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[11 Jun 2013]

A new monument was unveiled in Kyiv over the weekend in honor of Swedish football fans and their growing friendships with Ukrainians... [More]

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[31 May 2013]

Activists dedicated to reducing youth drinking are lobbying for an increase in taxes on beer. However, travelers can rest easy: the increase is not likely to hurt western wallets. [More]

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[29 May 2013]

Love athletic ladies? The FSU produces athletic talents in a number of disciplines, including women's boxing. This past weekend, Latvian fighter Zane Brige took on one of the best women's boxers in the world. [More]

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[29 May 2013]

Celebrating the 60th anniversary of the first climb up Mount Everest, Russian extreme sports star Valery Rozov jumped off the mountain to break the record for the world's highest BASE jump. Watch this video! [More]

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[22 May 2013]

The Ukrainian presidential election is not until 2015. But, what would the results be if Ukrainian people cast their votes today? [More]

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[19 Apr 2013]

The Sochi Olympics kick off next February, and thousands of volunteers are eager to get started. [More]

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[16 Apr 2013]

Meet Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova, 21, a rising star who is currently ranked World No. 19 in Women’s Singles.

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[25 Mar 2013]

A group of Russian Olympians who now live in the U.S. have launched a campaign to inform Americans about the 2014 Winter Games in Sochi and strengthen the countries' relations... [More]

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[13 Mar 2013]

If you like skiing and you like horses, you'll love ski joring! The adventurous sport has made it's way to Ukraine where the capital city held it's first ever ski joring competition... [More]

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[13 Mar 2013]

For the past 12 days, women from 10 countries competed in the FIDE Women's World Chess Team Championship and while China has won the last three tournaments, it was Ukraine who finished victorious... [More]

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[8 Mar 2013]

The "sextremists" of Ukraine's feminist group Femen have decided to take the topless show on the road. Expect demonstrations in South America, North Africa and elsewhere coming soon. [More]