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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Kyrgyzstan abstains from UN vote to urge Russia to end human rights abuses in Crimea
    Nov16

    Kyrgyzstan abstains from UN vote to urge Russia to end human rights abuses in Crimea

    The document reaffirms the UN’s commitment to Ukraine’s sovereignty over Crimea and urges Russia to immediately end all abuses against the Black Sea territory’s residents, including “arbitrary detentions, torture and other cruel, inhumane or degrading treatment, and to revoke all discriminatory legislation.”...

    Poroshenko appeals to Trump for support in phone call
    Nov16

    Poroshenko appeals to Trump for support in phone call

    Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko asked Donald Trump for support against “Russian aggression” during a congratulatory telephone conversation with the US president-elect on Tuesday. Trump’s shock election victory has been met with trepidation in Kiev because of the outspoken reality TV star’s praise of Russian President Vladimir...

    Poroshenko appeals to Trump for support in phone call
    Nov16

    Poroshenko appeals to Trump for support in phone call

    Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko asked Donald Trump for support against “Russian aggression” during a congratulatory telephone conversation with the US president-elect on Tuesday. Trump’s shock election victory has been met with trepidation in Kiev because of the outspoken reality TV star’s praise of Russian President Vladimir...

    UN Panel Condemns Rights Abuses In Crimea, Calls For Monitoring
    Nov16

    UN Panel Condemns Rights Abuses In Crimea, Calls For Monitoring

    A United Nations panel condemned human rights abuses in Crimea and pressed Russia to allow UN monitors to visit the Ukrainian territory it annexed in 2014. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    EU Commission To Propose Pre-Screening In Visa-Free Schengen Zone
    Nov16

    EU Commission To Propose Pre-Screening In Visa-Free Schengen Zone

    The European Commission on November 16 will propose pre-screening for everyone who enters the EU’s Schengen zone from a third country, even if that country’s citizens normally enjoy visa-free travel. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Poroshenko appeals to Trump for support in phone call
    Nov16

    Poroshenko appeals to Trump for support in phone call

    [KIEV] Ukranian president Petro Poroshenko asked Donald Trump for support against “Russian aggression” during a congratulatory telephone conversation with the US president-elect on Tuesday. …read more Source: The Business...

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko appeals to Trump for support against ‘Russian aggression’ in telephone call
    Nov16

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko appeals to Trump for support against ‘Russian aggression’ in telephone call

    November 16, 2016 12:15 PMKIEV (AFP) – Ukranian President Petro Poroshenko has asked Mr Donald Trump for support against “Russian aggression” during a congratulatory telephone conversation with the US president-elect. …read more Source: The Straits...

    Poroshenko appeals to Trump for support in phone call (AFP)
    Nov16

    Poroshenko appeals to Trump for support in phone call (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko asked Donald Trump for support against “Russian aggression” during a congratulatory telephone conversation with the US president-elect. …read more Source: The West...

    VIDEO: Fist fight breaks out in Ukrainian parliament over alleged ties to Russia
    Nov16

    VIDEO: Fist fight breaks out in Ukrainian parliament over alleged ties to Russia

    Violence erupted inside Ukrainian parliament on Tuesday after an opposition leader was accused of working for the Kremlin. Ukraine’s relationship with Russia has fraught with complication and controversy since time immemorial. During the Stalin era, many Ukranians hated Russia so intensely that many Ukranians joined the advancing German...

    One in Three in Europe and Central Asia See Corruption as a Great Challenge
    Nov16

    One in Three in Europe and Central Asia See Corruption as a Great Challenge

    BERLIN (AP) — One in three people in Europe and Central Asia see corruption as one of the greatest challenges for their countries, but a similar number fear retaliation if they speak out against it, according to a study released Wednesday by an international corruption watchdog. Transparency International said that within the European Union,...