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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Bartholomew’s Picnic
    Jul27

    Bartholomew’s Picnic

    From June 19­–26, 2016 The Great and Holy Council of the Orthodox Church (a.k.a. Pan-Orthodox Council) met on the island of Crete. It had been announced years ago as the first ecumenical/pan-Orthodox gathering since 787 CE. Given this billing, it is remarkable how little it was noted in the secular media. However, a diligent surfing of the...

    Avdiivka Journal: Keeping Bankers’ Hours, European Observers Miss Most of Ukraine War
    Jul27

    Avdiivka Journal: Keeping Bankers’ Hours, European Observers Miss Most of Ukraine War

    The fighting between Russian-backed separatists and the Ukrainian Army starts just as the unarmed cease-fire monitors pocket their notebooks and drive away for the day. …read more Source: The New York...

    Russia boosts army on southwestern flank amid NATO buildup
    Jul27

    Russia boosts army on southwestern flank amid NATO buildup

    Moscow has deployed more air defense systems in the southwest and has also deployed a “self-sufficient” contingent of troops in Crimea. …read more Source:...

    The rise of Kremlin-style trolling in Ukraine must end | Katya Gorchinskaya
    Jul27

    The rise of Kremlin-style trolling in Ukraine must end | Katya Gorchinskaya

    Journalists who contradict government narratives are being subjected to organised online abuseUkraine’s media community has been left shellshocked after the killing of prominent journalist Pavel Sheremet in a car bomb attack last week.Although no motive has been confirmed, his friends and colleagues say his death is linked to his...

    Russia beefs up military on southwestern flank as NATO approaches
    Jul27

    Russia beefs up military on southwestern flank as NATO approaches

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia has strengthened its southwestern flank as NATO builds up its military presence near its borders and next-door Ukraine remains unstable, Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu said on Wednesday. …read more Source:...

    Russia beefs up military on southwestern flank as NATO approaches
    Jul27

    Russia beefs up military on southwestern flank as NATO approaches

    Russia has strengthened its southwestern flank as NATO builds up its military presence near its borders and next-door Ukraine remains unstable, Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu said Wednesday. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Russia beefs up military on southwestern flank as NATO approaches
    Jul27

    Russia beefs up military on southwestern flank as NATO approaches

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia has strengthened its southwestern flank as NATO builds up its military presence near its borders and next-door Ukraine remains unstable, Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu said on Wednesday. …read more Source: The...

    Controversial Orthodox Church Procession Enters Kyiv
    Jul27

    Controversial Orthodox Church Procession Enters Kyiv

    A controversial religious procession organized by the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the Moscow Patriarchate has made its way into the capital, Kyiv, amid tight security following threats of violence from Ukrainian nationalist groups. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Thousands of Russian Orthodox gather in Kiev despite threats
    Jul27

    Thousands of Russian Orthodox gather in Kiev despite threats

    MOSCOW (AP) ” Thousands of Russian Orthodox Christian pilgrims have reached the center of Ukraine’s capital to finish their procession to the city’s most revered monastery after their march was disrupted on Tuesday.The procession… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Thousands of Russian Orthodox gather in Kiev despite threats
    Jul27

    Thousands of Russian Orthodox gather in Kiev despite threats

    Thousands of Russian Orthodox Christian pilgrims have reached the center of Ukraine’s capital to finish their procession to the city’s most revered monastery after their march was disrupted Tuesday. …read more Source: The Daily...