“We wanted to get home to Montana to be with our father who is dying of cancer. We wanted to be with him for his last few days.”
I’m Trapped In A Russian Airport And The US Embassy Told Me My Best Chance To Get Home Is To Flee To Finland
Trenton Thurber told BuzzFeed News that he has asthma, his funds are dwindling, and he feels like “there’s no way to get out” of an airport in Moscow as the coronavirus crisis deepens.
Almost Everyone Is Taking The Coronavirus Seriously. Apart From The Country Where Even The Soccer League Hasn’t Been Suspended.
“It’s better to die standing on your feet than to live on your knees,” said Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko, before a hockey game last week.
The Way Trump Spoke About Mental Health Was Incredibly Irresponsible. Here’s How People In Support Groups Are Caring For Themselves.
“We hear a lot of people saying 'I feel very alone, I’m very anxious and scared.' We’re getting a lot more calls about suicide and suicidal thinking.”
This Photographer Went Off The Grid In The Russian Wilderness. He Returned To The Coronavirus Pandemic.
“I just thought, ‘Wow!’ I left the world unattended for 10 days and it was enough for it to fall apart."
These People Bought Up 100,000 Medical Masks. When They Tried To Sell Them, They Were Robbed By Armed Men.
“The attackers decided to try and profit off of the demand for essential goods … but their illegal actions earned them only a jail term.”
Putin has ruled Russia as president or prime minister since 1999. He told Russian lawmakers he backed new laws that could see him lead the country for another 16 years.
Two days of chaos and riots show what can happen when people don’t trust their government but instead believe rumors and misinformation spread on social media.
I Went Out For Curry And Things Got A Little Spicy When The Prime Minister And President’s Chief Of Staff Walked In
Ukraine’s security service said the fake email that was supposedly from the Ministry of Health had actually been sent from outside the country.
Ukraine Is Caught Up In Another Power Battle, But This Time It's Not Trump Vs. Biden But Trump Vs. China
There’s a potential US buyer lined up to buy military jet engine maker Motor Sich. (Spoiler: It’s not Erik Prince.)
Final approval for six arms deals worth roughly $30 million has been held up for more than a year, and Ukraine has no idea why, four officials told BuzzFeed News.
BuzzFeed News has seen a letter passed to Mike Pompeo from an evangelical US pastor and dozens of Ukrainian Christian groups demanding then-ambassador Marie Yovanovitch be fired for supporting LGBTQ rights.
The head of the Iranian investigation team said Iran would no longer share information with Ukraine after the leak of the recording, which was also confirmed as genuine by Ukraine’s president.
Mike Pompeo Sent Investigators To Ukraine Ahead Of His Visit To Look Into The Possible Surveillance Of Marie Yovanovitch
One US diplomat described the investigation as “cynical” and a “cover your ass” move on the part of Pompeo.
Trump’s secretary of state is expected to meet with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky, diplomatic sources with knowledge of Pompeo’s schedule told BuzzFeed News.
Ukraine Is Investigating Whether Marie Yovanovitch Was Under Surveillance By Rudy Giuliani's Associates
“Ukraine cannot ignore such illegal activities on its territory,” an official from the country's interior ministry said.
The Iranian Who Obtained The Video Of Two Missiles Striking The Ukrainian Plane Has Gone Into Hiding
“I didn’t think it would change everything,” the Iranian man who posted the video on YouTube told BuzzFeed News.
The Ukrainian president asked to be sent evidence about what caused the plane to crash following US media reports that it was downed by a missile.
The private jet used by Giuliani is connected to some of Ukraine’s most controversial figures — and costs $3,300 per hour.