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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Hungary threatens Ukraine’s EU ties over new education law
    Oct13

    Hungary threatens Ukraine’s EU ties over new education law

    Ukraine’s new education law aims to boost the role of the country’s official language. Neighbors say that it threatens minority rights. Hungary is attacking Kyiv – threatening to block its rapprochement with the EU. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Turkey closed its ports to ships from Crimea
    Oct13

    Turkey closed its ports to ships from Crimea

    …read more Source: Panorama.am

    How Ukraine Turned into Arms Dealer
    Oct13

    How Ukraine Turned into Arms Dealer

    The Organized Crime and Corruption Reporting Project (OCCRP) together with the Balkan Investigative Reporting Network revealed a scheme of weapons supply to the terrorists of ISIS and Jabhat al-Nusra. There is no secret that the U.S. provides the so-called moderate opposition and Kurdish militia in Syria with arms and ammunition most of which are...

    Romanian minister: Ukraine will keep minority schools open
    Oct13

    Romanian minister: Ukraine will keep minority schools open

    BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Ukraine has pledged not to close Romanian language schools under a new education law that has caused alarm in Romania, Russia and Hungary, Romania’s foreign minister said Friday. Foreign Minister Teodor Melescanu said Ukraine had promised: “no Romanian school will be closed … and no teachers in a...

    eNCA | Ukraine says cyber attack may strike in next few days
    Oct13

    eNCA | Ukraine says cyber attack may strike in next few days

    Ukraine’s state security service SBU and the state-run Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT) said the attack could take place 13-17 October. …read more Source:...

    ForMin Melescanu: Ukraine’s education law, sensitive subject; Klimkin: Nobody wants to close any school
    Oct13

    ForMin Melescanu: Ukraine’s education law, sensitive subject; Klimkin: Nobody wants to close any school

    Romania’s Foreign Minister Teodor Melescanu told a joint news conference with his Ukrainian counterpart Pavlo Klimkin that Ukraine’s new law of education is a “very sensitive subject” in the relationship between the two countries, but Ukraine is open to dialogue on this issue. …read more Source:...

    Poland Expels Russian Historian Suspected of Hostile Actions
    Oct13

    Poland Expels Russian Historian Suspected of Hostile Actions

    A Polish security official says Poland has expelled a Russian historian on suspicion that he acted against Poland’s interests. A spokesman for the minister in charge of state security, Stanislaw Zaryn, said Friday the man used his contacts among Polish historians and journalists to promote Russia’s viewpoint, to discredit Polish...

    How Stalin Hid Ukraine’s Famine From the World
    Oct13

    How Stalin Hid Ukraine’s Famine From the World

    In the years 1932 and 1933, a catastrophic famine swept across the Soviet Union. It began in the chaos of collectivization, when millions of peasants were forced off their land and made to join state farms. It was then exacerbated, in the autumn of 1932, when the Soviet Politburo, the elite leadership of the Soviet Communist Party, took a series...

    Kyiv moves to label Russia as aggressor in Donbas war
    Oct13

    Kyiv moves to label Russia as aggressor in Donbas war

    KYIV – Ukraine last week took a legislative step closer to reflect the fact that Russia is waging war against this nation of 42.5 million people – an unprovoked invasion that saw Crimea annexed and 3 percent of the easternmost Donbas region occupied by Kremlin-led forces nearly four years ago. On October 6, the Verkhovna Rada passed a law in the...

    Ukrainian Canadians extend support to Ukraine’s wounded-warrior athletes at Invictus Games
    Oct13

    Ukrainian Canadians extend support to Ukraine’s wounded-warrior athletes at Invictus Games

    OTTAWA – Team Ukraine took home 14 medals from its inaugural participation in the Invictus Games in Toronto. But the athletes, who competed in athletics, power lifting, swimming, archery, cycling and indoor rowing, reached the top of the podium in terms of the support and admiration they received from within and outside the Ukrainian Canadian...