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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    US benefits from stable EU, NATO, German official says
    Feb18

    US benefits from stable EU, NATO, German official says

    MUNICH — Germany’s defense chief on Friday hit President Trump’s dismissive attitude toward Washington’s European allies, giving a frosty reception to U.S. envoys at the largest conclave of U.S. and European officials since the inauguration. Trump has offered the most direct challenge to the trans-Atlantic security alliance in...

    UNICEF Says 1 Million Children In Eastern Ukraine Require Urgent Aid
    Feb17

    UNICEF Says 1 Million Children In Eastern Ukraine Require Urgent Aid

    The United Nations says the number of children in urgent need of humanitarian aid in eastern Ukraine has nearly doubled during the past year to 1 million. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine president warns West not to “appease” Russia
    Feb17

    Ukraine president warns West not to “appease” Russia

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko told the Munich Security Conference he had been reassured of Western unity by U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson. …read more Source: Toronto...

    Crimea under Russia: Locals fear more mayhem if forced to return to Ukraine
    Feb17

    Crimea under Russia: Locals fear more mayhem if forced to return to Ukraine

    It has been almost three years since Russia annexed the Ukrainian-governed Crimea, to the outrage of many across the world. …read more Source: FOX...

    Ibra and Dzeko record hat tricks
    Feb17

    Ibra and Dzeko record hat tricks

    LONDON — The goals continued to flow for Manchester United’s Zlatan Ibrahimovic and AS Roma’s Edin Dzeko as they recorded hat tricks to help their teams take commanding leads in the first legs of their Europa League last 32 ties Thursday. United swept aside St Etienne 3-0 at Old Trafford and Roma made light work of last season’s...

    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...

    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...

    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....

    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...