: :inin Kyiv (EET)

Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Ukraine releases 15 people to separatists near front line
    Dec29

    Ukraine releases 15 people to separatists near front line

    MOSCOW (AP) — Separatist rebels in eastern Ukraine say the government has released 15 people who had been held in custody.The separatist… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine releases 15 people to separatists near front line
    Dec29

    Ukraine releases 15 people to separatists near front line

    Separatist rebels in eastern Ukraine say the government has released 15 people who had been held in custody. The separatist mouthpiece Donetsk News Agency said Thursday that government representatives handed … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    US set to announce response to Russian election hacking: sources
    Dec29

    US set to announce response to Russian election hacking: sources

    The Obama administration plans to announce on Thursday a series of retaliatory measures against Russia for hacking into U.S. political institutions and individuals and leaking information in an effort to help President-elect Donald Trump and other Republican candidates, two U.S. officials said on Wednesday, reports Reuters. Both officials...

    Israeli Minister: Israel Betrayed at UN By Countries Where We Helped Stop Terror
    Dec29

    Israeli Minister: Israel Betrayed at UN By Countries Where We Helped Stop Terror

    TEL AVIV – A member of the Israeli cabinet on Wednesday slammed the countries that supported the anti-settlement resolution at the UN Security Council, saying that Israel was betrayed by the very nations that asked it for assistance in fighting terror. …read more Source:...

    Jewish immigration to Israel dips 13% overall despite a 10-year high from Russia
    Dec29

    Jewish immigration to Israel dips 13% overall despite a 10-year high from Russia

    (JTA) — Bucking a noticeable decrease in Jewish immigration to Israel this year, the number of Russian Jews who moved there has reached a 10-year record of 7,000 newcomers. Overall, some 27,000 people moved to Israel this year under its Law of Return for Jews and their relatives, or made aliyah, according to the Jewish Agency for Israel, compared...

    Ukraine: Pro-Russian separatists kill 2, injure 2
    Dec29

    Ukraine: Pro-Russian separatists kill 2, injure 2

    Fighting in eastern Ukraine after Russia’s illegal Crimea annexation continues to take toll …read more Source: Anadolu...

    Robert Reich: 7 Things Obama Should Do Before Trump Walks into the White House
    Dec29

    Robert Reich: 7 Things Obama Should Do Before Trump Walks into the White House

    Click here for reuse options! Obama could and should take these last stands. President-elect Donald Trump is accusing President Obama of putting up “roadblocks” to a smooth transition. In reality, I think President Obama has been too cooperative with Trump. In the waning days of his administration, I’d recommend Obama take the following...

    McCain calls for sanctions on Russia over election actions
    Dec29

    McCain calls for sanctions on Russia over election actions

    Sen. John McCain wants sanctions against Russia for its alleged attempt to influence the U.S. presidential election, adding that the country remains “a threat to the very fundamentals of democracy.” During a visit to Lithuania, McCain said Thursday he doubts Russia’s efforts affected the U.S. electoral result. But he and fellow...

    McCain calls for sanctions on Russia over election actions
    Dec29

    McCain calls for sanctions on Russia over election actions

    VILNIUS, Lithuania (AP) ” Sen. John McCain wants sanctions against Russia for its alleged attempt to influence the U.S. presidential election, adding that the country remains “a threat to the very fundamentals of democracy.”During… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    “We ought to get on with our lives”: Donald Trump breaks from President Obama’s retaliation plans for Russia hacking
    Dec29

    “We ought to get on with our lives”: Donald Trump breaks from President Obama’s retaliation plans for Russia hacking

    President-elect Donald Trump, left, accompanied by Trump Chief of Staff Reince Priebus, right, and Retired Gen. Michael Flynn, a senior adviser to Trump, center, speaks to members of the media at Mar-a-Lago, in Palm Beach, Fla., Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2016. (Credit: AP) President Obama is planning on announcing a number of retaliatory measures...