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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Joint efforts ‘critical to protect media freedom’
    Jul25

    Joint efforts ‘critical to protect media freedom’

    Several leading media experts have stressed the need for joint efforts to protect media freedom around the world.They were speaking yesterday at the plenary session of an international conference on the threats facing freedom of expression, being held in Doha which will conclude today.Organised by the National Human Rights Committee in...

    Hosszu delights home fans with 200m IM title
    Jul24

    Hosszu delights home fans with 200m IM title

    Katinka Hosszu said defending her women’s 200m individual medley title in front of her home crowd at the world aquatics championships on Monday was an “unforgettable experience”. Hosszu clocked 2min 07.00sec to retain the gold medal with Japan’s Yui Ohashi in silver at 0.91sec and Madisyn Cox of the United States earning bronze,...

    Azerbaijani jiu-jitsu fighters win international tournament
    Jul24

    Azerbaijani jiu-jitsu fighters win international tournament

    Azerbaijani fighters have won an international Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu tournamentin Baku. Azerbaijan topped the medal table of the tournament, followed by the UAE and Russia. The tournament involved 200 fighters from Azerbaijan, Russia, UAE, Qatar, Ukraine and Kazakhstan …read more Source: Azerbaijan State News...

    Kushner denies collusion, insists ‘all actions were proper’
    Jul24

    Kushner denies collusion, insists ‘all actions were proper’

    Jared Kushner arrives on Capitol Hill to testify before the Senate intelligence committee. AFP Photo WASHINGTON: Donald Trump’s son-in-law and top White House advisor Jared Kushner forcefully denied colluding with Moscow to sway the 2016 election Monday, insisting a string of undisclosed meetings with Russian officials were “proper.” “Let...

    Europe Concerned at Impact of US Energy Sanctions on Russia 
    Jul24

    Europe Concerned at Impact of US Energy Sanctions on Russia 

    BRUSSELS – European Union officials are “activating all diplomatic channels” to press home their concerns that looming U.S. energy sanctions against Russia could affect Europe’s energy supplies, a spokesman said Monday. U.S. lawmakers are scheduled to consider the sanctions package as early as Tuesday, and the bill could be sent...

    What Jared Kushner’s Statement Reveals About Russian Methods
    Jul24

    What Jared Kushner’s Statement Reveals About Russian Methods

    In trying to fend off suspicion of collusion with the Kremlin, Donald Trump Jr. and Jared Kushner have recently provided the public with two very interesting documents. Shoving responsibility for any outreach onto the Russian side, the two men have given us with a partial account of Russian methods in approaching the Trump camp in 2016. If the...

    Ukrainian, Russian President Hold Telephone Talks, Along with French, German Leaders
    Jul24

    Ukrainian, Russian President Hold Telephone Talks, Along with French, German Leaders

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko demanded that Russia stop sending weapons to rebels as Poroshenko and the leaders of France, Germany, and Russia discussed a fraying plan to end the 3-year conflict. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Bouncing balls on a hot pan led to a new physics discovery
    Jul24

    Bouncing balls on a hot pan led to a new physics discovery

    It all started when a Ukrainian programmer and aspiring rapper dropped a handful of hydrogel balls on his piping-hot pancake griddle. …read more Source:...

    Germany wants more sanctions on Russia
    Jul24

    Germany wants more sanctions on Russia

    Germany is urging the European Union to add up to four more Russian nationals and companies to the bloc’s sanctions blacklist over Siemens gas turbines delivered to Moscow-annexed Crimea, two sources in Brussels said.The EU has barred its firms from doing business with Crimea since the 2014 annexation, imposed sanctions on Russian...

    NATO Shows Ukraine Support at Sea but War in East Turns Bloody
    Jul24

    NATO Shows Ukraine Support at Sea but War in East Turns Bloody

    The British and Turkish ships dock in Odessa as Kiev warns about a regression into deadly combat. …read more Source:...