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Israel President Rivlin sends greetings to Kyiv Jewish Forum

Israeli President Reuven (Ruvi) Rivlin sent a special congratulatory message to the Kyiv Jewish Forum on the occasion of their conference.

Boris Lozhkin, president of the Jewish Confederation of Ukraine, speaking at 2019 Kyiv Jewish Forum

Kyiv Jewish Forum airs tomorrow

Participants in the conference will engage in a wide variety of fascinating panel discussions.

Ukraine’s president thinks Jews should invest in his country

To many, the fact that Zelensky could win an election while openly identifying as a Jew is a powerful sign that Ukraine has moved beyond the violence that characterized its history with Jews.

By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ/JTA
27/08/2020

Ukraine leader cancels plans after wife tests positive for coronavirus

Ukraine has reported 29,753 coronavirus cases, including 870 deaths.

By REUTERS
12/06/2020
PM Benjamin Netanyahu meets with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy, Jan. 24, 2020

Netanyahu, Rivlin meet with Ukrainian President Zelenskyy

The Ukrainian president presented Netanyahu with a letter containing three stories from the Holocaust in Ukraine.

24/01/2020
Boris Lozhkin.

A Jewish businessman in Ukraine

‘Ukraine and Israel are very close, both historically and in terms of mentality’

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu meets with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky

Ukraine pulls out of ‘anti-Israeli’ UN committee on Palestinians

The Foreign Ministry tweeted congratulations to Ukraine for quitting the “anachronistic anti-Israeli” committee.

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, French President Emmanuel

Russia and Ukraine agree to prisoner exchange after Putin, Zelensky meet

Russia's Vladimir Putin and Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky, in their first face-to-face meeting, took part in nine hours of talks in Paris.

By REUTERS
10/12/2019

The Jewish players in Trump's impeachment saga

In the hearings Wednesday, and in their aftermath, there were some new and familiar Jewish wrinkles. Here are a few:

By RON KAMPEAS/JTA
16/11/2019

How Ukraine’s bloody 2014 revolution affected Jews

Ukraine’s parliament voted to oust President Viktor Yanyukovych, and voters elected Petro Poroshenko — who was replaced earlier this year by Zolodymyr Zelensky, the country’s first Jewish president.

By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ/JTA
12/11/2019
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