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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    German Government Closely Watching Reports Of Russian Fake News Campaign
    Jan09

    German Government Closely Watching Reports Of Russian Fake News Campaign

    BERLIN, Jan 9 (Reuters) – German government officials on Monday said they were carefully examining an unprecedented proliferation of fake news items amid intelligence agency reports of Russian efforts to influence the country’s parliamentary election in September.The BfV domestic intelligence agency also confirmed that a December...

    Ankara not going to reconsider its position on Ukraine and Georgia
    Jan09

    Ankara not going to reconsider its position on Ukraine and Georgia

    …read more Source: NEWS.am

    Britain Debates Adoption of ‘Magnitsky’ Legislation for Human Rights Abusers
    Jan09

    Britain Debates Adoption of ‘Magnitsky’ Legislation for Human Rights Abusers

    British lawmakers are debating legislation similar to the Magnitsky Act in the United States, which allows courts to impose visa bans and asset freezes on Russian officials allegedly involved in the 2009 death of lawyer Sergei Magnitsky. The U.S. Act has since been widened to include anyone accused of human rights abuses. Pressure is now growing...

    Asian Risks Respond to Energy Shifts
    Jan09

    Asian Risks Respond to Energy Shifts

    The prolonged slump in world energy prices has produced a mix of benefits and looming risks for China, according to recent reports. The relative abundance of energy that followed the development of shale oil and gas in the United States has helped to ease energy security concerns in China and other Asian nations, according to studies published...

    National Congress of Armenians of Ukraine: NK should be returned to Azerbaijan
    Jan09

    National Congress of Armenians of Ukraine: NK should be returned to Azerbaijan

    The president of the National Congress of Armenians of Ukraine, Ashot Avanesyan, has commented on reports alleging that he is a business partner of the chairman of the United Congress of Azerbaijanis in Ukraine, Rovshan Taghiyev, as well as the fact that they made a joint statement on Nagorno-Karabakh during the New Year’s Eve celebration...

    Germany accuses Russia of cyber attack on Ukraine peace monitors, as Kremlin dismisses US intelligence claims as a ‘witch hunt’
    Jan09
    Will Trump Recognize Russian Annexation of Crimea?
    Jan09

    Will Trump Recognize Russian Annexation of Crimea?

    It would be a break from Washington’s stated policy of non-recognition. …read more Source: The...

    Ten countries to take part in youth theater forum M@rt.contact in Mogilev
    Jan09
    Former Ukraine PM Says He May Form ‘Government-In-Exile’
    Jan09

    Former Ukraine PM Says He May Form ‘Government-In-Exile’

    Former Ukrainian Prime Minister Mykola Azarov has said he may form a Ukrainian “government-in-exile” after a December Moscow court ruling held that the collapse of his government in early 2014 was the result of an illegal coup. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Sweden’s leader is warning about Baltic security threats, and military officials want to boost spending
    Jan09

    Sweden’s leader is warning about Baltic security threats, and military officials want to boost spending

    Sweden’s leader said there are “primary” threats facing the country, especially “in light of Russia’s illegal annexation of Crimea.” …read more Source: Business...