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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Unprecedented resignation in Trump’s administration
    Feb15

    Unprecedented resignation in Trump’s administration

    The White House says President Donald Trump was advised nearly three weeks ago that national security adviser Michael Flynn had misled his vice president about controversial pre-inauguration contacts with a top Russian diplomat. White House spokesman Sean Spicer, speaking Tuesday, said the president and his close advisers had been “reviewing and...

    Home-crowd favorite Berlocq into 2nd round in Buenos Aires
    Feb15

    Home-crowd favorite Berlocq into 2nd round in Buenos Aires

    Argentina’s Carlos Berlocq returns the ball to Italy’s Paolo Lorenzi during the Davis Cup first round tennis match in Buenos Aires, Argentina, on Sunday, February 5, 2017. Berlocq went on to win 4-6, 6-4, 6-1, 3-6, 6-3. Photo: AP BUENOS AIRES: Home-crowd favorite Carlos Berlocq defeated Jozef Kovalik of Slovakia 6-4, 6-4 on Tuesday to...

    Ukraine on edge of energy crisis as Donbas blockade persists
    Feb15

    Ukraine on edge of energy crisis as Donbas blockade persists

    Ukraine is facing rolling blackouts as the country’s thermal power plants suffer deficits of anthracite coal. …read more Source:...

    Trump knew for weeks that aide was being misleading over Russia
    Feb15

    Trump knew for weeks that aide was being misleading over Russia

    US President Donald Trump knew for weeks that national security adviser Michael Flynn had misled the White House about his contacts with Russia but did not immediately force him out, an administration spokesperson said on Tuesday. Trump was informed in late January that Flynn had not told Vice President Mike Pence the whole truth about...

    Trump Expects Russia to Return Crimea to Ukraine: White House
    Feb15

    Trump Expects Russia to Return Crimea to Ukraine: White House

    TEHRAN (Tasnim) – US President Donald Trump made it clear he expects Russia to return Crimea to Ukraine and reduce violence in Ukraine, White House spokesman Sean Spicer said on Tuesday. …read more Source: Tasnim News...

    Trump: President’s campaign aides had repeated contacts with Russian intelligence
    Feb15

    Trump: President’s campaign aides had repeated contacts with Russian intelligence

    The intelligence agencies sought to learn whether the Trump campaign was colluding with the Russians on the hacking or other efforts to influence the election. Phone records and intercepted calls show that members of Donald Trump’s 2016 presidential campaign and other Trump associates had repeated contacts with senior Russian intelligence...

    Europa League: Reunions abound as Man Utd tackle Saint-Etienne
    Feb15

    Europa League: Reunions abound as Man Utd tackle Saint-Etienne

    United remain on track for glory in both the League Cup, where they have reached the final, and the FA Cup. Manchester United’s quest for a trophy treble continues with a meeting against a fallen French giant on Thursday as Saint-Etienne visit Old Trafford in the Europa League’s round of 32.Although United trail leaders Chelsea by 12...

    Trump ‘Expects’ Russia Should Give Crimea Back to Ukraine – Official
    Feb15

    Trump ‘Expects’ Russia Should Give Crimea Back to Ukraine – Official

    White House Spokesperson Sean Spicer said on Tuesday US President Donald Trump expects Russia to return Crimea to Ukraine. At a daily news briefing, Spicer told reporters President Trump has made it …read more Source: Big News...

    Rights Group Says Ukraine Separatists Release Russian LGBT Activist, Musician
    Feb15

    Rights Group Says Ukraine Separatists Release Russian LGBT Activist, Musician

    Human rights workers say a Russian LGBT activist and an associate have returned to Russia after they were detained by Russia-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine. Two representatives of the New York …read more Source: Big News...

    White House tries to insulate Trump from Russia scandal
    Feb15

    White House tries to insulate Trump from Russia scandal

    The White House battled Tuesday to insulate Donald Trump from a scandal over his top aide’s contacts with Russia, as it emerged that the president was aware of the problem for weeks before acting. With calls for an independent investigation gathering pace, the White House admitted that Trump was told three weeks ago that national security...