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Sergei Karazy

'Nobody is not afraid': Chernobyl pilot recalls his fear 33 years ago

17 Aug 2019

CHERNOBYL, Ukraine More than three decades after he flew his helicopter above the radioactive volcano that was Chernobyl's nuclear reactor number four, the site of the world's worst nuclear accident, Mykola Volkozub recalls how he feared for his life. | Video

Ukraine suspects sabotage after ammo depot explosions

09 Oct 2018

DRUZHBA, Ukraine Ukrainian authorities suspect sabotage lay behind explosions that tore through an ammunition depot in the early hours of Tuesday, sending fireballs into the sky and causing more than 12,000 people to be evacuated. | Video

Nowhere to hide from Russia, says Ukrainian journalist named on hit-list

04 Jun 2018

KIEV Ukrainian journalist Matvei Ganapolsky sees no point in hiding abroad from Russians who might be trying to kill him, because if they want to find him, geography won't stop them.

Journalist who faked death - I didn't want to share Skripal's fate

01 Jun 2018

KIEV Dissident Russian journalist Arkady Babchenko said on Thursday he collaborated in a plot to fake his own death because he feared being targeted for assassination like former Russian spy Sergei Skripal. | Video

Ukraine chess champion ready for praise and blame over Saudi boycott

28 Dec 2017

LVIV, Ukraine Ukrainian chess champion Anna Muzychuk is ready for both praise and blame for boycotting this week's world speed chess championship in Saudi Arabia - something which means she will lose two world titles and pass up substantial earnings. | Video

Saakashvili plans to unite Ukraine opposition against president

11 Sep 2017

LVIV, Ukraine A day after forcing his way past border guards back into Ukraine, former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili said he would unite the opposition against his former ally President Petro Poroshenko and planned to campaign for support.

Ex-Georgian leader Saakashvili barges across Ukraine border

10 Sep 2017

SHEHYNI, Ukraine Former Georgian president Mikheil Saakashvili and a crowd of supporters barged past guards to enter Ukraine from the Polish border on Sunday after a prolonged standoff between Saakashvili and the Ukrainian authorities.

Ex-Georgian leader Saakashvili's train halted near Ukraine border

10 Sep 2017

PRZEMYSL, Poland A train carrying former Georgian president Mikheil Saakashvili and his supporters was prevented from leaving a railway station in Poland for Ukraine on Sunday, deepening a standoff between Saakashvili and the Ukrainian authorities.

Ex-Georgian leader Saakashvili's train halted near Ukraine border

10 Sep 2017

PRZEMYSL, Poland, Sept 10 A train carrying former Georgian president Mikheil Saakashvili and his supporters was prevented from leaving a railway station in Poland for Ukraine on Sunday, deepening a standoff between Saakashvili and the Ukrainian authorities.

Iraqi forces battle towards heart of Mosul's Old City

23 Jun 2017

MOSUL/ERBIL, Iraq Iraqi forces battled their way along two streets that meet in the heart of Mosul's Old City on Friday, and said they aimed to open routes for civilians to flee Islamic State's last stand there.

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