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    Ukraine’s first wheelchair model breaks taboos
    Feb28

    Ukraine’s first wheelchair model breaks taboos

    Becomes first model with a disability to take the lead in a high-profile event in the country …read more Source: Gulf...

    In Lithuania: Court jails Russian spies
    Feb28

    In Lithuania: Court jails Russian spies

    Identified only by his initials for legal reasons, the man pleaded guilty and was handed a five-year sentence. A Lithuanian court on Tuesday jailed a Russian citizen and one of its own nationals for spying for Moscow, in the latest case of espionage as tension simmers between Russia and the West.The Lithuanian, a former captain who served at the...

    No Obstacles to Kiev-Tehran Strategic Ties: Envoy
    Feb28

    No Obstacles to Kiev-Tehran Strategic Ties: Envoy

    TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Ukraine’s ambassador to Iran underlined his country’s willingness to enhance bilateral collaborations with the Islamic Republic, stressing that there are no barriers to establishment of bilateral strategic ties. …read more Source: Tasnim News...

    In pics: Ukraine’s first wheelchair model breaks taboos
    Feb28

    In pics: Ukraine’s first wheelchair model breaks taboos

    In a wheelchair since birth due to a spinal cord injury, she had struggled for years to make it as a model in the ex-Soviet state where disabled people all too often get left behind. …read more Source: Hindustan...

    Ukraine’s first wheelchair model breaks taboos
    Feb28

    Ukraine’s first wheelchair model breaks taboos

    When Alexandra Kutas headlined a recent fashion show in Kiev it was not just a personal dream come true but also a More… …read more Source: Emirates...

    Manafort’s Ukrainian ‘blood money’ caused qualms, hack suggests
    Feb28

    Manafort’s Ukrainian ‘blood money’ caused qualms, hack suggests

    Paul Manafort’s family expressed misgivings about the political consultant’s work for both Russia-aligned Ukrainian strongman Viktor Yanukovych and Donald Trump, according to text messages allegedly hacked from one of his daughters’ phones.The texts, posted on a darknet website run by a hacktivist collective, appear to show...

    Ukraine blockade tensions rise in rebel-held east
    Feb28

    Ukraine blockade tensions rise in rebel-held east

    Those behind the blockade are angry the government buys coal from areas held by pro-Russian rebels. …read more Source:...

    Freed from Putin’s Russia, a Ukrainian pilot puts Poroshenko and his party – ‘enemy No. 2’ – in her sights
    Feb28

    Freed from Putin’s Russia, a Ukrainian pilot puts Poroshenko and his party – ‘enemy No. 2’ – in her sights

    Nadiya Savchenko believes Ukraine needs ‘more or less a dictatorship’ to stand up to Russia and win – and if that means she should be the next president, she says she’s ready to take the job …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Lucas Perez: The latest victim of Arsenal number nine curse
    Feb28

    Lucas Perez: The latest victim of Arsenal number nine curse

    Credits Glyn Kirk/AFP/getty images Alt Text Perez Seven months after arriving in London and the Spaniard is ‘desperate’ to leave Reaction Tuesday, February 28, 2017 – 12:15pm See related …read more Source: The...

    Russia looks for positive signals in Trump’s speech to Congress
    Feb28

    Russia looks for positive signals in Trump’s speech to Congress

    Russia’s deputy foreign minister said on Tuesdays that relations with the United States were at their lowest ebb since the Cold War, but hoped they could improve under U.S. President Donald Trump. , Russia will analyze Trump’s debut address to Congress later on Tuesday for signs of any change in the U.S. stance, Sergei Ryabkov told...