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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Agency raises red flag over toxic imports
    Aug04

    Agency raises red flag over toxic imports

    Kenyans have been warned that vehicles and food items entering the country from Japan and Ukraine may have been exposed to radiation, which experts say could be behind the increased cases of cancer. A parliamentary committee heard that most of the vehicles and food items coming from the two countries, which have been hit by nuclear leaks, were...

    A Year After His Death, What I Wish I Could Tell the Ukranian Soldier I Befriended
    Aug04

    A Year After His Death, What I Wish I Could Tell the Ukranian Soldier I Befriended

    KYIV, Ukraine—One year ago on Saturday, a 19-year-old Ukrainian soldier named Daniel Kasyanenko died on a battlefield in eastern Ukraine. He died alongside one of his friends, a fellow Ukrainian volunteer soldier, when a mortar fell on them. They were among 18 Ukrainian soldiers to die in a 10-day stretch from Aug. 1 to Aug. 10, 2015. I first met...

    Russian Troop Buildup Along Ukraine Border Raises War Fears
    Aug04

    Russian Troop Buildup Along Ukraine Border Raises War Fears

    Russia’s steady buildup of military forces along its border with Ukraine is raising concerns that Moscow, which annexed Crimea in 2014 and then began backing separatists in eastern Ukraine militarily — including with Russian troops — may be considering an overt military campaign against its southwestern neighbor. Russian Defense Minister...

    Donald Trump Doesn’t Need an ‘Intervention’
    Aug04

    Donald Trump Doesn’t Need an ‘Intervention’

    Clearly things have gone off the rails when a presidential nominee needs an intervention. Apparently, “key Republicans close to Donald Trump’s orbit” think that the window for a general-election “pivot” is closing. NBC reported on Wednesday that Newt Gingrich, Reince Priebus, and Rudy Giuliani were plotting to stage an intervention for...

    Ukraine’s ambassador: Trump’s comments send wrong message to world
    Aug04

    Ukraine’s ambassador: Trump’s comments send wrong message to world

    They stand at odds with America’s role as a beacon of freedom and democracy. …read more Source: The...

    Ukrainian hackers leak IDs, personal data of journalists
    Aug04

    Ukrainian hackers leak IDs, personal data of journalists

    MOSCOW (AP) — A Ukrainian nationalist website has published what it says is an email archive with copies of IDs and personal data of Ukrainian and international journalists, raising new concerns about their safety. The archive posted by Myrotvorets, which allegedly comes from a disenchanted rebel official and contains thousands of emails, was...

    Shifting from Russia, Ukraine strikes US nuclear fuel deal
    Aug04

    Shifting from Russia, Ukraine strikes US nuclear fuel deal

    About half of Ukraine’s energy is produced by nuclear power stations that still operate in the wake of the 1986 Chernobyl disaster. (File) Ukraine said on Thursday it had reac …read more Source: The Indian...

    Ukrainian hackers leak IDs, personal data of journalists
    Aug04

    Ukrainian hackers leak IDs, personal data of journalists

    In May, Myrotvorets first caused worries about the safety of journalists who covered the conflict in Ukraine’s rebel-controlled east when it leaked names and contact information for thousands of reporters who have reported from rebel-controlled eastern Ukraine. The release of journalists’ personal data has drawn sharp criticism from...

    Media Advisory: A First Group of Soldiers from Operation UNIFIER Return From Ukraine
    Aug04

    Media Advisory: A First Group of Soldiers from Operation UNIFIER Return From Ukraine

    VALCARTIER, QUEBEC–(Marketwired – Aug. 4, 2016) – Media representatives are invited to attend the return of approximately sixty soldiers from Valcartier on Friday, following their participation in the first rotation of Operation (OP) UNIFIER. When: Friday, August 5, 2016, at 6:10 p.m. (arrival of aircraft) Where: …read...

    Boohooing Over Brexit?
    Aug04

    Boohooing Over Brexit?

    In the direct aftermath of the Brexit vote, when gobsmacked global elites tried to make sense of what had just happened, a curious narrative started making the rounds in the press: voters didn’t really know what they were voting for! Dubbed “Bregret” by some wags, anecdotal evidence seemed to pour in that Out voters were merely venting...