: :inin Kyiv (EET)

Section: Asia

    UNGA approves Arab-backed resolution, urges Israel to renounce nuclear arms
    Dec03

    UNGA approves Arab-backed resolution, urges Israel to renounce nuclear arms

    US told UNSC there needs to be greater international pressure on Russia to abide by a ceasefire in Ukraine. The U.N. General Assembly overwhelmingly approved an Arab-backed resolution on December 2 calling on Israel to renounce possession of nuclear weapons and put its nuclear facilities under international oversight. The resolution, adopted in a...

    China and Turkey Fall Behind in Global Corruption Index
    Dec03

    China and Turkey Fall Behind in Global Corruption Index

    Berlin. Turkey and China’s rating on perceived corruption has fallen steeply, according to Transparency International (TI), and the global watchdog called for closer international cooperation to root out graft and abuses of power. Transparency International issues an annual report measuring perceptions of graft rather than actual levels...

    Ashton Carter likely next Pentagon chief
    Dec03

    Ashton Carter likely next Pentagon chief

    WASHINGTON:The former number-two ranking official at the Pentagon, Ashton Carter (pix), will likely be named as the next US defense secretary, American media reported on Tuesday. President Barack Obama was poised to nominate Carter — a physicist turned national security policy wonk — to replace outgoing Pentagon chief Chuck Hagel,...

    NATO vows to step up support to Ukraine
    Dec03

    NATO vows to step up support to Ukraine

    NATO Foreign Ministers on Tuesday stated their support for Ukraine as its new government embarks on key reforms. …read more Source: China...

    Ukraine, rebels ink truce
    Dec03

    Ukraine, rebels ink truce

    DONETSK, Ukraine: Ukraine and pro-Russian rebels inked a ceasefire in one separatist province and were working to conclude a broader truce on Tuesday …read more Source: The News...

    Nato ministers chart course on Ukraine, Afghanistan
    Dec03

    Nato ministers chart course on Ukraine, Afghanistan

    BRUSSELS: Nato foreign ministers met in Brussels on Tuesday aiming to plot a new course after a “year of aggression” from Ukraine to the Middle East a …read more Source: The News...

    Ukraine parliament approves new government
    Dec03

    Ukraine parliament approves new government

    The Ukrainian parliament approves the formation of a new cabinet which includes political veterans, new faces and several foreign technocrats who were recently granted Ukrainian citizenship. …read more Source: China...

    NATO boosts support for Ukraine; condemns Russia
    Dec03

    NATO boosts support for Ukraine; condemns Russia

    BRUSSELS, Belgium — NATO foreign ministers approved fresh support for Ukraine and condemned Russia Tuesday for backing pro-Moscow rebels as the alliance signed off on its new training mission in Afghanistan. “We strongly condemn Russia’s continued and deliberate destabilization of eastern Ukraine in breach of international...

    Conflict, militancy hit human rights in Middle East, African nations – TRFN
    Dec03

    Conflict, militancy hit human rights in Middle East, African nations – TRFN

    LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Syria was bottom and Ukraine had the biggest slide in a human rights index published on Wednesday, as countries suffering from conflict grappled with human trafficking and other rights violations. …read more Source: The...

    NATO vows to step up support to Ukraine
    Dec03

    NATO vows to step up support to Ukraine

    NATO Foreign Ministers on Tuesday stated their support for Ukraine as its new government embarks on key reforms. …read more Source: China Internet Information...

    Page 2049 of 2548

    Pin It on Pinterest