Jul 21st, 2014
Binoy Kampmark Correspondent IT’S the sort of thing that would see any airline liquidate and vanish. Two lost aircraft in the course of months, one that has yet to be found, having veered off in a fit of perverse mindedness; another, shot down allegedly by militants in a contested area of a country w...
May 13th, 2014
Vladmir Putin Mike Whitney “Let me repeat again, that in Russia’s view, the blame for the crisis in Ukraine lies with those who organised the coup d’etat in Kiev on February 22-23 … But whatever the case, we must look for a way to solve the situation as it is today …“And, as I said, […]...
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Apr 14th, 2014
The United States has always tried to do its best to weaken Russia. Driving a wedge between Russia and the European Union is a priority mission. But Crimea and Ukraine frustrate the plans. Entangled in the Ukrainian crisis, Europe starts to doubt the expediency of following the US policy and displays...
May 22nd, 2012
It is a trophy which football fans up and down the country hope to see raised by English players come the end of this summer’s European Championships. But at an event in Ukraine yesterday, a group of women unexpectedly got their hands on the prestigious Euro 2012 trophy. Topless activists from ...
Mar 2nd, 2011
Ukrainian feminist activists held a topless protest in Kiev on Tuesday to express outrage at the forthcoming visit of the winner of a national radio competition in New Zealand to “Win a Wife”. Activists from the Femen group, which uses stripping as a shock tactic, braved wintry temperatur...
Feb 27th, 2011
Kiev – The “voluptuous” Ukrainian nurse that US diplomats believe accompanies Libyan ruler Muammar Gaddafi is about to return home to Kiev, her daughter said in an interview published on Saturday. US diplomatic cables disclosed by the WikiLeaks website suggest that the Libyan leader...
Nov 18th, 2010
The brazen young members of Ukraine’s women’s rights group Femen are going to new lengths to ensure their voices are heard — and those methods often include letting down their bra straps. (Scroll down for photos.) Established in 2008 by a group of Kyiv university students, Femen now...