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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    McDonald’s Russian Unit Plays Down US Heritage
    Feb09

    McDonald’s Russian Unit Plays Down US Heritage

    When McDonald’s opened its first Russian restaurant in 1990 in Moscow, it was not unusual to see wedding receptions held there, so strong was the appeal of the quintessential American brand at the end of the Cold War. In recent years, with U.S.-Russia ties increasingly frosty, the fast-food chain has pursued a different strategy: Go native....

    Pirates kidnap Russians
    Feb09

    Pirates kidnap Russians

    #Nigeria’n pirates take Russian, Ukrainian sailors hostage https://t.co/CHwqHz20AR #Russia #pirates #Ukraine pic.twitter.com/rtVqezJRNj— Belsat in English (@Belsat_Eng) February 8, 2017 Pirates have kidnapped seven Russians and one Ukrainian after attacking the cargo ship the BBC Caribbean off the coast of Nigeria, the Russian embassy said...

    Pirates kidnap 7 Russians, 1 Ukrainian in Nigerian waters
    Feb09

    Pirates kidnap 7 Russians, 1 Ukrainian in Nigerian waters

    The embassy has asked Nigerian authorities to assist in locating the abducted people, it said late on Tuesday. …read more Source: Eyewitness...

    McDonald’s Russian Unit Plays Down US Heritage
    Feb09

    McDonald’s Russian Unit Plays Down US Heritage

    When McDonald’s opened its first Russian restaurant in 1990 in Moscow, it was not unusual to see wedding receptions held there, so strong was the appeal of the quintessential American brand at the end of the Cold War. In recent years, with U.S.-Russia ties increasingly frosty, the fast-food chain has pursued a different strategy: Go native....

    Freeland talks tough on trade with Trump team
    Feb09

    Freeland talks tough on trade with Trump team

    Foreign Affairs Minister tells Secretary of State that Canada will ‘respond appropriately’ to any tariffs put in place by new U.S. administration, reaffirms ‘very strong support for Ukraine’ …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Blame Ricochets in Deaths of Rebel Army Leaders in Ukraine
    Feb09

    Blame Ricochets in Deaths of Rebel Army Leaders in Ukraine

    Ukraine and Russia have denied any role in the latest separatist death, of Mikhail Tolstykh, or in previous killings of rebel leaders far from the front lines. …read more Source: The New York...

    The U.S.-Ukraine relationship in the Trump era
    Feb09

    The U.S.-Ukraine relationship in the Trump era

    During my 14 years with the Federal Bureau of Investigation, I traveled across the country and around the globe working counterterrorism, counterintelligence, cyber security and international corruption assignments. Carrying out these missions in… …read more Source: The...

    Trudeau to meet Angela Merkel in Germany
    Feb09

    Trudeau to meet Angela Merkel in Germany

    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with the public in a lecture hall at Health Sciences Building on the University of Saskatchewan campus in Saskatoon, Wednesday, January 25, 2017. (Liam Richards/CP) OTTAWA – Next week’s meeting between Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and German Chancellor Angela Merkel will be a symbolic affirmation of...

    Trudeau to meet Merkel in Germany, address EU
    Feb09

    Trudeau to meet Merkel in Germany, address EU

    Trudeau to address European Parliament, meet Angela Merkel in Germany …read more Source:...

    Trudeau to meet Angela Merkel in Germany, address European Parliament
    Feb09

    Trudeau to meet Angela Merkel in Germany, address European Parliament

    OTTAWA — Next week’s meeting between Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and German Chancellor Angela Merkel will be a symbolic affirmation of their shared values in the Donald Trump era, says Germany’s envoy to Canada. Trudeau’s Berlin visit with Merkel, arguably Europe’s most influential politician, comes as the EU tries to...