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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Donald Tusk to Ukraine: Europe has got your back
    Sep29

    Donald Tusk to Ukraine: Europe has got your back

    European Council President Donald Tusk reassured senior Ukrainian leaders Thursday of Europe’s support in the country’s continuing conflict with Russia. EU leaders have long sought to play a role as moderator in the conflict in eastern Ukraine, including helping to broker the Minsk 2 peace agreement that so far has not been fulfilled....

    Russia Claims Ukraine Open Airspace Led to MH17 Crash
    Sep29

    Russia Claims Ukraine Open Airspace Led to MH17 Crash

    Russia’s state air transport authority has blamed Ukraine’s “inaction” for the downing of the MH17 passenger airliner above its territory two years ago, because it did not close its airspace, Russian state news agency Itar-Tass reports. The Russian federal air transport agency (Rosaviatsia) blamed Kiev for the crash, in what is one of...

    Ukraine marks Babi Yar massacre’s 75th anniversary
    Sep29

    Ukraine marks Babi Yar massacre’s 75th anniversary

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainians have marked the 75th anniversary of the Babi Yar massacre, one of the most infamous mass slaughters of World War …read more Source: Taiwan...

    Russian violence leading to ‘civilisation clash’: Polish Defence Minister
    Sep29

    Russian violence leading to ‘civilisation clash’: Polish Defence Minister

    Russian “attack” on Ukraine links to “civilisation clash”, wrote Polish Defence Minister Antoni Macierewicz in a letter read in the US. …read more Source: Polskie...

    Canada-Russia Arctic conference set despite differences on Syria, Ukraine
    Sep29

    Canada-Russia Arctic conference set despite differences on Syria, Ukraine

    OTTAWA — A Liberal MP says Canada and Russia will hold a joint conference on Arctic co-operation next month in Ottawa, despite differences over Syria and Ukraine. Pam Goldsmith-Jones, the parliamentary secretary to Foreign Affairs Minister Stephane Dion, announced the event today in a speech at Carleton University in Ottawa, where the November...

    Historian Timothy Snyder: Babi Yar A Tragedy For All Ukrainians
    Sep29

    Historian Timothy Snyder: Babi Yar A Tragedy For All Ukrainians

    U.S. historian Timothy Snyder calls Babi Yar, where more than 30,000 Jews were massacred by the Nazis in a two-day period 75 years ago, a tragedy for all of Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine marks Babi Yar massacre’s 75th anniversary
    Sep29

    Ukraine marks Babi Yar massacre’s 75th anniversary

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) ” Ukrainians have marked the 75th anniversary of the Babi Yar massacre, one of the most infamous mass slaughters of World War II.Babi Yar, a ravine in the Ukrainian capital, is where nearly 34,000 Jews were killed… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Probe says missile launcher from Russia downed Malaysian jet
    Sep29

    Probe says missile launcher from Russia downed Malaysian jet

    Nieuwegein, Netherlands – An international criminal probe concluded that a missile which destroyed a Malaysian passenger jet over Ukraine in 2014 and killed all 298 people aboard was fired from rebel-controlled territory by a mobile launcher trucked in from Russia and hastily returned there. The report, released Wednesday, was “solid proof”...

    Ukraine Marks Babi Yar Massacre 75th Anniversary
    Sep29

    Ukraine Marks Babi Yar Massacre 75th Anniversary

    Cadets rang 75 bells to commemorate the victims of an infamous atrocity committed during World War II in Kyiv. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine marks Babi Yar massacre’s 75th anniversary
    Sep29

    Ukraine marks Babi Yar massacre’s 75th anniversary

    Ukrainians have marked the 75th anniversary of the Babi Yar massacre, one of the most infamous mass slaughters of World War II. …read more Source: FOX...