: :inin Kyiv (EET)

Section: Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (USA)

    Chernobyl Containment Shield Begins Moving Into Place
    Nov16

    Chernobyl Containment Shield Begins Moving Into Place

    A massive steel cover is slowly sliding into position over the destroyed reactor at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant. The New Safe Confinement — described as the largest movable structure on land — was built to contain Chernobyl’s radiation for the next 100 years. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source:...

    UN Panel Condemns Rights Abuses In Crimea, Calls For Monitoring
    Nov16

    UN Panel Condemns Rights Abuses In Crimea, Calls For Monitoring

    A United Nations panel condemned human rights abuses in Crimea and pressed Russia to allow UN monitors to visit the Ukrainian territory it annexed in 2014. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    EU Commission To Propose Pre-Screening In Visa-Free Schengen Zone
    Nov16

    EU Commission To Propose Pre-Screening In Visa-Free Schengen Zone

    The European Commission on November 16 will propose pre-screening for everyone who enters the EU’s Schengen zone from a third country, even if that country’s citizens normally enjoy visa-free travel. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    From Europe To Central Asia, One-Third Of Citizens See Corruption As Major Problem
    Nov16

    From Europe To Central Asia, One-Third Of Citizens See Corruption As Major Problem

    A new report by Transparency International says that 1 in 3 people living in the region stretching from Europe to Central Asia see corruption as among the biggest problems facing their country. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko Calls On Trump To Help Counter ‘Russian Aggression’
    Nov15

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko Calls On Trump To Help Counter ‘Russian Aggression’

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko called for Washington’s “resolute support…in countering Russian aggression,” as he and President-elect Donald Trump spoke by telephone for the first time since the U.S. election. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Hague Prosecutor’s Finding On Ukraine Conflict Gives Kyiv Legal Heft, But Little Else
    Nov15

    Hague Prosecutor’s Finding On Ukraine Conflict Gives Kyiv Legal Heft, But Little Else

    The lead prosecutor for the International Criminal Court has for the first time said the simmering conflict in Ukraine should be considered an international armed conflict between Russia and Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Hague Prosecutor’s Finding On Ukraine Conflict Gives Kyiv Legal Heft, But Little Else
    Nov15

    Hague Prosecutor’s Finding On Ukraine Conflict Gives Kyiv Legal Heft, But Little Else

    The lead prosecutor for the International Criminal Court has for the first time said the simmering conflict in Ukraine should be considered an international armed conflict between Russia and Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Kyiv Locked Down As Hundreds Protest Ukraine’s Government
    Nov15

    Kyiv Locked Down As Hundreds Protest Ukraine’s Government

    Ukrainian authorities locked down the heart of the capital on November 15 as hundreds of demonstrators protested outside government buildings over poor economic conditions and rising prices for vital necessities such as natural gas and bread. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Crimean Safari Park Fights For Survival
    Nov15

    Crimean Safari Park Fights For Survival

    Russian businessman Oleg Zubkov bought an abandoned Soviet military base in Crimea and turned it into a safari park. The park once had 500,000 visitors a year, but since Russia’s annexation of the Ukrainian peninsula, numbers are way down. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Stoltenberg Says NATO Wants Dialogue With Russia
    Nov15

    Stoltenberg Says NATO Wants Dialogue With Russia

    NATO wants dialogue with Russia, the chief of the alliance said ahead of talks with EU defense ministers in Brussels. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Page 168 of 557

    Pin It on Pinterest