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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    War games show Russia’s hold on Crimea
    Sep09

    War games show Russia’s hold on Crimea

    Analysts see elaborate exercise as part of long-term military built-up …read more Source: Financial...

    US, Ukraine deal step toward possible conflict: Analyst
    Sep09

    US, Ukraine deal step toward possible conflict: Analyst

    An analyst says the deal between the US and Ukraine is another step in the policy of encircling Russia and it is a very dangerous step that is being taken towards possible conflict in the region. …read more Source:...

    Moldova’s Transnistrian Separatists Urge Russia Annexation
    Sep09

    Moldova’s Transnistrian Separatists Urge Russia Annexation

    The leader of pro-Russian separatists in Moldova, Yevgeny Shevchuk has called for the eastern breakaway region of the country to join Russia in a statement. Transnistria, also known as Pridnestrovie in Russian, is a stretch of land spanning the easternmost territory of Moldova, which borders Ukraine’s Black Sea Odessa region. Russian-backed...

    Ukraine names Kiev as Eurovision 2017 host city
    Sep09

    Ukraine names Kiev as Eurovision 2017 host city

    Ukraine announced Friday that Kiev would host the Eurovision 2017 song contest after its singer Jamala won this year’s competition. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Russia flaunts military might in Crimea drills (AFP)
    Sep09

    Russia flaunts military might in Crimea drills (AFP)

    Opuk (AFP) – Under a blazing sun, Sukhoi jets zoomed across the sky and dropped explosives, as Russian warships sailed right up to the shore. …read more Source: The West...

    Flat-Earthers Have a Wild New Theory About Forests
    Sep09

    Flat-Earthers Have a Wild New Theory About Forests

    Something tremendous is happening; over the last few weeks, without too many of its globe-headed detractors noticing, a surprisingly vast community on the tattered fringes of intellectual orthodoxy is in turmoil. A bizarre new theory has turned the flat earth upside down. The flat earth is still flat, but now it’s dotted with tiny...

    Crepes in Hiroshima and Architecture in Homs: The Week in Global-Affairs Writing
    Sep09

    Crepes in Hiroshima and Architecture in Homs: The Week in Global-Affairs Writing

    War Can Change What We Eat. Just Ask Hiroshima. Julie Makinen | Los Angeles Times “Before the war, the savory crepes—whose lineage can be traced to Chinese pancakes known as jianbing—were sold as kids’ snacks throughout Hiroshima. Then, after 1945, war widows anxious to make ends meet started opening okonomiyaki stalls and some converted...

    Why Donald Trump Can’t Stop Praising Vladimir Putin
    Sep09

    Why Donald Trump Can’t Stop Praising Vladimir Putin

    Donald Trump has long shown admiration and respect for Vladimir Putin, saying that the authoritarian Russian president is “doing a great job” in “rebuilding Russia,” and “I think I’d get along very well with Vladimir Putin.” After Putin called Trump a “talented person” last year, he returned the favor: “It is always a great honor to be so...

    Russia flaunts military might in Crimea drills
    Sep09

    Russia flaunts military might in Crimea drills

    Under a blazing sun, Sukhoi jets zoomed across the sky and dropped explosives, as Russian warships sailed right up to the shore. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Trump Doubts Russia is Trying to Manipulate US Elections
    Sep09

    Trump Doubts Russia is Trying to Manipulate US Elections

    U.S. Republican Presidential nominee Donald Trump, in an interview on a Russian controlled television channel, expressed doubt about the contention that Moscow is trying to manipulate the November general election with cyber attacks. The interview, broadcast Thursday on RT America, occurred one day after Trump praised Russian President Vladimir...