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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    The United States and Europe Need Each Other
    Oct25

    The United States and Europe Need Each Other

    Come January there will be a new U.S. administration settling into the White House, with attendant personnel changes in key government positions, new ambassadorial and national security appointments, and several months of flux to follow as Washington adjusts to the new President. On foreign and security policy, there will also be the usual...

    Hungary summons Russian envoy over 1956 uprising criticism
    Oct25

    Hungary summons Russian envoy over 1956 uprising criticism

    BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Hungary’s Foreign Ministry has summoned the Russian ambassador over reportedly disparaging remarks on Russian state media about Hungary’s 1956 anti-Soviet uprising. The ministry said Tuesday it wants to clarify that Hungary does not tolerate anyone talking “in a humiliating manner about the revolution and its...

    Russia puzzled at Norway’s decision to allow stationing of US troops in 2017
    Oct25

    Russia puzzled at Norway’s decision to allow stationing of US troops in 2017

    Russia is puzzled at the decision by its neighbour Norway to allow US troops to be stationed on its soil from next year, a Russian embassy official said on Tuesday. Oslo said on Monday it would allow some 330 US Marines to be billeted temporarily at the Vaernes military base in central Norway from January, the first foreign troops allowed to be...

    2 Moscow airport workers involved in a plane crash that killed the CEO of Total had been drinking
    Oct25

    2 Moscow airport workers involved in a plane crash that killed the CEO of Total had been drinking

    Thomson ReutersMOSCOW, Oct 25 (Reuters) – Two Moscow airport workers involved in a plane crash in which Christophe de Margerie, the CEO of Total, was killed had been drinking alcohol, Russia’s aviation regulator said on Tuesday, saying the accident could have been avoided altogether. The French energy group’s chief executive was...

    Fundi Mkhitaryan, yupo kama hayupo Manchester
    Oct25

    Fundi Mkhitaryan, yupo kama hayupo Manchester

    NA ALLY KAMWE, UNAWEZA kujiuliza swali hili na ukakosa jibu. Jose Mourinho aliwaza nini kuwasajili wachezaji wabunifu kama Paul Pogba na Henrikh Mkhitaryan ikiwa bado ana mipango ya kucheza soka la kujilinda? Pengine msimu huu Manchester United imekusanya kikosi chenye wachezaji wabunifu zaidi lakini jambo la kushangaza ni vipi Mourinho anaanza...

    NATO and EU close ranks in bid to halt migrants, counter Russia
    Oct25

    NATO and EU close ranks in bid to halt migrants, counter Russia

    NATO and the EU will step up cooperation in response to recent aggressive military activity by Russia, and the alliance will act this week to accept a formal role in support of Operation Sophia, the EU’s effort to stop the flow of migrants through the central Mediterranean, senior NATO officials said Tuesday. The NATO effort in the...

    Mexico interested in developing all-round cooperation with Belarus
    Oct25

    Mexico interested in developing all-round cooperation with Belarus

    Enrique Peтa Nieto pointed out Mexico’s interest in further development of all-round cooperation with Belarus and emphasized the role of our country in ensuring stability and security in the European region, the work of the trilateral contact group on the regulation of the situation in eastern Ukraine in Minsk. …read more Source:...

    Case Against Ukrainian Logvinenko for Attempted Murder of Petrov Returned to Prosecutor’s Office
    Oct25

    Case Against Ukrainian Logvinenko for Attempted Murder of Petrov Returned to Prosecutor’s Office

    Via a ruling of judge Nikolay Nikolov, the Sofia City Court (SCC) has terminated and returned to the Prosecutor’s Office the case against Ukrainian Roman Logvinenko who has been charged with the attempted murder of former employee of Bulgaria’s domestic security service (DANS) Alexei Petrov. The case concerns the attack carried out on...

    A calm before the storm? The socio-political situation in Ukraine
    Oct25

    A calm before the storm? The socio-political situation in Ukraine

    While the war in Donbas in Eastern Ukraine is slowly turning into a frozen conflict, the socio-political situation in Ukraine is entering a phase of calm, with short-term prospects for political upheavals and popular discontent present but rather low. Yet longer-term evolutions do not bode well for the stability of the country, as several factors...

    Why Russia’s Military Escalation in Ukraine is Domestically Driven
    Oct25

    Why Russia’s Military Escalation in Ukraine is Domestically Driven

    On August 11, 2016, the Russian military held naval war games on the Black Sea, and placed its troops in Crimea on “combat alert.” Russia’s military escalation immediately followed Kremlin allegations that Ukrainian commandos had killed 2 Russian servicemen in Crimea. As the Russian Defense Ministry recently expanded...