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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Leftists and the Jews
    Oct13

    Leftists and the Jews

    Editor’s note: The following remarks were delivered by Rabbi Shalom Lewis on the second day of Rosh Hashanah at the congregation Etz Chaim in Atlanta, Georgia. The words I am about to share will be riddled with controversy. Some will squirm in their seats and I will squirm here on the bima but they are words I must express. I have never...

    Pakistan, Ukraine ministers discuss defence co-op
    Oct13

    Pakistan, Ukraine ministers discuss defence co-op

    ISLAMABAD – Rana Tanveer Hussain, Federal Minister for Defence Production held a meeting with Minister for Defence of Ukraine General Stepan Poltorak at Kiev (Ukraine) on Thursday. Rana Tanveer Hussain is on four days visit to Ukarine to attend XIV International Specialised Exhibition “Arms and Security-2017”. Federal Minister thanked for...

    North Korea Recognizes Crimea as Part of Russia
    Oct13

    North Korea Recognizes Crimea as Part of Russia

    According to the statement, the North Korean Foreign Ministry marked its position on the issue at the UN vote and considers Crimea as an “integral part of the Russian Federation.” Pyongyang has also said it recognizes the Kuril Islands as Russian territory. “The publishing house “Scientific Encyclopedia” released a new political Atlas of the...

    Hungary, Ukraine Clash Over Kyiv’s New Language Law
    Oct13

    Hungary, Ukraine Clash Over Kyiv’s New Language Law

    The foreign ministers of Hungary and Ukraine clashed on Thursday over Ukraine’s new law banning teaching in minority languages, with Budapest threatening to retaliate by blocking Ukraine’s aspirations to integration in the European Union. Hungary said on Tuesday it would ask the EU to review its ties with Ukraine over Kiev’s...

    PACE Criticizes Ukraine Over New Law On Education
    Oct12

    PACE Criticizes Ukraine Over New Law On Education

    The Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) has expressed concerns over articles in Ukraine’s new education law relating to teaching in minority languages. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Kyiv Activists Protest Czech President With Goat
    Oct12

    Kyiv Activists Protest Czech President With Goat

    Activists in Ukraine demonstrated with a live goat outside Prague’s embassy in Kyiv on October 12, after controversial comments made earlier this week by Czech President Milos Zeman. He told the Council of Europe Parliamentary Assembly in Strasbourg on October 10 that Russia’s 2014 annexation of Ukraine’s Crimea region was a...

    Hungary, Ukraine still at odds over Ukraine education law
    Oct12

    Hungary, Ukraine still at odds over Ukraine education law

    Hungary’s foreign minister says his country will continue to withhold its support for Ukraine’s further integration with the European Union as long as Ukraine’s new education law remains unchanged. …read more Source: FOX...

    Shanghai Masters: Rafael Nadal crushes Fabio Fognini, Roger Federer joins him in quarters
    Oct12

    Shanghai Masters: Rafael Nadal crushes Fabio Fognini, Roger Federer joins him in quarters

    Rafael Nadal continued to scythe his way through the Shanghai Masters on Thursday, reaching the quarter-finals with a 6-3 6-1 thrashing of temperamental Italian Fabio Fognini. The Spaniard needed two minutes over the hour to dispatch Fognini, taking his winning streak to 14 matches since the start of the US Open where he claimed a 16th grand slam...

    Russia Puts Crimea Themes On New Banknote
    Oct12

    Russia Puts Crimea Themes On New Banknote

    Russia is introducing a new banknote showing images of Ukraine’s annexed Crimea region. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    What Facebook Did to American Democracy
    Oct12

    What Facebook Did to American Democracy

    In the media world, as in so many other realms, there is a sharp discontinuity in the timeline: before the 2016 election, and after.Things we thought we understood—narratives, data, software, news events—have had to be reinterpreted in light of Donald Trump’s surprising win as well as the continuing questions about the role that...