: :inin Kyiv (EET)

Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Pressure builds on Trudeau government to launch Ukraine peacekeeping mission
    Nov09

    Pressure builds on Trudeau government to launch Ukraine peacekeeping mission

    The Trudeau government is facing increasing pressure to take a leadership role in war-torn eastern Ukraine by spearheading a UN peacekeeping mission to help stabilize the conflict between Kiev and Russian-backed belligerents. Growing support within Canada for such a deployment comes as the Liberals prepare to unveil a pledge to commit troops to...

    World War 3? UN ‘deeply concerned’ about Russia targeting ‘critical infrastructure’
    Nov09

    World War 3? UN ‘deeply concerned’ about Russia targeting ‘critical infrastructure’

    THE UN is “deeply concerned” about Russia targeting “critical infrastructure” in Ukraine, the body has claimed. …read more Source:...

    U.S. Judge Imposes Gag Order In Case Against Former Trump Aide Manafort
    Nov09

    U.S. Judge Imposes Gag Order In Case Against Former Trump Aide Manafort

    A U.S. judge on November 8 imposed a gag order in the criminal case of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, barring anyone involved in the case from making public statements that might taint it. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    NATO to Increase Cyber Weapon Usage to Combat ‘Resurgent’ Russia
    Nov09

    NATO to Increase Cyber Weapon Usage to Combat ‘Resurgent’ Russia

    Brussels, Nov 9: Members of the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation (NATO) agreed to increase the use of cyber weaponry and tactics during military operations in a bid to combat a resurgent Russia. Reports claim the alliance has also agreed to upgrade other capabilities with the same motive as following Russia’s annexation of Crimea in 2014,...

    US defence chief meets NATO to discuss Daesh, Afghanistan

    NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg (L) talks to US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis (C) and Britain’s Secretary of State for Defence Gavin Williamson (R) as they pose for a family photo during a NATO defence ministers’ meeting at the NATO headquarters in Brussels, November 8, 2017. AFP/John Thys BRUSSELS: With Daesh crumbling in Iraq...

    Serbia summons envoy to Ukraine for consultations
    Nov09

    Serbia summons envoy to Ukraine for consultations

    Move comes after Ukraine’s ambassador to Serbia said Russia is using Serbia to ‘provoke a new war in the Balkans’ …read more Source: Anadolu...

    New House Caucus Stands Against Communism and for Its Victims
    Nov09

    New House Caucus Stands Against Communism and for Its Victims

    Members of Congress have created a new caucus to recognize and remember everyone who has suffered at the hands of communism and for those who still live under communism in the countries where it still exists. The Victims of Communism Caucus, announced Nov. 7, will advocate for people currently fighting against communist regimes in China, Cuba,...

    Nato to increase cyber weaponry to combat Russia
    Nov09

    Nato to increase cyber weaponry to combat Russia

    BRUSSELS: Nato members agreed Wednesday to increase the use of cyber weaponry and tactics during military operations, with the alliance also upgrading other capabilities to combat a resurgent Russia. The changes are part of the alliance’s biggest shakeup since the Cold War, with defence ministers backing the creation of two new command...

    Nato allies agree on new military headquarters
    Nov09

    Nato allies agree on new military headquarters

    Nato allies backed plans yesterday for two new military headquarters to help protect Europe in the event of a conflict with Russia, laying the ground for the US-led alliance’s biggest expansion in decades.Hoping to add to its deterrent factor against Russia, North Atlantic Treaty Organisation (Nato) defence ministers agreed to create an...

    NATO Backs Plan to Improve Command of Its Forces
    Nov09

    NATO Backs Plan to Improve Command of Its Forces

    Wary of a belligerent and unpredictable Russia, NATO is expanding its operations for the first time since the end of the Cold War and drawing up plans to improve the way the military alliance commands and deploys its forces. NATO defense ministers Wednesday endorsed a proposal to create two new commands: one to protect sea lanes ferrying troops...