: :inin Kyiv (EET)

Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Diplomatica: Palestinian rep pushes for mission name change, but Liberals aren’t budging
    Oct21

    Diplomatica: Palestinian rep pushes for mission name change, but Liberals aren’t budging

    It only means changing a few letters and the order of three words, but for Nabil Marouf, representative of Palestine in Canada, there’s much at stake when it comes to the name of his mission. “My mission is to promote Palestinian and Canadian relations,” Marouf said. “I want Global Affairs Canada to deal with (my mission) as a recognized...

    Kyiv Says Russia Refuses To Hand Over Jailed Ukrainian Filmmaker
    Oct21

    Kyiv Says Russia Refuses To Hand Over Jailed Ukrainian Filmmaker

    Ukraine says Russia is refusing to hand over jailed Ukrainian filmmaker Oleh Sentsov. Ukrainian Deputy Justice Minister Serhiy Petukhov posted a copy of the refusal letter on Facebook on October 21, …read more Source: Big News...

    Italy Scuttles New Russia Sanctions Proposal
    Oct21

    Italy Scuttles New Russia Sanctions Proposal

    Forget about new sanctions on Russia for its bombing of Aleppo: the leaders of Germany, France, and Britain folded after Italy’s Matteo Renzi voiced his opposition. FT: During nine hours of talks at a European summit in Brussels, the Italian prime minister succeeded in removing a proposal for new sanctions that had been tabled by Berlin,...

    Row over trade deal exposes gridlock in EU decision-making
    Oct21

    Row over trade deal exposes gridlock in EU decision-making

    The European Union’s difficulties in sealing a landmark trade pact with Canada because of opposition from a Belgian region is exposing the bloc’s wider struggle to get things done.The impasse over the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) with Canada is not unique.The EU is also struggling to finalise a political and trade...

    Top-seeded Svetlana Kuznetsova makes Kremlin Cup final
    Oct21

    Top-seeded Svetlana Kuznetsova makes Kremlin Cup final

    MOSCOW (AP) — Top-seeded Svetlana Kuznetsova beat fourth-seeded Elina Svitolina of Ukraine 6-1, 6-7 (2), 6-4 in the Kremlin Cup semifinals on Friday to remain …read more Source: Taiwan...

    Why The United States Should Strengthen Its Relationship With Armenia
    Oct21

    Why The United States Should Strengthen Its Relationship With Armenia

    Since the 2014 Russian annexation of Crimea, Western policymakers have worked earnestly to prevent Russian President Vladimir Putin from instigating new military campaigns in Eastern Europe and the post-Soviet region. Even though Western containment efforts have reduced the likelihood of Russian military aggression against NATO member states, US...

    Lockdown is neither democratic nor constitutional
    Oct21

    Lockdown is neither democratic nor constitutional

    Give your loyalties to an ideology, not a person The Supreme Court has started hearing of the petitions filed by many parties including Imran Khan. As a first step, the Supreme Court ordered Nawaz Sharif and other defendants to appear before the court in two weeks time. The constitution of Pakistan does not provide any immunity to the office of...

    Russia says it’s been forced to cut the size of its embassy in London ‘because visas are not being issued’
    Oct21

    Russia says it’s been forced to cut the size of its embassy in London ‘because visas are not being issued’

    Thomson ReutersRussia has been forced to cut the size of its embassy in London after Britain delayed granting visas for months to dozens of its staff including career diplomats, the Russian ambassador said on Friday. Russia and Britain have repeatedly clashed publicly over Syria, Ukraine and the 2006 London murder of former KGB agent Alexander...

    Russian military theorists consider  future war: Bridging the NATO-Russia gap
    Oct21

    Russian military theorists consider future war: Bridging the NATO-Russia gap

    Russian military theorists have a long-developed reputation for paying close attention to the possible contours of future wars. And now – in the context of Moscow’s military modernization, its involvement in armed conflicts in Ukraine and Syria, as well as its continued strained relations with the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) –...

    Leaders agree to draft road map to implement Minsk agreement
    Oct21

    Leaders agree to draft road map to implement Minsk agreement

    The leaders of Ukraine, Germany, France and Russia agreed to draw up a road map by the end of next month to carry out the Minsk peace agreement for eastern Ukraine. After six hours of talks on the wars in Ukraine and Syria on October 19-20 in Berlin, German Chancellor Angela Merkel emerged to say […] …read more Source: The Ukrainian...