: :inin Kyiv (EET)

Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Hou Yifan from China wins Women World Chess Championship
    Mar15

    Hou Yifan from China wins Women World Chess Championship

    LVIV. KAZINFORM – The 22-year-old Chinese chess star Hou Yifan on Monday has been crowned the new world champion after winning the Women World Chess Championship final match, held in Ukraine’s western city of Lviv. …read more Source:...

    The Atlantic’s April Issue Online in Full Today
    Mar15

    The Atlantic’s April Issue Online in Full Today

    Washington, D.C. (March 15, 2016)—The Atlantic’s April 2016 issue is released in its entirety today at TheAtlantic.com, led by Jeffrey Goldberg’s “The Obama Doctrine,” an exclusive and sweeping telling of President Obama’s worldview based on many hours of in-depth and unusually candid interviews with the president. The piece,...

    AZAL Announced AZALJET Rates
    Mar15

    AZAL Announced AZALJET Rates

    Baku / 15.03.16 / Turan: Low budget brand Azerbaijan Airlines AZALJET will start operating flights from 28 March 2016, with the entry into force of the summer season schedule. This is today’s press-service airline. Under the brand AZALJET flights will run to the most popular destinations, for up to 3.5 hours. These include flights to cities...

    FIFA to withdraw from sale of T-Shirts with Russian map without Crimea
    Mar15

    FIFA to withdraw from sale of T-Shirts with Russian map without Crimea

    MOSCOW. KAZINFORM – International football federation FIFA will withdraw from sales of T-shirts devoted to the 2018 World Football Cup showing Russia’s map without Crimea, FIFA’s press-service told TASS. …read more Source:...

    Russian MPs slam FIFA for ‘missing Crimea’ on World Cup shirts
    Mar15

    Russian MPs slam FIFA for ‘missing Crimea’ on World Cup shirts

    A Russian lawmaker on Tuesday vowed to complain to world football’s ruling body FIFA for selling 2018 World Cup T-shirts that show a map of host Russia without Crimea. …read more Source: The Sunday...

    Man City’s Sterling raises Champions League expectations ahead of Kiev clash
    Mar15

    Man City’s Sterling raises Champions League expectations ahead of Kiev clash

    Manchester City winger Raheem Sterling has said a first Champions League quarter-final will not be enough and the English side should be aiming to lift the trophy with the talent in their squad. …read more Source: The Sunday...

    Football: Russian MPs slam FIFA for ‘missing Crimea’ on World Cup shirts
    Mar15

    Football: Russian MPs slam FIFA for ‘missing Crimea’ on World Cup shirts

    A Russian lawmaker on Tuesday vowed to complain to world football’s ruling body FIFA for selling 2018 World Cup T-shirts that show a map of host Russia without Crimea. …read more Source: Daily...

    Syria: Russian withdrawal shows Putin is a consummate political gambler
    Mar15

    Syria: Russian withdrawal shows Putin is a consummate political gambler

    Russian president, Vladimir Putin, is not an easy politician to read. He is willing to say one thing while his diplomats and military do another – as the long-running conflict in Ukraine has demonstrated. His statements are at the pinnacle of a Russian state propaganda machine shrouding any “truth” in layers of often deceptive assertions. And, as...

    Ukrainian Fashion Model Breaks Barriers To Get To New York
    Mar15

    Ukrainian Fashion Model Breaks Barriers To Get To New York

    Model Alexandra Kutas is trying to forge a career in a demanding industry. She’s had an unlikely path to the runways of New York. (RFE/RL’s Russian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Nilüfer Göle on new forms of protest: Tahrir, Maidan, Gezi and Eagle’s Bridge
    Mar15

    Nilüfer Göle on new forms of protest: Tahrir, Maidan, Gezi and Eagle’s Bridge

    What is the common thing between the protest movements in the Tahrir Square, the Maidan, the Gezi Park and Eagle’s Bridge downtown Sofia? The specifics of these forms of protest and the way they are carried out on public spots is the key subject in the research of sociologist Nilüfer Göle, a professor at the leading French School for...