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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    A day in the life of Nariman Dzhelyal
    Dec27

    A day in the life of Nariman Dzhelyal

    SIMFEROPOL, Crimea — The day starts with traditional coffee. Nariman Dzhelyal’s parents wave him off, just like any couple watching their son leave for the office. But Dzhelyal no longer has an office. And every time he leaves home, in a village just outside Simferopol, Crimea, his parents wonder if he’ll...

    Gazprom says Russia supplied nearly one-third of EU gas
    Dec27

    Gazprom says Russia supplied nearly one-third of EU gas

    MOSCOW: Russia supplied nearly a third of Europe’s gas needs in 2016, a record amount despite tensions with the European Union and a desire by the bloc to reduce its dependence on Russian supplies. The latest issue of Gazprom’s magazine Blue Fuel said “the share of Gazprom’s gas in Europe grows steadily and has almost reached...

    Israel postpones Ukraine PM visit after UN vote
    Dec27

    Israel postpones Ukraine PM visit after UN vote

    JERUSALEM : Israel has postponed this week’s visit of Ukrainian Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman following a landmark UN Security Council vote demanding a halt to Israeli settlement building, officials said Monday. The move was the latest by Israel targeting countries that supported Friday’s resolution which deeply angered Prime...

    Fighting in E Ukraine eases amid truce
    Dec27

    Fighting in E Ukraine eases amid truce

    The ceasefire which took effect in eastern Ukraine on Saturday has brought a relative calm to some areas in the conflict-ravaged region over the weekend. …read more Source: China...

    4 big international stories of 2016
    Dec27

    4 big international stories of 2016

    In this presidential election year, international issues sometimes took a backseat. But violence continued in the Middle East and Ukraine, and populism continued to gain strength in Europe. And by mid-summer, talk of Russia started to dominate… …read more Source: The...

    The weakening grip of sanctions on Russia: Rosneft’s latest deal
    Dec27

    The weakening grip of sanctions on Russia: Rosneft’s latest deal

    Russia’s Rosneft is one of the largest oil companies in the world, and no stranger to controversy. On Dec. 8, Qatar’s Investment Authority (QIA), through Swiss commodity trading company Glencore, agreed to acquire a 19.5 percent stake in Rosneft for… …read more Source: The...

    Donbass refugees celebrate third Hanukka in Kiev
    Dec27

    Donbass refugees celebrate third Hanukka in Kiev

    Members of scattered Jewish community remain strongly connected despite distance between them. …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

    Tensions rise between Israel, Ukraine over UNSC vote
    Dec27

    Tensions rise between Israel, Ukraine over UNSC vote

    Benjamin Netanyahu has ordered to minimize the diplomatic contacts with the states that supported a resolution against Israeli settlements. …read more Source:...

    Tourism in Pakistan
    Dec27

    Tourism in Pakistan

    A difficult child of South Asia Estimates show that about 80 million people in Pakistan travel for tourism purposes inside the country annually. But this booming domestic tourism has caught Pakistan Tourism Development Corporation (PTDC) unprepared The time is long gone when countless Americans, British, Canadians, Chinese, Germans, Australians,...

    Parts of crashed Russian plane found in Black Sea
    Dec27

    Parts of crashed Russian plane found in Black Sea

    SOCHI: Russian rescuers found Monday the first parts of the Syria-bound military plane that plunged into the Black Sea, as officials dismissed terrorism as a possible cause of the crash that killed all 92 people on board. The Tu-154 jet, whose passengers included more than 60 members of the internationally-renowned Red Army Choir, was heading to...