The men are lured by perceptions that the pickings are easier than at home, whether because of reported liberal attitudes, a possible preference for foreigners or difficult economic circumstances among the local population.And that thanks to their anonymity, they can behave as boorishly as they want.She writes about politics, women's rights and social issues for publications including L'Obs, the London Review of Books and Index on Censorship.
Some Ukrainian critics on the Internet suggested she looked like a missing member of the rock band Kiss.
This woman with poor make-up is somebody's wife and mother.
Valeria Costa-Kostritsky is a French journalist based in London.
At their service are scores of marriage agencies, travel agencies with dating tour packages, and a thriving sex industry.
How did Ukraine win its reputation as an international supplier of accessible and marriageable women? This article takes an objective, cold-blooded look at Ukrainian women and tells you how to meet and date them.