Twins Alina and Emilija Wellbrock are multi-talented dancers, originally from Ukraine.

Photo: Svitlana Chychyrko at the rehearsal of the performance on women IDPs.


 Photo credit: UN Women/Eugenia Kuznetsova

Ukrainian prosecutors accuse Roman Nasirov, who was removed from his post on March 3, of defrauding the Ukrainian state of 2 billion hryvnias (about $77 million) to the benefit of fugitive Ukrainian lawmaker Oleksandr Onyshchenko. [Photo depicts Nasirov as he appeared in court, March 2017]


ANALYTICAL REPORT: by Oleg Ustenko, Julia Segura, Valentyn Povroznyuk and Edilberto L. Segura for the SigmaBleyzer multinational private equity firm and The Bleyzer Foundation (TBF), Kyiv, Ukraine

Published by the U.S.-Ukraine Business Council (USUBC), Washington, D.C., Friday, June 16, 2017



OSCE observers inspect a private building that was destroyed by shelling in Avdiyivka last month.


Analyst: “Since the two men [Poroshenko and Turchynov] are close political allies, we don’t see such comments as a rift, but rather the early stages of determining a revised approach to the Donbas war.


Sergey Kusyuk, [shown] the former commander of the Berkut unit that fought in Ukraine on Russia’s behalf, was identified as one of those who was used against the Navalny anti-corruption protesters in Moscow this week


Analyst: “At this stage, the new format seems likely to be more of a reconfiguration of sorts, rather than any significant change in strategy in fighting the war.”


More than 80 MPs are reported to have signed an appeal to President Poroshenko to stop construction on the left bank near the Patriarchal Cathedral of the UGCC.

Analyst: “We are sticking to our initial monetary base forecast for 8.6% YTD growth by the end of 2017.”


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