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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Putin wants to work with Liberal government
    Jun18

    Putin wants to work with Liberal government

    Russian President Vladimir Putin says he wants to work with Canada’s new Liberal government to improve relations, but he won’t say how. Putin said Friday relations between Canada and Russia have a chance to be re-established after the new prime minister came to power, as he recalled meeting Justin Trudeau at last fall’s G20...

    Belgian Police Arrested 12 People In Overnight Counter-terrorism Raids
    Jun18

    Belgian Police Arrested 12 People In Overnight Counter-terrorism Raids

    Belgian police arrested 12 suspects in a major anti-terror operation overnight on Friday, amid increased security alerts in Belgium and France around the Euro 2016 soccer tournament and just three months after extremist bombers wrought carnage in Brussels.On Saturday, following the raids, Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel chaired a meeting of...

    Croatia, Turkey face UEFA action over crowd trouble
    Jun18

    Croatia, Turkey face UEFA action over crowd trouble

    Croatia players celebrate in front of fans at full time of the Group D match between Turkey and Croatia in EURO 2016 – on June June 12. Photo: Reuters PARIS: UEFA said on Saturday it had opened disciplinary proceedings against the soccer federations of Croatia and Turkey for crowd trouble during two games at the Euro 2016 tournament in France...

    German concern switches from defence to offense at Euro 2016
    Jun18

    German concern switches from defence to offense at Euro 2016

    File – Germany’s Joachim Loew during an International friendly against Hungary at Gelsenkirchen, Germany on Saturday, June 4, 2016. Photo: Reuters EVIAN-LES-BAINS: Concerns regarding defensive frailties from Germany’s opening game at the European Championship have been replaced by worries over its attack. The Germans beat Ukraine 2-0...

    Germany have no scoring problem, will top group: Loew
    Jun18

    Germany have no scoring problem, will top group: Loew

    Germany’s coach Joachim Loew during training on the sidelines of Euro 2016 at Stade Camille Fournier, Evian-Les-Bains, France, on June 17. REUTERS EVIAN: Title contenders Germany do not have fundamental scoring problems despite a goalless draw against Poland and will top their Euro 2016 Group C with a win over Northern Ireland next week,...

    St. Petersburg Forum Helps Rebuild Trust, Develop EU-EAEU Dialogue
    Jun18

    St. Petersburg Forum Helps Rebuild Trust, Develop EU-EAEU Dialogue

    The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. There are plenty of clouds on the horizon for the global economy, as the World Bank’s latest outlook report has confirmed. Looking at what has happened over the first half of this year and the risks ahead has forced the bank to cut back again its forecasts...

    Pakistan ranked 11th most dangerous country in the world
    Jun18

    Pakistan ranked 11th most dangerous country in the world

    The 10th annual edition of the Global Peace Index has found the most and least peaceful countries on the planet, ranking 163 nations according to how safe they are. The report, published on June 8 by the global think tank Institute for Economics and Peace, assessed nations across 23 indicators of peace under three categories: the level of safety...

    Using Bread-and-Butter Issues to Try to Foment Political Change in the Former Soviet Union
    Jun18

    Using Bread-and-Butter Issues to Try to Foment Political Change in the Former Soviet Union

    Image: Map of the Former Soviet Union It hasn’t been a good year for Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev. The country’s petroleum-based economy continues to suffer from the low price of oil. Radical Islamists made international headlines by attacking a gun store and a National Guard facility in the western city of Aktobe early...

    Ukraine rebels draw inspiration from USSR
    Jun18

    Ukraine rebels draw inspiration from USSR

    The youth of Ukraine are drawing inspiration from the Soviet era’s Pioneer movement, a Russian style scouts group in the communist era. …read more Source: World...

    Vladimir Putin says Russia will work with any US president
    Jun18

    Vladimir Putin says Russia will work with any US president

    Russian President Vladimir Putin meets with chief executives of international companies at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum in St. Petersburg, Russia, Friday, June 17, 2016. (AP Photo/Dmitry Lovetsky) After two days of meetings with top European officials and international executives, Russian President Vladimir Putin sounded...