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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Our Panama Papers reporting on Petro Poroshenko was accurate and fair
    Jun04

    Our Panama Papers reporting on Petro Poroshenko was accurate and fair

    Adrian Karatnycky and Alan Riley’s opinion article defending Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko over his involvement in the Panama Papers might have been faintly amusing, if it did not also raise serious concerns (“Ukrainian innocent caught in Panama Papers web,” June 3). The overall tone suggests an attempt to whitewash the reputation of...

    MH17 criminal probe results due within months (AFP)
    Jun04

    MH17 criminal probe results due within months (AFP)

    The Hague (AFP) – Initial results from a criminal inquiry into the downing of a Malaysia Airlines flight over war-torn eastern Ukraine nearly two years ago will be available within months, Dutch prosecutors have said. …read more Source: The West...

    Ukraine’s released pilot assumes parliament seat
    Jun04

    Ukraine’s released pilot assumes parliament seat

    Ukrainian military pilot Nadiya Savchenko, who spent two years in Russian custody before her release in a prisoner swap last week …read more Source: World...

    MH17 criminal probe results due within months: prosecutor
    Jun04

    MH17 criminal probe results due within months: prosecutor

    Initial results from a criminal inquiry into the downing of a Malaysia Airlines flight over war-torn eastern Ukraine nearly two years ago will be available within months, Dutch prosecutors have said …read more Source: The Daily...

    [Ticker] Russia not cooperating on MH17 inquiry
    Jun04

    [Ticker] Russia not cooperating on MH17 inquiry

    Investigators into the MH17 disaster in Ukraine in 2014 on Friday complained that Russia is withholding information on Buk missiles, the type of projectile believed to have shot down the plane. The JIT – a team of criminal sleuths from the Netherlands, Australia, Malaysia, Belgium and Ukraine – said it will present its “first...

    Shamkir International Chess Tournament: P Harikrishna holds position in top 15 World rankings
    Jun04

    Shamkir International Chess Tournament: P Harikrishna holds position in top 15 World rankings

    Indian Grandmaster and former world junior champion P Harikrishna played out an easy draw with Teimour Radjabov of Azerbaijan in the eighth and penultimate round of Shamkir International chess tournament in Shamkir. While it did not help to go up the ladder in the 10-player round-robin tournament, the easiest of the draws with black kept...

    Paris: River Seine reaches its highest level in decades (pics+vid)
    Jun04

    Paris: River Seine reaches its highest level in decades (pics+vid)

    The River Seine has risen to its highest level for decades in Paris, forcing the authorities to close metro stations and museums. Two Metro stations located near the river bank were closed after water started to leak though the walls, while the Louvre museum and Musee d’Orsay, were closed protectively and artworks held in its underground...

    Poroshenko pins high hopes on Crimean Tatars
    Jun04

    Poroshenko pins high hopes on Crimean Tatars

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has vowed to “bring back” Crimea and the eastern Ukrainian regions of Donetsk and Lugansk. …read more Source: World...

    Estonian president appoints four new ambassadors  – The Baltic Times
    Jun04

    Estonian president appoints four new ambassadors – The Baltic Times

    President Toomas Hendrik Ilves on Friday appointed Estonia’s new ambassadors to China, Norway, Belarus, and Ukraine……. …read more Source: The Baltic...

    I am my own man, says Ukraine’s new prime minister
    Jun04

    I am my own man, says Ukraine’s new prime minister

    Ukraine’s Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman speaks during an interview with Reuters in Kiev, Ukraine, June 3, 2016. REUTERS KIEV: Ukrainian Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman said on Friday he would not let his decision-making be shackled by powerful vested interests, allowing him to push through reforms and usher in a period of economic...