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    Young Entrepreneurs Find Funky Niche In Products ‘Made In Ukraine’
    Apr24

    Young Entrepreneurs Find Funky Niche In Products ‘Made In Ukraine’

    Startups and boutique designers make up a small part of Ukraine’s economy. But they’re making everything from socks to streetwear — and are gaining skills essential for the country’s development.(Image credit: Lucian Kim/NPR) …read more Source:...

    Short Hiatus In War Gives Ukrainians In Donetsk A Chance To Celebrate Easter
    Apr17

    Short Hiatus In War Gives Ukrainians In Donetsk A Chance To Celebrate Easter

    Easter is one of the few times the 3-year-old war in Eastern Ukraine takes a hiatus. The overnight curfew lifted on Saturday so residents could pray and play all night into Easter Sunday. …read more Source:...

    Paul Manafort’s Activities Arouse Interest Of Ukrainian Prosecutors
    Apr14

    Paul Manafort’s Activities Arouse Interest Of Ukrainian Prosecutors

    Ukrainian investigators are seeking to understand Manafort’s ties to former President Viktor Yanukovych leading up to the shooting of anti-government protesters in 2014.(Image credit: Carolyn Kaster/AP) …read more Source:...

    Former Russian Lawmaker Is Shot To Death Outside Hotel In Kiev
    Mar23

    Former Russian Lawmaker Is Shot To Death Outside Hotel In Kiev

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko is calling the apparent assassination “state terrorism.” Former lawmaker Denis Voronenkov had been aiding inquiries into Russia’s incursions in Ukraine.(Image credit: Oleksandr Synytsia/AP) …read more Source:...

    In Ukraine, Some Signs Of Progress In Uphill Battle Against Corruption
    Mar17

    In Ukraine, Some Signs Of Progress In Uphill Battle Against Corruption

    Ukraine is considered one of the world’s most corrupt countries. But activists are encouraged by the ongoing case against Roman Nasirov, the country’s tax chief, who is accused of embezzlement.(Image credit: NurPhoto/NurPhoto via Getty Images) …read more Source:...

    Putin Says Russia Won’t Expel Diplomats In Response To U.S. Sanctions
    Dec30

    Putin Says Russia Won’t Expel Diplomats In Response To U.S. Sanctions

    Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov went on state TV Friday to announce plans for a tit-for-tat response to U.S. sanctions on Russia. But President Vladimir Putin says it’s not happening.(Image credit: Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images) …read more Source:...

    Obama Expels 35 Diplomats, Imposes Retaliatory Sanctions Against Russia For Hacking
    Dec29

    Obama Expels 35 Diplomats, Imposes Retaliatory Sanctions Against Russia For Hacking

    The Obama administration is expelling 35 Russian intelligence operatives and imposing sanctions on Russian intelligence services in response to Kremlin efforts to influence the presidential election. …read more Source:...

    PHOTOS: Dutch Court Decides Crimean Treasures Must Go To Ukraine
    Dec14

    PHOTOS: Dutch Court Decides Crimean Treasures Must Go To Ukraine

    When Russia annexed Crimea from Ukraine in 2014, many of the region’s most precious artifacts were on loan to a Dutch museum. A court has now ruled that the objects must go to Ukraine, not Crimea.(Image credit: Peter Dejong/AP) …read more Source:...

    Russia Withdraws Support For International Criminal Court
    Nov16

    Russia Withdraws Support For International Criminal Court

    Russia is withdrawing its signature from the treaty establishing the ICC, after the court released a report calling the 2014 seizure of Crimea from Ukraine an “international armed conflict.” …read more Source:...

    Forced Out Of Crimea, Tatar Restaurant Finds Solidarity Among Kiev Diners
    Nov11

    Forced Out Of Crimea, Tatar Restaurant Finds Solidarity Among Kiev Diners

    Musafir was once one of Crimea’s most popular restaurants, serving Tatar food. But this ethnic group has been persecuted since Russian annexation. The eatery has found a welcoming refuge in Ukraine. …read more Source:...

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