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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    POLITICAL INTRIGUES OR CRIMINAL – ПОЛІТИЧНІ ІНТРИҐИ ЧИ КРИМІНАЛЬНІ ЗЛОЧИНИ
    Nov22

    POLITICAL INTRIGUES OR CRIMINAL – ПОЛІТИЧНІ ІНТРИҐИ ЧИ КРИМІНАЛЬНІ ЗЛОЧИНИ

    The National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine (NABU) on October 31 arrested Oleksandr Avakov, the son of Interior Minister Arsen Avakov, in Kyiv in a corruption case. The NABU said in a statement that it had arrested a former deputy interior minister, a representative of a firm that won a contract to supply backpacks to the Interior Ministry,...

    Ukraine enlists firm to lobby against Russian gas pipeline
    Nov22

    Ukraine enlists firm to lobby against Russian gas pipeline

    Ukraine’s state-owned oil and natural gas company has hired a Washington, D.C., firm to lobby against a natural gas pipeline Russia has proposed to build.Naftogaz is paying $37,000 to retain Yorktown Solutions through the end of the year, according… …read more Source: The...

    Top management of VEON Ltd. gathered in Armenia for a leadership  meeting
    Nov22

    Top management of VEON Ltd. gathered in Armenia for a leadership  meeting

    ArmInfo. The top managers of VEON Ltd. gathered in Yerevan to participate in global leadership meeting. More than 180 VEON Ltd. global and regional leaders arrived in Armenia to participate in the leadership meeting. According to the source, the goal of the meeting is to evaluate the previous work results, discuss and approve the group...

    Russia Connection: Is Trump Having Sleepless Nights?
    Nov22

    Russia Connection: Is Trump Having Sleepless Nights?

    By Frank VoglU.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller is determined to go after Washington’s dark money pools.The keys to unlock the depths of conspiracies between the 2016 “Trump for President” campaign and the Kremlin may rest in what has been carefully excluded(!) by prosecutors in the recent indictment of Paul J. Manafort Jr., the...

    Why Stalin Starved Ukraine
    Nov22

    Why Stalin Starved Ukraine

    History is a battleground, perennially fought over, endlessly contested. Nowhere does this aphorism hold true more than in Russia. A majority of Russians recently voted Joseph Stalin the “most outstanding person” in world history (followed, naturally, by current President Vladimir Putin). No longer the monster of the gulags and purges that killed...

    Czech Republic urges EU, Russia to end sanctions
    Nov22

    Czech Republic urges EU, Russia to end sanctions

    Czech President Milos Zeman on Tuesday called for an end to EU sanctions against Russia imposed over the Ukraine crisis, as well as the retaliatory measures introduced by Moscow. …read more Source: Iran...

    Masked, Gun-Toting Troops Hit Streets Of Ukraine’s Separatist-Held Luhansk
    Nov22

    Masked, Gun-Toting Troops Hit Streets Of Ukraine’s Separatist-Held Luhansk

    Armed men in unmarked uniforms took up positions in the center of Luhansk on November 21 in what appeared to be a move in a power struggle among the Russia-backed separatists who control the city in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Masked, Gun-Toting Troops Hit Streets Of Ukraine’s Separatist-Held Luhansk
    Nov22

    Masked, Gun-Toting Troops Hit Streets Of Ukraine’s Separatist-Held Luhansk

    Armed men in unmarked uniforms took up positions in the center of Luhansk on November 21 in what appeared to be a move in a power struggle among the Russia-backed separatists who control the city in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Kazakh, British foreign ministers agree to greater transit, Silk Road cooperation
    Nov22

    Kazakh, British foreign ministers agree to greater transit, Silk Road cooperation

    The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. LONDON – Kazakh Foreign Minister Kairat Abdrakhmanov and British Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs Boris Johnson during a Nov. 20 meeting in London agreed to expand cooperation on the trans-Eurasian transport corridors and reviving the Silk...

    White House: Trump Spoke With Putin for Over an Hour on Tuesday
    Nov22

    White House: Trump Spoke With Putin for Over an Hour on Tuesday

    President Donald Trump spoke on the phone with Russian President Vladimir Putin for over an hour on Tuesday in a wide-ranging conversation that included discussions of the ongoing conflicts in Syria and Ukraine, as well as North Korea’s nuclear weapons and missile programs. Trump and Putin concurred on the need for peace in Syria and...