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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    US says won’t recognize outcome of Russian elections in Crimea
    Sep17

    US says won’t recognize outcome of Russian elections in Crimea

    The US has denounced upcoming Russian parliamentary elections planned for the Crimean peninsula. …read more Source:...

    US condemns Russian elections in Crimea
    Sep17

    US condemns Russian elections in Crimea

    The United States “does not recognize the legitimacy” of upcoming Russian parliamentary elections planned for Crimea, the State Department said Friday. …read more Source: GMA News...

    Putin Says Crimea Not Annexed By Russia, It Was ‘Reunified’
    Sep17

    Putin Says Crimea Not Annexed By Russia, It Was ‘Reunified’

    Russian President Vladimir Putin says Moscow did not annex the Ukrainian peninsula of Crimea in 2014 but claimed it was “reunified” with Russia. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine hands back stolen Dutch masterpieces
    Sep17

    Ukraine hands back stolen Dutch masterpieces

    THE HAGUE: Five stolen 17th and 18th-century masterpieces were handed back to the Netherlands on Friday, foreign ministry officials said, and will soon return to a local museum from where they disappeared 11 years ago. “Ukrainian authorities have handed over five Dutch paintings to the Westfries Museum. The handover has just taken place at the...

    Is the Syrian cease-fire deal starting to fray?
    Sep17

    Is the Syrian cease-fire deal starting to fray?

    JUDY WOODRUFF: Last Friday, the U.S. and Russia announced a deal to resume a tenuous cease-fire in Syria, in order to get much needed humanitarian aid to badly deprived civilians throughout the country. It went into effect Monday evening, and, thus far, the results are mixed. Chief foreign affairs correspondent Margaret Warner begins our...

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko calls for a “sustainable and comprehensive ceasefire”
    Sep17

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko calls for a “sustainable and comprehensive ceasefire”

    Russia ‘‘has to provide a sustainable and comprehensive cease-fire’‘ in eastern Ukraine before steps towards peace can be taken, Petro Poroshenko has warned. …read more Source:...

    Kiev: No political resolution till Moscow provides security
    Sep17

    Kiev: No political resolution till Moscow provides security

    Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko has demanded more steps from Russia for advancing the Minsk peace process in Donbas. …read more Source:...

    Weekend Roundup: Where There Is Connectivity, There Is Surveillance
    Sep17

    Weekend Roundup: Where There Is Connectivity, There Is Surveillance

    The great paradox of the internet age is that ever-greater connectivity also means ever-greater capacity for surveillance — both by governments and the private sector digital companies. In an exclusive interview with director Oliver Stone about his new movie, “Snowden,” we discuss the intrusion of intelligence agencies into...

    Ukraine hands back stolen Dutch masterpieces
    Sep16

    Ukraine hands back stolen Dutch masterpieces

    The Hague: Five stolen 17th and 18th-century masterpieces were handed back to the Netherlands on Friday, foreign ministry officials said, and will soon return to a Dutch museum from where they disappeared 11 years ago. “Ukrainian authorities have handed over five Dutch paintings to the Westfries Museum. The handover has just taken place at the...

    Del Potro outlasts Murray, gives Argentina lead in Davis Cup
    Sep16

    Del Potro outlasts Murray, gives Argentina lead in Davis Cup

    GLASGOW, Scotland — Juan Martin del Potro ended Andy Murray’s 14-match winning streak in the Davis Cup, coming through a grueling five-setter to give Argentina a 1-0 lead over titleholder Britain in the semifinals Friday. Del Potro won 6-4, 5-7, 6-7 (5), 6-3, 6-4 in 5 hours, 7 minutes to gain a measure of revenge after losing the Olympic...