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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    600,000 risk losing water in Ukraine
    Dec03

    600,000 risk losing water in Ukraine

    International monitors warned on Friday that around 600,000 impoverished people could be left without water or heat in war-scarred eastern Ukraine this winter. The words of caution came with few signs of an end to the 31-month-long conflict between Kiev and the pro-Russian separatists that has killed nearly 10,000 people in the EU’s...

    Ukraine prime minister meets al-Kuwari
    Dec03

    Ukraine prime minister meets al-Kuwari

    Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman met HE Dr Hamad bin Abdulaziz al-Kuwari, Adviser at the Emiri Diwan and Qatar’s candidate for the post of director general at the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (Unesco), in Kiev on Friday. During the meeting, they talked about the Qatari candidate’s vision...

    Russia hopes for eased sanctions under Trump
    Dec03

    Russia hopes for eased sanctions under Trump

    Russian President Vladimir Putin hopes that under Donald Trump, the United States eases economic sanctions put in place by the Obama administration. (Yuri Kochetkov/Reuters) WASHINGTON – Russia’s government denies that it tampered in the U.S. election or even took sides. But now that the results are in, members of President Vladimir...

    Nadezhda Savchenko does not want to become Ukraine’s president
    Dec03

    Nadezhda Savchenko does not want to become Ukraine’s president

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    Russia sees Trump as conduit for eased sanctions
    Dec03

    Russia sees Trump as conduit for eased sanctions

    WASHINGTON — Russia’s government denies that it tampered in the U.S. election or even took sides. But now that the results are in, members of President Vladimir Putin’s United Russia party aren’t holding back. RELATED LINKSWhy James Mattis could be an ‘awkward fit’ for the Trump administration Obama and Putin speak at...

    Russia sees Trump as conduit for eased sanctions
    Dec03

    Russia sees Trump as conduit for eased sanctions

    WASHINGTON — Russia’s government denies that it tampered in the U.S. election or even took sides. But now that the results are in, members of President Vladimir Putin’s United Russia party aren’t holding back. “It turns out that United Russia won the elections in America,” Viktor Nazarov, the governor of Omsk,...

    Lithuanian president: NATO exercises send clear message
    Dec03

    Lithuanian president: NATO exercises send clear message

    Civilians across Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia, are concerned that Moscow, after displaying its military might in Georgia, Ukraine and now Syria, could have the Baltic states in its sights next. …read more Source: World...

    In Aleppo, I saw why Assad is winning
    Dec03

    In Aleppo, I saw why Assad is winning

    The industrial sector of Layramun in northwest Aleppo tells the story of this war. Its 1,200 factories have been looted and destroyed. In their place are piles of concrete rubble filled with rusted metal. Collapsed water tanks peak through the ruins. Where bustling factories and the din of machines once churned out bundles of yarn, only the...

    Trump risks diplomatic blowup in Asia
    Dec03

    Trump risks diplomatic blowup in Asia

    Donald Trump startled foreign policy watchers Friday by speaking with the president of Taiwan, a break with more than 35 years of U.S. policy that is likely to infuriate China. The United States and Taiwan have a strong but unofficial relationship, and Trump’s phone call, confirmed by his transition team Friday afternoon, raises questions...

    Stratfor: Armenia throws discredit on  loyalty to Russia during April war
    Dec03

    Stratfor: Armenia throws discredit on  loyalty to Russia during April war

    ArmInfo. Armenia has thrown discredit on loyalty to Russia during April war in Karabakh confict area, reads the Stratfor report regarding Russia “Probably, the situation went worse particularly due to the fact that Russia was too busy with conflicts in Syria and Ukraine to intervene this conflict,” the article reads. Within this, the...