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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Is martial law just a matter of time?
    Feb03

    Is martial law just a matter of time?

    President Rodrigo “Digong” Duterte won the presidency hands down by 39% plurality and 16.6 million votes. His closest rival, Mar Roxas, got 23.4%, which is only 9.9 million votes. Not only did Duterte win the presidency, he also took control of the House of Representatives when a vast majority of congressmen from other parties – there were only...

    Vladmir Putin: US condemns Russia’s ‘aggressive actions’ in Ukraine
    Feb03

    Vladmir Putin: US condemns Russia’s ‘aggressive actions’ in Ukraine

    her first public remarks at the Security Council, Haley asserted that US sanctions imposed on Russia over its 2014 annexation of Crimea would remain in place until Moscow gave back the peninsula to Ukraine. US Ambassador Nikki Haley on Thursday condemned Russia’s “aggressive actions” in Ukraine and pledged strong US support to...

    Hungary’s Orban denounces ‘anti-Russian atmosphere’ as he  cements closer ties with Putin
    Feb03

    Hungary’s Orban denounces ‘anti-Russian atmosphere’ as he cements closer ties with Putin

    Russian President Vladimir Putin and Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban have cemented closer ties at talks, amid growing EU rifts over sanctions against Moscow because of its meddling in Ukraine. The Budapest meeting on Thursday with the right-wing Orban – who wants the European Union to lift its punitive measures – was...

    US Blasts Russia over Ukraine in UN Debate
    Feb03

    US Blasts Russia over Ukraine in UN Debate

    The new US ambassador to the United Nations made her Security Council debut on Thursday with a condemnation of what she described as Russian aggression in Ukraine. …read more Source: Latin American Herald...

    The Coming Clash With Iran
    Feb03

    The Coming Clash With Iran

    When Gen. Michael Flynn marched into the White House Briefing Room to declare that “we are officially putting Iran on notice,” he drew a red line for President Trump. In tweeting the threat, Trump agreed. His credibility is now on the line. And what triggered this virtual ultimatum? Iran-backed Houthi rebels, said Flynn, attacked a Saudi warship...

    US condemns ‘aggressive’ Russia as Ukraine fighting continues
    Feb03

    US condemns ‘aggressive’ Russia as Ukraine fighting continues

    Ukrainian servicemen in the town of Avdiivka on Feb 1, 2017. AFP Photo U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley condemned Russia’s “aggressive actions” in eastern Ukraine on Thursday and warned Moscow that U.S. sanctions imposed after its annexation of Crimea will remain until the peninsula is returned to Ukraine. But the new American envoy tempered her...

    Fugitive Kazakh banker Ablyazov faces new charge in Kazakhstan
    Feb03

    Fugitive Kazakh banker Ablyazov faces new charge in Kazakhstan

    ASTANA (TCA) — Kazakhstan’s Anticorruption Bureau on February 2 said that fugitive Kazakh tycoon Mukhtar Ablyazov has been charged with the creation of an international criminal community and summoned to the bureau’s headquarters in Astana by February 10, RFE/RL’s Kazakh Service reported. The 53-year-old former head of...

    US condemns ‘aggressive’ Russia as Ukraine fighting continues
    Feb03

    US condemns ‘aggressive’ Russia as Ukraine fighting continues

    U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley condemned Russia’s “aggressive actions” in eastern Ukraine on Thursday and warned Moscow that U.S. sanctions imposed after its annexation of Crimea will remain until the peninsula is returned to Ukraine. …read more Source: France...

    US condemns ‘aggressive’ Russia as Ukraine fighting continues
    Feb03

    US condemns ‘aggressive’ Russia as Ukraine fighting continues

    U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley condemned Russia’s “aggressive actions” in eastern Ukraine on Thursday and warned Moscow that U.S. sanctions imposed after its annexation of Crimea will remain until the peninsula is returned to Ukraine. …read more Source: France...

    US condemns Russia’s ‘aggressive actions’ in Ukraine
    Feb03

    US condemns Russia’s ‘aggressive actions’ in Ukraine

    UNITED NATIONS: US Ambassador Nikki Haley on Thursday condemned Russia’s “aggressive actions” in Ukraine and pledged strong US support to Kiev even as the new US administration seeks to improve ties with Russia. “We do want to better our relations with Russia. However the dire situation in eastern Ukraine is one that...