: :inin Kyiv (EET)

Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Parents arrested after passing out drunk in Ukraine
    Jul27

    Parents arrested after passing out drunk in Ukraine

    The children, including a baby girl less than a year old, were left to fend for themselves in the blazing sun. The woman, 35, and her husband, 28, passed out after sharing a large quantity of spirits. …read more Source: Daily...

    Beeline announced the launch of a large-scale project to modernize  wired infrastructure
    Jul27

    Beeline announced the launch of a large-scale project to modernize  wired infrastructure

    ArmInfo. Beeline announced plans for unprecedented modernization of wired infrastructure in Yerevan and regions. As the press service of the company told ArmInfo, a large-scale project will cover a significant part of the backbone and user infrastructure, and the amount of investments can reach tens of millions of dollars in the next two years....

    Russia Sanctions Bill Exposes Trump’s Legislative Tug Of War
    Jul27

    Russia Sanctions Bill Exposes Trump’s Legislative Tug Of War

    WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is likely to sign a tough new sanctions bill that includes proposed measures targeting Russia — a remarkable concession that the president has yet to sell his party on his hopes for forging a warmer relationship with Moscow. Trump’s vow to extend a hand of cooperation to Russian President Vladimir...

    Saakashvili Lashes Out At Poroshenko, Vows To Seek Return To Ukraine
    Jul27

    Saakashvili Lashes Out At Poroshenko, Vows To Seek Return To Ukraine

    Mikheil Saakashvili, the former Georgian president and Odesa region governor who has been stripped of his Ukrainian citizenship, lashed out at Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko in a video statement posted on Facebook on July 27. “I love Ukraine with all my heart and I will continue the fight here, in Ukraine, whatever the...

    Armenia will stimulate tourism through liberalization of visa regime.
    Jul27

    Armenia will stimulate tourism through liberalization of visa regime.

    ArmInfo.Armenia is going to liberalize the visa regime with countries that are promising in terms of increasing the tourist flow. According to the Prime Minister, in recent months, the number of tourists and air travel has grown dramatically in Armenia. At the same time, Karen Karapetyan noted, there is a need for additional complex activities in...

    Pentagon on Alert as Russia Preps for Huge Military Exercise
    Jul27

    Pentagon on Alert as Russia Preps for Huge Military Exercise

    Sandra Erwin Security, Europe Should NATO be worried? The investigation of Russia’s interference in the 2016 U.S. election is consuming the White House and gripping official Washington. The Pentagon, meanwhile, is turning its attention to Russia’s increasing military might. Defense and military experts from around the world will be...

    Trump transgender military ban at odds with allies like Canada
    Jul27

    Trump transgender military ban at odds with allies like Canada

    Canadian Army instructors discuss mechanized infantry defence tactics with their Ukrainian Armed Forces colleagues during Exercise RAPID TRIDENT in Starychi, Ukraine on June 30, 2016. (Joint Task Force Ukraine) OTTAWA – The Canadian Forces says it is pressing ahead with improvements to its transgender policy, even as U.S. President Donald Trump...

    Petro Poroshenko revokes Mikheil Saakashvili’s Ukrainian Citizenship
    Jul27

    Petro Poroshenko revokes Mikheil Saakashvili’s Ukrainian Citizenship

    Saakashvili says Poroshenko colluded with Ivanishvili, has acted out of fear of the political opposition. …read more Source:...

    Lawyer: Blogger Lapshin may be extradited to Israel
    Jul27

    Lawyer: Blogger Lapshin may be extradited to Israel

    Blogger Alexander Lapshin, a holder of a citizenship of Ukraine, Russia and Israel convicted in Baku last week, may be released before the expiry of his actual term of imprisonment. …read more Source:...

    Russia appoints new ambassador to UN
    Jul27

    Russia appoints new ambassador to UN

    MOSCOW: The Kremlin on Thursday announced the appointment of Vasily Nebenzya as Russia’s ambassador to the United Nations, replacing the previous long-serving envoy Vitaly Churkin who died in February. President Vladimir Putin signed a decree appointing Nebenzya, the Kremlin wrote on its website. Nebenzya will start in the new post as...