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    Op-ed: Ukraine’s road to reform
    Jul15

    Op-ed: Ukraine’s road to reform

    Here is a little-known fact. In 1990, as the Soviet Union was collapsing, Poland’s GDP was just 20% larger than Ukraine’s. Both countries were relatively similar in size and population. …read more Source: The Baltic...

    Ukraine’s group on political affairs discuss constitutional reform, local elections
    Jul15

    Ukraine’s group on political affairs discuss constitutional reform, local elections

    The results of the meeting will be reported at the next tripartite meeting of the contact group OSCE-Russia-Ukraine which, according to the ONT TV channel, will meet in Minsk in a week and will consider the proposals that were discussed in Minsk on 14 July. …read more Source:...

    Terrorism, Ukraine and the American threat: the view from Russia
    Jul15

    Terrorism, Ukraine and the American threat: the view from Russia

    Wide-ranging interview with Putin’s top security adviser includes claims about how US wants to strip the country of Siberia and the Far EastResponse: hallucinations of KGB psychic still influence policy – Oleg Kashin Former Russian spy chief Nikolai Patrushev, now head of the powerful security council that advises the president, believes...

    Canada and Ukraine announce ‘milestone’ free trade agreement
    Jul15

    Canada and Ukraine announce ‘milestone’ free trade agreement

    When deal is ratified by both countries’ parliaments, Ukraine’s ailing economy will be significantly boosted Canada formally announced a “milestone” free trade agreement with Ukraine after the two countries’ prime ministers met in Ottawa on Tuesday.The agreement, which has to be ratified by both nations’ parliaments, will...

    Ukraine clashes raise militia question
    Jul15

    Ukraine clashes raise militia question

    Clashes raise questions over Ukraine’s Right Sector …read more Source:...

    Russian Consumer Group Raises Hell by Warning Tourists Against Traveling to Crimea
    Jul14

    Russian Consumer Group Raises Hell by Warning Tourists Against Traveling to Crimea

    The consumer rights group OZPP says traveling to Crimea without Kyiv’s permission could result in serious legal problems. Image edited by Kevin Rothrock Last month, Russian federal censors blacklisted a travel advisory published online by a consumer protection group known as OZPP on charges of extremism. Officials targeted OZPP because it...

    Children Increasingly Becoming the Spoils of War
    Jul14

    Children Increasingly Becoming the Spoils of War

    Former child soldiers enlisted by Al Shabaab are handed over to the UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF) after their capture by forces of the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM). Credit: UN Photo/Tobin JonesBy Beatriz CiordiaUNITED NATIONS, Jul 14 2015 (IPS)Whether in Palestine, Ukraine or Somalia, wars result in millions of children...

    Tensions rising in Ukraine as far-right militia’s boobytraps injure two police
    Jul14

    Tensions rising in Ukraine as far-right militia’s boobytraps injure two police

    Attempt by President Poroshenko to crack down on smuggling and Right Sector nationalist fighters after shootout in Mukacheve met with double bombingBooby-trap explosions have injured two police officers in western Ukraine, further raising tensions in the region after a shootout with nationalists at the weekend left two men dead.The continued...

    Up to 1.3 million in parched Ukraine face water crisis: UNICEF
    Jul14

    Up to 1.3 million in parched Ukraine face water crisis: UNICEF

    LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Up to 1.3 million people in war-torn eastern Ukraine are facing acute water shortages and a serious water crisis due to damaged or destroyed infrastructure, the United Nations children’s agency UNICEF said on Tuesday. …read more Source:...

    Imperial ambitions push Europe to limits
    Jul14

    Imperial ambitions push Europe to limits

    Ukraine crisis tests credibility of implied promises of political, economic and military support …read more Source: Financial...

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