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· May, 2006

Stories about Ukraine from May, 2006

Ukraine: GUAM Founds ODED

Ukraine: Books on Ukraine

Ukraine: New Parliament's First Day

Ukraine, Russia: Financial Aid for Mothers

Ukraine: President's Son Misbehaving Again

Ukraine: Village Life Videos

Russia, Ukraine: Misspelled Name & Border-Crossing

Muscovites in Kyiv: Pizza Delivery Fiasco

On weekends, Kyiv teems with tourists from Moscow. Train tickets for overnight Friday and Sunday rides between the two capitals have to be ordered well in advance. The number of...

Ukraine: Books on Crimean Tatars

Image from Ukraine: “Waterbottle Football”

By Dan McMinn of Orange Ukraine These resourceful football fans in Ukraine's Carpathian Mountains are using a 2-liter bottle as a ball. Dan's report on his trip to the Carpathians...

Russia: Blogger Dies on Mount Elbrus

Aleksandr Antonov (aka LJ user caesar_rb) 1979-2006 Aleksandr Antonov's last LJ post was a very happy one: he was going on a two-week vacation to conquer Mount Elbrus. Here's what...

Ukraine: 62nd Anniversary of Deportations of Crimean Tatars

Ukraine: Support for Yushchenko Low

Ukraine: New Mayor Against Teachers

Ukraine: Obstacles in the Foreign Adoption Process

Ukraine: Vote for Tina Karol

Ukraine: New Government Likely to Emerge Soon

Ukraine: Photographer Victor Suvorov Remembered

Banned White-Red-White Flag of Belarus Travels Abroad

This flag used to be the official state flag of Belarus from 1991 to 1995. Following the controversial referendum of May 14, 1995, president Aleksandr Lukashenko banned it and reintroduced...

Belarus: Political Refugees; Disinformation on Asylum Seekers

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