: :inin Kyiv (EET)

Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Inevitable Punishment: Russia Opens Criminal Cases Over Kiev Killing Civilians
    May12

    Inevitable Punishment: Russia Opens Criminal Cases Over Kiev Killing Civilians

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — Russia’s Investigative Committee has opened new criminal cases over the shelling of Donbass by the Ukrainian army in early May, the committee’s spokeswoman, Svetlana Petrenko, said Friday. “Russia’s Investigative Committee… established new facts of Ukrainian soldiers carrying out artillery shelling of...

    Ukrainian defender extends Qabala contract until 2018
    May12

    Ukrainian defender extends Qabala contract until 2018

    Qabala`s Ukrainian defender Vitaliy Vernydub has signed a contract extension that will keep him at the Azerbaijani football club until 2018. Vernydub has scored 3 goals in 53 appearances for …read more Source: Azerbaijan State News...

    China Says It’s Building the New Silk Road. Here Are Five Things to Know Ahead of a Key Summit
    May12

    China Says It’s Building the New Silk Road. Here Are Five Things to Know Ahead of a Key Summit

    It’s championed by pliant academics in state newspapers, danced about by ethnically diverse children in propaganda videos, and financed by fretful bankers with little hope of recouping their investments: China’s Belt and Road Initiative is a leviathan transnational infrastructure scheme that’s hard to ignore. On Sunday, a...

    Volunteers in Ukraine: ‘If we want change, we have to inspire kids’
    May12

    Volunteers in Ukraine: ‘If we want change, we have to inspire kids’

    Our project teaching children to speak English is about cultural exchange and solidarity with our neighbours. This is how to reform a countryIn February 2014, 100 people – now known as the “heavenly hundred” – were shot dead by riot police during protests in Independence Square, Kiev. The “revolution of dignity” began as an outcry against the...

    Macedonian Eurovision candidate announces she’s pregnant, gets engaged, fails to qualify for the finals
    May12

    Macedonian Eurovision candidate announces she’s pregnant, gets engaged, fails to qualify for the finals

    Jana Burceska, the Macedonian representative at this year’s Eurovision song contest in Ukraine failed to qualify to the final round. Still, not all was lost, as Burceska announced that she is pregnant, only to have her boyfriend and guitarist Aleksandar Filipovski propose to her during the event. …read more Source: Macedonian...

    The American way of war is a budget-breaker
    May12

    The American way of war is a budget-breaker

    US Army 2nd Battalion, 10th Regiment, 10th Brigade UH-60 Blackhawk helicopters take off during a joint US-Romanian air assault exercise at the Mihail Kogalniceanu airbase, eastern Romania, Wednesday, March 8, 2017. Romanian and U.S troops are staging joint exercises with U.S. Black Hawk helicopters, part of the 10th Combat Aviation Brigade...

    NBC exclusive – Trump: I was going to fire Comey ‘regardless,’ he was a ‘showboat’
    May12

    NBC exclusive – Trump: I was going to fire Comey ‘regardless,’ he was a ‘showboat’

    President Donald Trump said Thursday that he was going to fire “showboat” FBI Director James Comey “regardless” of what the Justice Department recommended, directly contradicting what the White House said a day earlier. In an exclusive interview with NBC News’ Lester Holt, Trump said the FBI had been in...

    NBC exclusive – Trump: I was going to fire Comey ‘regardless,’ he was a ‘showboat’
    May12

    NBC exclusive – Trump: I was going to fire Comey ‘regardless,’ he was a ‘showboat’

    President Donald Trump said Thursday that he was going to fire “showboat” FBI Director James Comey “regardless” of what the Justice Department recommended, directly contradicting what the White House said a day earlier. In an exclusive interview with NBC News’ Lester Holt, Trump said the FBI had been in...

    Belarus, Croatia, Romania Among Qualifiers For Eurovision Final
    May12

    Belarus, Croatia, Romania Among Qualifiers For Eurovision Final

    Performers from Belarus, Croatia, and Romania are among those who qualified for the final of the Eurovision Song Contest, Europe’s largest television event. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Belarus, Croatia, Romania Among Qualifiers For Eurovision Final
    May12

    Belarus, Croatia, Romania Among Qualifiers For Eurovision Final

    Performers from Belarus, Croatia, and Romania are among those who qualified for the final of the Eurovision Song Contest, Europe’s largest television event. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...