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Day of remembrance of defenders of Ukraine

Ukraine honors the memory of Ukrainian heroes who gave their lives for Ukraine. Since 2019, August 29 is the Day of Remembrance of defenders who...

Italy has returned ancient artifacts that were stolen in the 90s

226 ancient artifacts were returned to Italy from the United States, including works from the Etruscan civilization, Great Greece and the Roman Empire. This is...

Bones of an ancient whale were found in Peru

Scientists have found a new candidate for the title of the heaviest animal on planet Earth. The weight of the whale could be approximately...

The central positions in Ukraine’s electrical industry belonged to the German capital

In the 1870’s – 80’s Germany was the most important money market for the placement of Russian state funds and loans of Russian railway...

The plant of an Englishman, John Hughes, is the firstborn of Ukrainian metallurgy

English entrepreneurial capital was the first one judging by the time of activity in Ukraine and was associated with John James Hughes, the founder...

One hundredth anniversary of the conclusion Brest Peace Treaty

2018 is rich in historic anniversaries, among which we mention the one hundredth anniversary of the conclusion of the so-called Brest Peace Treaty that...

Without any loss of time, promote the emigration of capital…”

In 1897, the Russian Empire was visited by the President of the French Republic, Felix Faure. It is unknown whether he visited Ukrainian lands,...

Pavlo Skoropadsky — Hetman of the Ukrainian State

2017 witnessed the 100th anniversary since that moment when the stubborn and almost desperate struggle for the independent statehood broke out in Ukraine. 2018 will...

At the dawn of Ukrainian–Japanese relationship (1890–1900s)

2017 is the year of Japan in Ukraine. The Tokyo government became one of the first to recognize the independence of Ukraine in 1991. But...

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Large-scale charity evening of the international level – “Parade of Nations”...

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On November 7 the THIRD International Charity Evening Parade of Nations was held at the Fairmont Grand Hotel Kyiv. Among the countries of the 2019...