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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Russia: Country threatens US media with legal crackdown
    Oct10

    Russia: Country threatens US media with legal crackdown

    Russia on Monday threatened US media operating in the country with new legal restrictions after Kremlin-controlled broadcaster RT complained of persecution by Washington. Russia on Monday threatened US media operating in the country with new legal restrictions after Kremlin-controlled broadcaster RT complained of persecution by Washington.The...

    Ukraine teens arrested in vandalism at Jewish cemetery
    Oct10

    Ukraine teens arrested in vandalism at Jewish cemetery

    Teens arrested for toppling at least 20 Jewish gravestones in August. …read more Source: Arutz...

    Turkey urges US to reverse visa halt, summons another staffer
    Oct10

    Turkey urges US to reverse visa halt, summons another staffer

    ANKARA: Turkey on Monday urged the United States to reverse a decision to halt the issuing of all regular visas at American consulates in the country, as prosecutors summoned another Istanbul mission staffer in an escalating crisis. The dispute, which analysts have described as the worst between the Nato allies in half a century, erupted when...

    Turkey urges US to review visa suspension as lira, stocks tumble
    Oct10

    Turkey urges US to review visa suspension as lira, stocks tumble

    Turkey urged the United States on Monday to review its suspension of visa services after the arrest of a US consulate employee sharply escalated tension between the two NATO allies and drove Turkey’s currency and stocks lower. Relations between Ankara and Washington have been plagued by disputes over US support for Kurdish fighters in...

    Russia-gate’s Shaky Foundation
    Oct10

    Russia-gate’s Shaky Foundation

    Photo by Alberto Cabello Anyone who watches the news knows that Russian hackers gave Democratic National Committee documents to WikiLeaks and hacked voter databases in 21 states. Prominent Democrats call these shenanigans “a political Pearl Harbor.” On the blog Daily Kos, one contributor cries “we were robbed!” (arguing that somehow Russian...

    Turkey’s Recep Tayyip Erdogan supports Ukraine over Crimea
    Oct10

    Turkey’s Recep Tayyip Erdogan supports Ukraine over Crimea

    …read more Source: The Indian...

    Moscow Says Escalation of Tension on Korea Peninsula Unacceptable
    Oct09

    Moscow Says Escalation of Tension on Korea Peninsula Unacceptable

    Any escalation of tension on the Korean peninsula is unacceptable, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov told U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson in a phone call on Monday. U.S. President Donald Trump warned over the weekend that “only one thing will work” in dealing with Pyongyang, hinting that military action was on his mind....

    NATO to Launch Black Sea Force as Latest Counter to Russia
    Oct09

    NATO to Launch Black Sea Force as Latest Counter to Russia

    NATO is set to launch a new multinational force in Romania on Monday to counter Russia along its eastern flank and to check a growing Russian presence in the Black Sea following the Kremlin’s 2014 seizure of Crimea. Initially a small force relying on troops from 10 NATO countries including Italy and Canada, as well as Romania, the land, air...

    Ukraine reform drive still on track, finance minister insists
    Oct09

    Ukraine reform drive still on track, finance minister insists

    Kiev has no plans to turn its back on IMF despite bond market success, says Danyliuk …read more Source: Financial...

    Turkey’s Erdogan supports Ukraine over Crimea
    Oct09

    Turkey’s Erdogan supports Ukraine over Crimea

    Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said, during a visit to Ukraine, that Turkey won’t recognize Russia’s annexation of Crimea. …read more Source: The Daily...