: :inin Kyiv (EET)

Section: US & Canada

    Prufrock: Banquets in Communist China, Mikhail Bulgakov’s Tragic Life, and a History of the Rock Star
    Jun22

    Prufrock: Banquets in Communist China, Mikhail Bulgakov’s Tragic Life, and a History of the Rock Star

    Reviews and News: Why did Mikhail Bulgakov, a conservative medical doctor from Kiev, on WeeklyStandard.com …read more Source: The Weekly...

    Poroshenko Hails EU ‘Solidarity’ With Ukraine
    Jun22

    Poroshenko Hails EU ‘Solidarity’ With Ukraine

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko says he and European Council President Donald Tusk have discussed relations with the EU, as well as U.S. sanctions related to the conflict in eastern Ukraine and to Russia’s illegal annexation of Ukraine’s Crimean Peninsula. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Adam: Canada’s history, like you’ve never seen it before
    Jun22

    Adam: Canada’s history, like you’ve never seen it before

    When I wrote recently about the lack of any notable legacy project in Ottawa to remind us of Canada’s 150 years of nationhood, folks at the Canadian Museum of History wondered if I had seen their permanent exhibition of Canadian history that opens Canada Day, July 1. I had not, and went to take a look. It is a legacy project worth its name,...

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko says will sign defense deals with USA soon
    Jun22

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko says will sign defense deals with USA soon

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said after meetings in Washington that Kiev and the United States would soon sign a number of agreements boosting defense cooperation. …read more Source:...

    Looks like the US will start providing Ukraine with weapons to combat Russia with
    Jun22

    Looks like the US will start providing Ukraine with weapons to combat Russia with

    “And very important agreements will be signed, including agreements on defense cooperation, including an agreement on defense procurement.” …read more Source: Business...

    Ukraine’s president said Trump showed strong support for his country’s independence
    Jun22

    Ukraine’s president said Trump showed strong support for his country’s independence

    “We received strong support from the U.S. side, support in terms of sovereignty, territorial integrity and the independence of our state,” …read more Source: Business...

    Gung-ho culture at tour agency Warmbier used on N.Korea trip
    Jun22

    Gung-ho culture at tour agency Warmbier used on N.Korea trip

    Saint Patrick’s Day pub crawls in Pyongyang featuring drinking games with cheery locals. Since 2008, the Young Pioneer Tours agency built up a business attracting young travelers with a competitively priced catalog of exotic-sounding, hard-partying adventures in one of the world’s most isolated countries. […] the death on Monday...

    Russia Cancels Meeting With U.S. Over Increased Sanctions
    Jun22

    Russia Cancels Meeting With U.S. Over Increased Sanctions

    Russia has cancelled a planned meeting between its deputy foreign minister, Sergey Rybakov, and U.S. Under Secretary of State Tom Shannon in response to a new round of sanctions imposed by the U.S. The sanctions, which pertain to more than three dozen individuals and organizations involved in the Russian invasion of Ukraine, were announced...

    Threats, NATO Demands Underpin Global Arms Demand
    Jun22

    Threats, NATO Demands Underpin Global Arms Demand

    Military conflicts and growing threats around the world continue to underpin demand for weapons, but industry and government leaders from the United States, Europe, Russia and the Middle East say they don’t see a huge near-term spike in arms orders. Executives report being busier than ever at this year’s Paris Airshow, the oldest and...

    Ukraine’s President Says Defense Deals With U.S. To Be Signed Soon
    Jun22

    Ukraine’s President Says Defense Deals With U.S. To Be Signed Soon

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said in Washington on June 21 that representatives from U.S. President Donald Trump’s administration have agreed to visit Kyiv “in the near future” and will sign “very important” defense agreements. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...