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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    The Price of Greatness
    Nov17

    The Price of Greatness

    My guest on a new Q&A podcast is John Hillen — who is a soldier, scholar, businessman, athlete, etc. The word I use for him is “hombre.” He is chairman of National Review. He was an assistant secretary of state under George W. Bush. He was an Army officer. He has degrees out the wazoo. Etc.I always say, “I want to be John Hillen when I...

    Ukraine man, 24, who faked age for high school gets 2 months
    Nov17

    Ukraine man, 24, who faked age for high school gets 2 months

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    Ukraine man, 24, who faked age for high school gets 2 months
    Nov17

    Ukraine man, 24, who faked age for high school gets 2 months

    HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A 24-year-old Ukrainian man who faked his name and age to attend a Pennsylvania high school has been ordered to spend two… …read more Source:...

    Putiniana as Deceit and Self-Deceit
    Nov17

    Putiniana as Deceit and Self-Deceit

    For years now, Vladimir Putin has been the most talked about leader in the West. He is on the covers of popular magazines; he is the hero or villain of numerous essays and books; he has an army of spectators waiting for the next detail to add to their Putin-centric narratives. Hardly any other Russian leader (with the exception of Stalin) has...

    Ukraine in Photos
    Nov17

    Ukraine in Photos

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    Olympics: Ten 2008 Beijing medallists disqualified for doping
    Nov17

    Olympics: Ten 2008 Beijing medallists disqualified for doping

    LAUSANNE (AFP) – Sixteen athletes, including ten medallists, were on Thursday disqualified by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) for doping at the 2008 Beijing Games.The ten medallists who competed in weightlifting, wrestling and athletics were all found to have taken banned substances after retesting of samples.They included three...

    Obama praises Merkel, says she’d get his ‘vote’
    Nov17

    Obama praises Merkel, says she’d get his ‘vote’

    US President Barack Obama called German Chancellor Angela Merkel an “outstanding” ally yesterday and said she might get his support if he were a German citizen and she decided to run for a fourth term as leader of Europe’s largest economy.Obama praised Merkel as a leader who had shown “her integrity, her truthfulness, her...

    Obama to Trump: Time to get serious
    Nov17

    Obama to Trump: Time to get serious

    BERLIN — Get serious or get played, President Barack Obama told President-elect Donald Trump here Thursday — warning his successor that he’ll lose elections and people will die if he doesn’t shape up. As impressive as the campaign he ran was, that won’t translate to governing, Obama said he told Trump in their long private...

    What democracy? Dutch voters BETRAYED as EU rubber stamps visa-free access for Ukraine
    Nov17

    What democracy? Dutch voters BETRAYED as EU rubber stamps visa-free access for Ukraine

    BRUSSELS trampled over the result of a Dutch referendum on freedom of movement today as it rubber stamped visa-free access for 40 million Ukrainians. …read more Source:...

    Stand up to Russia, Obama advises Trump
    Nov17

    Stand up to Russia, Obama advises Trump

    BERLIN // Offering some pointed foreign policy advice to his successor, US president Barack Obama expressed hope on Thursday that his succesor, Donald Trump, will stand up to Russia when it deviates from American “values and international norms”. Mr Obama, in a joint news conference with German chancellor Angela Merkel during his...