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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    IPN slams Yushchenko’s comparison of AK and UPA
    Oct27

    IPN slams Yushchenko’s comparison of AK and UPA

    Poland’s Institute of National Remembrance (IPN) has slammed parallels drawn by Ukrainian President Viktor Yushchenko between Poland’s WWII underground Home Army (AK) and the Ukrainian Insurgent Army (UPA). …read more Source: Polskie...

    Kazakhstan and Germany: 25 years of cooperation
    Oct27

    Kazakhstan and Germany: 25 years of cooperation

    The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. Before I came to Kazakhstan in 2011 as the Ambassador of Germany, I had been an ambassador to a big African country, which gained its independence in 1961. Despite good preconditions, this country, because of its experiments with “African socialism,” was...

    Russian wargames played dirty, Nato says
    Oct27

    Russian wargames played dirty, Nato says

    Nato head Jens Stoltenberg has said Russia misled it about the size of Baltic wargames, and warned that the Ukraine conflict remains “fragile”. …read more Source:...

    Kazakhstan adopts new military doctrine
    Oct27

    Kazakhstan adopts new military doctrine

    ASTANA (TCA) — In the new geopolitical realities in the Central Asia region and the world, Kazakhstan has adopted a new Military Doctrine identifying the country’s security threats and ways to counter such threats. We are republishing this article by Anna Gussarova on the issue, originally published by The Jamestown Foundation’s...

    Tel Aviv beach craze makes the jump from paddle ball to fine art
    Oct27

    Tel Aviv beach craze makes the jump from paddle ball to fine art

    An exhibition inspired by and lovingly devoted to beach bats makes its way across Ukraine, bringing the Mediterranean spirit to the Black Sea The post Tel Aviv beach craze makes the jump from paddle ball to fine art appeared first on The Times of Israel. …read more Source: The Times of...

    Why deny the Ukrainian Nazi connection?
    Oct27

    Why deny the Ukrainian Nazi connection?

    The Russian Embassy in Ottawa has created quite the controversy with its latest tweets about Nazi monuments in Canada. “There are monumets (sic) to Nazi collaborators in Canada and nobody is doing anything about it,” one of the tweets noted. A monument in Oakville commemorates those who served with the 14th SS Galizien Division (aka 1st...

    The Roots of the Dem’s Russia Obsession
    Oct27

    The Roots of the Dem’s Russia Obsession

    Daniel Greenfield, a Shillman Journalism Fellow at the Freedom Center, is an investigative journalist and writer focusing on the radical left and Islamic terrorism. Five years ago, Mitt Romney was hammering Barack Obama for being soft on Russia. And Obama was ridiculing him as a Cold War fossil. The Russia exchanges may seem confusing today, but...

    US draws up list of Russian firms under sanctions law
    Oct27

    US draws up list of Russian firms under sanctions law

    The US State Department on Thursday submitted to lawmakers a list of Russian companies with ties to the military and intelligence services that could face sanctions. A spokeswoman said the list would be made public in the coming days to allow American firms and individuals time to put an end to any business they are doing with the firms. In July,...

    EDB accounts for 60% of private sector financing by MDBs for CIS countries
    Oct27

    EDB accounts for 60% of private sector financing by MDBs for CIS countries

    BISHKEK (TCA) — In Q3 2017, multilateral development banks (MDBs) approved CIS project financing for a total of US$ 1.5 billion, including 60% of sovereign funding and 40% of private sector funding, according to Eurasian Development Bank’s (EDB) Analytical Review. In Q3 2017, investment project financing originated by MDBs in the CIS...

    Belatedly, Trump admin finishes list of off-limits Russians
    Oct27

    Belatedly, Trump admin finishes list of off-limits Russians

    WASHINGTON — The Trump administration gave Congress on Thursday a list of Russian officials who may soon become off-limits to anyone who wants to avoid U.S. sanctions, as criticism mounted over the administration’s tardy execution of new penalties on Moscow. Anders Fogh Rasmussen, the former NATO chief and adviser to Ukraine’s leader,...