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MOSCOW, April 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- An RT news programme about tragic events in southeastern Ukraine in May 2014, when the National Guard opened fire on civilians on Victory Day, has
According to Elena Petrova, the growing body of evidence demonstrates that Ukrainian women and men are being employed by unscrupulous local operators to pose as brides in online chats, send messages
E&IU to Enable Sustainable Innovation Capacity to Help with Economic Recovery ARLINGTON, VA (PRWEB) April 02, 2015 CRDF Global announced today that
CRDF Global announced today that the Woskob New Century Fund has allocated $20,000 in seed funding for the establishment of a Research and Education Center for Agricultural Technologies in Ukraine,
Lawrence Anthony-Wildlife in War Zones group opens a new home for a family of brown zoo bears in Kherson, Ukraine after decades of confinement. Kherson, Ukraine
Ukraine's IT industry and software export market grows despite the conflict in eastern Ukraine.
NUREMBERG, Germany, February 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- - Four in ten shoppers worldwide are using their mobile phones while shopping inside a store
KYIV, Ukraine, February 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Softengi, an international software development company headquartered in Ukraine, was named for the second time in The
The Ukrainian Levkoy is a breed of domestic cat that was developed by Elena Biriukova in Ukraine between the years of 2000 and 2011. This cat was created by breeding Donskoy females, which are hairless, and Scottish Fold males, which have folded ears, although it is not certain whether Biriukova used cross breeding or outbreeding methods. Other breeds with hairless and folded ear traits were used as well oriental breeds. The Ukrainian Levkoy holds many distinctive physical features...
The Tarpan, Equus ferus ferus, is an extinct species of Eurasian wild horse. The last specimen died in captivity in Ukraine in 1918 or 1919. The Tarpan was first described in 1774 by Johann Friedrich Gmelin, who had first seen the horse in 1769 in the region of Bobrovsk, near Voronezh. Polish farmers often crossed the tarpan with their domestic horses. The result was a small horse breed, the konik. Koniks and other similar horse breeds are now being used to bring back the tarpan from...
The Russian Desman (Desmana moschata) is a small semi-aquatic mammal. It inhabits the Volga, Don and Ural River basins in Russia, Ukraine and Kazakhstan. It constructs burrows into the banks of ponds and slow moving streams. It prefers small, overgrown ponds with abundance of insects and amphibians. The Russian Desman often lives in small (usually non-kin related) groups of 2 to 5 animals. It appears to have a complex (but largely unstudied) communication and social system. The Russian...
- A serpent whose bite was fabled to produce intense thirst.