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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    It’s time to cut Greece loose
    Feb16

    It’s time to cut Greece loose

    The Greek debt crisis is back in the news. According to the Greek authorities, the country’s economy shrank by 0.4 per cent in the final quarter of 2016. “Experts” had expected it to grow by 0.4 per cent. Despite a number of bailouts amounting to some 240 billion euros, and a host of supposed reforms (which I will address below), the Greek...

    Russia's Lavrov to discuss Ukraine at talks with Tillerson – agencies
    Feb16

    Russia's Lavrov to discuss Ukraine at talks with Tillerson – agencies

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will discuss Ukraine and other topics during talks in Bonn on Thursday, deputy Foreign Minister Grigory Karasin was quoted as saying by news agency RIA. …read more Source: The...

    Russia’s Lavrov to discuss Ukraine at talks with Tillerson
    Feb16

    Russia’s Lavrov to discuss Ukraine at talks with Tillerson

    …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

    The Morning Vertical, February 16, 2017
    Feb16

    The Morning Vertical, February 16, 2017

    Your daily roundup. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Just give Donald Trump a chance, they said: Robyn Urback
    Feb16

    Just give Donald Trump a chance, they said: Robyn Urback

    During the period between Donald Trump’s election win and his inauguration, the world’s sweet optimists urged skeptical Americans to “give Donald Trump a chance.” Yes, they granted, he wasn’t exactly well versed on global affairs, stumbling over questions about the nuclear triad, whether Russia under Vladimir Putin had actually...

    Russia warns US ahead of military chiefs’ meeting
    Feb16

    Russia warns US ahead of military chiefs’ meeting

    MOSCOW: Russia’s defence minister on Thursday warned Washington not to try to negotiate with Moscow “from a position of strength” ahead of the first meeting between their military chiefs since Donald Trump became US president. “We are ready to restore cooperation with the Pentagon,” minister Sergei Shoigu said in a...

    Russia warns US ahead of military chiefs’ meeting
    Feb16

    Russia warns US ahead of military chiefs’ meeting

    MOSCOW: Russia’s defence minister on Thursday warned Washington not to try to negotiate with Moscow “from a position of strength” ahead of the first meeting between their military chiefs since Donald Trump became US president. “We are ready to restore cooperation with the Pentagon,” minister Sergei Shoigu said in a statement. “But attempts...

    Russia warns US ahead of military chiefs’ meeting
    Feb16

    Russia warns US ahead of military chiefs’ meeting

    MOSCOW: Russia’s defense minister on Thursday warned Washington not to try to negotiate with Moscow “from a position of strength” ahead of the first meeting between their military chiefs since Donald Trump became US president. “We are ready to restore cooperation with the Pentagon,” minister Sergei Shoigu said in a statement. “But attempts...

    Fake News, Fake Ukrainians: How Russians Tilted a Dutch Vote
    Feb16

    Fake News, Fake Ukrainians: How Russians Tilted a Dutch Vote

    With Europe facing critical elections, fears of Russian meddling are high. Many officials say the first test comes in March in the Netherlands. …read more Source: The New York...

    Sashka Bratanova: Being on stage – that’s what I do, what I love and what makes me happy
    Feb16

    Sashka Bratanova: Being on stage – that’s what I do, what I love and what makes me happy

    “We, you and I” is a solo performance based on poems by Miryana Basheva and music by Stefan Dimitrov. Verses and music are skilfully interwoven in the plot of the play that actress Sashka Bratanova defines as music and poetry show. Here’s one of the songs that the actress performs in it – “Neka da e lyato” (Let it be...