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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Bulgaria Concerned By Spike of Russian Airspace Violations
    Jul25

    Bulgaria Concerned By Spike of Russian Airspace Violations

    Russia has violated NATO-ally Bulgaria’s airspace 10 times in the last month in what the country’s minister of defense has described as provocation, Bulgarian state TV channel Nova TV reports. “The entry of Russian aircraft in our zone of exclusivity is provocation with an unclear goal,” Nenchev said. “This is highly worrying, which...

    Ukraine, after war, becomes a trove for black market arms trade
    Jul25

    Ukraine, after war, becomes a trove for black market arms trade

    On Feb. 12 last year, the same day that a ceasefire ended the worst of the fighting in eastern Ukraine between rebels and government forces, a former rebel fighter seized a chance to turn his inside knowledge of the conflict into hard cash. He traveled to a spot on the Russian-Ukrainian border where he retrieved a cache of weapons hidden there...

    Interior Ministry: Inflow of refugees from Ukraine to Belarus down three times
    Jul25

    Interior Ministry: Inflow of refugees from Ukraine to Belarus down three times

    As of 1 July 2016, 351 people applied to the citizenship and migration department for a refugee status. 80% of the applicants are Ukrainian citizens. Among the applicants there are also citizens of Syria, Yemen, Afghanistan, Egypt and some other states from that region. …read more Source:...

    Gdańsk – a city of solidarity with immigrants
    Jul25

    Gdańsk – a city of solidarity with immigrants

    Gdańsk – a city of solidarity with immigrants “(…) We have a Christian duty to welcome everyone in need who knocks at our door. This basic expression of evangelical love is also the source of inspiration for countless programs of solidarity towards immigrants… However, you don’t need to be a Christian to help. To...

    Ukraine, after war, becomes a trove for black market arms trade
    Jul25

    Ukraine, after war, becomes a trove for black market arms trade

    On Feb. 12 last year, the same day that a ceasefire ended the worst of the fighting in eastern Ukraine between rebels and government forces, a former rebel fighter seized a chance to turn his inside knowledge of the conflict into hard cash. …read more Source: Channel...

    Kyiv Says Three Soldiers Killed In Eastern Ukraine
    Jul25

    Kyiv Says Three Soldiers Killed In Eastern Ukraine

    The Ukrainian military says three soldiers have been killed and three others wounded in fresh clashes between government forces and Russian-backed separatists in the country’s volatile east. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Trial opens over murder of Kremlin critic Nemtsov
    Jul25

    Trial opens over murder of Kremlin critic Nemtsov

    KREMLIN: A Moscow military court on Monday began an initial closed-door hearing in the trial of the suspects in the shock murder of Kremlin critic Boris Nemtsov last year, a lawyer said. Nemtsov, a former deputy prime minister and one of the most prominent critics of President Vladimir Putin, was gunned down on the evening of February 27, 2015,...

    Erdogan’s Apology Is Too Little, Too Late For Russians
    Jul25

    Erdogan’s Apology Is Too Little, Too Late For Russians

    The vast majority of Russians believe Turkey’s apology for downing a Russian jet last year has come too late and Turkey needs to offer further compensation, a Russian state poll reports. The incident in November saw a Russian Su-24 jet crash in northern Syria , after briefly entering Turkish airspace for a matter of seconds. Turkey claimed...

    Trial opens over murder of Kremlin critic Nemtsov
    Jul25

    Trial opens over murder of Kremlin critic Nemtsov

    MOSCOW: A Moscow military court on Monday began an initial closed-door hearing in the trial of the suspects in the shock murder of Kremlin critic Boris Nemtsov last year, a lawyer said. Nemtsov, a former deputy prime minister and one of the most prominent critics of President Vladimir Putin, was gunned down on the evening of February 27, 2015, as...

    Ukraine has become a trove for the black market arms trade
    Jul25

    Ukraine has become a trove for the black market arms trade

    Thomson ReutersSLOVIANSK, Ukraine/MOSCOW (Reuters) – On Feb. 12 last year, the same day that a ceasefire ended the worst of the fighting in eastern Ukraine between rebels and government forces, a former rebel fighter seized a chance to turn his inside knowledge of the conflict into hard cash. He traveled to a spot on the Russian-Ukrainian...