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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Former US Ambassador Banned From Traveling to Russia
    Nov12

    Former US Ambassador Banned From Traveling to Russia

    Michael McFaul, a former U.S. ambassador to Russia, said Friday that Moscow had banned him from entering the country. McFaul, who was ambassador to Russia from 2012 to 2014, wrote on Facebook that Russia had banned him because of his close ties to President Barack Obama. “Was told that I am [on] the Kremlin’s sanctions list because of...

    Hollande and Trump agreed to “clarify” key issues including Middle East
    Nov12

    Hollande and Trump agreed to “clarify” key issues including Middle East

    French President Francois Hollande and U.S President-elect Donald Trump had a phone conversation on Friday in which they agreed to clarify positions on key issues such as the Middle East and Ukraine, said a source in Hollandes … …read more Source: ANTARA...

    Russia says expects sanctions to stay in place despite Trump win
    Nov12

    Russia says expects sanctions to stay in place despite Trump win

    Russia expects Western sanctions over the Ukraine conflict to stay in place despite Donald Trump winning the U.S. presidential election, Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said on Friday. “Our position is that sanctions will remain … …read more Source: ANTARA...

    Tensions continue to grow in eastern Ukraine
    Nov12

    Tensions continue to grow in eastern Ukraine

    The Organization for security and cooperation in Europe has warned about the escalation of tensions in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Canada says Russian sanctions must be upheld by all countries
    Nov12

    Canada says Russian sanctions must be upheld by all countries

    ADDIS ABABA – Canadian Foreign Minister Stephane Dion on Friday urged all countries to remain firm about upholding sanctions against Russia for its actions toward Ukraine and said Canada will not ease them as long as Moscow keeps its current stance. … …read more Source:...

    Ex-Georgian leader Mikhail Saakashvili plans new party in Ukraine, wants early elections
    Nov11

    Ex-Georgian leader Mikhail Saakashvili plans new party in Ukraine, wants early elections

    Former Georgian President Mikhail Saakashvili has announced plans to fight corruption in Ukraine with a new opposition party. Saakashvili resigned from his position as governor of Odessa earlier this week. …read more Source:...

    Ex-Georgian leader Mikhail Saakashvili plans new party in Ukraine, wants early elections
    Nov11

    Ex-Georgian leader Mikhail Saakashvili plans new party in Ukraine, wants early elections

    Former Georgian President Mikhail Saakashvili has announced plans to fight corruption in Ukraine with a new opposition party. Saakashvili resigned from his position as governor of Odessa earlier this week. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Ukraine Scrambles to Bolster US Support
    Nov11

    Ukraine Scrambles to Bolster US Support

    Seeking reassurance Despite these comments, Kiev has been seeking assurances of continued U.S. support. Mission in NYC done: more than 50 mtgs (meetings), 30 calls in 3 days to sup …read more Source: Big News...

    With an eye towards Donald Trump, Stephane Dion says Russian sanctions must be upheld
    Nov11

    With an eye towards Donald Trump, Stephane Dion says Russian sanctions must be upheld

    Canadian Foreign Minister Stephane Dion urged all countries to remain firm about upholding sanctions against Russia for its actions toward Ukraine. …read more Source: Global...

    Mikheil Saakashvili plans new party, wants early elections in Ukraine
    Nov11

    Mikheil Saakashvili plans new party, wants early elections in Ukraine

    The former Georgian president wants to fight corruption in the east European nation. Saakashvili resigned from his governor of Odessa post Monday. …read more Source: Deutsche...