Who voted for Zelenskiy after all? Most of Tymoshenko voters supported him in the 2nd round of elections.

We have no intention to draw psychological portraits or label people. What we offer is our own explanation, which is based on concrete data from election precincts.

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Babchenko: There are several groups that prepare terrorist attacks in Ukraine ordered by the Russian Federation

Russian journalist Arkady Babchenko summed up the story of how his murder was ordered and how the organizers of his murder had been neutralized. On the same day, another man was planned to be killed by the Kremlin.

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«Unfathomable His ways!» — brief history of Ukrainian Church (with infographics)

The Ukrainian Orthodox Church — Kyiv Patriarchate (UOC-KP) is very close to its recognition as an autocephalous church. This is to be done by special «Tomos» (or «decree» in secular terms) issued by the Ecumenical Patriarch of Constantinople, whose residence is in Istanbul. What exact text will be in Tomos is still unknown. But many observers tend to think that Constantinople will restore the «Metropolia» (Metropolitan Archdiocese) in Kyiv that had disappeared centuries ago after Hetmanshchina (the State of Cossack Hetmanate) had been annexed by Russian state. Here is a very brief history of Ukrainian Church.

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Champions League Final 2018 in Kyiv: the rise and fall of accommodation prices, in charts.

Tens of thousands of fans have visited Champions League Final 2018 in Kyiv. Due to very high demand, prices for some rented appartments and most hotels have risen to an sky-high levels.

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They do not understand: Ukrainian Hungarians and Romanians in the schools practically don’t study the state language

The governments of Hungary and Romania protested against the clauses of the new Ukrainian law on education which regulate the use of languages in teaching. We made a research of the proficiency of Hungarians, Romanians and Bulgarians in the obligatory independent knowledge assessment (IKA) on Ukrainian language. The Hungarians turned out to be the least integrated in the Ukrainian society — 42% of Hungarian children do not take this test at all. Romanians demonstrate quite poor testing results. Bulgarians, however, show proficiency comparable to the average country level.

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