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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    2 years after ceasefire, weary Ukraine still at war
    Sep08

    2 years after ceasefire, weary Ukraine still at war

    According to United Nations figures, more than 9,500 people have been killed in the fighting in the Donetsk and Luhansk regions that began in April 2014, after Ukraine’s Russia-friendly president Viktor Yanukovych was ousted by street protests and Russia annexed the Crimean peninsula. …read more Source: CTV...

    EU extends sanctions against blacklisted
    Sep08

    EU extends sanctions against blacklisted

    There was no voting or discussion, and no changes made to the sanctions against these Russian, Ukraine supporters of the pro-Moscow rebels. …read more Source:...

    Britain, EU should work together for smooth divorce – UK PM
    Sep08

    Britain, EU should work together for smooth divorce – UK PM

    LONDON: Britain and the European Union should work together to smooth their divorce and forge a new strong relationship, Prime Minister Theresa May told European Council President Donald Tusk on Thursday. May’s spokeswoman said that the two leaders’ first meeting since she became prime minister following the June 23 Brexit vote was...

    Netanyahu thanks Christian Zionists in Netherlands for support
    Sep08

    Netanyahu thanks Christian Zionists in Netherlands for support

    (JTA) — Benjamin Netanyahu cleared 20 minutes from the schedule of his visit to the Netherlands to thank the country’s leading Christian Zionist activist and chief rabbi for their support for the Jewish state and its people. The Israeli Prime Minister on Wednesday called Roger van Oordt, director of the Christians for Israel organization....

    US Says Willing to Cooperate with Russia on Syria, ‘True’ Ceasefire Needed
    Sep08

    US Says Willing to Cooperate with Russia on Syria, ‘True’ Ceasefire Needed

    Washington is willing to cooperate with Moscow to end the Syrian conflict but only if there is first a “true cessation” of hostilities, US Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Thursday. Ahead of an expected meeting in Geneva between US Secretary of State John Kerry and Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, Carter told BBC radio there was “quite a...

    The Morning Vertical, September 8, 2016
    Sep08

    The Morning Vertical, September 8, 2016

    Your daily roundup …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Much work needed to improve Ukraine ceasefire, German foreign minister says
    Sep08

    Much work needed to improve Ukraine ceasefire, German foreign minister says

    German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier said on Thursday that there was still a lot of work to be done to get a ceasefire fully implemented in Ukraine, adding that progress was “urgently needed”. …read more Source: Channel...

    Much work needed to improve Ukraine ceasefire, German foreign minister says
    Sep08

    Much work needed to improve Ukraine ceasefire, German foreign minister says

    BERLIN (Reuters) – German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier said on Thursday that there was still a lot of work to be done to get a ceasefire fully implemented in Ukraine, adding that progress was “urgently needed”. …read more Source:...

    Much work needed to improve Ukraine ceasefire, German foreign minister says
    Sep08

    Much work needed to improve Ukraine ceasefire, German foreign minister says

    BERLIN (Reuters) – German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier said on Thursday that there was still a lot of work to be done to get a ceasefire fully implemented in Ukraine, adding that progress was “urgently needed”. …read more Source: The...

    EU extends sanctions against Russian, Ukrainian figures: sources
    Sep08

    EU extends sanctions against Russian, Ukrainian figures: sources

    The EU has rolled over asset freeze and travel ban sanctions against nearly 150 people in Ukraine and Russia for supporting pro-Moscow rebels, European Union sources said Thursday …read more Source: The Daily...