: :inin Kyiv (EET)

Section: US & Canada

    Biden Commends Poroshenko For Anti-Corruption Efforts
    Feb19

    Biden Commends Poroshenko For Anti-Corruption Efforts

    U.S. Vice President Joe Biden called Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko and commended him for passing anti-corruption legislation sought by the International Monetary Fund, the White House said. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    UN says conflict in Ukraine has affected 580,000 children
    Feb19

    UN says conflict in Ukraine has affected 580,000 children

    The United Nations children’s agency says the conflict in Ukraine has deeply affected 580,000 children close to the front lines and in areas not under government control in the volatile east. …read more Source: Global...

    A US Army vet is suing a gun range for declaring itself ‘Muslim-free’
    Feb19

    A US Army vet is suing a gun range for declaring itself ‘Muslim-free’

    Getty ImagesA US Army veteran and reservist is suing a gun range in Oklahoma that declared itself “Muslim-free” last summer, after the owners refused to allow him to use the facility and accused him of planning to murder them as an act of “jihad,” according to a lawsuit filed Wednesday. The news of the lawsuit against Save...

    Another faction quits Ukraine’s governing coalition
    Feb19

    Another faction quits Ukraine’s governing coalition

    The move by Samopomich leaves the governing coalition with 217 of 450 seats in parliament. The failure to create a new majority coalition may lead to early elections. …read more Source: Christian Science...

    World Briefing: Ukraine: Governing Coalition Splinters
    Feb19

    World Briefing: Ukraine: Governing Coalition Splinters

    The governing coalition lost its majority in Parliament after a second faction bailed out. …read more Source: The New York...

    World Briefing: Ukraine: Unicef Warns of Conflict’s Toll on Children
    Feb19

    World Briefing: Ukraine: Unicef Warns of Conflict’s Toll on Children

    More than 500,000 children in eastern Ukraine have been “deeply affected” by the trauma of living through the violence between government forces and insurgents that began two years ago, Unicef said. …read more Source: The New York...

    A US Army vet is suing a gun range for declaring itself ‘Muslim-free’
    Feb19

    A US Army vet is suing a gun range for declaring itself ‘Muslim-free’

    Getty ImagesA US Army veteran and reservist is suing a gun range in Oklahoma that declared itself “Muslim-free” last summer, after the owners refused to allow him to use the facility and accused him of planning to murder them as an act of “jihad,” according to a lawsuit filed Wednesday. The news of the lawsuit against Save...

    UN says conflict in Ukraine has affected 580,000 children
    Feb19

    UN says conflict in Ukraine has affected 580,000 children

    UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The United Nations children’s agency says the conflict in Ukraine has deeply affected 580,000 children close to the front lines and in areas not under government control in the volatile east. UNICEF said in a statement released late Thursday that 200,000 youngsters — more than a third — need psycho-social support....

    UN says conflict in Ukraine has affected 580,000 children
    Feb19

    UN says conflict in Ukraine has affected 580,000 children

    The United Nations children’s agency says the conflict in Ukraine has deeply affected 580,000 children close to the front lines and in areas not under government control in the volatile east. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    UN Says Conflict in Ukraine Has Affected 580,000 Children
    Feb19

    UN Says Conflict in Ukraine Has Affected 580,000 Children

    The U.N. children’s agency says the conflict in Ukraine has deeply affected 580,000 children close to the front lines …read more Source: ABC...