Wednesday, April 25, 2012
A Dutch TV ad that jokingly warns Dutch women to lock up their football-fan husbands and boyfriends if they are planning to travel to Ukraine is in danger of causing an international incident between Ukraine and Holland.
In the advert entitled 'Keep him home' (see above), the wife of a Dutch football fan googles 'Ukrainian women' and discovers pages full of images of beautiful Ukrainian women. According to Russia Today the ad has 'outraged' the Ukrainian Foreign Ministry.
Is the ad offensive? Is it based on reality?
You can decide for yourself by watching the video above and then clicking on the link 'Google: Ukrainian Women'
Monday, April 2, 2012
Russia Today reports on fears of price gouging at Euro 2012 and the option of staying with a Ukrainian pensioner: