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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Russia Detains Ukrainian Man With Ties To Crimea Blockade Activists
    Feb17

    Russia Detains Ukrainian Man With Ties To Crimea Blockade Activists

    Russian authorities say they have detained a Ukrainian member of a Crimean-Tatar activist group that has led a blockade of the annexed peninsula. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Basilashvili stuns Karlovic
    Feb17

    Basilashvili stuns Karlovic

    WASHINGTON — Georgia’s Nikoloz Basilashvili upset Croatian top seed Ivo Karlovic 7-6 (7-2), 6-3, Thursday to reach the quarterfinals of the ATP Memphis Open. A week shy of his 25th birthday, the world No. 67 won all 37 of his first-serve points and took only 69 minutes to dispatch hard-serving 37-year-old Karlovic, ranked 20th....

    Analysis: Afghan Talks Reflect Russian Moves to Expand Global Influence
    Feb17

    Analysis: Afghan Talks Reflect Russian Moves to Expand Global Influence

    With the Trump administration still stitching together its foreign policy, priorities and staff, Russia seems intent on expanding its once-shrunken sphere of influence by exploiting gaps in America’s overseas presence. It’s been a globe-spanning effort, with Russian leader Vladimir Putin using muscle in places like Ukraine and Syria...

    3 Years After the Revolution, Peace Remains Elusive in Ukraine
    Feb17

    3 Years After the Revolution, Peace Remains Elusive in Ukraine

    KYIV, Ukraine—It’s cold, and I’m alone. I walk along Khreshchatyk, this city’s main boulevard. The street lights cast shadows on the ground, concealing patches of slippery ice and trampled snow. I walk thoughtfully and carefully, unable to clearly see the obstacles in my path. As is so often the case in a foreign country, even...

    1 million children in war-torn eastern Ukraine in desperate need of aid: UN
    Feb17

    1 million children in war-torn eastern Ukraine in desperate need of aid: UN

    United Nations officials say 1 million children urgently need humanitarian aid in eastern Ukraine, and the number has nearly doubled in a year. …read more Source: Global...

    Analysis: Afghan Talks Reflect Russian Moves to Expand Global Influence
    Feb17

    Analysis: Afghan Talks Reflect Russian Moves to Expand Global Influence

    With the Trump administration still stitching together its foreign policy, priorities and staff, Russia seems intent on expanding its once-shrunken sphere of influence by exploiting gaps in America’s overseas presence. It’s been a globe-spanning effort, with Russian leader Vladimir Putin using muscle in places like Ukraine and Syria...

    Ukraine rebels accuse OSCE of aiding Kiev forces (AFP)
    Feb17

    Ukraine rebels accuse OSCE of aiding Kiev forces (AFP)

    Lugansk (Ukraine) (AFP) – Ukraine’s Russian-backed insurgents on Friday accused a top official in the Organisation for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) of aiding Kiev’s forces in the 34-month war. …read more Source: The West...

    UN: 1 million children in eastern Ukraine urgently need aid
    Feb17

    UN: 1 million children in eastern Ukraine urgently need aid

    UNITED NATIONS (AP) ” United Nations officials say 1 million children urgently need humanitarian aid in eastern Ukraine, and the number has nearly doubled in a year.The U.N.’s children’s agency, UNICEF, reported the statistic Friday.More… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    1 million children in eastern Ukraine urgently need aid: UNICEF
    Feb17

    1 million children in eastern Ukraine urgently need aid: UNICEF

    United Nations officials say 1 million children urgently need humanitarian aid in eastern Ukraine, and the number has nearly doubled in a year. …read more Source: CTV...

    UN: 1 million children in eastern Ukraine urgently need aid
    Feb17

    UN: 1 million children in eastern Ukraine urgently need aid

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