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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    UEFA charges Russia over Euro 2016 violence
    Jun12

    UEFA charges Russia over Euro 2016 violence

    PARIS: UEFA on Sunday charged Russia over “totally unacceptable” fan clashes at a European Championship match with England but it also said there had been faults in security. With the tournament facing new high risk games, French authorities said three people remained in serious condition in hospital in Marseille after clashes before and during...

    Ukraine holds its first peaceful gay pride rally in Kyiv amid tight security
    Jun12

    Ukraine holds its first peaceful gay pride rally in Kyiv amid tight security

    Last year, a gay pride march in Kyiv was called off after right-wing activists pelted the marchers with smoke grenades. …read more Source: Toronto...

    Uefa opens disciplinary case against Russia
    Jun12

    Uefa opens disciplinary case against Russia

    Sports Desk: Russia is facing Uefa sanctions after disciplinary proceedings were opened against its national federation for crowd disturbances and racist behaviour by its fans during the Euro 2016 game against England in Marseille on Saturday. The English Football Association, whose fans fled the stadium in Marseille after being attacked by a...

    Hundreds attend tightly-policed gay pride march in central Kiev
    Jun12

    Hundreds attend tightly-policed gay pride march in central Kiev

    KIEV – More than 700 gay rights activists held a peaceful march through central Kiev on Sunday amid an unprecedented security operation in the ex-Soviet country where homophobia remains widespread. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    Hundreds attend tightly-policed gay pride march in central Kiev
    Jun12

    Hundreds attend tightly-policed gay pride march in central Kiev

    KIEV: More than 700 gay-rights activists held a peaceful march through central Kiev on Sunday amid an unprecedented security operation in the ex-Soviet country where homophobia remains widespread. Sunday’s march was the third such gay pride rally in Ukraine but the first ever to be held in the center of the capital Kiev. Several thousand...

    FIFA Criticizes ‘Idiotic Troublemakers’ for Disruptions in France
    Jun12

    FIFA Criticizes ‘Idiotic Troublemakers’ for Disruptions in France

    PARIS (AP) — The Latest from soccer’s European Championship (all times local): ___ 2:25 p.m. FIFA has criticized “idiotic troublemakers” for causing “shameful scenes” of violence in Marseille in recent days. FIFA issued a statement Sunday soon after UEFA opened a disciplinary case against the Russian soccer federation for disorder and...

    PICHA 10: MASHABIKI WA UJERUMANI HUWAAMBII KITU KUELEKEA MECHI DHIDI YA UKRAINE
    Jun12

    PICHA 10: MASHABIKI WA UJERUMANI HUWAAMBII KITU KUELEKEA MECHI DHIDI YA UKRAINE

    Mashabiki wa timu ya taifa ya Ujerumani wameujaza mji Lille wakisubiri kushuhudia pambano kati ya timu yao ya Ujerumani dhidi ya Ukraine mchezo utakaosukumwa kwenye uwanja wa Stade Pierre Mauroy. Tayari nipo hapa kwenye mitaa ya jiji la Lille saizi nikiwa nazunguka hapa na pale nikisubiri muda uwadie ili niweze kuingia uwanjani kwa ajili ya...

    Ukraine holds peaceful gay pride rally in Kyiv
    Jun12

    Ukraine holds peaceful gay pride rally in Kyiv

    A gay pride march in Kyiv has passed largely without incident. That in itself is progress as Ukraine, one of Europe’s most homophobic countries, continues to change its attitudes since Maidan started in 2014. …read more Source:...

    Why this Russian wants to give Donald Trump 100,000 rubles
    Jun12

    Why this Russian wants to give Donald Trump 100,000 rubles

    NIZHNY TAGIL — Felix Nikolaevich Kolsky knows war. His grandfather had five sons, and only one came back from World War II. Kolsky’s father was one of the ones who didn’t make it home, and Felix was born in his absence, shortly after he went off to the front in 1941. “My generation never recovered,” he says of the 27 million people...

    Praise from West after mostly peaceful Kiev Pride march
    Jun12

    Praise from West after mostly peaceful Kiev Pride march

    KIEV (Reuters) – Western diplomats joined gay rights activists on a Pride march in Kiev on Sunday and spoke of signs of progress on gay rights in Ukraine after the event passed off largely without incident. …read more Source:...