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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    US welcomes MH17 inquiry, notes Russian link
    Sep29

    US welcomes MH17 inquiry, notes Russian link

    The United States welcomed Wednesday the preliminary results of a criminal inquiry into the downing of flight MH17 over Ukraine, saying it supported Washington’s suspicions of Russian involvement. (FILES) — A file photo taken on July 18, 2014 shows a piece of wreckage of the Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 pictured in Shaktarsk, eastern...

    Azerbaijan, Ukraine eye production of anti-tank missile systems
    Sep29

    Azerbaijan, Ukraine eye production of anti-tank missile systems

    Ukraine and Azerbaijan have discussed the possibility of manufacturing anti-missile systems at the Azerbaijani enterprises, the press service of the company UkrSpecExport said on September 28. …read more Source:...

    Russia Dismisses Accusations of MH17 Responsibility
    Sep29

    Russia Dismisses Accusations of MH17 Responsibility

    Russia has dismissed accusations by international investigators that the downing of passenger jet MH17 over Ukraine in 2014 was Russia’s responsibility. Since the Malaysian Airlines jet was shot down in eastern Ukraine in 2014, killing all passengers on board, international investigators have sought to find out who was responsible. Ukraine...

    Babyn Yar: Ukraine’s dark anniversary
    Sep29

    Babyn Yar: Ukraine’s dark anniversary

    Ukrainian officials have organized several events to mark the anniversary of the Babyn Yar massacres. Seventy-five years ago, Nazi forces rounded up and shot around 34,000 Jewish residents of Kyiv. David Stern reports. …read more Source:...

    Editorial: Vladimir Putin’s Outlaw State
    Sep29

    Editorial: Vladimir Putin’s Outlaw State

    Mr. Putin’s behavior in Ukraine and Syria violates not only rules designed to promote peace but common human decency. …read more Source: The New York...

    OPEC agrees on modest oil output curbs in first deal since 2008
    Sep29

    OPEC agrees on modest oil output curbs in first deal since 2008

    OPEC agreed on Wednesday modest oil output cuts in the first such deal since 2008, with the group’s leader Saudi Arabia softening its stance on arch-rival Iran amid mounting pressure from low oil prices. Read more: OPEC agrees to limit oil output at 32.5 mn barrels per day “OPEC made an exceptional decision today … After two and a half...

    Babyn Yar: Ukraine’s dark anniversary
    Sep29

    Babyn Yar: Ukraine’s dark anniversary

    Ukrainian officials have organized several events to mark the anniversary of the Babyn Yar massacres. Seventy-five years ago, Nazi forces rounded up and shot around 34,000 Jewish residents of Kyiv. David Stern reports. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    MH17 was downed by Russian Buk missile
    Sep29

    MH17 was downed by Russian Buk missile

    The mystery surrounding the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 may have been resolved. After a two-year criminal probe, the Joint Investigation Team (JIT) has compliled an interim report which indicates that flight MH17 that crashed in eastern Ukraine in July 2014 was shot down by a Russian Buk missile. It’s based on social media posts,...

    Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Thursday 29 Sep 2016
    Sep29

    Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Thursday 29 Sep 2016

    Obama warns 9/11 bill is a ‘mistake’ US president Barack Obama has warned that the decision by Congress to override his veto of a bill which will allow Americans to sue nations for acts of terrorism – opening the gates to litigation against Saudi Arabia over the 9/11 attrocity – is a mistake. Obama said the bill would set...

    Luxury thrives amid misery in Ukraine’s war-torn east (AFP)
    Sep29

    Luxury thrives amid misery in Ukraine’s war-torn east (AFP)

    Donetsk (Ukraine) (AFP) – Fancy restaurants and trendy boutiques stand just blocks away from stuffy bomb shelters where survivors hunker down in eastern Ukraine’s pro-Russian rebel capital city of Donetsk. …read more Source: The West...