: :inin Kyiv (EET)

Section: World Press about Ukraine

    EU-Ukraine trade deal comes into force, angers Moscow
    Jan01

    EU-Ukraine trade deal comes into force, angers Moscow

    KIEV – Ukraine’s free-trade deal with the EU comes into effect Friday, coinciding with the start of Moscow’s food embargo against Kiev that will force the impoverished former Soviet republic to revisit its economic model. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    Ukrainians Debating Whether To Celebrate Christmas On December 25
    Jan01

    Ukrainians Debating Whether To Celebrate Christmas On December 25

    Ukrainians are debating a petition to celebrate Christmas on December 25, like western Europe, rather than continuing to mark the holiday on January 7 according to Orthodox Christian tradition. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukrainian Police Blame Second Crimean Power Outage On Sabotage
    Jan01

    Ukrainian Police Blame Second Crimean Power Outage On Sabotage

    Ukrainian police are blaming saboteurs yet again for blowing up an electricity pylon that shut down electricity for at least one quarter of the residents of Crimea. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Crimeans enter 2016 struggling, but optimistic
    Jan01

    Crimeans enter 2016 struggling, but optimistic

    SEVASTOPOL, Crimea — As New Year’s Eve approached, the central square of Crimea’s largest city was festooned with bright festive decorations, including a soaring artificial tree that flashes and winks. But areas just a few steps away were sunk in darkness, the street lamps turned off because of an electricity shortage. …read...

    Crimea loses quarter of power, pylon blown up
    Jan01

    Crimea loses quarter of power, pylon blown up

    Moscow/Kiev, December 31 Crimea has lost at least one quarter of its power after Ukraine halted supplies, officials in the contested peninsula said today, a situation Ukrainian police blamed on unidentified saboteurs blowing up an electricity pylon. Crimea, which Russia seized from Ukraine in March last year, has suffered repeated power cuts...

    EU-Ukraine trade deal comes into force, angers Moscow (AFP)
    Jan01

    EU-Ukraine trade deal comes into force, angers Moscow (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Ukraine’s free-trade deal with the EU comes into effect Friday, coinciding with the start of Moscow’s food embargo against Kiev that will force the impoverished former Soviet republic to revisit its economic model. …read more Source: The West...

    In Ukraine: Animal goes viral after winking at a photographer
    Jan01

    In Ukraine: Animal goes viral after winking at a photographer

    This little owl went viral after a picture of her winking at a photographer was posted on social media. This little owl went viral after a picture of her winking at a photographer was posted on social media.The baby owl shot was taken by Andrew Kay, 32, near Koblevo, Ukraine. Mirror UK reported.The banker, from Odessa, Ukraine, took the...

    Lithuanian FM Linkevičius stated at the UN: ‘Russia’s unprovoked aggression against Ukraine has left over 9,000 dead, and more than 20,000 injured.’
    Jan01

    Lithuanian FM Linkevičius stated at the UN: ‘Russia’s unprovoked aggression against Ukraine has left over 9,000 dead, and more than 20,000 injured.’

    Linkevičius stated that Ukraine was suffering from a conflict initiated under false pretense and supported by an aggressive campaign of propaganda and hate. The post Lithuanian FM Linkevičius stated at the UN: ‘Russia’s unprovoked aggression against Ukraine has left over 9,000 dead, and more than 20,000 injured.’ appeared first on The...

    Crimea loses power as Ukraine line cut
    Jan01

    Crimea loses power as Ukraine line cut

    CRIMEA BBC Electricity supplies to Crimea from southern Ukraine have been cut weeks after power lines were sabotaged apparently by anti-Russian ac …read more Source: The Frontier...

    European Parliament Uses “Double Standards” in Matters of Arms Exports
    Jan01

    European Parliament Uses “Double Standards” in Matters of Arms Exports

    TEHRAN (FNA)- Russian Foreign Ministry’s Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said the European Parliament applies “double standards” by justifying any military exports to Kiev and at the same time condemning illicit arms trade by EU member states. …read more Source: Fars News...