: :inin Kyiv (EET)

Section: The New Zealand Herald (New Zealand)

    Ukraine president: Sanctions against Russia must remain
    Apr21

    Ukraine president: Sanctions against Russia must remain

    BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) ” Ukraine’s president says sanctions against Russia must stay in place as long as hostilities in eastern Ukraine still continue.President Petro Poroshenko said he and Romanian President Klaus Iohannis agreed… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Ukraine’s president bans Russian movies
    Apr21

    Ukraine’s president bans Russian movies

    MOSCOW (AP) ” Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has signed a bill banning all movies filmed in Russia after 2014, when Russia annexed the Crimean peninsula.The bill that Poroshenko signed late Wednesday also bans all movies produced… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Reformers to lead 2 key Ukrainian state companies
    Apr20

    Reformers to lead 2 key Ukrainian state companies

    MOSCOW (AP) ” The Ukrainian government has appointed two Western-educated executives to lead the country’s two key state-owned companies.Wojciech Balczun, former chief executive of Poland’s largest railway freight carrier, will… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    EU executive pushing for visa liberalization for Ukrainians
    Apr20

    EU executive pushing for visa liberalization for Ukrainians

    BRUSSELS (AP) ” The European Union’s executive wants to grant Ukraine citizens visa-free travel for up to 90 days in the 28-nation bloc, rewarding the east European nation for judicial and security reform.Ukraine has long sought… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Austrian president voices doubts over Russia sanctions
    Apr20

    Austrian president voices doubts over Russia sanctions

    PARIS (AP) ” Austria’s president says he believes the sanctions imposed on Russia after its annexation of Crimea could be relaxed next year if there is progress in peace talks between Moscow and Kiev.In comments to lawmakers at… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Pope recalls Chernobyl and ‘forgotten’ conflict in Ukraine
    Apr20

    Pope recalls Chernobyl and ‘forgotten’ conflict in Ukraine

    VATICAN CITY (AP) ” Pope Francis is calling attention to the suffering in Ukraine caused by what he terms the “forgotten” armed conflict between government forces and Russian-backed rebels.At his weekly audience Wednesday, Francis… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Pope recalls Chernobyl and ‘forgotten’ conflict in Ukraine
    Apr20

    Pope recalls Chernobyl and ‘forgotten’ conflict in Ukraine

    VATICAN CITY (AP) ” Pope Francis is calling attention to the suffering in Ukraine caused by what he terms the “forgotten” armed conflict between government forces and Russian-backed rebels.At his weekly audience Wednesday, Francis… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    30 years after blast, labor to clean Chernobyl’s traces
    Apr20

    30 years after blast, labor to clean Chernobyl’s traces

    CHERNOBYL NUCLEAR POWER STATION, Ukraine (AP) ” Thirty years after the world’s worst nuclear accident, the Chernobyl power plant is surrounded by both desolation and clangorous activity, the sense of a ruined past and a difficult… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Ukraine’s president says he has reached a deal with Russia to free a Ukrainian pilot
    Apr19

    Ukraine’s president says he has reached a deal with Russia to free a Ukrainian pilot

    MOSCOW (AP) ” Ukraine’s president says he has reached a deal with Russia to free a Ukrainian pilot. …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Journalist faces charges in Russia-occupied Crimea
    Apr19

    Journalist faces charges in Russia-occupied Crimea

    MOSCOW (AP) ” The prosecutor general for Russian-occupied Crimea says security services are pressing charges against a Crimean journalist for undermining Russia’s territorial integrity.Shortly after Russia annexed Crimea from Ukraine… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Pin It on Pinterest