: :inin Kyiv (EET)

Section: US & Canada

    Reports: Ukraine bans Depardieu for 5 years
    Jul28

    Reports: Ukraine bans Depardieu for 5 years

    MOSCOW (AP) — Local news reports say Ukraine has banned actor Gerard Depardieu from entering the country for five years.Depardieu in 2013 took… …read more Source:...

    Reports: Ukraine bans Depardieu for 5 years
    Jul28

    Reports: Ukraine bans Depardieu for 5 years

    MOSCOW (AP) — Local news reports say Ukraine has banned actor Gerard Depardieu from entering the country for five years. …read more Source: U.S....

    Neo-Nazi Group Hacks Twitter Of Ukraine’s UN Representative: Right Sector Hacking Was In Protest Over East Ukraine War
    Jul28

    Neo-Nazi Group Hacks Twitter Of Ukraine’s UN Representative: Right Sector Hacking Was In Protest Over East Ukraine War

    The Twitter account of Ukraine’s ambassador to the United Nations was hacked Tuesday by the neo-Nazi Right Sector group. The hack, which targeted envoy Yuriy Sergeyev, is the latest action by extremists dissatisfied with the Ukrainian government’s conduct of the fight against separatists in the east. After Sergeyev’s account was...

    Ukraine As A Bargaining Chip?
    Jul28

    Ukraine As A Bargaining Chip?

    Speculation is rampant that the West cut a deal with Moscow at Ukraine’s expense. Does it hold up to scrutiny? …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine Denies Media Reports Of Exchanging Russian Detainees For POWs
    Jul28

    Ukraine Denies Media Reports Of Exchanging Russian Detainees For POWs

    Ukraine dismissed reports it had exchanged Russian citizens for two Ukrainian prisoners of war. Russian media reported the exchange involved Ukrainian servicemen were held by the self-proclaimed Luhansk People’s Republic. …read more Source: International Business...

    Here’s everything coming to Netflix in August
    Jul28

    Here’s everything coming to Netflix in August

    Surprise, July is just about over! Wasn’t that fast? Don’t despair though, a new month means new titles on Netflix — all the better to distract yourself from the knowledge that you only have a few more weeks of summer left. That includes Oscar-winners like “The Hurt Locker”, a new season of “Doctor Who”, and...

    Russian Submarine Wreck Off Swedish Coast Probably Dates From WWI
    Jul28

    Russian Submarine Wreck Off Swedish Coast Probably Dates From WWI

    STOCKHOLM, July 28 (Reuters) – A submarine wreck discovered off the eastern coast of Sweden probably dates from World War One rather than last year when the military hunted for a suspected Russian submersible, the Swedish armed forces said on Tuesday.Monday’s announcement by shipwreck hunters made headlines in Sweden, coming less than...

    Russia To Deploy S-400 Missile Defense System To Far East Region Of Kamchatka
    Jul28

    Russia To Deploy S-400 Missile Defense System To Far East Region Of Kamchatka

    Russia has deployed its advanced S-400 missile defense system to the region of Kamchatka in the Far East of Russia, said Pacific Fleet spokesman Roman Martov to pro-Russian news agency Tass on Tuesday. While the sparsely populated area is far from the increasingly hostile warzone of east Ukraine, it does host Russia’s Pacific Fleet of...

    Kiev and the rebels agree that Ukraine divided cannot stand
    Jul28

    Kiev and the rebels agree that Ukraine divided cannot stand

    Ukraine’s parliament, the Rada, gave its preliminary approval to a set of constitutional amendments that would grant special status for the oblasts of the Donbas region, and, it is hoped, end the rebellion that has rocked Ukraine’s eastern provinces… …read more Source: The...

    Scholars drawn to conflict zones stoke college safety debate
    Jul28

    Scholars drawn to conflict zones stoke college safety debate

    BOSTON (AP) — Some U.S. colleges with overseas-study programs won’t touch Ukraine. Tufts University, on the other hand, is drawn to the turmoil in the former Soviet republic, which the U.S. State Department deemed dangerous for travel. …read more Source: CNS...