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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Number of tourists to Egypt drops by 41% y-o-y: CAPMAS 
    Nov02

    Number of tourists to Egypt drops by 41% y-o-y: CAPMAS 

    The number of tourist arrivals from all countries reached 473,000 during September this year, compared to 802,000 tourists during the same month in 2015—a decrease of 41%, according to the Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics (CAPMAS). CAPMAS stated in its monthly bulletin this week that the countries that most influenced the...

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

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

    King Willem-Alexander and Queen Maxima of the Netherlands place sunflowers at the MH17 Memorial at Parliament House in Canberra. 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...

    Ukrainian president to visit Slovenia next week
    Nov02

    Ukrainian president to visit Slovenia next week

    President Borut Pahor will host Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on Tuesday, 8 November. The official visit confirms the two countries’ mutual interest for deepening bilateral ties and business cooperation, the president’s office said on Wednesday. …read more Source:...

    Is the CIA Ready for the Age of Cyberwar?
    Nov02

    Is the CIA Ready for the Age of Cyberwar?

    When America goes to the polls on November 8, according to current and former U.S. intelligence officials, it will likely experience the culmination of a new form of information war. A months-long campaign backed by the Russian government to undermine the credibility of the U.S. presidential election—through hacking, cyberattacks, and...

    Ukrainian Library Director Goes On Trial In Moscow
    Nov02

    Ukrainian Library Director Goes On Trial In Moscow

    The trial of the director of Moscow’s Ukrainian Literature Library kicked off in the Russian capital on November 2. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Transport Ministry: Belavia crew did right to return to Zhulyany Airport
    Nov02

    Transport Ministry: Belavia crew did right to return to Zhulyany Airport

    According to all international instruments, the aircraft should comply with the instructions of ATC. More so, the plane was in the airspace of Ukraine. If they had not complied and fighter jets had been scrambled, that could have led to a bigger conflict. But, of course, the psychological stress on the crew was very big, Vladimir Kostin noted....

    Kiev accuses rebels of killing 2 Ukrainian soldiers
    Nov02

    Kiev accuses rebels of killing 2 Ukrainian soldiers

    Separatist, pro-Russia rebels double attacks in October compared to September, Ukrainian authorities say …read more Source: Anadolu...

    Ukraine removes last conscripts from war zone
    Nov02

    Ukraine removes last conscripts from war zone

    …read more Source: Al-Manar TV

    Lavrov: Russia appreciates Greece’s position on Western sanctions
    Nov02

    Lavrov: Russia appreciates Greece’s position on Western sanctions

    Moscow appreciates NATO member Greece’s position regarding the West’s decision to impose retaliatory sanctions following the annexation of Crimea, visiting Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said Wednesday. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko Says No Conscripts In War Zone
    Nov02

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko Says No Conscripts In War Zone

    President Petro Poroshenko has announced that Ukraine no longer has conscripts fighting Russia-backed separatists in the country’s east. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...