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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Donetsk Decries Massive Attack of Ukrainian Troops
    Feb20

    Donetsk Decries Massive Attack of Ukrainian Troops

    Kiev, Ukraine.- The self-proclaimed Donetsk Republic denounced today denounced the bombardment at least 30 localities by Ukrainian troops, while a four-hour truce was agreed in the city of Avdeevka. In addition, the Ukrainian armed forces tried, with two squads supported by mortars, to make their way in the villages of Opitni and Peski, where...

    5 Arrested in Kiev Clash between Nationalists, Police
    Feb19

    5 Arrested in Kiev Clash between Nationalists, Police

    Five people have been detained and one policeman injured in a clash between Ukrainian nationalist demonstrators and police outside the presidential administration building in Kiev.The Sunday evening clash involved demonstrators in camouflage and balaclavas who tried to set… …read more Source:...

    Tourism shows signs of recovery in Egypt
    Feb19

    Tourism shows signs of recovery in Egypt

    CAIRO — Tourists are slowly returning to Egypt, easing pressure on a key sector battered by years of turmoil and the 2015 bombing of a plane carrying Russian holidaymakers. “There is an increase in the number of tourists. This situation was much better in January than in previous years,” Tourism Ministry spokeswoman Omaima Al Husseini...

    Protesters Clash With Kyiv Police Over Coal Blockade; At Least 7 Detained
    Feb19

    Protesters Clash With Kyiv Police Over Coal Blockade; At Least 7 Detained

    Nationalists and other protesters clashed with police in Kyiv as demonstrators rallied in support of a blockade on coal-producing regions controlled by separatists. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Trump’s demand upsets German election
    Feb19

    Trump’s demand upsets German election

    MUNICH — When the visiting American dignitaries hammered home their desire for Europe to spend more on their militaries in recent days, their biggest target was the Continent’s richest nation — Germany. Washington’s pointed attacks on Berlin — whether over its open-door policy for refugees or its...

    Dolgopolov upsets Nishikori to win Argentina Open
    Feb19

    Dolgopolov upsets Nishikori to win Argentina Open

    BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) – Unseeded Ukrainian Alexandr Dolgopolov upset favourite Kei Nishikori 7-6(4) 6-4 to win the Argentina Open on Sunday and lift his first title in five years.The 28-year-old Dolgopolov, who took one hour and 40 minutes to win the final at the Buenos Aires Lawn Tennis Club, earned his first victory over the Japanese...

    Ukraine truce due to come into force today
    Feb19

    Ukraine truce due to come into force today

    Moscow: A truce between government forces and pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine will come into force Monday, Moscow and Kiev said, though some separatists were already labelling it unfeasible. Saturday’s announcement comes after nearly 30 people lost their lives as violence flared again earlier this month in a conflict that has left...

    5 arrested in Kiev clash between nationalists, police
    Feb19

    5 arrested in Kiev clash between nationalists, police

    MINSK, Belarus (AP) ” Five people have been detained and one policeman injured in a clash between Ukrainian nationalist demonstrators and police outside the presidential administration building in Kiev.The Sunday evening clash involved… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    5 arrested in Kiev clash between nationalists, police
    Feb19

    5 arrested in Kiev clash between nationalists, police

    Five people have been detained and one policeman injured in a clash between Ukrainian nationalist demonstrators and police outside the presidential administration building in Kiev …read more Source: ABC...

    Tennis: Dolgopolov upsets Nishikori to win Argentina Open
    Feb19

    Tennis: Dolgopolov upsets Nishikori to win Argentina Open

    BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) – Unseeded Ukrainian Alexandr Dolgopolov upset favorite Kei Nishikori 7-6(4) 6-4 to win the Argentina Open on Sunday… …read more Source:...