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'They're alive': UC Davis freshman Elle Rastvortseva forges on as entire family fights to survive ...

Golf Week 18 Mar 2022
Her family has since fled Kiev to a safer space with her maternal grandparents in the Ivano-Frankivsk region of Ukraine, but even that area gets worse by the day ... The Rastvortsevas have friends living outside of Kiev who lit their own furniture on fire to stay warm.
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Central China city launches new China-Europe cargo train route

China Daily 14 Apr 2021
The maiden cargo train on this route departed from Changsha for Kiev on Tuesday, with 50 carriages loaded with furniture, food, machinery and ...
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As galleries begin to re-open, dealerships that survived the Spanish Flu reflect on art sales ...

The Art Newspaper 19 Jun 2020
Endless clients sought 18th-century English furniture. By the 1920s, a flood of great antiques was available,” says Stair, adding that wealthy families like the Kennedys, the Firestones and the Fords would buy up entire rooms of furniture. A La Vielle Russie, established in 1851 in Kiev, left for Paris in 1920, during the Russian Revolution ... .
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Ukraine synagogue dating back to 18th century collapses due to fire

Cleveland Jewish News 19 Nov 2019
The 18th-century structure, about 130 miles northeast of the country’s capital of Kiev, collapsed due to the flames.
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Apocalypse vacation: Tourism takes off in Chernobyl

Lincoln Journal Star 28 Apr 2019
4 exploded during a safety test at this power plant north of Kiev ... Tour buses, often painted with gas masks and radiation symbols, pick up customers from Kiev's Independence Square ... "The level of radiation in Kiev was the same as in Parishev, so why would I stay there?" he asked ... My potatoes are as clean as potatoes in Kiev.".
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Decades after nuclear disaster, tourism is booming in Chernobyl

Pioneer Press 27 Apr 2019
4 exploded during a safety test at this power plant north of Kiev ... Tour buses, often painted with gas masks and radiation symbols, pick up customers from Kiev’s Independence Square ... “The level of radiation in Kiev was the same as in Parishev, so why would I stay there?” he asked ... My potatoes are as clean as potatoes in Kiev.”.
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Chernobyl becomes a hot spot for tourism

Boston Herald 21 Apr 2019
4 exploded during a safety test at this power plant north of Kiev ... Tour buses, often painted with gas masks and radiation symbols, pick up customers from Kiev’s Independence Square ... “The level of radiation in Kiev was the same as in Parishev, so why would I stay there?” he asked.
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Seeing the Beauty in Ukraine’s Soviet Architecture

CityLab 16 Jul 2018
... Soviet Modernism, Brutalism, Post-Modernism , Bykov’s and Gubnika’s dramatic voice-overs make a case for the historical and cultural importance of these buildings as viewers are introduced to some of Kiev’s most iconic structures, like the UFO building and the House of Furniture.
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Ukrainians Fiercely Preserve Symbols of the Maidan Revolution

Newsweek 30 Sep 2017
Kiev, Ukraine—On Wednesday, a powerful thunderstorm rocked Ukraine’s capital city with lighting, thunder, and torrential rains ... One piece of evidence is the facade of Emporium, a high-end furniture store in central Kiev ... All the trendy new restaurants and coffee shops sprouting up around Kiev are misleading.
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Ikea Lovers Find Middlemen on Web as Retailers Shun Ukraine

Bloomberg 29 May 2016
In a crumbling Soviet-era apartment building in Kiev, up a rattling graffiti-scarred elevator, Anastasia Chumak has created an oasis of comfort furnished by Ikea ... At the cavernous steel-and-glass Budynok Mebliv, a two-story Soviet-built furniture emporium in Kiev, floor personnel easily outnumbered customers on a recent visit.
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The Ukrainians starting a new life – in Russia

The Guardian 05 Jan 2016
While some Donbass refugees feel at home in Magadan, those whose sympathies lie more with Kiev than with the pro-Russia separatists have generally gone the other way ... The bar is now open in Kiev, with the same furniture, the same lighting and even the same weathered Soviet hardback books that propped up the bar in Donetsk.
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Plea for Swedish Ikea to open store in Ukraine

The Local 15 Oct 2015
Ukraine's economy minister has pleaded with Ikea to set up shop in his country, saying it would show Kiev was serious about fighting corruption that reportedly caused the Swedish furniture giant to ditch a previous Ukrainian foray ... .
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Ukraine wants an Ikea, 'symbol' of anti-corruption fight

Yahoo Daily News 14 Oct 2015
Ukraine's economy minister pleaded Wednesday for Ikea to set up shop in his country, saying it would show Kiev was serious about fighting the corruption that reportedly caused the furniture giant to ditch a previous Ukrainian foray. "We hope that Ikea will open a store ... Ikea itself hinted at the problem ... hh/po/cb. .
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Beautiful Bakery in Ukraine brings back the look and familiarity of old European patisseries

Inhabitat 18 Aug 2015
Custom-made furniture, natural materials and local design were the main assets used by Kiev-based YØDEZEEN in the creation of the interior ... Different types of custom-made furniture pieces give the interior a relaxed, domestic atmosphere where people can enjoy ...

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