July 30, 2014
THE PRESIDENT: No, it’s not a new Cold War. What it is, is a very specific issue related to Russia’s unwillingness to recognize that Ukraine can chart its own path.
And the sooner the Russians recognize that the best chance for them to have influence inside of Ukraine is by being good neighbors and maintaining trade and commerce, rather than trying to dictate what the Ukrainian people can aspire to, rendering Ukraine a vassal state to Russia -- the sooner that President Putin and Russia recognizes that, the sooner we can resolve this crisis in ways that doesn't result in the tragic loss of life that we’ve seen in eastern Ukraine.
July 18, 2014
"Here’s what we know so far. Evidence indicates that the plane was shot down by a surface-to-air missile that was launched from an area that is controlled by Russian-backed separatists inside of Ukraine. "
"What we know right now, what we have confidence in saying right now is that a surface-to-air missile was fired and that's what brought the jet down. We know -- or we have confidence in saying that that shot was taken within a territory that is controlled by the Russian separatists."
Posted on April 13, 2014 at 2:00pm — 22 Comments
Victor Sergyenko, 35, is a former “IT” specialist in Kiev. At the peak of his career, working for a large company, he began to think about changing his life. In 2003 he bought an old house with a piece of land in a village in Kiev region, Ukraine, and in 2004 quit his job and moved in with his wife. That spring he…Continue
Posted on December 25, 2013 at 12:42pm — 23 Comments
By Garry White 01 May 2011
Serge Verniau, the Laos representative to the UN Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) wants the world to ditch steaks and burgers - and eat insects instead.
"Most of the world's population will live in urban areas. Trying to feed the whole…
Posted on September 13, 2013 at 6:41pm — 18 Comments
It appears as if the Earth Wobble is taking on a new 'twist' to it: creating wild disturbance/turmoil in the atmosphere such that planes collide, or are send crashing to the ground, and exacerbating weather extremes, weather changing wildly, several times a day now.
Heavy Snow In Spain – At The End Of April
April 27, 2013
It was reported by Ukrainian National Radio that snow cover is 20 cm, up to 50 cm in mountainous…Continue
Posted on May 4, 2013 at 1:13pm — 1 Comment