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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    SOCAR achieves cancellation of Ukrainian AMC’s decision
    Jul14

    SOCAR achieves cancellation of Ukrainian AMC’s decision

    SOCAR Petroleum LLC, owned by SOCAR Energy Ukraine (the Ukrainian subsidiary of SOCAR), after 6months of litigation, obtained the cancellation of the decision of the Antimonopoly Committee of Ukraine (AMC) on the violation of economic competition and the imposition of a fine of 2.5 million hryvnia ($96,000). …read more Source:...

    Russia warns of response if US doesn’t reopen its properties
    Jul14

    Russia warns of response if US doesn’t reopen its properties

    In response to reports of Russian meddling in the presidential election, the outgoing Obama administration last year expelled 35 Russian officials from the U.S. and shut down two Russian estates that President Barack Obama said were being used for spy operations. Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov and U.S. Undersecretary of State Tom...

    Lavrov: Shortsighted Policies of US, EU in Many Ways Provoked Ukrainian Crisis
    Jul14

    Lavrov: Shortsighted Policies of US, EU in Many Ways Provoked Ukrainian Crisis

    TEHRAN (FNA)- Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said certain actions of Western countries have led to “dividing lines” in Europe, and “have largely provoked” the Ukrainian crisis. …read more Source: Fars News...

    Amnesty Says Missing Ukrainian Blogger Held By Russia-Backed Separatists
    Jul14

    Amnesty Says Missing Ukrainian Blogger Held By Russia-Backed Separatists

    Amnesty International says it has information that a missing Ukrainian blogger is being held by pro-Russian separatists in Ukraine’s eastern region of Donetsk. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Trump and Macron turn on the charm
    Jul14

    Trump and Macron turn on the charm

    Trump softened rhetoric on climate and trade in Paris charm show, but spoke of potential “deal” with Russia on Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Now that a White House insider is implicated, Team Trump may begin to fall apart
    Jul14

    Now that a White House insider is implicated, Team Trump may begin to fall apart

    Sarah Sanders; Jared Kushner; Steve Bannon (Credit: AP/Evan Vucci/Susan Walsh) For the first time in a year’s worth of reporting on the Russian attack on the 2016 presidential election, a series of watershed articles published by the New York Times has placed one of the alleged conspirators inside the White House. Specifically, the...

    Five men convicted of Nemtsov murder
    Jul14

    Five men convicted of Nemtsov murder

    Some suspects in Russian opposition leader’s death still free, family says One-Minute Read Friday, July 14, 2017 – 9:11am Five Chechen men have been found guilty of killing the Russian opposition leader Boris Nemtsov and handed lengthy prison sentences. Former soldier Zaur Dadayev, who investigators say acted as the gunman, was...

    Juncker in Brexit PUT DOWN: ‘I’ll speak French because it’s an official EU language’
    Jul14

    Juncker in Brexit PUT DOWN: ‘I’ll speak French because it’s an official EU language’

    BRUSSELS boss Jean-Claude Juncker has delivered his latest put down to Britain by deciding to speak French at the EU-Ukraine summit as it’s “an official EU language”. …read more Source:...

    Russia Reportedly Detains Power Executive Connected With Siemens Project
    Jul14

    Russia Reportedly Detains Power Executive Connected With Siemens Project

    Russian authorities have detained the chief executive of Russian electricity equipment maker Power Machines on suspicion of attempting to divulge state secrets, Russian media have reported, citing anonymous sources. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Belarusian army aims to protect Russian airspace, not to atack other countries
    Jul14

    Belarusian army aims to protect Russian airspace, not to atack other countries

    Military parade on 3 July. Image: CTV.by Belarus’s neighbours regularly voice their concerns about Minsk’s role in a potential Russian invasion of the Baltic states or Ukraine. However, on 15 June, Belarusian president Alexander Lukashenka insisted that although Belarusian and Russian troops were operating in the region ‘as...