Society and Culture

18 June

Ukrainian moves to United States to prepare for a trip to Mars

Ukrainian moves to United States to prepare for a trip to Mars

Serhiy Yakymov from the Ukrainian city of Zhytomyr is among a hundred of candidates who could become the first humans of Mars within the Mars One Dutch space project. To move closer to the goal and prepare for the trip, the guy moved to Los Angeles a year ago.

Flamingos return to Lake Syvash in southern Ukraine

Flamingos return to Lake Syvash in southern Ukraine

Flamingos have returned to Lake Syvash in Kherson region, southern Ukraine. Last year, three flamingo couples nested along the shores of a salt lake on the island of Churiuk near the Azov-Syvash National Nature Park.

16 June

15 June

Denisova not allowed to visit Sentsov

Denisova not allowed to visit Sentsov

Verkhovna Rada Human Rights Commissioner Liudmyla Denisova has not been allowed to enter a penal colony in Labytnangi, Russia, where Ukrainian political prisoner Oleg Sentsov is being held.

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