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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Estonia counts on NATO, but worries about Donald Trump
    Nov24

    Estonia counts on NATO, but worries about Donald Trump

    Airiin, get your gun THE morning after celebrating her husband’s birthday earlier this month, Barbel Salumae rose at 6am, donned fatigues, and made for a compound outside Tallinn to practice her marksmanship. “I tell my children it’s my hobby,” says Ms Salumae, a member of Estonia’s volunteer Kaitseliit, or Defence League (EDL)....

    Ukraine leader urges EU to uphold Russia sanctions
    Nov24

    Ukraine leader urges EU to uphold Russia sanctions

    Ukraine’s president has urged the EU to stay the course on sanctions for Russia until the Minsk agreement is implemented. A summit involving Petro Poroshenko and EU leaders focused on reforms and visa liberalization. …read more Source:...

    Russia says to attend Ukraine talks if Paris, Berlin think it’s useful
    Nov24

    Russia says to attend Ukraine talks if Paris, Berlin think it’s useful

    Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Thursday he was willing to attend four-way talks on the conflict in eastern Ukraine if mediators Germany and France believe the meeting can be useful. …read more Source: Channel...

    Russia says to attend Ukraine talks if Paris, Berlin think it's useful
    Nov24

    Russia says to attend Ukraine talks if Paris, Berlin think it's useful

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Thursday he was willing to attend four-way talks on the conflict in eastern Ukraine if mediators Germany and France believe the meeting can be useful. …read more Source: The...

    With Hospitals Destroyed, Aleppo Could Be ‘Next Madaya,’ Doctor Warns
    Nov24

    With Hospitals Destroyed, Aleppo Could Be ‘Next Madaya,’ Doctor Warns

    days after the last functioning hospitals were bombed out of operation in the eastern part of Aleppo, activists are warning that the city could become “the next Madaya.” More than a quarter of a million people living in eastern Aleppo now have no access to urgent medical care. The World Health Organization (WHO) said on Sunday that while some...

    Ukraine’s President Confident Of Continued U.S. Support
    Nov24

    Ukraine’s President Confident Of Continued U.S. Support

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has expressed confidence in continued U.S. support for his country after having spoken to U.S. President-elect Donald Trump on the phone about Russian “aggression.” …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Hungary offers Ukrainians free long-stay visas
    Nov24

    Hungary offers Ukrainians free long-stay visas

    Hungary’s prime minister says his country is eliminating fees on visas for Ukrainian citizens. …read more Source: World...

    Putin Claims Russia’s Borders ‘End Nowhere’ At Geography Event
    Nov24

    Putin Claims Russia’s Borders ‘End Nowhere’ At Geography Event

    “Russia’s borders end nowhere,” Russian President Vladimir Putin declared at the annual award ceremony of the national geographic society in Moscow to roaring applause, broadcast live on state television on Thursday. “This is a joke,” Putin declared, as the cameras panned to the hall full of grinning government officials, including Minister...

    Poroshenko sure Trump will not change U.S. policy on Ukraine
    Nov24

    Poroshenko sure Trump will not change U.S. policy on Ukraine

    BRUSSELS – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said on Thursday he did not expect the election of Donald Trump to the White House to bring any great change in U.S. support for his country. Saying Kiev had enjoyed support from both parties in… …read more Source:...

    Poroshenko, Tusk Discuss Phone Calls With Trump
    Nov24

    Poroshenko, Tusk Discuss Phone Calls With Trump

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said U.S. President-elect Donald Trump had raised “Russian aggression” against Ukraine during a phone call in the last few days, while European Council President Donald Tusk said Trump had adopted a more “promising” approach to Ukraine than during the election campaign. (AP) …read...