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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Plight of Syrian women in focus at Ukrainian parliament
    May17

    Plight of Syrian women in focus at Ukrainian parliament

    Delegation of Conscience Convoy addresses human rights abuses against Syrian women in Assad prisons at roundtable in Kiev …read more Source: Anadolu...

    They didn’t flip: Ukraine claims dolphin army captured by Russia went on hunger strike
    May17

    They didn’t flip: Ukraine claims dolphin army captured by Russia went on hunger strike

    Russia captured the dolphins in 2014 and says the trained mammals refused both to interact with their coaches, and to eatUkraine is home to some of the more adventurous military blue-sky thinking, mostly hangovers from the Soviet era. As well as a 160-meter high, 500-meter long radar, that was supposed to be able to warn of nuclear attack, it...

    Canadian government comes to the defence of Nazi SS and Nazi collaborators but why?
    May17

    Canadian government comes to the defence of Nazi SS and Nazi collaborators but why?

    In late April more than 50 members of the U.S. Congress condemned the government of Ukraine’s ongoing efforts to glorify “Nazi collaborators.” The letter, signed by both Republicans and Democrats, outlined concerns about ongoing ceremonies to glorify leaders of the Ukrainian Insurgent Army as well as 14th SS Galizien Division (aka...

    North Korea Threatens to Cancel Trump-Kim Summit
    May17

    North Korea Threatens to Cancel Trump-Kim Summit

    The nuclear summit between North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un and President Donald Trump, scheduled to take place on June 12th in Singapore, may not happen after all. The North Korean regime has objected to the ongoing ‘Max Thunder’ joint military exercises between the United States and South Korea. Its state-run news agency KCNA...

    Fearing attack, Russian-backed rebels dig trenches in Ukraine
    May17

    Fearing attack, Russian-backed rebels dig trenches in Ukraine

    In the mid-day heat, a dozen volunteers are spading dry soil in the pro-Russian separatist east of Ukraine, digging a new line of trenches aimed at keeping out Kiev’s tanks. The trench-digging project was launched a month ago by a separatist battalion called Vostok, or east. …read more Source: The Times of...

    Ukrainian real estate portal: Highest real estate prices of Baltics in Tallinn  – The Baltic Times
    May17

    Ukrainian real estate portal: Highest real estate prices of Baltics in Tallinn – The Baltic Times

    TALLINN – According to the Ria.com Marketplace real estate portal operating on the Ukrainian market, the highest average price of real est…… …read more Source: The Baltic...

    Muslim Salafist leader says Mo Salah may not break his fast for final game
    May17

    Muslim Salafist leader says Mo Salah may not break his fast for final game

    The vice president of the Salafi Dawah group, Yasser Borhami said according to Islamic Sharia law, Liverpool forward, Mohamed Salah cannot break his fasting during the Champions League final match which will take place on May, 26 the first week of the Muslims Holy month of Ramadan. Borahmi said in a statement that the Quran did not say that...

    Famous cat crosses $4 billion bridge before Vladimir Putin
    May17

    Famous cat crosses $4 billion bridge before Vladimir Putin

    Russian President Vladimir Putin wanted to be the first to walk over the newly built $4 billion dollar bridge linking Russia to Crimea. However, a cat beat him to it! Veuer’s Sam Berman has the full story. …read more Source: USA...

    Russian Bikers, Crimeans Cross ‘Putin’s Bridge’ in Inaugural Drive
    May17

    Russian Bikers, Crimeans Cross ‘Putin’s Bridge’ in Inaugural Drive

    Leather-clad bikers with Russian national flags joined motorists driving for the first time across a newly-opened bridge linking Crimea with Russia on Wednesday.President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday unveiled the new bridge to the Crimean peninsula, which Russia annexed from Ukraine in 2014. He chatted… …read more Source: The Chosun...

    Essential Consultants, the Trump Foundation and Donald Trump’s need for ready cash
    May17

    Essential Consultants, the Trump Foundation and Donald Trump’s need for ready cash

    On October 3, 2016, the Donald J. Trump Foundation was issued a “notice of violation” and directed to cease soliciting funds. Exactly two weeks later, on October 17, Michael Cohen established Essential Consulting LLC. There might not seem to be an immediate connection between a charitable foundation supposedly created to channel contributions to...