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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Juncker: Trump wasn’t aggressive in saying Germany was ‘very bad’
    May26

    Juncker: Trump wasn’t aggressive in saying Germany was ‘very bad’

    TAORMINA, Italy — Jean-Claude Juncker appeared to confirm reports that Donald Trump had complained in private about Germany being “very bad†for selling so many cars to the United States. The European Commission president described a “very frankly constructed meeting†with the U.S. president...

    EU’s Tusk calls on G7 to maintain Russia sanctions
    May26

    EU’s Tusk calls on G7 to maintain Russia sanctions

    European Union president Donald Tusk called Friday on G7 leaders to maintain sanctions on Russia over the conflict in Ukraine, but the White House said it did not yet “have a position” on the issue …read more Source: The Daily...

    Russia Warns Citizens against Visiting UK over Terror Threat
    May26

    Russia Warns Citizens against Visiting UK over Terror Threat

    Russian authorities on Friday warned its citizens against visiting Britain after London raised its threat level in the wake of the Manchester suicide attack. “The Russian embassy in Great Britain recommends Russian citizens refrain from travelling to the country, especially from visiting major cities, if such trips are not absolutely necessary,”...

    “Former people” according to State Security classification exist even today
    May26

    “Former people” according to State Security classification exist even today

    The premiere of a new book entitled “Former People according to State Security Classification” brought together hundreds of people who still crave for justice because of the unpunished crimes of communism. The book’s first print run has been sold out for just a week. “Former people” was a label put on industrialists, clerics,...

    This Turkish Businessman Is At The Heart Of Mike Flynn’s Foreign Entanglements
    May26

    This Turkish Businessman Is At The Heart Of Mike Flynn’s Foreign Entanglements

    Ousted national security adviser Michael Flynn has kept out of sight as the federal investigation into his foreign ties ramps up. He’s eschewed public appearances and communicated almost exclusively through his team of lawyers since he was forced out of the Trump administration in February. Flynn’s former lobbying client, however, is...

    Lawyer wins human rights award for helping Tartars
    May26

    Lawyer wins human rights award for helping Tartars

    A leading human rights lawyer, jailed for helping ethnic Tartars in Crimea, has won a prestigious award organised by the Irish-based human rights group Front Line Defenders. …read more Source: RTÉ...

    IMF sets tough new Ukraine loan demands
    May26

    IMF sets tough new Ukraine loan demands

    KIEV: The International Monetary Fund said on Friday it will only release a new tranche payment to Ukraine once parliament approves a long-stalled pension system overhaul and land privatization legislation. The IMF said after completing its latest mission to the war-torn country that Ukraine’s economy was continuing to recover from a dire...

    IMF urges Ukraine to stick with reform effort
    May26

    IMF urges Ukraine to stick with reform effort

    …read more Source: Financial Times

    Boxing tournament in Grodno gathers athletes from 9 countries
    May26

    Boxing tournament in Grodno gathers athletes from 9 countries

    The tournament has kicked off at the recreation center Prival in Grodno with the participation of athletes from Belarus, Russia, Ukraine, Poland, Moldova, China, Italy, Cyprus and Sweden. …read more Source:...

    Ukrainians Say FBI Questioning Them About Manafort—At Last
    May26

    Ukrainians Say FBI Questioning Them About Manafort—At Last

    KIEV—The Ukrainian parliamentarian Mustafa Nayyem says the FBI has come to him at last, asking about Paul Manafort, who had a long record as a political operative serving pro-Russian figures here before he became the campaign manager for Donald Trump last year. at The Daily Beast. …read more Source: The Daily...