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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Trump’s Foreign Policy Chaos
    Jan23

    Trump’s Foreign Policy Chaos

    In August 2014, Pope Francis warned a group of journalists that “we are in a world at war everywhere.” He recalled: “A man said to me, ‘Father, we are in World War III, but spread out in small pockets everywhere.’ He was right.” The pope’s conclusion was partly a reflection of the time. Because August 2014 marked one hundred years...

    PACE winter plenary part-session kicks off
    Jan23

    PACE winter plenary part-session kicks off

    There have also been a requests for an urgent debate on the functioning of democratic institutions in Turkey and for a current affairs debate on the situation in Syria and its effects upon surrounding countries. Addressing the Assembly will be Nicos Anastasiades, President of Cyprus, Klaus Iohannis, President of Romania, and Johannes Hahn,...

    Kremlin says expects to agree date for Trump-Putin phone call soon
    Jan23

    Kremlin says expects to agree date for Trump-Putin phone call soon

    Russian President Vladimir Putin takes part in a video link, dedicated to the start of natural gas supplying from mainland Russia to Crimea, in Moscow, Russia, December 27, 2016. Photo: Sputnik via Reuters MOSCOW: The Kremlin said on Monday it expected to soon agree a date for the first phone call between President Vladimir Putin and US President...

    France ex-PM Fillon says Georgia and Ukraine have no place in EU, NATO
    Jan23

    France ex-PM Fillon says Georgia and Ukraine have no place in EU, NATO

    He also called the announcements of politicians urging Kiev and Tbilisi to be provided with membership as “irresponsible”. …read more Source:...

    Kiraki: Integration or assimilation? Ethnic minorities do not maintain traditions
    Jan23

    Kiraki: Integration or assimilation? Ethnic minorities do not maintain traditions

    Another issue of Kiraki (Sunday) program is dedicated to the ethnic minorities living in Armenia. The RA National Assembly ratified the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination in 1993. According to the data of 2011 census, 57 thousand representatives of ethnic minority live in Armenia. The biggest community among the...

    Young Kazakh Entrepreneur Set to Build Wine Culture
    Jan23

    Young Kazakh Entrepreneur Set to Build Wine Culture

    The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. ASTANA – A young Kazakh-born entrepreneur is building a thriving wine exporting business in Spain and striving to make fine Spanish wine available for Kazakh customers. Shukhrat Khakimov Shukhrat Khakimov was only 21 and barely spoke any foreign language when he...

    Eastern European countries back NATO support against Russia
    Jan23

    Eastern European countries back NATO support against Russia

    ALISON STEWART, PBS NEWSHOUR WEEKEND ANCHOR: To discuss the security situation in Europe, I am joined from Warsaw by Paul Jones, the American ambassador to Poland. He’s a career foreign service officer appointed by President Obama in 2015 and is staying on with the Trump administration. Ambassador, what is your reaction to the Kremlin...

    Trump’s ‘alternative facts’ could put lives at risk
    Jan23

    Trump’s ‘alternative facts’ could put lives at risk

    “Alternative facts” could kill, warn national security and other government veterans, and eventually could unravel the fabric of democracy and America’s standing in the world.This weekend, it was crowd size. By next week, it could be how many troops were killed, and who was responsible for the attack. Or how successful the American response...

    Kasait, Kiptarus win Kericho Cross Country titles
    Jan22

    Kasait, Kiptarus win Kericho Cross Country titles

    Philip Yegon @Peoplesport11 Lilian Kasait and little-known Dominic Kiptarus won the senior women and men10km race respectively during the Fourth Edition of Kericho County Cross Country Championships at Kiptere Primary School. Kasait from Londiani Athletic Club who bagged a gold medal in 3,000m World Youth Championship, Donetsk, Ukraine in 2013...

    Trump looms large as Canada, allies finalize plans for NATO mission to Latvia
    Jan22

    Trump looms large as Canada, allies finalize plans for NATO mission to Latvia

    OTTAWA — President Donald Trump will loom large when representatives from several NATO countries gather here this week to finalize plans for deployment of a Canadian-led battle group to Latvia starting in the spring. But at least one senior official from the eastern European nation is counselling calm. Canada agreed last year to lead one of four...