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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    The Kremlin Comes Around. A Little.
    Jun02

    The Kremlin Comes Around. A Little.

    Russia eased its food embargo on the U.S., EU, Canada, Australia, Ukraine, and several other countries yesterday, lifting its ban on the import of products used exclusively for baby food production. The green-lighted items include chicken, frozen veal, and dried or frozen legumes. The Russian Ministry of Agriculture has yet to develop regulations...

    Ukraine adopts Western-backed judicial reforms
    Jun02

    Ukraine adopts Western-backed judicial reforms

    Ukraine on Thursday overhauled its long-criticised legal system by adopting Western standards that limit the immunity of judges and establish an anti-corruption court. …read more Source: Channel...

    Ukraine's corrupt judges targeted in constitutional reforms
    Jun02

    Ukraine's corrupt judges targeted in constitutional reforms

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine’s parliament approved on Thursday judicial reforms that Western backers say are needed to fight corruption, in the first constitutional vote the ruling coalition has pushed through since an overhaul of the government in April. …read more Source: The...

    John Kerry to visit Denmark and Greenland
    Jun02

    John Kerry to visit Denmark and Greenland

    The US secretary of state, John Kerry, will pay Denmark and Greenland a visit on June 16 and 17. Kerry’s visit will focus on co-operation in the Arctic region, climate issues, the conflict in Syria against Islamic State (IS), the situation in Ukraine and trade. “As we recently had confirmed in Washington during the Nordic-US summit, the...

    News24.com | Families of MH17 crew file suit against Malaysia Airlines
    Jun02

    News24.com | Families of MH17 crew file suit against Malaysia Airlines

    Families of six Malaysia Airlines crew members who were killed when flight MH17 was shot down over Ukraine nearly two years ago have filed a lawsuit, blaming the carrier for the tragedy. …read more Source:...

    Crew families sue Malaysia Airlines over downing of jet
    Jun02

    Crew families sue Malaysia Airlines over downing of jet

    Crew families sue Malaysia Airlines over downing of jet …read more Source:...

    Ukraine adopts Western-backed judicial reforms (AFP)
    Jun02

    Ukraine adopts Western-backed judicial reforms (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Ukraine on Thursday overhauled its long-criticised legal system by adopting Western standards that limit the immunity of judges and establish an anti-corruption court. …read more Source: The West...

    Ukrainian Parliament Passes Judicial Reforms
    Jun02

    Ukrainian Parliament Passes Judicial Reforms

    Parliament in Ukraine has passed judicial reforms that Westerns backers say are needed to fight corruption. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Moscow chief rabbi: Ukraine, Russia Jews worry over Kiev’s honoring of anti-Semites
    Jun02

    Moscow chief rabbi: Ukraine, Russia Jews worry over Kiev’s honoring of anti-Semites

    (JTA) — The chief rabbi of Moscow condemned the honoring in Ukraine of nationalists whose troops massacred Jews. Rabbi Pinchas Goldschmidt, who is also the president of the European Conference of Rabbis, spoke of his “concern” over the trend in an interview Tuesday with JTA during a gathering of the standing committee of the Conference in Vienna....

    “The continuing dialogue between both parties has taken the form of a joint scoping exercise”
    Jun02

    “The continuing dialogue between both parties has taken the form of a joint scoping exercise”

    The second phase of negotiations on development of a new legal base of Armenia-EU bilateral relations initiated on December 7, 2015 may be considered accomplished. In negotiations of the future accord to substitute the Association Agreement (which the parties were to pre-sign in 2013, after over 3 years of negotiations), have initiated...