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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Firms seized in rebel-held east Ukraine as blockade tension mounts
    Mar01

    Firms seized in rebel-held east Ukraine as blockade tension mounts

    KIEV/DONETSK, Ukraine (Reuters) – A leading telecoms firm and a humanitarian group owned by Ukraine’s richest man said on Wednesday they had been forced to stop operating in territory controlled by Russia-backed separatists as their offices had been seized by armed men. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine to Probe Defaced Bulgarian Monument
    Mar01

    Ukraine to Probe Defaced Bulgarian Monument

    Ukraine officials have blamed the vandalization of a monument to Bulgarian volunteer fighters in the Russo-Turkish war of the 1870s on provocateurs. …read more Source: Balkan...

    Polish and British foreign ministers on joint Ukraine trip
    Mar01

    Polish and British foreign ministers on joint Ukraine trip

    Polish Foreign Witold Waszczykowski and his British counterpart Boris Johnson visit the Ukrainian city of Kyiv on Wednesday. …read more Source: Polskie...

    Sweden Heads The Best Countries For Business For 2017 while Banagladesh 117th
    Mar01

    Sweden Heads The Best Countries For Business For 2017 while Banagladesh 117th

    Sweden Heads The Best Countries For Business For 2017 while Banagladesh 117th Kurt Badenhausen , FORBES STAFF I cover sports business with rare dip in education & local economies Donald Trump swept into office last month behind a groundswell of support from Americans captivated by his promises to “take America back” and “make America great...

    Ukraine Simplifies Legal Process For Gender Transition
    Mar01

    Ukraine Simplifies Legal Process For Gender Transition

    Ukraine’s Health Ministry has taken steps to reduce the legal obstacles faced by transgender people. Since the end of December 2016, it’s no longer necessary to petition a board of mental health professionals or spend a month in a psychiatric facility in order to legally change one’s gender. (Maryna Stupak, Current Time TV)...

    Maverick dancer Polunin seeks to be David Beckham of ballet
    Mar01

    Maverick dancer Polunin seeks to be David Beckham of ballet

    LONDON (AP) ” Sergei Polunin wants to shake up the ballet world by becoming the David Beckham of dance.The 27-year-old Ukrainian star, who has been in the headlines for rebellious tweets, tattoos and leaving the Royal Ballet, wants… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Tensions Rise In Ukraine As Separatists Seize Companies Over Blockade
    Mar01

    Tensions Rise In Ukraine As Separatists Seize Companies Over Blockade

    Tensions over a blockade hampering commerce between eastern territories held by Russia-backed separatists and the rest of Ukraine have mounted after the separatists announced they would seize control of enterprises on the land and the Ukrainian interior minister said Kyiv should end the blockade by force if necessary. …read more Source:...

    EU takes step closer to allowing Ukrainians visa-free entry
    Mar01

    EU takes step closer to allowing Ukrainians visa-free entry

    BRUSSELS (AP) ” The European Union has moved a step closer to granting visa-free entry to citizens of Ukraine.Negotiators from EU member countries and the European Parliament reached a deal late Tuesday to allow Ukrainians who have… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Maverick dancer Polunin seeks to be David Beckham of ballet
    Mar01

    Maverick dancer Polunin seeks to be David Beckham of ballet

    LONDON (AP) — Sergei Polunin wants to shake up the ballet world by becoming the David Beckham of dance.The 27-year-old Ukrainian star, who has… …read more Source:...

    Maverick dancer Polunin seeks to be David Beckham of ballet
    Mar01

    Maverick dancer Polunin seeks to be David Beckham of ballet

    The 27-year-old Ukrainian star, who has been in the headlines for rebellious tweets, tattoos and leaving the Royal Ballet, wants to challenge the dance world’s established system to provide more creative freedom for its artists. Citing Beckham’s role as a soccer ambassador, Polunin says he is on a mission to make ballet more popular...