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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Gorbachev Blames ‘Greedy’ Russian, Ukrainian Leaders For 1991 Soviet Collapse
    Dec07

    Gorbachev Blames ‘Greedy’ Russian, Ukrainian Leaders For 1991 Soviet Collapse

    Mikhail Gorbachev has blamed the late Russian President Boris Yeltsin and other politicians for the 1991 collapse of the Soviet Union, saying that their hunger for power destroyed the country. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    NATO boss urges West to maintain pressure on Russia over Ukraine
    Dec07

    NATO boss urges West to maintain pressure on Russia over Ukraine

    NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg urged the international community on Wednesday to maintain pressure on Russia over the Ukraine crisis. …read more Source:...

    Manchester United not giving up on Premier League, insists Mkhitaryan
    Dec07

    Manchester United not giving up on Premier League, insists Mkhitaryan

    Henrikh Mkhitaryan has insisted that Manchester United are not yet willing to abandon hope in their Premier League campaign. Jose Mourinho’s side are 13 points behind leaders Chelsea after only 14 matches and nine adrift of fourth-placed City, having won only two of their last nine games in the competition. Mkhitaryan, however, says United...

    Trump Is Already Implementing an Autocratic Foreign Policy
    Dec07

    Trump Is Already Implementing an Autocratic Foreign Policy

    The government of China doesn’t know what to make of Donald Trump, which is exactly what the president-elect prefers. Last week, he broke a decades-long diplomatic understanding with the country when he spoke by phone with the president of Taiwan, Tsai Ing-wen. Trump tweeted that Tsai “CALLED ME,” and Vice President–elect Mike Pence...

    Ukrainian aircraft maker tweets Air Force One offer to Trump
    Dec07

    Ukrainian aircraft maker tweets Air Force One offer to Trump

    The Ukrainian producer of the world’s largest aircraft offers to build a plane for Donald Trump, after the US President-elect said an order with Boeing for a new Air Force One should be scrapped. …read more Source: ABC...

    Demonetization: Foreign govts unhappy over cash crunch, may take reciprocal measures
    Dec07

    Demonetization: Foreign govts unhappy over cash crunch, may take reciprocal measures

    Anguished over restrictions on withdrawals by their embassies, many foreign governments are contemplating reciprocal measures against Indian missions abroad terming the measures as a “serious breach” of Vienna Convention. In strong comments, Frank Hans Dannenberg Castellanos, Dean of Diplomatic Corps who represents the voice of 157...

    NATO calls for maintenance of sanctions on Russia
    Dec07

    NATO calls for maintenance of sanctions on Russia

    NATO has called for the maintenance of sanctions imposed on Russia over the crisis in Ukraine, claiming that the move is necessary to force Moscow to demonstrate its commitment regarding a ceasefire agreement on Ukraine. …read more Source: Iran...

    NATO urges continued pressure against Russia over Ukraine
    Dec07

    NATO urges continued pressure against Russia over Ukraine

    Ed AdamczykBRUSSELS, Dec. 7 (UPI) — NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said that economic pressure on Russia over its involvement in Ukraine must be sustained. …read more Source: United Press...

    NATO urges continued sanctions on Russia over Ukraine (AFP)
    Dec07

    NATO urges continued sanctions on Russia over Ukraine (AFP)

    Brussels (AFP) – Damaging EU economic sanctions imposed on Russia over the Ukraine crisis must be kept in place to force Moscow to meet its Minsk ceasefire commitments, NATO head Jens Stoltenberg said Wednesday. …read more Source: The West...

    Contact group on Ukraine to reconvene in Minsk on 21 December
    Dec07

    Contact group on Ukraine to reconvene in Minsk on 21 December

    “The next conference will be held in two weeks, on 21 December,” said the OSCE’s special representative in the trilateral contact group on resolving the conflict in Ukraine’s east Martin Sajdik. …read more Source:...