Jul 23 2014 - 11:54
Russian Chief Sanitary Inspector Anna Popova said that the list of banned Ukrainian food products could be expanded. She noted on Wednesday that there was a big list of products that needed checking in laboratories.Russia banned dairy products of some Ukrainian companies in early July. Popova said back then that the number of quality flaws in cheese, dairy products and canned vegetables was rising.
Jul 22 2014 - 13:36
Abkhazians living in Moscow and Cherkessk will have an opportunity to vote for the president of Abkhazia at one of the polling stations that will open in the cities. The Abkhaz parliament passed a law on parliamentary polls on July 21, allowing polling stations to open in countries that have not recognized Abkhazia as an independent state.Abkhaz lawmakers are considering opening a polling station for a community in Turkey.
Jul 21 2014 - 14:31
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko invited experts from the Netherlands, Malaysia, Germany, UK, Australia, U.S. and Russia to investigate the crash of a Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777, ITAR-TASS reports.298 people died in the plane crash in the Donetsk Oblast on July 17.
Jul 21 2014 - 12:49
Adygeya will help Ukrainian refugee families find homes, money, assistance in filing documents and finding jobs, as recommended by Adygeya Head Aslan Tkhakushinov.Adygeya Vice Speaker Natalya Shirokova said that it was necessary to use the experience of helping Syrian Circassians who had recently arrived to help Ukrainian refugees adapt. In her words, locals have collected about 3 million rubles and tons of humanitarian aid in 3 weeks. The Ministry for Labour and Social Development of Adygeya is forming databases of housing that the refugees may use.
Jul 20 2014 - 12:36
196 dead bodies of passengers of the Malaysian jet recently downed in the vicinity of the Eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk, which is now controlled by pro-Russian rebels, have been found by the Ukrainian State Service of Emergency Situations.
Jul 18 2014 - 15:26
The Women’s Council of the North Ossetia-Alania Republic has urged Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko to stop the military operation. They noted that commanders fighting with their own people become rogues.
Jul 18 2014 - 13:01
Military activities resumed in Ukraine after the crash of a Malaysian Boeing 777 in Shakhtyorsk (Donetsk Oblast) yesterday. Artillery fire was heard at Saur-Mogila Hill and the Marinovka Control Post on Thursday.
Jul 18 2014 - 09:19
298 people, including 80 children, died in the crash of a Malaysian Boeing 777 in Donbass. 154 of them were from the Netherlands, 27 from Australia, 30 from Malaysia (including 15 crew members), 23 from the U.S., 12 from Indonesia, 9 from the UK, 4 from Germany and Belgium, 3 from the Philippines, 1 from Canada. 41 passengers have not been identified. Bodies of 121 passengers have been found. Dutch Foreign Minister Frans Timmermans called it a dark day for the country.