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    Ukrainian Man Faces Up to 15 Years in Prison for Illegal Entry to US
    Apr27

    Ukrainian Man Faces Up to 15 Years in Prison for Illegal Entry to US

    NEW YORK (Sputnik) — A Ukrainian national faces up to 15 years in prison for making false statement and illegally re-entering the United States after being deported, the US Immigration and Custom Enforcement (ICE) agency announced in a press release Wednesday. “Thiodore Igorovich Galista was arrested Tuesday morning in New York,” the release...

    Sanctions short-circuit Russia's electricity plans for annexed Crimea
    Apr27

    Sanctions short-circuit Russia's electricity plans for annexed Crimea

    MOSCOW/SEVASTOPOL, Crimea(Reuters) – Russia’s $1.3 billion (£1.01 billion) plan to build two new power plants in Crimea aimed to show that Moscow could complete high-tech projects on the annexed peninsula despite Western technology sanctions. …read more Source: The...

    Sanctions short-circuit Russia’s electricity plans for annexed Crimea
    Apr27

    Sanctions short-circuit Russia’s electricity plans for annexed Crimea

    MOSCOW/SEVASTOPOL, Crimea(Reuters) – Russia’s $1.3 billion plan to build two new power plants in Crimea aimed to show that Moscow could complete high-tech projects on the annexed peninsula despite Western technology sanctions. …read more Source:...

    Sanctions Short-Circuit Russia’s Electricity Plans for Annexed Crimea
    Apr27

    Sanctions Short-Circuit Russia’s Electricity Plans for Annexed Crimea

    By Anastasia Lyrchikova and Anton ZverevMOSCOW/SEVASTOPOL, Crimea(Reuters) – Russia’s $1.3 billion plan to build two new power plants in Crimea… …read more Source: U.S....

    Solar Power Farm Sprouts at Chernobyl Nuclear Site
    Apr27

    Solar Power Farm Sprouts at Chernobyl Nuclear Site

    Thirty years ago this week, the world eyes focused on the Ukrainian city of Chernobyl, where the world’s worst nuclear accident was contaminating swaths of what was then the Soviet Union. Now, that nuclear wasteland is being transformed into a solar farm that could generate as much energy as two units of the doomed nuclear plant....

    Petro Poroshenko sacks Ukrainian Ambassador to Kyrgyzstan
    Apr27

    Petro Poroshenko sacks Ukrainian Ambassador to Kyrgyzstan

    …read more Source: AKIpress News Agency

    Ukraine wants armed peacekeepers after war monitor killed
    Apr27

    Ukraine wants armed peacekeepers after war monitor killed

    International monitors are back on patrol in eastern Ukraine, just days after an observer was killed by a suspected landmine. …read more Source: Global...

    McCain Calls for Greater US, EU Engagement in Balkans
    Apr27

    McCain Calls for Greater US, EU Engagement in Balkans

    Increased U.S. and European engagement in the Western Balkans will be critical to countering an increasingly assertive Russian in the region, Republican Arizona Senator John McCain told VOA Wednesday. McCain, chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, made the comments shortly after returning from a tour of the region, which included a stop...

    Chernobyl 31 years on: International cooperation still needed to address consequences, says UN
    Apr27

    Chernobyl 31 years on: International cooperation still needed to address consequences, says UN

    UNITED. NATIONS The United Nations yesterday commemorated the International Chernobyl Disaster Remembrance Day recalling the devastating explosion of 1986 at the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant which spewed radioactive material to an area stretching 155,000 square kilometres across Belarus, Russia and Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Ukrainian Police Raid On Major Bank Draws Dismay From Hroysman
    Apr27

    Ukrainian Police Raid On Major Bank Draws Dismay From Hroysman

    Ukraine’s state security service raided the Kyiv offices of the country’s largest investment bank looking for illegal software on April 26, drawing a dismayed reaction from Prime Minister Volodymyr Hroysman. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...