: :inin Kyiv (EET)

Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Things to know about Meldonium after Sharapova fails test
    Mar08

    Things to know about Meldonium after Sharapova fails test

    Tennis star Maria Sharapova speaks during a news conference in Los Angeles on Monday, March 7, 2016. Sharapova says she has failed a drug test at the Australian Open. (AP/Damian Dovarganes)Russian tennis star Maria Sharapova says she failed a drug test for meldonium at the Australian Open. The drug was only banned in January and there has been a...

    [Ticker] Dutch inquiry to reveal MH17 missile launch location
    Mar08

    [Ticker] Dutch inquiry to reveal MH17 missile launch location

    A Dutch-led team of investigators say they will soon be able to determine the exact launch site of a missile that shot down a Malaysia Airlines flight over Ukraine in 2014, killing 298 people. The Dutch are holding a referendum on a Ukraine trade deal on 6 April. …read more Source:...

    Sharapova fails drug test, Nike suspends ties
    Mar08

    Sharapova fails drug test, Nike suspends ties

    Russian star Maria Sharapova comes up with a powerful shot against Estonian Kaia Kanepi en route to a 6-2, 6-4 win during their second round match in the French Open Monday in Paris. (AP)Sharapova By Mark Lamport-Stokes LOS ANGELES — Russian tennis star Maria Sharapova said on Monday she had failed a drug test at the Australian Open due to a...

    Zangeneh: Iran welcomes cooperation with Ukraine on gas equipment
    Mar08

    Zangeneh: Iran welcomes cooperation with Ukraine on gas equipment

    Minister of Petroleum Bijan Zangeneh on Monday supported Ukraine’s presence in Iran’s oil industry saying the east European country can cooperate in manufacturing of turbines and gas compressors, IRNAreported. …read more Source:...

    Netherlands ‘has all US information’ on MH17: investigator (AFP)
    Mar08

    Netherlands ‘has all US information’ on MH17: investigator (AFP)

    Bunnik (Netherlands) (AFP) – The Netherlands has received “all available information from the United States” for the inquiry into the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 in eastern Ukraine nearly two years ago, the chief investigator said on Monday. …read more Source: The West...

    Dutch Team To Pinpoint Launch Site Of Missile That Downed MH17
    Mar08

    Dutch Team To Pinpoint Launch Site Of Missile That Downed MH17

    The Dutch-led team charged with determining who was responsible for the downing of Malaysian Airlines Flight MH17 over eastern Ukraine said it will determine soon the exact launch site of the missile that destroyed the plane. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Netherlands ‘has all information’ on MH17: Investigator
    Mar08

    Netherlands ‘has all information’ on MH17: Investigator

    The Netherlands has received “all available information from the United States” for the inquiry into the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 in eastern Ukraine nearly two years ago, the chief investigator said. …read more Source: Channel...

    China says it should control the South China Sea because it ‘discovered’ it first
    Mar08

    China says it should control the South China Sea because it ‘discovered’ it first

    Thomson ReutersBEIJING (Reuters) – The South China Sea is one of the world’s freest and safest shipping lanes, Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said on Tuesday, arguing that Beijing’s control over the disputed waters was justified because it was the first to “discover” them. China has come under fire from the United...

    Netherlands ‘has all US information’ on MH17 – investigator
    Mar08

    Netherlands ‘has all US information’ on MH17 – investigator

    BUNNIK, Netherlands – The Netherlands has received “all available information from the United States” for the inquiry into the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 in eastern Ukraine nearly two years ago, the chief investigator said Monday, March 7. The announcement came after a meeting between investigators and relatives of...

    World Briefing: Ukraine: Dutch Say Inquiry Into Loss of Jet in ‘14 Will Pinpoint Missile Site
    Mar08

    World Briefing: Ukraine: Dutch Say Inquiry Into Loss of Jet in ‘14 Will Pinpoint Missile Site

    Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was shot down by a missile, killing all 298 people on board. …read more Source: The New York...