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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Ukraine no longer ‘a major energy route’ to EU
    Aug14

    Ukraine no longer ‘a major energy route’ to EU

    …read more Source: Mehr News...

    Rio 2016 | Fencing: Ibtihaj Muhammad becomes 1st Muslim African-American woman to win Olympic medal
    Aug14

    Rio 2016 | Fencing: Ibtihaj Muhammad becomes 1st Muslim African-American woman to win Olympic medal

    Russia dismantled Ukraine to win their fourth fencing gold at the Rio Olympics on Saturday as the Americans took bronze over traditional powerhouse Italy for the second straight day. Russia lost just one of nine bouts in the women’s team saber final, trouncing Ukraine 45-30 to rack up seven fencing medals at the Games – their best...

    The school on the frontline of the war in Ukraine
    Aug14

    The school on the frontline of the war in Ukraine

    School No 58 in Donetsk bears the scars of war – as do its pupils and teachers. We followed them for a year. …read more Source: AL...

    As Ukraine tensions soar, Putin is doing what Putin does best
    Aug14

    As Ukraine tensions soar, Putin is doing what Putin does best

    By Peter Apps Vladimir Putin might or might not intend to escalate his war with Ukraine in the next few days. But whatever his plans, he is certainly making it look as if he may. As Ukrainians prepare to celebrate a quarter-century of independence from the Soviet Union on August 24, Moscow is making it clear that their sovereignty only exists as...

    Russia Wins More Olympic Gold, But Has Only Track and Field Athlete Suspended
    Aug14

    Russia Wins More Olympic Gold, But Has Only Track and Field Athlete Suspended

    Russia has won more gold at the Rio Olympics, but had its sole track and field athlete suspended from the games. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    5 Lethal Israeli Weapons of War Russia Can Only Wish it Had
    Aug14

    5 Lethal Israeli Weapons of War Russia Can Only Wish it Had

    Robert Farley Security, They could be game changers. In many ways, Israel and Russia have taken opposite approaches to providing for national security. Israel stands at the technological frontier, while Russia has struggled to keep its national innovation system vital and healthy. Moreover, over the years Russian arms have populated the armies...

    Timely tension
    Aug14

    Timely tension

    Tensions between Russia and Ukraine are rising again over Crimea. But what is in it for Moscow? …read more Source:...

    Russia win women’s fencing sabre team Olympic gold
    Aug14

    Russia win women’s fencing sabre team Olympic gold

    RIO DE JANEIRO – Russia won the women’s fencing sabre team gold at the Rio Olympics on Saturday, beating the Ukraine 45-30 in the final. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    Rio still struggles with litany of problems through 1st week
    Aug14

    Rio still struggles with litany of problems through 1st week

    RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Rows of empty seats, green water, controlled explosions, stray bullets, the killing of a young policeman in a favela, muggings of team officials, an attack on a media bus, spotty weather, snarled traffic, long travel distances and lack of a Carnival atmosphere. Halfway through the Olympics, Rio de Janeiro is still struggling...

    2016 Summer Olympic Medals Table-Gold Order
    Aug13

    2016 Summer Olympic Medals Table-Gold Order

    Through 6 of 21 medal events, Saturday, Aug. 13124 of 306 total medal eventsNationGSBTotUnited States21141752China13101639Britain810624Germany84315Japan731424Australia66719South Korea63413Russia59822France58518Hungary53311Italy47415Spain3025New Zealand2608Canada22610Kazakhstan2237Netherlands2237Thailand2114Croatia2103Switzerland2013North...