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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Why Poland doesn’t want refugees
    May21

    Why Poland doesn’t want refugees

    WARSAW — The right-wing Polish government is under fierce pressure from the EU to finally begin accepting asylum seekers. But it’s the country’s leading opposition party that’s paying the political price. Poland, along with Hungary, has flatly refused to take in any refugees under a 2015 deal that...

    Zverev stuns Djokovic to win Rome Masters
    May21

    Zverev stuns Djokovic to win Rome Masters

    ROME (AFP) – Germanys Alexander Zverev stunned four-time Rome champion Novak Djokovic 6-4, 6-3 to win his first Masters title on Sunday, confirming his status as a French Open dangerman.The 20-year-old Zverev claimed his maiden Masters 1000 title after becoming the youngest player in a decade to reach a final at this level and will move to...

    Svitolina shocks Halep to grab title
    May21

    Svitolina shocks Halep to grab title

    Elina Svitolina returns to the Top 10 and ascends to the top of the Porsche Race to Singapore leaderboard after winning her eighth career title at the Internazionali BNL d’Italia, defeating former World No.2 Simona Halep, 4-6, 7-5, 6-1.“Every single day, everyone is working very hard,” Svitolina said of winning her second Premier 5 title....

    Svitolina shocks Halep to grab title
    May21

    Svitolina shocks Halep to grab title

    Elina Svitolina returns to the Top 10 and ascends to the top of the Porsche Race to Singapore leaderboard after winning her eighth career title at the Internazionali BNL d’Italia, defeating former World No.2 Simona Halep, 4-6, 7-5, 6-1.“Every single day, everyone is working very hard,” Svitolina said of winning her second Premier 5 title....

    Don’t Have It? Steal It! Ukraine Moves to Confiscate Coal Shipments From Donbass
    May21

    Don’t Have It? Steal It! Ukraine Moves to Confiscate Coal Shipments From Donbass

    Earlier Ukrainian Energy Minister Igor Nasalik issued directives to revenue and customs agencies to confiscate coal shipments originating from Donetsk and Lugansk regions – a decision prompted by an energy crisis that erupted following the economic blockade imposed against these territories by Ukrainian forces. In late January, a group of former...

    Late Polish president honoured in Ukraine
    May21

    Late Polish president honoured in Ukraine

    A plaque commemorating former Polish President Lech Kaczyński has been unveiled in a Ukrainian city in a ceremony attended by a group of Polish and Ukrainian officials. …read more Source: Polskie...

    Turkey launches visa-free travel with Ukraine
    May21

    Turkey launches visa-free travel with Ukraine

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    Kiev Pins Hopes on Chinese Investment Amid Lukewarm Reception From EU
    May21

    Kiev Pins Hopes on Chinese Investment Amid Lukewarm Reception From EU

    On Friday, the Kiev City State Administration signed a memorandum of understanding with a Chinese consortium for the construction of a fourth underground railway line for the city’s subway system. The consortium, which includes the China Railway International Group and the China Pacific Construction Group, will oversee the 30 billion...

    As impeachment talk grows, have Trump’s former top aides already cut deals with federal prosecutors?
    May21

    As impeachment talk grows, have Trump’s former top aides already cut deals with federal prosecutors?

    (Credit: AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File) Are President Trump’s former top campaign aides already cooperating with federal investigators looking into collusion with Russia in the 2016 election, and possibly, Trump’s private business deals with wealthy Russians? There are telling clues that former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn...

    Eurasianet: Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan Pledge Game-Changing Energy, Power Cooperation
    May21

    Eurasianet: Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan Pledge Game-Changing Energy, Power Cooperation

    The love affair between Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan shows every sign of intensifying, and in ways that could stand to benefit the region. In perhaps the most arresting news, the state energy companies of the two countries over the weekend reached a loose and non-binding agreement to jointly develop Caspian Sea oil and gas deposits. A memorandum...