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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Japan and Russia hold talks on security, territorial dispute
    Mar20

    Japan and Russia hold talks on security, territorial dispute

    The foreign and defense ministers from Japan and Russia are meeting in Tokyo for the first such “two-plus-two” talks since Russia’s annexation of Ukraine. Monday’s one-day meeting comes as the … Click to Continue » …read more Source: Miami...

    Russian President Putin keeps situation in Crimea under personal control: Kremlin
    Mar20

    Russian President Putin keeps situation in Crimea under personal control: Kremlin

    Russian President Vladimir Putin is keeping the situation around Crimea under control and would take the same decisions about Crimea even if given another opportunity, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Sunday. …read more Source:...

    ‘Separatism’ Trial Of RFE/RL Journalist Set To Begin In Crimea
    Mar20

    ‘Separatism’ Trial Of RFE/RL Journalist Set To Begin In Crimea

    An RFE/RL contributing correspondent is set to go on trial in Russia-annexed Crimea on separatism-related charges for an article he wrote criticizing Moscow’s seizure of the Ukrainian peninsula and expressing support for a blockade of the territory initiated by Ukrainian activists. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    SV still wants Norway out of NATO – experts shake their heads
    Mar19

    SV still wants Norway out of NATO – experts shake their heads

    While Norway’s neighbour Russia has occupied the Crimea on the third year and the Baltic NATO states tremble, the Socialist Party (SV) maintain their mantra… The post SV still wants Norway out of NATO – experts shake their heads appeared first on Norway Today. …read more Source: Norway...

    Russia-backed Crimea chief says Putin should be president for life
    Mar19

    Russia-backed Crimea chief says Putin should be president for life

    Russian President Vladimir Putin (L) and Crimean Prime Minister Sergei Aksyonov attend a festive concert marking the first anniversary of the Crimean treaty signing in central Moscow, March 18, 2015. REUTERS/Maxim Shipenkov/Pool The Russian-backed prime minister of Crimea said on Saturday that Vladimir Putin should be made president of Russia for...

    Son of Minnesota man, 98, accused of Nazi war crimes, calls for release of evidence
    Mar19

    Son of Minnesota man, 98, accused of Nazi war crimes, calls for release of evidence

    (JTA) – The son of a Minnesota man, 98, accused by a police court of Nazi war crimes, has called for the evidence against his father to be released. Andriy Karkoc, son of the Minnesota man first identified by the Associated Press as Michael Karkoc, called on Amy Klobuchar and Al Franken, the two Democratic senators from Minnesota, to intervene in...

    Three years under Russian control
    Mar19

    Three years under Russian control

    The BBC hears from those living in Crimea, three years it was annexed by Russia. …read more Source:...

    Manafort wanted for questioning in Ukraine: report
    Mar19

    Manafort wanted for questioning in Ukraine: report

    Paul Manafort, who served as President Trump’s campaign manager during the summer of 2016, is wanted for questioning in Ukraine in a corruption case. …read more Source: The...

    Canadian wins $1M Global Teacher Prize for work with Quebec Innu community
    Mar19

    Canadian wins $1M Global Teacher Prize for work with Quebec Innu community

    DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — A Canadian school teacher whose teaching philosophy underscores hope and acts of kindness in an isolated corner of Quebec won a $1 million prize Sunday in what has become one of the most-coveted and high-profile awards for teaching excellence. Maggie MacDonnell was awarded the annual Global Teacher Prize during a...

    Ukraine Says IMF Postpones Fresh Loan To Assess Blockade Targeting Separatists
    Mar19

    Ukraine Says IMF Postpones Fresh Loan To Assess Blockade Targeting Separatists

    Ukraine says the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has postponed a review of the disbursement of a new $1 billion loan following Kyiv’s imposition of a trade embargo on areas controlled by Russia-backed separatists in the east of the country. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...