The AP correspondent reported from Kyiv in English, Luxembourgish, Spanish, Portuguese, French and German.
France had warned it could cut off electricity to the island.
A man paralysed from the shoulders down has been able to walk using a robotic exoskeleton, controlled by two implants that read signals from his brain. The suit is purely an experimental prototype for now, but researchers are hoping it be rolled out worldwide as the technology advances.
Why then, in a country built on liberté, égalité, fraternité, is there such opposition to the idea of a more inclusive language?