: :inin Kyiv (EET)

Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Riot Police Clash With Protesters In Kyiv
    Dec01

    Riot Police Clash With Protesters In Kyiv

    Ukrainian riot police clashed with protesters in Kyiv who marked the fourth anniversary of the crackdown on the pro-European Maidan movement. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    France stops large shipment of radioactive Belarus mushrooms
    Dec01

    France stops large shipment of radioactive Belarus mushrooms

    PARIS: France has stopped a large shipment of Belarus mushrooms contaminated with low-level radioactivity probably from Chernobyl and not linked to a radioactive cloud that appeared in southern Russia last month, officials said on Thursday.Earlier, Pierre-Franck Chevet — the head of French nuclear regulator ASN — told the French Senate that...

    Six ‘Signature Solutions’ – New Development Plan for a New Era
    Dec01

    Six ‘Signature Solutions’ – New Development Plan for a New Era

    The UN flag. Credit: Sriyantha Walpola/IPSBy Baher KamalROME, Nov 30 2017 (IPS)While the top priority of any development strategy is still the same – to leave no one behind – the new challenges that have emerged show the need to adapt the actions necessary to face them.This appears to be the key rationale behind the new 21 century development...

    Monetary Imperialism
    Dec01

    Monetary Imperialism

    Photo by Chris Dlugosz In theory, the global financial system is supposed to help every country gain. Mainstream teaching of international finance, trade and “foreign aid” (defined simply as any government credit) depicts an almost utopian system uplifting all countries, not stripping their assets and imposing austerity. The reality since World...

    Deadly Grenade Blasts Rock Ukrainian Court
    Nov30

    Deadly Grenade Blasts Rock Ukrainian Court

    The father of a murder victim detonated two hand grenades in a Ukrainian courtroom, killing himself and a defendant. Ten people were also injured and loaded into ambulances after the November 30 explosions in the eastern Ukrainian town of Nikopol. The defendants were accused of killing the man’s son with an automatic weapon in 2016....

    Two killed, nine hurt in Ukraine courtroom blast

    KIEV (AFP): Two people were killed and another nine injured on Thursday after two hand grenades were detonated by the father of a victim in a murder trial in southeastern Ukraine, police said. The incident occurred in the city of Nikopol, about 240 kilometres from the separatist east of the country, during the trial of several men accused of...

    Chinese vice premier to visit Ukraine, Greece, Italy
    Nov30

    Chinese vice premier to visit Ukraine, Greece, Italy

    Chinese Vice Premier Ma Kai will visit Ukraine, Greece and Italy from December 4 to 13, a Foreign Ministry spokesperson announced Thursday. …read more Source:...

    An eye-opening look at sexual consent ages around Europe! (MAP)
    Nov30

    An eye-opening look at sexual consent ages around Europe! (MAP)

    The age of consent, while it has no concrete legal definition, is widely understood to mean the lowest age at which a person is legally competent to give consent to sexual activity with another person. However, the exact definition varies from country to country, and there are other factors that can may make an otherwise illegal sexual act...

    ‘Bringing new immigrants is the best way to celebrate Israel’
    Nov30

    ‘Bringing new immigrants is the best way to celebrate Israel’

    Marking 70 years after UN partition vote on Israel, 201 immigrants arrive from Ukraine. …read more Source: Arutz...

    Rex Tillerson: state department can be cut as we will soon solve global conflicts
    Nov30

    Rex Tillerson: state department can be cut as we will soon solve global conflicts

    The secretary of state defended the Trump administration’s plan to slash US diplomacy by 31% despite North Korean missile test and Afghanistan escalationRex Tillerson said on Tuesday that the Trump administration’s proposal to slash the state department and foreign aid budget is in part based on an expectation it will be able to...