The Ukrainian government is in talks with U.S. companies to create joint ventures for the development of the Black Sea shelf, Fuel and Energy Minister Yuriy Boiko has said in an interview with the Uriadovy Kurier newspaper.
Reporters Without Borders is dismayed by an alarming deterioration in the press freedom situation in Ukraine since the two-round presidential election on 17 January and 7 February, which was won by Viktor Yanukovych.
Femen always thought we’d become the porn stars of Ukraine’s politics, but never could we have guessed that the State Security Service (SBU) would start to chase us, and that pseudo- law enforcers would threaten us with physical violence. That’s because we live, are living and will continue living in a democratic society.
FIFA president Sepp Blatter has apologized to England and Mexico for the refereeing errors that helped eliminate them from the World Cup and says FIFA will reopen the debate on introducing video technology.
Anna Chapman has been called the femme fatale of a spy case with Cold War-style intrigue — a striking redhead and self-styled entrepreneur who dabbled in real estate and mused on her Facebook page, “if you can dream, you can become it.”