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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Rare glimpse of Assad family ties to Russia in kids’ stay at seaside camp
    Apr20

    Rare glimpse of Assad family ties to Russia in kids’ stay at seaside camp

    News that Russia hosted the teenage children of Bashar al-Assad at a lavishly-rebuilt Black Sea summer camp in Crimea last year has given a rare glimpse into the personal lives of the Syrian president’s family and his close relationship to Moscow. …read more Source:...

    LIVE. Day 8. Citizens detained in different parts of Yerevan (updated)
    Apr20

    LIVE. Day 8. Citizens detained in different parts of Yerevan (updated)

    13.50 The demonstrators headed by Nikol Pashinyan have reached Kievyan Bridge. Here are three big trucks closing Halabyan-Kievyan bridge road, stating that the cars have been damaged. Drivers joined the march. Yerevan Deputy Police Chief Valery Osipyan told truck drivers that the things they did were not good. 12.57 Nikol Pashinyan and the...

    Participants of "Take a step, refuse Serzh" paralyzed the street  traffic in Yerevan 
    Apr20

    Participants of "Take a step, refuse Serzh" paralyzed the street  traffic in Yerevan 

    ArmInfo.Today, on April 20, the participants of the “Take a step, refuse Serzhu” initiative blocked the roads in almost all parts of the city. Participants marched paralyzed almost the entire city. Everywhere, on all those sections of the city, where protesters block the streets, the police are approaching. However, since the marches...

    Ukraine moves to split church from Russia as elections approach
    Apr20

    Ukraine moves to split church from Russia as elections approach

    Ukraine’s Orthodox Church could become independent of Moscow under the terms of a presidential initiative lawmakers approved on Thursday, a move that President Petro Poroshenko … …read more Source: The Japan...

    U.S. national security aide tells Russia conditions for better ties
    Apr20

    U.S. national security aide tells Russia conditions for better ties

    The new U.S. national security adviser has told Russia’s U.S. ambassador that Moscow must address U.S. concerns on election meddling, the “reckless” nerve-agent attack in Britain, and the situations in Ukraine and Syria before relations can substantially improve. …read more Source: Macedonian Information...

    Top Russian, NATO generals hold rare face-to-face meeting
    Apr20

    Top Russian, NATO generals hold rare face-to-face meeting

    MOSCOW: The head of Russia’s military general staff and NATO’s supreme allied commander held a rare face-to-face meeting on Thursday to try to ease the worst East-West tensions since the Cold War. US Army General Curtis Scaparrotti and Valery Gerasimov met in Baku, Azerbaijan, less than a week after the United States, Britain and...

    Assad is in a weaker position than most think
    Apr20

    Assad is in a weaker position than most think

    For all the furore about last week’s missile strikes on Syria, they were were strikingly limited in scope. Far from the “big price” boasted about by Donald Trump, the attacks focused very narrowly on three sites linked to the Assad regime’s chemical weapons programme. Targets were chosen both to avoid collateral damage and, more...

    Montenegro Sanctions Target Ukraine Ex-President’s Son
    Apr20

    Montenegro Sanctions Target Ukraine Ex-President’s Son

    Montenegro has updated its sanctions list targeting those allegedly involved in financial crimes in Ukraine to include the son of Ukraine’s ousted president, Viktor Yanukovych. …read more Source: Balkan...

    U.S. National Security Aide Tells Russia Conditions For Better Ties
    Apr20

    U.S. National Security Aide Tells Russia Conditions For Better Ties

    The new U.S. national security adviser has told Russia’s U.S. ambassador that Moscow must address U.S. concerns on election meddling, the “reckless” nerve-agent attack in Britain, and the situations in Ukraine and Syria before relations can substantially improve. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    US outlines RED LINES for better relations with Russia amid high tensions after airstrikes
    Apr20

    US outlines RED LINES for better relations with Russia amid high tensions after airstrikes

    THE US has outlined its red lines for establishing better relations with Russia, after White House National Security Adviser John Bolton told Russia’s Ambassador on Thursday that Vladimir Putin needed to address the US’s concerns surrounding Ukraine, the Salisbury attack in Britain, and election meddling. …read more Source:...