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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    China plans to allow foreign companies to launch IPOs
    Jan18

    China plans to allow foreign companies to launch IPOs

    China may allow foreign companies to launch IPOs on its stock exchanges and issue corporate bonds, the government said, after President Xi Jinping promised the world his country was committed to opening its markets. The State Council, China’s Cabinet, late Tuesday posted on its website a notice saying it had granted approval in principle...

    Klitschko: Conflict in Ukraine is controlled from outside the country
    Jan18

    Klitschko: Conflict in Ukraine is controlled from outside the country

    Ukrainian politician and former World Boxing Council heavyweight champion Vitali Klitschko says the Ukraine conflict is being controlled by forces outside the country and without money and weapons com …read more Source:...

    Putin, Merkel and Hollande discuss Ukraine, Syria – Kremlin
    Jan18

    Putin, Merkel and Hollande discuss Ukraine, Syria – Kremlin

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin, French President Francois Hollande and German Chancellor Angela Merkel discussed peacemaking efforts in Ukraine and Syria during a conference call on Wednesday, a Kremlin statement said. …read more Source: The...

    Russia Investigating Ex-Teacher Who Wrote Pro-Ukraine Poetry
    Jan18

    Russia Investigating Ex-Teacher Who Wrote Pro-Ukraine Poetry

    Russian authorities have launched a fresh investigation targeting a former teacher in Russia’s western region of Oryol who was convicted of inciting ethnic hatred and sacked from his job for writing a pro-Ukraine poem. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Haley Affirms: Russia Committed War Crimes in Syria
    Jan18

    Haley Affirms: Russia Committed War Crimes in Syria

    Russia committed war crimes in Syria and violated the international order with its annexation of Crimea, the president-elect’s pick for United Nations ambassador affirmed Wednesday. South Carolina governor Nikki Haley appeared to take a tougher line on Russia than President-elect Donald Trump, who has said that he will mend relations with...

    Putin, Merkel and Hollande discuss Ukraine, Syria: Kremlin
    Jan18

    Putin, Merkel and Hollande discuss Ukraine, Syria: Kremlin

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin, French President Francois Hollande and German Chancellor Angela Merkel discussed peacemaking efforts in Ukraine and Syria during a conference call on Wednesday, a Kremlin statement said. …read more Source:...

    President Ilham Aliyev holds a number of meetings – PHOTOS
    Jan18

    President Ilham Aliyev holds a number of meetings – PHOTOS

    President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has met with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko in Davos. …read more Source:...

    Nato relevance ‘not in question’: Top general on Trump barb
    Jan18

    Nato relevance ‘not in question’: Top general on Trump barb

    BRUSSELS: Nato is as relevant now as when it was founded at the start of the Cold War, a top general said Wednesday after President-elect Donald Trump dubbed the US-led alliance obsolete. “I am strongly convinced Nato is as relevant today as it was before … as it adapts to the new situation,” General Petr Pavel, the Czech...

    Putin, Merkel and Hollande discuss Ukraine, Syria: Kremlin
    Jan18

    Putin, Merkel and Hollande discuss Ukraine, Syria: Kremlin

    Russian President Vladimir Putin, French President Francois Hollande and German Chancellor Angela Merkel discussed peacemaking efforts in Ukraine and Syria during a conference call on Wednesday, a Kremlin statement said. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Obama’s presidency saw the end of American power
    Jan18

    Obama’s presidency saw the end of American power

    “Yes, we can,” they chanted in unison. To hear Barack Obama speak, or just to catch a glimpse of him, roughly 200,000 people had turned out that day, July 24, 2008, filling the broad, tree-lined avenue of Strasse des 17 Juni, in Berlin’s glorious Tiergarten Park. It was an audience three times the size of any crowd Obama had drawn back in...