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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Hungary sends EU a pointed pro-Orbán message
    Oct03

    Hungary sends EU a pointed pro-Orbán message

    The Brussels establishment may view Hungary’s outspoken prime minister, Viktor Orbán, as a xenophobic outcast, but his own country stands behind him — something many other EU leaders can’t take for granted these days. For Europe, this was the loudest message from Hungarian voters in their referendum Sunday, in which more than 98...

    Stratfor’s Global Intelligence: Week of Oct. 3, 2016
    Oct03

    Stratfor’s Global Intelligence: Week of Oct. 3, 2016

    BISHKEK (TCA) — The Times of Central Asia presents to its readers Stratfor’s Global Intelligence, a weekly review of the most important events that happened in the world — from Europe to Middle East to Russia to Central Asia to Afghanistan to China and the Americas. The Week that WasBack to Escalation in SyriaWith the collapse of the Syrian...

    Project tackles pollution on Ukraine shores of Black Sea
    Oct03

    Project tackles pollution on Ukraine shores of Black Sea

    A group of volunteers and scientists are carrying out a project to tackle plastic pollution at the Ukrainian shores of the Black Sea. …read more Source:...

    Russia demands loyalty or silence: Tatars
    Oct03

    Russia demands loyalty or silence: Tatars

    BAKHCHYSARAY: Crimean Tartar activist Ilmi Umerov walks slowly and has difficulty controlling his left arm but his voice is strong and his eyes are piercing as he reiterates his rejection of Moscow´s rule in the peninsula, an opinion for which he faces trial. The deputy head of the Mejlis — the Crimean Tatars´ elected assembly — was...

    New gulag?
    Oct03

    New gulag?

    Human rights activists in eastern Ukraine say there is evidence that 10,000 prisoners are being used as slave labour in camps reminiscent of the Soviet gulags. …read more Source:...

    Buk at bedtime: Russian firm launches missile-launcher child’s bed
    Oct02

    Buk at bedtime: Russian firm launches missile-launcher child’s bed

    CaroBus ‘future defenders of the motherland’ range salutes Buk of the kind used to shoot down Malaysia airlines flight A Russian company has had to defend itself for producing a children’s bed shaped like a Buk missile launcher.Days after a Dutch-led international investigation found that Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 had been shot...

    Russia oil output jumps 4% in September to a new record
    Oct02

    Russia oil output jumps 4% in September to a new record

    Russian oil output jumped by almost 4% in September from the previous month to 11.11mn barrels per day (mbp), a new post-Soviet record-high, as companies ramped up drilling amid improved oil prices, Energy Ministry data showed yesterday. The oil output rose amid the talks between the leading global producers, including Russia, to curb production...

    MH17 suspects to be confirmed by end of this year
    Oct02

    MH17 suspects to be confirmed by end of this year

    Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop said on Sunday the names of those responsible for shooting down Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 over Ukraine in 2014 might be confirmed by the end of the year. …read more Source: The...

    People responsible for MH17 ‘confirmed’ by 2017
    Oct02

    People responsible for MH17 ‘confirmed’ by 2017

    Members of a joint investigation team present the preliminary results of the criminal investigation into the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 -AFP photo SYDNEY: The names of people being investigated for playing ‘an active role’ in the downing of flight MH17 will be confirmed by early 2017, Australia’s foreign minister said...

    MH17 crash suspects to be confirmed by 2017: Australia
    Oct02

    MH17 crash suspects to be confirmed by 2017: Australia

    The names of people being investigated for playing “an active role” in the downing of flight MH17 will be confirmed by early 2017, Australia’s foreign minister said on Sunday as she raised the prospect of a Lockerbie-style prosecution. Australia is part of the Dutch-led criminal inquiry into the crash of the Malaysia Airlines...