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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    EU unblocks visa-free travel for Ukraine, Georgia
    Dec08

    EU unblocks visa-free travel for Ukraine, Georgia

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Union will soon let Ukrainians and Georgians visit the bloc without needing a visa after officials said a deal had been struck on Thursday to end an internal EU dispute that had been holding up the promised measures. …read more Source: The...

    Glencore and Qatar buy $11.3bn stake in Russia’s largest oil company
    Dec08

    Glencore and Qatar buy $11.3bn stake in Russia’s largest oil company

    The Kremlin has announced that commodities trader Glencore and Qatar’s sovereign wealth fund are together buying a 19.5% stake in Rosneft, Russia’s largest oil company., “It is the largest privatisation deal, the largest sale and acquisition in the global oil and gas sector in 2016,” President Vladimir Putin said. The...

    Rosneft shares soar on Glencore, Qatar deal
    Dec08

    Rosneft shares soar on Glencore, Qatar deal

    Shares in Russian oil giant Rosneft leapt over five percent Thursday after the Kremlin announced the 10.5 billion euro ($11.3 billion) sale of a stake to commodities trader Glencore and Qatar’s sovereign fund. President Vladimir Putin late Wednesday hailed the deal for 19.5 percent of the state-controlled firm as the largest in the global...

    Dec08

    Mark Rutte’s government should ratify Ukraine’s association treaty with the EU despite the ‘no’ vote in this year’s referendum, according… …read more Source:...

    Journalist in Crimea charged with extremism
    Dec08

    Journalist in Crimea charged with extremism

    MOSCOW (AP) ” The lawyer for a Crimean journalist says his client has been charged with extremism for allegedly undermining Russia’s territorial integrity, which could put him in prison for five years.Emil Kurbedinov said late on… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Mkhitaryan: We’re in Odessa for a win
    Dec08

    Mkhitaryan: We’re in Odessa for a win

    Manchester United only need a point against Zorya Luhansk to qualify for the last 32 of the Europa League but Henrikh Mkhitaryan insists the Reds will be playing to win in Ukraine on Thursday night. Mkhitaryan could be involved for the Reds at Odessa’s Chornomorets Stadium, the venue where he scored a hat-trick while playing for Shakhtar...

    Zorya vs Man Utd: Mourinho blasts ‘rock’ hard Ukraine pitch
    Dec08

    Zorya vs Man Utd: Mourinho blasts ‘rock’ hard Ukraine pitch

    United need just a point to reach the knockout stages with Jose Mourinho's side facing Zorya. Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho blasted the “rock” hard surface at Chernomorets Stadium ahead of Thursday’s Europa League clash with Ukraine’s Zorya Luhansk, insisting it may take a “miracle” for the game to...

    Journalist in Crimea charged with extremism
    Dec08

    Journalist in Crimea charged with extremism

    The lawyer for a Crimean journalist says his client has been charged with extremism for allegedly undermining Russia’s territorial integrity, which could put him in prison for five years. Emil … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Journalist in Crimea charged with extremism
    Dec08

    Journalist in Crimea charged with extremism

    The lawyer for a Crimean journalist says his client has been charged with extremism for allegedly undermining Russia’s territorial integrity, which could put him in prison for five years. …read more Source: FOX...

    Journalist in Crimea charged with extremism
    Dec08

    Journalist in Crimea charged with extremism

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