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Netflix deletes tweet about Yaroslav the Wise that caused row in Ukraine.

Netflix deleted a tweet promoting their TV series "Vikings: Valhalla" where Prince Yaroslav the Wise of Kyiv was falsely described as "the warrior ruler of Northern Russia."

This is reported by Ukrinform.

"Prince Yaroslav the Wise, the warrior ruler of Northern Russia, and uncle of both Olaf and Harald," read the tweet.

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The promotion outraged Ukrainians across social media. Commentators noted that, when Yaroslav the Wise was at the helm in Kyiv, no such state as "Russia" even existed.

A petition appeared on the change.org platform with the statement that such manipulation of the history of Ukraine, especially today, is irrational, irresponsible and humiliating for all Ukrainians.

Слово «типографія» походить від давньогрецьких слів τύπος — тобто «відтиск» — та γράφω — «пишу, малюю».
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Russian agent detained in Odesa, convicted for 15 years in jail.

The court in Odesa found guilty local resident who became agent of Russian FSB. He was convicted for 15 years. After the beginning of the full-scale invasion, the man began to conduct subversive activities in Odesa, State bureau for investigations...

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Zelensky meets with singer Jamala ahead of her trip to US.

Zelensky meets with singer Jamala ahead of her trip to US.

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has met with a Ukrainian singer and songwriter, 2016 Eurovision Song Contest winner Jamala, who is going to the United States to take part in cultural events and meet with high-ranking U.S. officials.

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NATO mulling transfer of Patriot systems to Ukraine - Stoltenberg.

NATO mulling transfer of Patriot systems to Ukraine - Stoltenberg.

NATO allies reaffirm their readiness to provide Ukraine with further military assistance, in particular modern air defense systems, including Patriot systems, but while discussions about these systems are ongoing, NATO is focusing on the supply of...

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Chinese protests 'precarious' for Xi Jinping: Dmitri Alperovitch.

Chinese protests 'precarious' for Xi Jinping: Dmitri Alperovitch.

Dmitri Alperovitch and Matthew Kroenig discuss the growing nuclear threats from North Korea and Russia's possible use of warhead in Ukraine and growing protests in China and Iran on 'Fox News Sunday.' Subscribe to Fox News! Watch more Fox News Vid...

GOP Gov. Shafer After RFK Assassination: ‘I See Nothing Wrong With Registering Guns’

GOP Gov. Shafer After RFK Assassination: ‘I See Nothing Wrong With Registering Guns’

The debate over guns isn't new. Shortly after Robert Kennedy’s assassination in 1968, Gov. Raymond Shafer (R-Pa.) joined Meet the Press to discuss potential gun legislation. » Subscribe to NBC News: » Watch more NBC video: NBC News Digital is a co...

Baby And 3-Year-Old Found Stabbed To Death In NYC Apartment.

Baby And 3-Year-Old Found Stabbed To Death In NYC Apartment.

Police say an 11-month-old baby and a 3-year-old child died from multiple stab wounds. Authorities say the children’s mother was taken into custody for observation. » Subscribe to NBC News: » Watch more NBC video: NBC News Digital is a collection ...

What’s the significance of China’s anti-lockdown protests?.

What’s the significance of China’s anti-lockdown protests?.

Sky’s foreign affairs editor Dominic Waghorn assesses the protests that have swept through several Chinese cities in response to tough COVID lockdowns. Do they pose a threat to President Xi Jinping and the Communist Party rulers? #china #covid19 #...

Manhunt Underway For Connecticut Man Accused Of Brutally Murdering 11-Month-Old Daughter.

Manhunt Underway For Connecticut Man Accused Of Brutally Murdering 11-Month-Old Daughter.

Police and federal authorities continue to search for a Connecticut man who they say brutally murdered his 11-month-old daughter who investigators say was found choked, stabbed and dismembered. WVIT's Matt Austin reports. » Subscribe to NBC News: ...

Deadly fire sparks anti-zero-COVID protests

Deadly fire sparks anti-zero-COVID protests

Protests popped up across China including cities like Shanghai, Guangzhou, Wuhan and even the capital of Beijing.