Ukraine

Trump says he, Putin discussed new nuclear pact possibly including…

Trump says he, Putin discussed new nuclear pact possibly including…

Published 04/05/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said he and Russian President Vladimir Putin discussed on Friday the possibility of a new accord limiting nuclear [more…]

Chernobyl comes back to life in Ukrainian computer game

Chernobyl comes back to life in Ukrainian computer game

Published 04/05/2019

KIEV (Reuters) - A Ukrainian computer game that brings to life a town abandoned after the Chernobyl nuclear disaster may not sound like everyone’s idea [more…]

Trump says had ‘long and very good’ talk with Russia’s Putin

Trump says had ‘long and very good’ talk with Russia’s Putin

Published 03/05/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday said he had a “very productive” call with Russian President Vladimir Putin on issues ranging from [more…]

Hints, but no proof of crime, in Mueller’s hunt for a Trump-Russia…

Hints, but no proof of crime, in Mueller’s hunt for a Trump-Russia…

Published 15/04/2019

NEW YORK/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - As recently as February, Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s team dropped hints that the inquiry into Russia’s role in the 2016 U.S. [more…]

Artists use Ukraine president’s candy wrappers for critical portrait

Artists use Ukraine president’s candy wrappers for critical portrait

Published 29/03/2019

KIEV (Reuters) - As Ukraine heads in a presidential election on Sunday, two artists have created an unflattering portrait of incumbent Petro Poroshenko using sweet [more…]

Bears in Russian zoo predict Ukrainian election

Bears in Russian zoo predict Ukrainian election

Published 28/03/2019

KRASNOYARSK, Russia (Reuters) - “Anyone but Poroshenko!” cried the crowd in a Russian zoo on Thursday as a brown bear made its way toward a [more…]

Exclusive: Coal deal showcases lack of transparency in Ukraine

Exclusive: Coal deal showcases lack of transparency in Ukraine

Published 25/03/2019

NOVOVOLYNSK, Ukraine (Reuters) - Ukrainian police are investigating two companies and a factory over a coal deal which some anti-corruption campaigners say epitomizes the difficulties [more…]

Brexit crisis tipped for British asparagus as EU seasonal workers…

Brexit crisis tipped for British asparagus as EU seasonal workers…

Published 18/03/2019

ROSS-ON-WYE, England (Reuters) - For almost 100 years, Chris Chinn’s family has farmed asparagus in the rolling hills of the Wye Valley in western England. [more…]

Halep claims tough win, Serena retires ill at Indian Wells

Halep claims tough win, Serena retires ill at Indian Wells

Published 11/03/2019

(Reuters) - World number two Simona Halep survived a tough challenge from Ukrainian qualifier Kateryna Kozlova to win their third round match 7-6(3) 7-5 at [more…]

U.S. House panel launches probe into possible obstruction by Trump

U.S. House panel launches probe into possible obstruction by Trump

Published 04/03/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The House Judiciary Committee will seek documents from more than 60 people and organizations as it begins investigations into possible obstruction of [more…]