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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Additional sanctions on Russia ‘valid option’ if Syria diplomacy fails
    Oct01

    Additional sanctions on Russia ‘valid option’ if Syria diplomacy fails

    The US government can put additional sanctions on Russia if the Syrian diplomatic process fails, US Department of State deputy spokesperson Mark Toner said in a press briefing on Friday. …read more Source:...

    Inside Trump’s ‘cyborg’ Twitter army
    Oct01

    Inside Trump’s ‘cyborg’ Twitter army

    When Donald Trump confronted revelations that he used money from his charitable foundation to settle private legal disputes and purchase portraits of himself, a tireless army of tweeters went to work to keep the focus on Hillary Clinton’s foundation instead. Then Trump stumbled on a debate question about why he refuses to release his taxes,...

    Leaked emails reveal extent of Russia’s Ukraine separatist propaganda machine
    Oct01

    Leaked emails reveal extent of Russia’s Ukraine separatist propaganda machine

    Emails provide hard evidence of how closely involved Russia is in the separatist movement at the heart of Ukraine’s so-called civil war. …read more Source: The Sydney Morning...

    The Atlantic Daily: Eyes Wide Open
    Oct01

    The Atlantic Daily: Eyes Wide Open

    What We’re FollowingJust In: Police in El Cajon, California, have released a bystander’s video of the fatal shooting of a man who pointed a vaping device at officers last week. Over in Louisiana, a court released body-camera footage of a car chase in which a 6-year-old boy was killed after two officers, unaware that the child was...

    EU postpones release of 600-mln-euro aid for Ukraine
    Oct01

    EU postpones release of 600-mln-euro aid for Ukraine

    The European Union (EU) has postponed the release of a loan worth 600 million euros (671 million U.S. dollars) to Kiev, the Ukrainian Finance Ministry said on Friday. …read more Source: <a href=http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2016-10/01/c_135726508.htm target=_blank title="EU postpones release of 600-mln-euro aid for...

    Boxing: Fury fights for future after cocaine test claim
    Oct01

    Boxing: Fury fights for future after cocaine test claim

    LONDON (AFP) – Tyson Fury was fighting for his boxing future on Friday after a media report said he had tested positive for cocaine and faced being stripped of his heavyweight title belts.The 28-year-old Briton had been due to defend the WBA and WBO world titles against former champion Wladimir Klitschko in Manchester on October 29, but the...

    First Debate Showed that Both Major Candidates Are Severely Wanting in Foreign Policy
    Oct01

    First Debate Showed that Both Major Candidates Are Severely Wanting in Foreign Policy

    Although Hillary seemed more likeable than usual in the first presidential debate and Trump was his old angry and agitated self, they both still have record-breaking unfavorable ratings as candidates. Yet that is because overwhelmingly, people just don’t like their normal personalities. And sadly, most voters never get beyond a superficial...

    2 Years After Airliner Downed, Eastern Ukraine Remains a De Facto No-Fly Zone
    Oct01

    2 Years After Airliner Downed, Eastern Ukraine Remains a De Facto No-Fly Zone

    KYIV, Ukraine—More than two years after a Russian surface-to-air missile shot down a civilian airliner over eastern Ukraine, the embattled region remains a de facto no-fly zone for both civilian and military aircraft. On Wednesday, an international investigative team concluded there was “no doubt” the Buk missile that shot down Malaysia Airlines...

    Russia to summon Dutch ambassador over MH17 crash probe
    Oct01

    Russia to summon Dutch ambassador over MH17 crash probe

    Moscow, Oct 1 : The Russian Foreign Ministry will summoned Dutch ambassador to Moscow to explain why it is impossible to ignore the Malaysia Airlines MH17 Boeing crash data, which Russia has turned over to the Dutch side, Russian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said on Friday. “In a bid to explain the additional reasons for which...

    The undeclared war on Europe’s doorstep
    Oct01

    The undeclared war on Europe’s doorstep

    As the world absorbs the findings on the downed MH17 passenger flight by Russian-backed rebels two years ago, Russia is consolidating its grip on Crimea. …read more Source: ABC...