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    Thousands evacuated from business center after fire near Moscow railway station
    Jun09

    Thousands evacuated from business center after fire near Moscow railway station

    MOSCOW. KAZINFORM More than 3,500 people have been evacuated from a business center after a fire broke out near Moscow’s Kievsky railway station, a source in the city’s emergencies services said on Friday. …read more Source:...

    INTERVIEW: Ukrainian writer Serhiy Zhadan on his background and his work
    Jun09

    INTERVIEW: Ukrainian writer Serhiy Zhadan on his background and his work

    Serhiy Zhadan is a Kharkiv-based internationally known poet, novelist, musician and activist. He will be performing in “1917-2017 Tychyna, Zhadan & the Dogs,” a new Yara Arts Group piece at La MaMa Experimental Theatre Club on June 9-25. He was interviewed in New York in April during his U.S. reading tour, which included The Ukrainian […]...

    UNWLA in Holmdel hosts “Music of Survival” film screening
    Jun09

    UNWLA in Holmdel hosts “Music of Survival” film screening

    HOLMDEL, N.J. – On May 6 Ukrainian National Women’s League of America Branch 98 of Holmdel/Middletown, N.J., sponsored a screening of the documentary film, “Music of Survival, the Story of the Ukrainian Bandurist Chorus” at the theater of the Middletown Arts Center in Middletown, N.J. The film tells the inspiring story of the original 17...

    UAV commemorates Memorial Day in front of its monument
    Jun09

    UAV commemorates Memorial Day in front of its monument

    SOUTH BOUND BROOK, N.J. – Mathew Koziak, national monument officer of the Ukrainian American Veterans (UAV), who is responsible for the upkeep and beautification of the monument dedicated to all Ukrainian American servicemen and women who served in the U.S. armed forces, arranged with Metropolitan Anthony of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the...

    Belarus Sends Chechen Man Back To Russia Despite Fears For His Life
    Jun09

    Belarus Sends Chechen Man Back To Russia Despite Fears For His Life

    Belarusian authorities have sent a man who is wanted in Chechnya back to Russia despite pleas from relatives and warnings from human rights activists that he could be tortured or killed by Chechen law-enforcement authorities. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Daily Vertical: Who’s The Separatist Here?
    Jun09

    The Daily Vertical: Who’s The Separatist Here?

    The views expressed in this commentary do not necessarily reflect the views of RFE/RL. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Lithuanian president arrives in east Ukrain to celebrate visa-free travels
    Jun09

    Lithuanian president arrives in east Ukrain to celebrate visa-free travels

    Lithuania’s President Dalia Grybauskaite on Friday arrived in the city of Kharkov in eastern Ukraine to congratulate Ukrainians on visa-free travels to the European Union (EU) and express support in the Kiev conflict with Moscow, reports LETA/BNS. …read more Source: The Baltic...

    Belarus’ considerable efforts to help Ukrainian refugees emphasized
    Jun09

    Belarus’ considerable efforts to help Ukrainian refugees emphasized

    Oleg Kravchenko said: “Our government has taken substantial measures with a view to ensuring proper living standards for dozens of thousands of Ukrainian citizens, who had fled the country as a result of the conflict in Ukraine’s east.” …read more Source:...

    Armenian national team leaves for Montenegro
    Jun09

    Armenian national team leaves for Montenegro

    The Armenian national team left for Podgorica early in the morning today. The team will face Montenegro in a 2018 FIFA World Cup on June 10. Goalkeepers Arsen Beglaryan FC Alashkert Grigor Meliksetyan FC Gandzasar-Kapan Aram Hayrapetyan FC Banants Defenders Taron Voskanyan, FC Karmiotissa (Cyprus) Hrayr Mkoyan, FC Esteghlal (Iran) Gael Andonian,...

    MH17 relatives get green light to watch victims’ final hours
    Jun09

    MH17 relatives get green light to watch victims’ final hours

    Relatives of those killed when flight MH17 was downed over Ukraine in mid-2014 were given the green light Thursday to More… …read more Source: Emirates...