children. The majority of cases were registered in Ivano-Frankivsk (804), Odesa (640), Zakarpattia (549), Chernivtsi (444) and Lviv (242) regions.

News Ukraine » Zakarpattia: Jewish cemetery descrated in Svaliava

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Publication date: Wednesday 23 August 2017

In addition, Rabbi Wilhelm asked Jewish organizations in the Ukraine to pressure the government to investigate the incident and prevent further incidents. Svaliava is the administrative center of the Svaliava Raion district, and part of the Zakarpattia Oblast.

News Ukraine » Zakarpattia: Country for a Day

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Publication date: hursday 23 January 2014

Ukrainian border guards and their dog patrol the Ukraine-Romanian border in the Zakarpattia region, about 100 miles from the western city of Uzhgorod, on Feb. 7, 2013. Photo by Olexander Zobin/AFP/Getty Images As a sign of just how serious the turmoil in ...

News Ukraine » Zakarpattia: Activists Block Russian Trucks in Ukraine's Zakarpattia Region

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Publication date: Friday 12 February 2016

Ukrainian activists have begun to block heavy trucks with Russian number plates in Ukraine's western Zakarpattia region, the RBC news agency reported Friday. The activists — including participants of the fighting in the Donbass — have created a ...

News Ukraine » Zakarpattia: Kyiv, Zakarpattia regions should strengthen work on decentralization - Zubko

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Publication date: Wednesday 31 January 2018

(MENAFN - UkrinForm) Vice Prime Minister of Ukraine - Minister of Regional Development, Construction,Housing and UtilitiesHennadiy Zubko states that Kyiv and Zakarpattia regions should strengthen their work in the field of decentralization. He said this ...

News Ukraine » Zakarpattia: Ukraine: 11 best places to visit

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Publication date: onday 08 May 2017

(CNN) — It's one of the biggest countries in Europe, but even when it isn't hosting the annual song spectacle that is the Eurovision Song Contest, Ukraine struggles to ... little destination in the western Zakarpattia region has a compact old town ...

News Ukraine » Zakarpattia: Russian politician proposes new divisions of Ukraine

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Publication date: onday 24 March 2014

Zhirinovsky proposed Ukraine's Chernivtsi, Zakarpattia, Volyn, Lviv, Ternopil, Ivano-Frankivsk and Rovensky regions, together with Poland, Romania and Hungary hold referendums on whether the regions should break away from Ukraine. Romania might wish to ...