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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Russian Energy Minister Downplays Fallout From Siemens Turbines Controversy
    Jul24

    Russian Energy Minister Downplays Fallout From Siemens Turbines Controversy

    Russia’s energy minister downplayed any risk to the country’s oil sector following the disputed delivery of gas turbines built by Siemens to the Crimea peninsula. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Grandiose Gabala International Music Festival is ready for opening
    Jul24

    Grandiose Gabala International Music Festival is ready for opening

    During 29 July to 3 August 2017, the 9th International Music Festival will take place in Gabala. Eminent musicians, artistic groups, soloists and conductors from Azerbaijan, Austria, Russia, Turkey, Ukraine, Israel and other countries will participate in the Festival …read more Source: Azerbaijan State News...

    Russian Army Arrives at Ukraine Border as U.S. Fears Over ‘Hot War’ Simmer
    Jul24

    Russian Army Arrives at Ukraine Border as U.S. Fears Over ‘Hot War’ Simmer

    At least nine Ukrainian soldiers have died in 72 hours. …read more Source:...

    Exclusive: Germany wants more EU sanctions on Russia over Siemens Crimea turbines – sources
    Jul24

    Exclusive: Germany wants more EU sanctions on Russia over Siemens Crimea turbines – sources

    BRUSSELS – 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… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine leader slams Russia over arms given to rebels (AFP)
    Jul24

    Ukraine leader slams Russia over arms given to rebels (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on Monday demanded Russia’s Vladimir Putin halt arms supplies to rebels as the leaders of France and Germany tried to revive a peace plan. …read more Source: The West...

    Kushner says met Russians four times, denies collusion
    Jul24

    Kushner says met Russians four times, denies collusion

    WASHINGTON (AFP) – Senior White House adviser Jared Kushner said Monday he had contacts with Russian officials four times during his father-in-law Donald Trumps presidential campaign but denied any collusion, hours before facing grilling by senators as part of the probe into alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 election.In a statement he...

    Germany, France, Russia, Ukraine Vow To Implement Peace Plan
    Jul24

    Germany, France, Russia, Ukraine Vow To Implement Peace Plan

    MOSCOW (AP) — The leaders of France, Germany, Russia and Ukraine have vowed to go ahead with a peace plan for eastern Ukraine. France, Germany and Russia have mediated talks between the Ukrainian government and Russia-backed rebels who have been fighting since April 2014 in a conflict that has killed more than 10,000 people. Ukrainian President...

    Germany, France, Russia, Ukraine vow to implement peace plan
    Jul24

    Germany, France, Russia, Ukraine vow to implement peace plan

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko’s office said that French President Emmanuel Macron, German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Russian President Vladimir Putin held a phone call Monday and vowed to help implement the peace deal they had brokered. …read more Source: San Francisco...

    US Congress to vote on Russia sanctions
    Jul24

    US Congress to vote on Russia sanctions

    WASHINGTON D.C.: The US Congress is poised to approve tough new sanctions on Russia, Iran and North Korea this week after reaching a compromise deal, which the White House indicated Sunday (Monday in Manila) it could support. In mid-June, the Senate overwhelmingly passed tough sanctions on Moscow and Tehran, but the text stalled in the House of...

    Texas man is crowdfunding his fight for Russia in Ukraine
    Jul24

    Texas man is crowdfunding his fight for Russia in Ukraine

    Austin man Russell Bentley has raised thousands of dollars online to support his efforts in Ukraine on behalf of Russia. …read more Source: The Houston...