British journalist: Zelensky’s election could overthrow the Kremlin regime

The election of Volodymyr Zelenskyy as President of Ukraine not only destroys Russian propaganda myths about Ukraine, but could also lead to the overthrow of the Putin regime. Well-known British journalist Edward Lucas writes about this, as reported by Ukrinform, in his article for the British edition of Standpoint “Two Volodymyrs”. “Vladimir ...

House in Italy, apartment in the UK: Zelensky announced his declaration

The sworn president of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelenskyy declared 2018 million hryvnias ($ 9,7) for 367, his wife - 931 million hryvnias ($ 4,9) in 367. The income declaration is posted on the website of the National Agency for the Prevention of Corruption. The Zelensky family has ...

Falling dove, closed doors, passing out of a soldier: funny situations at the inaugurations of the presidents of Ukraine

On May 20, the inauguration of the sixth President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky took place. Earlier, the presidential oath was taken by Leonid Kravchuk, twice Leonid Kuchma, Viktor Yushchenko, Viktor Yanukovych and Petro Poroshenko. Every time there was some kind of embarrassment, and this time too. BBC News Ukraine recalls interesting curiosities ...

Selfies, fallen ID and kisses of supporters: how was the inauguration of Vladimir Zelensky

Volodymyr Zelenskyy took office as President of Ukraine. The inauguration ceremony took place in the Verkhovna Rada. In the second round of the presidential election, 73,22% of voters (13,5 million people) voted for Zelensky, 24,45% (4,5 million people) for his rival Petro Poroshenko, with the turnout ...

'I LIE - their life motto!': The newly elected Zelensky harshly criticized the Parliament of Ukraine

The newly elected President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky has accused the Verkhovna Rada of lying. “The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine is abbreviated as VRU. LIE is their life motto, ”he wrote on his Facebook page. In support of his accusations, he published a quote from the speaker of the parliament Andrei Parubiy: “We promise ...

The court found Zelensky guilty of illegal campaigning in elections

The court also ruled to collect a court fee from Zelensky in the amount of 344 UAH 40 kopecks (about $ 13). The Kyiv court has appointed the newly elected President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelenskyy a fine of UAH 850 (about $ 31,5) for showing him a completed ballot paper, UNIAN writes. "Link…

Zelenskiy's inauguration will be the 'highest representation' of the United States

The inauguration of the winner of the presidential elections in Ukraine, Volodymyr Zelenskyy, will be attended by a delegation of the "highest level of representation" from the United States. This was stated by the special representative of the US Department of State for Ukraine Kurt Volker, writes “Observer”. “A high-level delegation will arrive from the United States for the inauguration of the President of Ukraine in Kiev. We expect when ...

"Ukraine does not surrender": Zelensky set a condition for the Kremlin

At the next meeting in the "Normandy format" Moscow should demonstrate steps to de-escalate the conflict with Ukraine, Zelensky said. As “Observer” writes, the newly elected President Volodymyr Zelensky is ready to build relations with Russia only on condition of the de-occupation of Donbass and Crimea, the release of Ukrainian hostages and political prisoners ...

The Washington Post: What Western politicians should learn from Zelensky

Comedian Volodymyr Zelensky was elected President of Ukraine not only for his wit, but also for his flexibility, and this could be a lesson for Western politicians, writes Voice of America, citing The Washington Post. 1. Flexibility Zelenskiy was distinguished by his ability to boldly change political positions ...

Putin, with the help of Zelensky, wants to create a "common Ukrainian-Russian citizenship": what does it mean

Vladimir Putin commented on the words of the leader of the second round of presidential elections in Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky on the issuance of Ukrainian passports to Russians. “Did he really say so? Very good. <...> If they grant citizenship to Russians, and we in Russia grant citizenship to Ukrainians, then gradually we ...

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