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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Finance minister defends military budget, says forces ‘adequately provisioned’
    Mar23

    Finance minister defends military budget, says forces ‘adequately provisioned’

    OTTAWA — The federal finance minister is standing by the amount of money the Liberal government currently spends on defence, saying the military is “appropriately provisioned” to address Canada’s needs. In an interview Thursday with The Canadian Press, Finance Minister Bill Morneau left the door open to future...

    Eurovision Offers Russia Remote Performance in Ukraine Show
    Mar23

    Eurovision Offers Russia Remote Performance in Ukraine Show

    Organizers of the Eurovision song contest say they’re taking the unprecedented step of offering to let Russia’s contestant perform via satellite after authorities in host Ukraine banned her from entering the country.The European Broadcasting Union says it is offering to… …read more Source:...

    Russia, Ukraine at odds over singer’s Eurovision performance
    Mar23

    Russia, Ukraine at odds over singer’s Eurovision performance

    GENEVA (AP) — Eurovision song contest organizers say they have taken the unprecedented step of offering to let Russia’s contestant perform via… …read more Source:...

    Russia, Ukraine at odds over singer’s Eurovision performance
    Mar23

    Russia, Ukraine at odds over singer’s Eurovision performance

    GENEVA (AP) — Eurovision song contest organizers say they have taken the unprecedented step of offering to let Russia’s contestant perform via satellite after authorities in host Ukraine banned her from entering the country — a proposal that was immediately rejected by a Russian state broadcaster. The European Broadcasting Union says...

    A Russian Critic of Putin Is Assassinated in Ukraine
    Mar23

    A Russian Critic of Putin Is Assassinated in Ukraine

    Denis N. Voronenkov, a former Russian lawmaker who fled to Kiev last year, said in a recent interview that he knew he was an assassination target. …read more Source: The New York...

    Former Russian lawmaker and Moscow critic gunned down in Ukraine
    Mar23

    Former Russian lawmaker and Moscow critic gunned down in Ukraine

    Denis Voronenkov, a key witness in a Ukrainian treason case against pro-Russia former president Viktor Yanukovich, was shot by an unidentified assailant in central Kiev on Thursday. His death fueled tensions between the two countries. …read more Source: Christian Science...

    Russia, Ukraine at odds over singer’s Eurovision performance
    Mar23

    Russia, Ukraine at odds over singer’s Eurovision performance

    GENEVA (AP) — Eurovision song contest organizers say they have taken the unprecedented step of offering to let Russia's contestant perform via satellite after authorities in host Ukraine banned her from entering the country – a proposal that was immediately rejected by a Russian state broadcaster…. …read more Source:...

    Eurovision offers Russia remote performance in Ukraine show
    Mar23

    Eurovision offers Russia remote performance in Ukraine show

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    Russian Defector’s Murder Sends a Chilling Message
    Mar23

    Russian Defector’s Murder Sends a Chilling Message

    Relations between Ukraine and Russia, dismal since 2014, are now at a nadir. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine accuses Russia of ‘state terrorism’ after former MP shot in Kyiv
    Mar23

    Ukraine accuses Russia of ‘state terrorism’ after former MP shot in Kyiv

    Denis Voronenkov, a key witness in a treason case against former leader Viktor Yanukovich was shot dead outside a hotel in Kyiv. …read more Source:...