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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    The next war: Space
    Dec02

    The next war: Space

    Much international reporting is done these days about Mosul, Aleppo, the Turkish border, Iran, North Korea, Russia, Crimea and the South China Sea. No surprise, since these are places politicians talk about, where lives are lost, saved or left… …read more Source: The...

    Eastern Ukraine Conflict Set to Escalate, OSCE Monitor Warns
    Dec02

    Eastern Ukraine Conflict Set to Escalate, OSCE Monitor Warns

    The head of the independent body monitoring the cease-fire in eastern Ukraine has told VOA the conflict is on the brink of a major escalation. Monitors from the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe report up to 7,000 cease-fire violations every week along eastern Ukraine’s 500-kilometer front line. Mission chief Alexander Hug...

    OSCE Monitors: Eastern Ukraine Conflict on Brink of Major Escalation
    Dec02

    OSCE Monitors: Eastern Ukraine Conflict on Brink of Major Escalation

    The head of the independent body monitoring the cease-fire in eastern Ukraine has told VOA the conflict is on the brink of a major escalation. Alexander Hug says heavy weapons are being used in civilian areas. As Henry Ridgwell reports, pro-Russian rebels continue to block monitors’ access to many of the conflict zones. …read more...

    Stéphane Dion says Canada, U.S. share interest in resolving Russia’s Ukraine incursion
    Dec02

    Stéphane Dion says Canada, U.S. share interest in resolving Russia’s Ukraine incursion

    The Foreign Affairs Minister wants to work with America to face the “challenge” posed by Vladimir Putin’s regime. …read more Source: Toronto...

    The President of Latvia, Raimonds Vejonis, addressed the illegal annexation of Crimea by Russia, and Latvia’s 25th anniversary since restoring independence at the UN
    Dec02

    The President of Latvia, Raimonds Vejonis, addressed the illegal annexation of Crimea by Russia, and Latvia’s 25th anniversary since restoring independence at the UN

    As the President of the Republic of Latvia, Raimonds Vejonis, pointed out in his speech during the 7lst session of the UN General Assembly on September 21, “it is still a very turbulent time in Europe’s security landscape.” In the statements that follows, the Latvian President explained his country’s viewpoints on the sovereignty and...

    EU’s Tusk Says Keeping West United Against Russia Harder With Trump
    Dec02

    EU’s Tusk Says Keeping West United Against Russia Harder With Trump

    It will be harder to keep the West united toward Russia with Donald Trump as United States president than it has been with Barack Obama, European Council President Donald Tusk said in comments published on Thursday. Trump’s election promise to improve Washington’s chilly relations with Russia’s President Vladimir Putin have...

    Ukraine missile tests avoid Crimea airspace and Russian showdown
    Dec02

    Ukraine missile tests avoid Crimea airspace and Russian showdown

    Ukraine began two days of missile tests on Thursday, avoiding the air space over Crimea which could have provoked a confrontation with Russia. …read more Source:...

    Christmas According to Marx and Lenin, by Ronald Reagan
    Dec02

    Christmas According to Marx and Lenin, by Ronald Reagan

    ORLANDO, FL – Between his campaign against President Gerald Ford in 1975-76 and his race against Jimmy Carter, Ronald Reagan delivered more than 1,000 radio broadcasts. In fact, Mr. Reagan wrote most of those three-minute broadcasts himself. In one broadcast during the Christmas season, Reagan shared a story about Christmas in the Ukraine...

    Canada, U.S. need to work together to face Russia ‘challenge’: Dion
    Dec02

    Canada, U.S. need to work together to face Russia ‘challenge’: Dion

    OTTAWA — Canada wants to work with the United States to face the “challenge” posed by Russia, Foreign Affairs Minister Stephane Dion said Thursday. Dion steered clear of weighing in directly on comments Donald Trump made during the U.S. election campaign in which he praised Russian President Vladimir Putin. But the minister said...

    The New Yorker Exposes a Fake News Fraud
    Dec01

    The New Yorker Exposes a Fake News Fraud

    A viral Washington Post story breathlessly circulated by media mandarins condemning the influence of “fake news” on the U.S. presidential election turns out to have been… fake news. The New Yorker’s Adrian Chen has published a devastating takedown of the key source in the Washington Post piece, an anonymous group called PropOrNot, which...