Kiev

By IAfrica
In Article
Jul 21st, 2014
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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...
By IAfrica
In Zimbabwe
May 13th, 2014
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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, […]...
By IndepthAfrica
In World News
Apr 14th, 2014
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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...
By IndepthAfrica
In Euro 2012
Jun 25th, 2012
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Roy Hodgson admits Wayne Rooney failed to live up to the hype as England crashed out of Euro 2012 but insists the fitness of the striker was not an issue. Head coach Hodgson was aware of the pressure on Rooney to perform at his best after returning from a two-match ban for his sending off […]...
By IndepthAfrica
In Soccer
May 22nd, 2012
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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 ...
By benim
In Europe
Mar 2nd, 2011
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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...
By benim
In Libya
Feb 27th, 2011
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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...
By benim
In Europe
Nov 18th, 2010
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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...
By benim
In Soccer
Nov 3rd, 2010
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Arsene Wenger had opined before this match that Eduardo’s recovery from his horrific injury needed to be psychological as well as physical, but he still would not have wanted Arsenal to provide such effective therapy. After scoring a popular consolation against his former club at the Emirates, Eduard...