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Australian Open: quarantined Dayana Yastremska loses bid to lift doping ban (source — www.theguardian.com) 24/01/2021 09:29:35

Yastremska in hard Covid lockdown but unable to competeUkraine’s 20-year-old arrived on Tennis Australia charterQuarantined tennis star Dayana Yastremska’s arrival in Australia has come under fire aga...

Coronavirus discovered in ice cream (source — www.news.com.au) 17/01/2021 16:34:00

Ice cream made in China with ingredients from New Zealand and the Ukraine has been contaminated with COVID-19 in what experts describe as a “one-off”.

Trump Has Been Impeached For A Second Time. What Happens Now? (source — www.huffingtonpost.co.uk) 14/01/2021 00:35:15

On Wednesday, the United States House of Representatives voted to impeach Donald Trump after accusing the president of inciting insurrection ahead of last week’s storming of the Capito...

Coronavirus live news: German lockdown could last up to 10 weeks; Ukraine asks EU for vaccine help (source — www.theguardian.com) 12/01/2021 18:06:31

German officials concerned about spread of UK variant; Ukraine resisting turning to Russia for help; China locks down Langfang CityNegative Covid test required to enter England from Friday‘Countless h...

Village doctor in Ukraine faces coronavirus challenge (source — www.independent.co.uk) 11/01/2021 10:20:55

Riding a horse-drawn cart, Dr. Viktoria Mahnych trots along country roads to attend to her patients in several villages nestled in the Carpathian Mountains in western Ukraine

Ukraine's hospitals grapple with COVID-19 surge (source — www.9news.com.au) 10/01/2021 13:56:51

A medical college in western Ukraine has been transformed into a temporary hospital as the coronavirus inundates the Eastern European country.

AP PHOTOS: Ukraine's hospitals grapple with COVID-19 surge (source — www.independent.co.uk) 10/01/2021 10:14:07

A medical college in western Ukraine has been transformed into a temporary hospital as the coronavirus inundates the Eastern European country

Ukraine imposes virus lockdown that many say came too late (source — www.independent.co.uk) 08/01/2021 17:26:29

Ukraine has imposed a broad lockdown aimed at containing surging coronavirus infections, but some cities appeared to be largely ignoring the restrictions and critics said the move was worrisomely tard...

Ukraine: Few masks for Christmas, despite virus pressure (source — www.independent.co.uk) 07/01/2021 22:56:52

Although Ukraine is struggling to contain the coronavirus pandemic that has inundated its overburdened medical system with patients, Orthodox Christmas celebrations have occurred widely without masks ...

If You’re Surprised By The US Capitol Attack, You Weren’t Paying Attention (source — www.huffingtonpost.co.uk) 07/01/2021 17:39:38

What passed before our eyes yesterday seemed almost too extraordinary to believe.The president of the United States assembled thousands of angry protesters in Washington. He appeared before them to an...

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