STAFF BLOG OH LOOK, A SHINY THING! Strange Places: The Zone of Alienation, Ukraine
The Ferris wheel has remained still for decades, with rust slowly overtaking the brightly painted yellow gondolas meant to entertain children who will likely now never even see them. Nearby, the bumpe... Posted on 12/9/09 at 12:00 AM
The Ukrainian president's party will retain its strong grip on power, according to returns Monday from a parliamentary election that was criticized by Western observers as unfair and biased against the opposition.
KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — At a glitzy Kiev night club brimming with neon lights and energetic pop music, the models showed off sleek evening gowns and glamorous hats as Ukraine's celebrities cheered on. But this was no ordinary fashion show — some models rolled on wheelchairs, others were blind.
Maria Danilova, Associated Press
, July 26, 2012
MOSCOW (AP) — Security forces have foiled a Chechen-linked plot to assassinate Prime Minister Vladimir Putin, state television reported Monday in a broadcast likely to boost support for Putin's bid to regain the presidency.
Vladimir Isachenkov, Associated Press
, February 27, 2012
President Barack Obama optimistically opened a 47-nation nuclear summit Monday, boosted by Ukraine’s announcement that it will give up its weapons-grade uranium. More sobering: The White House counterterror chief warned that al-Qaida is vigorously pursuing ingredients and expertise for a bomb.
At the same time, Obama and Chinese President Hu Jintao sought agreement on potential sanctions to discourage Iran’s efforts to come up with its own nuclear weapon.
By Robert Burns, The Associated Press
, April 13, 2010
Delores Rath will be going to the Ukraine on a mission trip with Thoughts of Faith of the ELS Lutheran Church.
June 27, 2008
Showing 1 - 7 of 7
View your ad here! Cost effective targeted advertising. Contextual advertising starting as low as $79/month. This includes targeted ad delivery and search results! Add your business to the Marketplace »