Three-ways talks will be held in Brussels on September 19 between Ukraine, Russia, and the European Union regarding the formation of a new gas transit contract for Russian gas transiting to Europe via Ukraine. ...
Helen Mukhina. Kyiv Post. Thu, 19 Sep 2019 10:28:44 +0000.
The boy, identified only as Anton, died instantly after falling nine stories on to his head in southern Ukraine, as local media reports he suffered years of abuse and jumped right after a beating.
Daily Mail. Thu, 19 Sep 2019 11:17:24 +0100.
The American Dream is many things to many people. For the Savchuk family who came to the U.S. from Ukraine more than 15 years ago, achieving their dream meant opening a small business and making a decent living. ...
Voice of America. Thu, 19 Sep 2019 02:55:29 -0400.
MINSK, Belarus (AP) - The home of Ukraine's former central bank chief has been burned to the ground in the third chilling incident concerning the banker. ...
Washington Times. Tue, 17 Sep 2019 03:55:39 -0400.
Patty Mills has blazed Australia into their first basketball World Cup semi-final, starring again as the Boomers beat the Czech Republic in China.
Sydney Morning Herald. Thu, 12 Sep 2019 01:05:47 +1000.
France says the time has come to start bringing Russia in from the cold, as ministers held talks in Moscow yesterday for the first time since the Russian annexation of Crimea from Ukraine.
Irish Independent. Tue, 10 Sep 2019 02:30:00 +0100.
A trade of some of the highest-profile prisoners caught up in a bitter standoff between Ukraine and Russia were released Saturday during a major prisoner exchange.
Lucia Suarez Sang. Fox News. Sat, 07 Sep 2019 15:27:02 GMT.
Greg Craig, a former White House counsel in the Obama administration, has been found not guilty of lying to the U.S. Justice Department about work he did for the government of Ukraine.
CBC News. Wed, 4 Sep 2019 16:12:44 EDT.
U.S. Travel Association Executive Vice President of Public Affairs and Policy Tori Barnes issued the following statement on Vice President Mike Pences announcement that Poland will shortly be welcomed into the Visa Waiver Program.
Travel Industry Wire. Wed, 4 Sep 2019 10:05:14 EST.
Economic data shows Romanian clothing and textile workers are suffering from comparatively low wages, with increases lagging behind employees in other sectors.
Just Style. Mon, 02 Sep 2019 09:38:00 GMT.
The U.S. is slow-walking the disbursement of $4 billion in aid to foreign nations.
ABC News. Sat, 31 Aug 2019 06:00:14 -0400.
Facts About Eastern Europe
Eastern European States include Belarus, the Czech Republic, Hungary,
and Moldova as well as Poland, Romania, Slovakia, and Ukraine.
The government websites listed below provide official news and travel
information about each of these Eastern Europe countries.
The Republic of Belarus' capital city is Minsk, and its national
currency is the Belorusian Rouble. Belorusian and Russian are
the primary languages used in Belarus, and in 2007, the population
of Belarus was estimated at 9,725,000.
The Czech Republic's capital city
is Prague, and its national currency is the Koruna. Czech is the
nation's official language, and in 2007, the Czech Republic's estimated
population was 10,229,000.
The Republic of Hungary's capital city is Budapest, and its currency
is the Forint. Magyar is the primary language used by Hungarians,
and in 2007, the nation's estimated population was 9,956,000.
The Republic of Moldova's capital city is Chisinau, and its currency
is the Leu. Moldovan's official language is Moldovan, and in 2007,
the country's estimated population was 4,329,000.
The Republic of Poland's capital city is Warsaw, and its currency is
the Zloty. The primary language used in Poland is Polish, and in
2007, the country's estimated population was 38,518,000.
Romania's capital city
is Bucharest, and its national currency is the Leu. Romania's
official language is Romanian, and in 2007, the country's estimated
population was 22,276,000.
The Slovak Republic's
capital city is Bratislava, and its currency is the Koruna.
Slovakia's official language is Slovak, and in 2007, the country's
estimated population was 5,448,000.
Ukraine's capital city
is Kiev, and its currency is the Hryvnia. Ukrainian and Russian
are Ukraine's primary languages, and in 2007, the country's estimated
population was 46,300,000.