- Aleksandr Nikolayevich. 1823–86, Russian dramatist, noted for his satirical comedies about the bourgeoisie. His plays include The Bankrupt (1849) and The Storm (1859), a tragedy
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Ponomaryov labeled Vice News journalist Ostrovsky a spy, too.OSCE Observers Taken Prisoner by Pro-Russian Forces in Ukraine
April 25, 2014
Finally, on Thursday, Ostrovsky was released, apparently in good health.On the Front Lines in Ukraine’s Info War
April 24, 2014
The seizing of an American reporter was only a matter of time, and the bespectacled and disheveled Ostrovsky was a prime target.
She added that Ponomaryov himself was carefully examining the video footage Ostrovsky had with him.
Ostrovsky is one of several reporters who have been grabbed in recent days in Slovyansk.
Indeed, for one who had read so little of Ostrovsky it was a most creditable piece of work.Aliens
This Ostrovsky is among the very best of Korolenko's heroes.
The first few years Ostrovsky attributed his failure to chance.
He asked him what he thought of Ostrovsky's play, wanted to know his opinion of it as a representative of the new generation.
Ostrovsky's play and Sadovsky's acting afforded him but little pleasure, and he felt bitter at heart.