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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Inside the World of Ukraine’s Women Warriors
    Nov02

    Inside the World of Ukraine’s Women Warriors

    Lera Burlakova first traveled to eastern Ukraine’s Donbass region in 2014 as a journalist to report on the violence between the Ukrainian military and pro-Russian separatist forces. After a week of covering the war in the town of Pisky, Burlakova decided writing about it was not enough: She wanted to fight for her country. “I couldn’t...

    Handball: Cervar cautious ahead of Ukraine qualifier
    Nov02

    Handball: Cervar cautious ahead of Ukraine qualifier

    The Macedonian men’s handball team begins the Euro 2018 qualifiers against Ukraine in Skopje on Wednesday. Despite Macedonia tipped as the favorite, coach Lino Cervar is cautious ahead of the match. …read more Source: Macedonian Information...

    Ukraine removes last conscripts from war zone
    Nov02

    Ukraine removes last conscripts from war zone

    The announcement by Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko comes as the former Soviet republic tries to form a fully professional army that can conform to NATO standards and one day join the Western military bloc. …read more Source: World...

    Ukraine removes last conscripts from war zone
    Nov02

    Ukraine removes last conscripts from war zone

    Ukraine said Wednesday it no longer had conscripted soldiers fighting pro-Russian insurgents for the first time since a conflict that has claimed nearly 10,000 lives began in April 2014 …read more Source: The Daily...

    These Soldiers On Ukraine’s Front Lines Are Starting To Doubt The War’s Value
    Nov02

    These Soldiers On Ukraine’s Front Lines Are Starting To Doubt The War’s Value

    MARINKA, Ukraine ― A long and jarring mud road, riddled with shell craters, winds from the edge of Marinka to shrapnel-riddled low-rise apartment blocks that now demarcate the end of Ukrainian government-held territory. Four hundred meters away, across a heavily mined field of rough grass, shrubs and tall trees sit the Russian-backed separatists....

    SitRep: Moscow Pushes Back on Aleppo, Mosul; Pentagon to Ask for $6B More in War Funding
    Nov02

    SitRep: Moscow Pushes Back on Aleppo, Mosul; Pentagon to Ask for $6B More in War Funding

    Russia Rebuilds Crimea Costal Defenses; Return of the Syria Hawks; And Lots More …read more Source: Foreign...

    The Morning Vertical, November 2, 2016
    Nov02

    The Morning Vertical, November 2, 2016

    Your daily roundup. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Belavia expects to reach settlement with Ukraine soon
    Nov02

    Belavia expects to reach settlement with Ukraine soon

    We are working with Ukrainian colleagues to determine the size of compensation. This issue will be settled soon, Anatoly Gusarov said and noted that the Ukrainian side agreed to pay compensation. “Its size is the only issue remaining,” he noted. …read more Source:...

    Dutch royals lay tributes for MH17 victims, war dead in Australia
    Nov02

    Dutch royals lay tributes for MH17 victims, war dead in Australia

    CANBERRA: King Willem-Alexander and Queen Maxima of the Netherlands laid sunflowers at a memorial in the Australian capital on Wednesday for victims of the Malaysian Airlines Flight MH17 shot down over Ukraine two years ago. …read more Source: The...

    Russia’s foreign minister says Syria process ‘sabotaged’
    Nov02

    Russia’s foreign minister says Syria process ‘sabotaged’

    ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Russia’s foreign minister accused other countries involved in Syrian peace negotiations of having “sabotaged” the process with continued backing of militant groups intent on toppling President Bashar Assad. Sergey Lavrov made the remarks Wednesday on a visit to Greece, a NATO and European Union member that has...