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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Fleeing Chechens stranded at door to EU
    Jan17

    Fleeing Chechens stranded at door to EU

    With Moscow turning a blind eye to President Kadyrov’s oppression, many Chechens seek asylum in Europe with some said they were punished in Chechnya for refusing to join Kadyrov’s men, including to fight in Syria and eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: World...

    Interview with Svyatoslav Vakarchuk (the lead vocalist of Okean Elzy)
    Jan17

    Interview with Svyatoslav Vakarchuk (the lead vocalist of Okean Elzy)

    Slava Vakarchuk is the lead vocalist of Okean Elzy, the most successful post-Soviet rock band in Ukraine. (Святосла́в Іва́нович Вакарчу́к український музикант, вокаліст, лідер рок-гурту “Океан Ельзи», композитор, громадський діяч. Заслужений артист України , народний депутат України 6-го скликання (від 2007 до 2008). Кандидат...

    Europe, NATO hit back at Trump
    Jan17

    Europe, NATO hit back at Trump

    EU heavyweights Germany and France led a sharp European response to US President-elect Donald Trump Monday after he branded NATO “obsolete” and said more countries would leave the EU after Britain. In a hard-hitting interview with two European newspapers, Trump unleashed a volley of verbal attacks on Europe and criticised German Chancellor Angela...

    Trump Called Russia America’s ‘Biggest Problem’ In 2014
    Jan17

    Trump Called Russia America’s ‘Biggest Problem’ In 2014

    Donald Trump may now gush that Russia is doing “great things,” but as recently as 2014 he called the nation America’s “biggest problem.” Trump also suggested imposing tough economic sanctions on Russia in the wake of its February invasion of the Crimea that year. He disdainfully scoffed at the media for failing to take the threat of Russia...

    Europe, NATO hit back at Trump
    Jan17

    Europe, NATO hit back at Trump

    BRUSSELS (AFP) – EU heavyweights Germany and France led a sharp European response to US President-elect Donald Trump Monday after he branded NATO obsolete and said more countries would leave the EU after Britain.In a hard-hitting interview with two European newspapers, Trump unleashed a volley of verbal attacks on Europe and criticised...

    Poroshenko Warns Delays Causing Disillusionment With EU In Ukraine
    Jan17

    Poroshenko Warns Delays Causing Disillusionment With EU In Ukraine

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko warned that Ukrainians may become disillusioned with their pro-European path if the European Union further delays closer integration with Kyiv. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Is Trump the New Reagan?
    Jan17

    Is Trump the New Reagan?

    Since World War II, the two men who have most terrified this city by winning the presidency are Ronald Reagan and Donald Trump. And they have much in common. Both came out of the popular culture, Reagan out of Hollywood, Trump out of a successful reality TV show. Both possessed the gifts of showmen — extraordinarily valuable political assets in a...

    Europe, NATO hit back at Trump
    Jan17

    Europe, NATO hit back at Trump

    PARIS: With fears growing in Europe over Donald Trump’s commitment to the transatlantic alliance and over signs he will pivot towards Russia, German Chancellor Angela Merkel warns that Europe now has to take responsibility for itself EU heavyweights Germany and France led a sharp European response to US President-elect Donald Trump Monday...

    Strategic deception integral part of Russian military doctrine, says Russia expert András Rácz
    Jan17

    Strategic deception integral part of Russian military doctrine, says Russia expert András Rácz

    Benjamin NovakStrategic deception integral part of Russian military doctrine, says Russia expert András Rácz “The very close contacts between Russian and Hungarian leadership are unprecedented, in particular since the outbreak of the war in Ukraine. This is an absolutely unusual phenomenon. . . . From the Russian side it makes perfect sense to...

    Biden calls for Russia sanctions to stay as Trump moots deal
    Jan17

    Biden calls for Russia sanctions to stay as Trump moots deal

    Biden said sanctions should be lifted only after Russia had fully implemented a peace deal on ending a separatist rebellion in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Eyewitness...