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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    EU leader expects bloc to extend sanctions on Russia in 2017
    Dec01

    EU leader expects bloc to extend sanctions on Russia in 2017

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    Ukrain yakiuka onyo la Urusi na kufanya mazoezi ya kijeshi
    Dec01

    Ukrain yakiuka onyo la Urusi na kufanya mazoezi ya kijeshi

    Ukrain inasema kuwa imekamilisha salama siku ya kwanza kati ya siku mbili za mazoezi ya kurusha makombora juu ya bahari nyeusi magharibi mwa Crimea. …read more Source:...

    What Went Wrong at the Golden Rose Synagogue?
    Dec01

    What Went Wrong at the Golden Rose Synagogue?

    A Ukrainian memorial to crimes against Jews has become a reminder of the country’s own tendency toward historical denial. …read more Source: Foreign...

    Ukraine Says Missile Tests Will Avoid Crimea, Mollifying Russia
    Dec01

    Ukraine Says Missile Tests Will Avoid Crimea, Mollifying Russia

    Ukraine’s military said its two-day missile drill starting on Thursday would avoid the airspace over Crimea, sidestepping a possible confrontation with Russia which annexed the peninsula in 2014.News of the tests had angered the Kremlin, prompting it to put its air defense forces on high alert and maneuver warships in the Black Sea.The...

    Ukraine tests missiles, drawing Russia’s anger
    Dec01

    Ukraine tests missiles, drawing Russia’s anger

    Ed AdamczykKIEV, Ukraine, Dec. 1 (UPI) — Ukraine began surface-to-air missile tests over the Black Sea, after Russia threatened to shoot the missiles down. …read more Source: United Press...

    Ukraine Conducts Missile Tests Near Black Sea, Raising Russian Ire
    Dec01

    Ukraine Conducts Missile Tests Near Black Sea, Raising Russian Ire

    Ukraine began two days of surface-to-air missile tests in an area near the Black Sea, as tensions with Moscow escalated. Russia, which annexed the adjacent region of Crimea in 2014, called the exercises a provocation, and reportedly put its military on high alert. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine launches missile drills near Crimea
    Dec01

    Ukraine launches missile drills near Crimea

    Ukraine on Thursday unleashed a barrage of missile tests near Russian-annexed Crimea in a show of strength and defiance bound to irritate Moscow. …read more Source: The Times of...

    Putin Hopes to Fix Ties With US, Pool Anti-Terror Efforts
    Dec01

    Putin Hopes to Fix Ties With US, Pool Anti-Terror Efforts

    MOSCOW—In a conciliatory state-of-the-nation address, Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday voiced hope for mending a rift with the U.S. and pooling efforts in fighting terrorism. The speech reflected Moscow’s hope that President-elect Donald Trump could help repair ties with Washington that have sunk to a post-Cold War low over the...

    Russia deploys warships near Crimea as Ukraine fires missiles in air defence drill 
    Dec01

    Russia deploys warships near Crimea as Ukraine fires missiles in air defence drill 

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    Putin says Russia not ‘looking for enemies’
    Dec01

    Putin says Russia not ‘looking for enemies’

    MOSCOW: President Vladimir Putin adopted a conciliatory tone to international rivals in a key speech on Thursday, saying Russia needed has “never looked for enemies” in the international community. “We do not want confrontation with anyone. It is not needed — not by us, our partners, the international community,” Putin...