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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Lithuania against Serbia’s EU admission?
    Jul18

    Lithuania against Serbia’s EU admission?

    Lithuanian Foreign Minister Linas Antanas Linkevicius has asked why Ukraine is unable to move closer to the EU, while Serbia can, the Beta agency reported this on Tuesday, citing the US website Politico. Linkevicius thinks the organization’s enlargement policy, i.e., “the EU membership perspective,” lacks “a certain balance – countries...

    Corker: Russia sanctions could move before August recess
    Jul18

    Corker: Russia sanctions could move before August recess

    The implosion of Senate Republicans’ Obamacare repeal push could clear space for a bipartisan deal on long-stalled sanctions against Russia to make it to President Donald Trump’s desk as soon as this month, a key GOP chairman said Tuesday. The Russia sanctions package has been mired in the House after passing the Senate with 98 votes,...

    The Mirror of Justice in Russia
    Jul18

    The Mirror of Justice in Russia

    Few would argue with the propositions that Russia is an authoritarian, personalized, and centralized state managed through corroded and changeable structures. If, as again most observers, Russian or not, suppose, President Putin secures a further term in the Kremlin in March 2018 and therefore in principle remains the linchpin of the present...

    Separatists Proclaim New State To Replace All Of Ukraine
    Jul18

    Separatists Proclaim New State To Replace All Of Ukraine

    MOSCOW (AP) — Separatists in eastern Ukraine on Tuesday proclaimed a new state that aspires to include not only the areas they control but also the rest of the country. But Russia, their chief backer, sought to play down the announcement, saying it was merely part of public discussion. The surprise announcement in the rebel stronghold of Donetsk...

    Pro-Russia rebel leader unveils plan to abolish Ukraine
    Jul18

    Pro-Russia rebel leader unveils plan to abolish Ukraine

    Further blow for peace talks as Zakharchenko proposes new state called ‘Malorossiya’ …read more Source: Financial...

    Ukraine rebels announce new ‘state’ (AFP)
    Jul18

    Ukraine rebels announce new ‘state’ (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Russian-backed rebels fighting against Kiev on Tuesday announced a plan to create a new “state” they said would take the place of Ukraine and have its capital in their territory. …read more Source: The West...

    Hungarian prime minister acknowledges his country’s ‘sin’ of abandoning its Jews to the Nazis
    Jul18

    Hungarian prime minister acknowledges his country’s ‘sin’ of abandoning its Jews to the Nazis

    Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, left, and his Hungarian counterpart, Viktor Orban, at a joint news conference at the parliament in Budapest, July 18, 2017. (Karoly Arvai/AFP/Getty Images) (JTA) — Hungary committed a “sin” in not protecting its Jewish citizens during World War II and collaborating with the Nazis, the country’s...

    Separatists proclaim a new state to replace all of Ukraine
    Jul18

    Separatists proclaim a new state to replace all of Ukraine

    Separatists in eastern Ukraine on Tuesday proclaimed a new state that aspires to include not only the areas they control but also the rest of the country. But Russia, their chief backer, sought to play down the announcement, saying it was merely part of public discussion. The post Separatists proclaim a new state to replace all of Ukraine...

    Anger in Kyiv as Ukraine rebels proclaim ‘Little Russia’
    Jul18

    Anger in Kyiv as Ukraine rebels proclaim ‘Little Russia’

    The leader of a pro-Russian separatist group says he wants to carve a new state from rebel-held territory in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Separatists Declare New State to Replace Ukraine
    Jul18

    Separatists Declare New State to Replace Ukraine

    From ASHARQ AL-AWSAT English. Separatists loyal to Russia announced on Tuesday plans to abolish Ukraine and replace it with a new state in what … continue reading Separatists Declare New State to Replace Ukraine …read more Source: ASHARQ...