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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    UNHCR reports decline in number of Syrians, Ukrainians seeking asylum in Belarus
    Jan12

    UNHCR reports decline in number of Syrians, Ukrainians seeking asylum in Belarus

    If we compare 2016 and 2015, the number of asylum applicants in Belarus is decreasing. This is primarily a result of the decline in the number of Ukrainian nationals applying for protection, Jean-Yves Bouchardy said. …read more Source:...

    US Troops Enter Poland, 1st Deployment at Russia’s Doorstep
    Jan12

    US Troops Enter Poland, 1st Deployment at Russia’s Doorstep

    WARSAW, Poland — American soldiers rolled into Poland on Thursday, fulfilling a dream some Poles have had since the fall of communism in 1989 to have U.S. troops on their soil as a deterrent against Russia. Some people waved and held up American flags as U.S. troops in tanks and other vehicles crossed into southwestern Poland from Germany and...

    Arrival of U.S. troops in Poland sparks Kremlin’s ire
    Jan12

    Arrival of U.S. troops in Poland sparks Kremlin’s ire

    The deployment is part of NATO’s response to Russia’s annexation of Crimea …read more Source: USA...

    Bulgaria’s Exports to Third Countries Drop by 8.1% January-November 2016
    Jan12

    Bulgaria’s Exports to Third Countries Drop by 8.1% January-November 2016

    According to data of the National Statistical Institute (NSI), in the period January – November 2016, Bulgarian exports to third countries decreased by 8.1%, compared to the same period of 2015 and amounted to BGN 13 422.6 M. The main trade partners of Bulgaria were Turkey, China, Serbia, the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, the...

    In newly retaken town, Ukrainian troops try to win local support
    Jan12

    In newly retaken town, Ukrainian troops try to win local support

    In eastern Ukraine, the de facto border separating the government-controlled west from the separatist-held east has barely moved in two years of conflict. But that doesn’t mean that the battle between Kiev and the pro-Russian rebels isn’t continuing. Just last month, government forces nudged slightly ahead to retake the frontline town...

    Jens Stoltenberg: NATO chief slams ‘unacceptable’ attempts to influence elections
    Jan12

    Jens Stoltenberg: NATO chief slams ‘unacceptable’ attempts to influence elections

    NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg said Thursday that outside attempts to manipulate national elections cannot be tolerated, amid uproar over claims Russian interference helped Donald Trump win the US presidency.”Any attempt to intervene in, to influence national elections from outside is unacceptable,” Stoltenberg said when asked about...

    Exposing The Man Behind The Curtain
    Jan12

    Exposing The Man Behind The Curtain

    “When you attack a country,” John McCain, the long-serving Republican Senator from Arizona, who chairs the influential Senate Armed Services Committee, told reporters on December 30, 2016, during a visit to Ukraine, a nation locked in a quasi-Civil War with Russian-backed separatist rebels, “it’s an act of war.”McCain was referring to...

    Brazilian neo-Nazis recruited to fight in Ukrainian civil war
    Jan12

    Brazilian neo-Nazis recruited to fight in Ukrainian civil war

    …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

    US Secretary of State nominee: ‘Radical Islam’ is our priority
    Jan12

    US Secretary of State nominee: ‘Radical Islam’ is our priority

    US Secretary of State nominee Rex Tillerson offered a peek into the incoming Donald Trump administration’s Middle East policy during his confirmation hearing at the US Senate Foreign Relations Committee. At the hearing, which will determine if Trump’s nominee will be approved or rejected for high office, Tillerson read out a statement...

    Bulgaria’s Exports to Third Countries Decrease by 8.1% January-November 2016
    Jan12

    Bulgaria’s Exports to Third Countries Decrease by 8.1% January-November 2016

    According to data of the National Statistical Institute (NSI), in the period January – November 2016, Bulgarian exports to third countries decreased by 8.1%, compared to the same period of 2015 and amounted to BGN 13 422.6 M. The main trade partners of Bulgaria were Turkey, China, Serbia, the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, the...