: :inin Kyiv (EET)

Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Families of missing MH370 passengers sue airline as deadline nears
    Mar04

    Families of missing MH370 passengers sue airline as deadline nears

    The families of 12 passengers aboard missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 filed suits against the airline on Friday before a two-year deadline for legal action expires. MH370 disappeared en route to Beijing on March 8, 2014, with 239 passengers and crew on board. Multiple suits have been filed in the United States, Australian, Chinese and...

    Russia is concerned by North Korea’s readiness to use nuclear weapons
    Mar04

    Russia is concerned by North Korea’s readiness to use nuclear weapons

    KCNA/ReutersMOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia is seriously worried by North Korea’s declared readiness to use its nuclear weapons, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Friday. “This raises pretty serious concerns,” Peskov told a teleconference with journalists. “We hope that all countries in the region will maintain...

    MH 370: Families of 12 passengers on Flight 370 file lawsuits
    Mar04

    MH 370: Families of 12 passengers on Flight 370 file lawsuits

    In this Tuesday, April 8, 2014, photo, a relative of passengers onboard the Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 that vanished exactly one month ago, waits for a briefing to start at a conference room of a hotel in Beijing. As the two-year anniversary of the disappearance of Flight 370 approaches, the situation would seem decidedly grim. The underwater...

    Brussels chief Juncker again warns Dutch about referendum ‘no’ vote
    Mar04

    Brussels chief Juncker again warns Dutch about referendum ‘no’ vote

    If the Netherlands rejects the EU treaty with Ukraine at next month’s referendum it will have disastrous consequences for Europe… …read more Source:...

    Lavrov says ‘no consensus’ over polls in rebel east Ukraine (AFP)
    Mar04

    Lavrov says ‘no consensus’ over polls in rebel east Ukraine (AFP)

    Moscow (AFP) – Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has said that “no consensus” has been reached over the timing of polls in rebel-held east Ukraine, after France and Germany pushed for elections to be held by the end of July. …read more Source: The West...

    «Normandy quartet» stuck on road to elections in Donbas
    Mar04

    «Normandy quartet» stuck on road to elections in Donbas

    Ukrainian, Russian, French and German foreign ministers met on March 3 in Paris, to give impetus to fulfilling the conditions of Minsk ceasefire deal, but the Ukrainian side insists it will not pave way to elections in the part of country seized by pro-Kremlin separatists, while the ceasefire is being violated. …read more Source: Baltic...

    U.S. Arrests 23-Year-Old Ukrainian Who Posed As High School Teen
    Mar04

    U.S. Arrests 23-Year-Old Ukrainian Who Posed As High School Teen

    A 23-year-old Ukrainian is being held in custody in the United States after pretending for four years that he was a high school teenager. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukrainian Pilot on Trial Pledges to Keep up Hunger Strike
    Mar04

    Ukrainian Pilot on Trial Pledges to Keep up Hunger Strike

    A Ukrainian pilot on trial in Russia says she will remain on hunger strike until she is extradited back home. Nadezhda Savchenko was fighting with a Ukrainian volunteer battalion against Russia-backed rebels in eastern Ukraine when she was captured in June 2014. Russia claims she was acting as a spotter who called in coordinates for a mortar...

    400th anniversary of Armenian book printing in Ukraine to be celebrated with multiple events
    Mar04

    400th anniversary of Armenian book printing in Ukraine to be celebrated with multiple events

    “The Psalms of David” is the first Armenian book printed in Ukraine in December 15, 1611 in Lviv. Lviv became the 4th center of Armenian book printing after Venice, Istanbul and Rome. …read more Source:...

    Whiz kid was really 23-year-old Ukrainian, officials say
    Mar04

    Whiz kid was really 23-year-old Ukrainian, officials say

    Honor student Asher Potts was well into his senior year in high school when police got a tip that the earnest teenager who had so impressed community leaders for nearly four years was not the person he claimed to be. The post Whiz kid was really 23-year-old Ukrainian, officials say appeared first on Inquirer News. …read more Source: The...