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      Ukraine's president orders prompt investigation of plane crash
      Sep26

      Ukraine's president orders prompt investigation of plane crash

      KYIV (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy said on Saturday the causes of a military plane crash which killed 26 people would be investigated promptly and impartially. Read full story …read more Source:: The...

      Military plane crashes in Ukraine, killing 22 – emergency service
      Sep26

      Military plane crashes in Ukraine, killing 22 – emergency service

      KYIV (Reuters) – A military plane carrying 28 people crashed in Ukraine on Friday evening, killing at least 22 people, the State Emergency Service of Ukraine said in a statement. Read full story …read more Source:: The...

      Belarus to close border with Poland and Lithuania – Lukashenko
      Sep17

      Belarus to close border with Poland and Lithuania – Lukashenko

      MOSCOW (Reuters) – Belarusian leader Alexander Lukashenko said on Thursday that Belarus had been forced to close its border with neighbours Poland and Lithuania, and also to strengthen its border controls with neighbouring Ukraine. …read more Source:: The...

      Ukraine sets daily record with 3,584 new coronavirus cases
      Sep17

      Ukraine sets daily record with 3,584 new coronavirus cases

      KYIV (Reuters) – Ukraine set a daily record with 3,584 new coronavirus infections, the national security council said on Thursday, up from a figure of 3,144 on Sept. 11. …read more Source:: The...

      Ukraine and Belarus argue over Hasidic Jewish pilgrims stranded at border
      Sep16

      Ukraine and Belarus argue over Hasidic Jewish pilgrims stranded at border

      KYIV (Reuters) – Ukraine accused Belarus on Wednesday of trying to escalate a row over 2,000 Hasidic Jewish pilgrims stranded at a border crossing after Ukrainian border guards did not allow them to enter due to coronavirus restrictions. …read more Source:: The...

      Ukraine reports record daily high in coronavirus deaths
      Sep16

      Ukraine reports record daily high in coronavirus deaths

      KYIV (Reuters) – Ukraine registered a record 76 deaths related to the new coronavirus in the past 24 hours, the national security council said on Wednesday, up from a record of 72 deaths registered last week. …read more Source:: The...

      Hasidic Jewish pilgrims block Ukraine border when barred entry
      Sep15

      Hasidic Jewish pilgrims block Ukraine border when barred entry

      KYIV (Reuters) – Hundreds of Hasidic Jews who set off on a pilgrimage to Ukraine despite coronavirus restrictions blocked the frontier on Tuesday after border guards would not let them in. …read more Source:: The...

      Ukraine asks EU to keep pressuring Russia on Minsk agreement
      Sep10

      Ukraine asks EU to keep pressuring Russia on Minsk agreement

      MADRID (Reuters) – The Ukrainian government expects the European Union to maintain pressure on Russia to comply with the Minsk agreement, which is designed to bring peace to eastern Ukraine, Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba said on Thursday in Madrid. …read more Source:: The...

      Belarus protest leader says she was threatened with expulsion 'alive or in bits'
      Sep10

      Belarus protest leader says she was threatened with expulsion 'alive or in bits'

      MOSCOW (Reuters) – Belarus opposition politician Maria Kolesnikova said security officers put a bag over her head and threatened to kill her when they tried to forcibly deport her to Ukraine earlier this week, according to a statement filed by her lawyer on Thursday. …read more Source:: The...

      Belarus protest leader Kolesnikova tore up passport to foil deportation, ally says
      Sep08

      Belarus protest leader Kolesnikova tore up passport to foil deportation, ally says

      KYIV (Reuters) – Belarusian protest leader Maria Kolesnikova tore up her passport at the border with Ukraine and threw the pieces away to foil an attempt by Belarusian authorities to make her cross into Ukraine, her associate Anton Radnenkov said on Tuesday. …read more Source:: The...