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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Brexit’s Impact on Russia Stirs Concern
    Jun29

    Brexit’s Impact on Russia Stirs Concern

    There is growing angst over how Britain’s decision to leave the European Union will impact Russia’s strategic footing around the globe, but disagreement about how much it will affect Moscow, just as the West moves to curb Russian aggression in the Baltics and Syria. President Barack Obama tried to allay fears Tuesday, cautioning...

    Dutch PM Rutte wants ‘binding’ assurances over EU’s Ukraine deal
    Jun29

    Dutch PM Rutte wants ‘binding’ assurances over EU’s Ukraine deal

    Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte asked European Union leaders on Tuesday for “legally binding” assurances to address his country’s concerns over a trade and association deal with Ukraine and said The Hague would block it otherwise. …read more Source: Channel...

    Dutch PM Rutte wants ‘legally binding’ assurances over Ukraine deal – sources
    Jun29

    Dutch PM Rutte wants ‘legally binding’ assurances over Ukraine deal – sources

    Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte asked European Union leaders on Tuesday for “legally binding” assurances to address his country’s concerns over a trade and association deal with Ukraine, but did not say he would block it, diplomats said. …read more Source: Channel...

    Dutch PM Rutte wants 'legally binding' assurances over Ukraine deal – sources
    Jun29

    Dutch PM Rutte wants 'legally binding' assurances over Ukraine deal – sources

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte asked European Union leaders on Tuesday for “legally binding” assurances to address his country’s concerns over a trade and association deal with Ukraine, but did not say he would block it, diplomats said. …read more Source: The...

    Dutch PM Rutte wants ‘legally binding’ assurances over Ukraine deal: sources
    Jun29

    Dutch PM Rutte wants ‘legally binding’ assurances over Ukraine deal: sources

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte asked European Union leaders on Tuesday for “legally binding” assurances to address his country’s concerns over a trade and association deal with Ukraine, but did not say he would block it, diplomats said. …read more Source:...

    Updated-Russian Foreign Ministry: ISIS and Jabhat al-Nusra continue to terrorize civilians in Syria including launching attacks with toxic substances
    Jun28

    Updated-Russian Foreign Ministry: ISIS and Jabhat al-Nusra continue to terrorize civilians in Syria including launching attacks with toxic substances

    Moscow, SANA- Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said on Tuesday that ISIS and Jabhat al-Nusra terrorist organizations continue to commit crimes and terrorize civilians in Syria, including attacks using toxic substances. During her weekly press conference on Tuesday, Zakharova explained that there are armed factions that did not...

    Bolivia, Ethiopia, Sweden win seats on UN Security Council
    Jun28

    Bolivia, Ethiopia, Sweden win seats on UN Security Council

    Bolivia, Ethiopia and Sweden on Tuesday were elected to serve a two-year stint on the UN Security Council, with Kazakhstan vying with Thailand and the Netherlands facing off against Italy for two remaining spots. Five non-permanent seats are up for grabs in the vote by the UN General Assembly, three of which were filled in a first round of secret...

    BVI in an uncertain world after Brexit
    Jun28

    BVI in an uncertain world after Brexit

    Benito Wheatley By Benito Wheatley (Director of the BVI London Office) The United Kingdom (UK) vote to leave the European Union (EU) is a game changer in International Relations. Britain’s withdrawal from the EU will have far-reaching implications for Europe and beyond and create a more uncertain international environment in which the...

    Bolivia, Ethiopia, Sweden win seats on UN Security Council
    Jun28

    Bolivia, Ethiopia, Sweden win seats on UN Security Council

    UNITED NATIONS: Bolivia, Ethiopia and Sweden on Tuesday were elected to serve a two-year stint on the UN Security Council, with Kazakhstan vying with Thailand and the Netherlands facing off against Italy for two remaining spots. Five non-permanent seats are up for grabs in the vote by the UN General Assembly, three of which were filled in a first...

    [Ticker] Mogherini calls for ‘selective engagement’ with Russia
    Jun28

    [Ticker] Mogherini calls for ‘selective engagement’ with Russia

    EU foreign relations chief Federica Mogherini said in a long-term strategy paper unveiled on Tuesday that Russia was a “strategic challenge” due to its invasion of Ukraine. She said relations can be normalised only when it fully respected international law, but she advocated “selective engagement” on “climate, the...