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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    The Daily Vertical: The Spirit Of 1991
    Aug19

    The Daily Vertical: The Spirit Of 1991

    The Daily Vertical is a video primer for Russia-watchers that appears Monday through Friday. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Merkel sees no reason to lift EU sanctions against Russia
    Aug19

    Merkel sees no reason to lift EU sanctions against Russia

    “There is no reason to lift the sanctions as Moscow has not fulfilled all of its commitments under the Minsk peace plan,” she said. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine details payments allegedly earmarked for Trump aide
    Aug19

    Ukraine details payments allegedly earmarked for Trump aide

    Once-secret accounting documents of Ukraine’s pro-Kremlin party were released Friday, purporting to show payments of $12.7 million earmarked for Donald Trump’s campaign chairman …read more Source: The Daily...

    UK Labour leader refuses to say he’d defend NATO ally from Russia
    Aug19

    UK Labour leader refuses to say he’d defend NATO ally from Russia

    The leader of Britain’s opposition Labour Party has refused to say whether he would defend a NATO ally if one was invaded by Russia.Jeremy Corbyn was asked several times at a leadership debate in Birmingham, central England, on Thursday if he would support the military alliance’s key principle of “collective defense” where...

    Merkel sees no reason for EU to lift Russia bans over Ukraine
    Aug19

    Merkel sees no reason for EU to lift Russia bans over Ukraine

    The German chancellor says there is no reason for the EU to remove its sanctions on Russia over its alleged role in the Ukraine crisis. …read more Source:...

    Merkel Sees No End To EU Sanctions Against Russia
    Aug19

    Merkel Sees No End To EU Sanctions Against Russia

    There is no reason to lift the European Union’s sanctions against Russia as Moscow has not fulfilled all of its commitments under the Minsk peace plan, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said in an interview published on Friday. Merkel told the RedaktionsNetzwerks Deutschland (RND) that Russia had caused a major crisis by annexing the Black...

    [Ticker] Merkel defends EU sanctions on Russia
    Aug19

    [Ticker] Merkel defends EU sanctions on Russia

    Chancellor Angela Merkel said in an interview published Friday by German media group RedaktionsNetzwerks Deutschland that the EU should uphold sanctions on Russia because it had not fulfilled the Minsk ceasefire accord in Ukraine. “This [the accord] is and remains the yardstick for the future of the sanctions,” she said. The EU...

    GOP insiders: Trump’s overhaul won’t succeed
    Aug19

    GOP insiders: Trump’s overhaul won’t succeed

    Donald Trump says this week’s dramatic campaign overhaul will put his presidential bid on the right path, but GOP leaders in key battleground states aren’t buying it.Fewer than a third of Republican members of The POLITICO Caucus — a panel of activists, strategists and operatives in 11 key battleground states — believe Trump’s...

    Ukraine Reports Three Soldiers Dead in Heavy Shelling
    Aug19

    Ukraine Reports Three Soldiers Dead in Heavy Shelling

    Three Ukrainian soldiers have been killed and six injured by Russian-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine, a top Kiev official said on Friday. Speaking at a press briefing the Ukrainian president’s spokesman on security, Alexander Motuzyaniyk, said rebels launched more than 500 mortar and over 300 artillery shells at government-held...

    Ukraine releases details of alleged payments to Trump’s aide
    Aug19

    Ukraine releases details of alleged payments to Trump’s aide

    MOSCOW (AP) — Ukraine’s anti-corruption body has released entries from once-secret accounting documents that purport to show payments from a pro-Russian political party earmarked for …read more Source: Taiwan...