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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    IMF Announces Further Delay In Ukraine Bailout
    Jul29

    IMF Announces Further Delay In Ukraine Bailout

    The International Monetary Fund (IMF) says that it has not yet decided to resume a bailout of Ukraine, which was halted over corruption concerns last year. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia Merges Crimea into S. Region
    Jul29

    Russia Merges Crimea into S. Region

    Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a decree merging the Crimean Peninsula, which separated from Ukraine and rejoined Russia two years ago, into t …read more Source:...

    Three killed in a missile explosion at a plant in Ukraine
    Jul29

    Three killed in a missile explosion at a plant in Ukraine

    KIEV (Reuters) – Three people died, including a NATO representative, in an explosion at a military installation in northern Ukraine, the Ukrainian defence company Ukroboronprom said on Friday. …read more Source: The...

    Russia Has Armenian Leader’s Back in Police-Station Stand-Off — or Does It?
    Jul29

    Russia Has Armenian Leader’s Back in Police-Station Stand-Off — or Does It?

    Image: This poster is circulating virally on Armenian social media. Journalist and human rights defender Levon Barseghian was recently arrested after criticizing the authorities during the ongoing Erebuni protests in Armenia. YEREVAN, Armenia — When I learned that armed men had occupied a police station in Armenia on July 17 to demand the...

    Belarusian volunteers organize recreation for Ukrainians from conflict zone
    Jul29

    Belarusian volunteers organize recreation for Ukrainians from conflict zone

    “A group of five adults and eight children rested in Belarus from 20 July to 28 July. This trip was organized with the assistance of many organizations,” the representative of the parish said. …read more Source:...

    India lifts veil on army as Modi moves to spend $150 billion
    Jul29

    India lifts veil on army as Modi moves to spend $150 billion

    Private-sector executives climb on tanks, speak with soldiersUkraine, after war, becomes a trove for black market arms tradeU.S. arms sales approvals on track to reach nearly $40 billionPentagon unveils new cost-cutting initiatives for F-35 fighter jetU.S. must speed up arms sale to show export reforms are real: Pentagon …read more Source:...

    Putin merges Crimea into Russia’s southern region
    Jul29

    Putin merges Crimea into Russia’s southern region

    Ukraine is angered by a Russian decision to merge Crimea into its Southern Federal District. …read more Source:...

    Russia Decries Google’s Use Of Ukrainian Spellings For Crimean Places
    Jul29

    Russia Decries Google’s Use Of Ukrainian Spellings For Crimean Places

    U.S. tech giant Google came under fire in Russia for using Ukraine’s “decommunized” spellings for street names in parts of Crimea, which Moscow annexed illegally from Ukraine in 2014. Google Maps has …read more Source: Big News...

    Speaking Truth to the Pope; Speaking Truth to Muslims
    Jul29

    Speaking Truth to the Pope; Speaking Truth to Muslims

    On Wednesday, July 27, Pope Francis arrived in Krakow, Poland, in order to celebrate World Youth Day. As part of this trip, the pope commented on controversy surrounding Muslim migration to Europe. Many of these comments reveal an apparent ignorance of Polish history and current reality, a privileging of Marxist and culturally relativist...

    Ukraine at UN says Putin’s Crimea decree ‘null and void’
    Jul29

    Ukraine at UN says Putin’s Crimea decree ‘null and void’

    UNITED NATIONS, United States: Ukraine’s UN ambassador on Thursday dismissed as “null and void” a decree by Russian President Vladimir Putin incorporating annexed Crimea into his country’s southern region. Kiev asked the UN Security Council to issue a statement reaffirming Ukraine’s sovereignty and territorial...