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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Here’s how Trump welcomed Merkel to White House
    Mar17

    Here’s how Trump welcomed Merkel to White House

    President Donald Trump regularly criticized German Chancellor Angela Merkel during the presidential campaign. But both managed to smile, at least a bit, for photographers recording the first face-to-face meeting between the two world leaders since Trump won election. The Associated Press reported that the two planned to talk about NATO, battling...

    Customs brokers of Belarus, Ukraine to facilitate international trade
    Mar17

    Customs brokers of Belarus, Ukraine to facilitate international trade

    The Association of Customs Representatives of Belarus and the Association of Customs Brokers of Ukraine have agreed to share information, arrange mutual consultations about the development and improvement of national customs regulations. …read more Source:...

    Deputies call for action on prisoners held by Moscow
    Mar17

    Deputies call for action on prisoners held by Moscow

    MEPs have called on Russia to “immediately and unconditionally” release dozens of Ukrainian political prisoners. A resolution adopted by parliament says these have been “illegally detained and imprisoned” in Russia and Crimea. The human rights resolution, adopted in Strasbourg on Thursday, also calls on the Russian authorities to allow prisoners...

    In Ukraine: Trade war drives fresh wedge between govt and rebels
    Mar17

    In Ukraine: Trade war drives fresh wedge between govt and rebels

    It was always an uncomfortable paradox for Ukraine's warring sides: while Kiev and Russian-backed rebels battled each other for nearly three years, trade kept flowing across the frontline. It was always an uncomfortable paradox for Ukraine’s warring sides: while Kiev and Russian-backed rebels battled each other for nearly three years,...

    Kiev angry at Belgrade after ruling party MPs visit Crimea
    Mar17

    Kiev angry at Belgrade after ruling party MPs visit Crimea

    The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine has condemned the visit of a group of Serbian Assembly members (“people’s deputies”) to Crimea.Kiev also summoned the Serbian ambassador to Ukraine and asked him to provide “explanations regarding the matter.” …read more Source:...

    Trade war drives fresh wedge between Ukraine and rebels
    Mar17

    Trade war drives fresh wedge between Ukraine and rebels

    The sudden collapse in trade ties between the two sides has sparked fears among Kiev’s Western allies that it will now be even harder to make peace in Ukraine, with a European-brokered plan to end the conflict long stalled. …read more Source: World...

    Trade war drives fresh wedge between Ukraine and rebels (AFP)
    Mar17

    Trade war drives fresh wedge between Ukraine and rebels (AFP)

    Donetsk (Ukraine) (AFP) – It was always an uncomfortable paradox for Ukraine’s warring sides: while Kiev and Russian-backed rebels battled each other for nearly three years, trade kept flowing across the frontline. …read more Source: The West...

    Skano finalizes sale of Ukrainian retail subsidiary
    Mar17

    Skano finalizes sale of Ukrainian retail subsidiary

    The listed Estonian furniture and fiberboard maker Skano Group announced on Friday that it has finalized the sale of its Ukrainian retail subsidiary TOV Skano Ukraina to a company with Estonian capital operating in Ukraine, writes LETA/BNS. …read more Source: The Baltic...

    New Canadian men’s soccer coach Octavio Zambrano comes with experience and style
    Mar17

    New Canadian men’s soccer coach Octavio Zambrano comes with experience and style

    TORONTO — Octavio Zambrano watched the 2006 World Cup as a fan, opting to mix in some travelling once his native Ecuador was knocked out by a David Beckham free kick. He eventually decided on Denmark over Finland and Sweden and ended up in a Copenhagen cafe watching the Ukraine-Italy quarter-final. It was there he met his wife, a Russian who was...

    Kremlin says Ukraine cuts off rebel east with its own hands
    Mar17

    Kremlin says Ukraine cuts off rebel east with its own hands

    The Kremlin says that Ukraine is ruining its own territorial integrity with a blockade of rebel regions in the east …read more Source: ABC...