Ukraine News

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 08:39:55 +0000
UkrInform: Ukraine police investigate 130 incidents of human trafficking since year-start
Ukraine police say 130 cases of human trafficking have already been detected in the first half of 2021. Read more here. The post UkrInform: Ukraine police investigate 130 incidents of human trafficking since year-start appeared first on KyivPost.

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 08:38:31 +0000
Ukrainian swimmer Romanchuk wins Olympic silver for Ukraine in men’s 1500-meter freestyle
It took 17 years for Ukraine to see Olympic medals shining around its swimmers’ necks. On Aug.1, Ukrainian swimmer Mykhailo Romanchuk, 24, won the silver medal in the men’s 1,500-meter freestyle at the Tokyo Olympic Games. He finished in 14.4...

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 08:26:50 +0000
New York Times: Some COVID vaccine hesitant now express regret
PROVO, Utah — As Mindy Greene spent another day in the COVID intensive care unit, listening to the whirring machines that now breathed for her 42-year-old husband, Russ, she opened her phone and tapped out a message. Read the full story here. The p...

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 08:17:18 +0000
The Observer: Is COVID-19 on the run in the UK?
A fall in case numbers last month raised hopes that Britain may be reaching herd immunity, but experts warn against complacency, given uncertainty about new variants and autumn’s return to school. Read more here. The post The Observer: Is COVID-19 ...

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 08:09:00 +0000
NPR: Russia’s ‘foreign agent’ law targets journalists, activists, ordinary citizens
MOSCOW — Darya Apakhonchich never considered herself a foreign agent. She taught Russian to refugees in her hometown, St. Petersburg, and took part in street performances against militarism and violence against women. The activism of Apakhonchich&#...

Unian News Agency

Mon, 14 Jun 2021 20:15:00 +0300
UNIAN suspends work of its English-language editorial office
We expect to resume operations of UNIAN in English in the near future.

Mon, 14 Jun 2021 20:00:00 +0300
Ukraine to become NATO member state with help of Membership Action Plan – Summit communique
NATO leaders have vowed to support reforms toward Ukraine's rapprochement with the Alliance.

Mon, 14 Jun 2021 19:20:00 +0300
Putin says troops build-up near Ukraine borders was part of "exercises"
Russian President Vladimir Putin says the latest buildup of his troops along Ukrainian borders was due to the exercises Moscow was conducting in their own territory.

Mon, 14 Jun 2021 19:00:00 +0300
Volodymyr Zelensky tells Boris Johnson Nord Stream 2 commissioning by Russia "unacceptable"
In a phone call with the British PM, the Ukrainian leader raised the issue of countering Russia's gas transit project implementation.

Mon, 14 Jun 2021 18:20:00 +0300
Zelensky asks U.S. for clarity on NATO MAP – media
The president also says Russia has been dragging its feet on a meeting between him and Vladimir Putin.