Nobody expressed any interest to the meetings of the Ukrainian Head of the village council with the members of the British Royal Household. That`s another example of the consequent effect of the so-called “privatization.” The oligarches blocked the information space in the same way as they blocked the country’s industrial development having privatized the main metallurgical and mining enterprises. This way they managed to claim the status of Ukraine to be a raw material country. Unfortunately, even today, 86% of […]
Broadcast on BBC World TV and BBC News Channel March 2019 As Ukraine gears up for its presidential election at the end of the month, our Kiev correspondent Jonah Fisher meets some of the more colourful candidates and tracks down an oligarch who many claim is pulling the strings from afar.
The deputies of the local council took a decision to give a new name to the village central square. That action is supposed to be a sign of respect and gratitude for the decisive unwillingness to recognize the annexation of the Ukrainian territories by Russia. The official ceremony of unveiling the memorial sign of this event is planned for the first half of this year. The Head of the village council Maxim Golosnoy states that despite the claims for decentralization […]
Astrid Lulling, is one of the founders of the EU parliament and the EU, a politician from Luxwmburgh, a former EU parliament member from the Christian Social People’s party, the part of the European People’s party. The EU Parliament even named a lounge for taking important decisions after her. I was invited for a session of communication with this remarkable person in Brussels. After being asked about corruption and the process of reforms in Ukraine, about the situation in Crimea […]
The second meeting yesterday was with the direct descendant from Oliver Cromwell, a professional English diplomat – Matthew (Matt) Evans. Matthew was a Vice President of the BAE Systems Company. The military advisor to governments on conflict resolution is working in serious military companies at the present time. BAE Systems is a UK defense company. The company is engaged in the arming, information security, aerospace developments. The cooperation with foreign customers, in particular with North America, is conducted through a […]
Yesterday, the first interesting and extremely important meetings took place. Just at the airport I met a legendary person – Michael Semple. He is a Special Representative of the UK Foreign Office for the Pacific Settlement in Afghanistan, a Professor of the Harvard University, of the Carr Center for Human Rights (Harvard Kennedy School), of the Kennedy School of Government. Also, he is a Special Representative of the European Union and the US State Department. Michael is an author of […]