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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Peace Through Trump?
    Oct24

    Peace Through Trump?

    Donald Trump played a wily capitalistic trick on his Republican opponents in the primary fights this year—he served an underserved market. By now it’s a cliché that Trump, while on his way to the GOP nomination, tapped into an unnoticed reservoir of right-of-center opinion on domestic and economic concerns—namely, the populist-nationalists...

    Bosphorus ship spotters set sights on Russian war boats
    Oct24

    Bosphorus ship spotters set sights on Russian war boats

    ISTANBUL: Minutes after fishermen tip him off that a ship is about to pass through Istanbul’s Bosphorus, Yoruk Isik drops what he’s doing and rushes to his favourite vantage point, camera in hand. The vessel is not one of the dozens of cargo boats that pass through the strait between Europe and Asia every day. It is a Russian warship,...

    U.S. envoy, UN ambassadors visit North Darfur
    Oct23

    U.S. envoy, UN ambassadors visit North Darfur

    October 23, 2016 (KHARTOUM) – Governor of North Darfur State Abel-Wahid Youssef Sunday has discussed with the U.S. envoy for Sudan and South Sudan, Donald Booth, and ambassadors of the five permanent members of the UN Security Council illegal migration and IDPs conditions. During the meeting in El-Fasher, Youssef disclosed that the conflict...

    Britain should UNILATERALLY boost sanctions on Russia, Labour’s Nia Griffith says
    Oct23

    Britain should UNILATERALLY boost sanctions on Russia, Labour’s Nia Griffith says

    Nia Griffith, who was appointed to her brief in Mr Corbyn’s recent reshuffle, warned the Kremlin was a ‘major strategic threat’ to Britain. …read more Source: Daily...

    Shadow Defence Secretary Nia Griffith calls for tougher sanctions against Moscow
    Oct23

    Shadow Defence Secretary Nia Griffith calls for tougher sanctions against Moscow

    The Shadow Defence Secretary has called on the Government to impose tougher sanctions on Russia in light of its actions in Syria. …read more Source:...

    Russia’s plan for Europe: Punish Germany, divide the EU, pressure Ukraine
    Oct23

    Russia’s plan for Europe: Punish Germany, divide the EU, pressure Ukraine

    Richard Herzinger, a columnist at German daily Die Welt, argues that Vladimir Putin is making tentative steps to extend Russian power into Europe. The fall of Angela Merkel is at the top of the Russian president’s wish-list. The Kremlin’s willingness to meddle in foreign affairs has only grown since the Ukraine crisis. Herzinger...

    Lethal Russian Weapons Of War Ukraine Should Fear
    Oct23

    Lethal Russian Weapons Of War Ukraine Should Fear

    The smoldering conflict in Ukraine’s eastern provinces has now gone on for more than two years. Although an uneasy status quo has settled on the region, skirmishes continue, and tension periodically run high. …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    U.S. Imposes Sanctions On ‘Putin’s Bridge’ To Crimea
    Oct23

    U.S. Imposes Sanctions On ‘Putin’s Bridge’ To Crimea

    Companies building a multi-billion dollar bridge to link the Russian mainland with annexed Crimea, a project close to the heart President Vladimir Putin, were targeted by the United States in an updated sanctions blacklist on Thursday. …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    Hannah Arendt statue unveiled in Budapest
    Oct23

    Hannah Arendt statue unveiled in Budapest

    (JTA) –- The mayor of a district of Budapest unveiled a bust of the Jewish-American philosopher Hannah Arendt at an event commemorating the 60th anniversary of the Hungarian Revolution of 1956. Laszlo Hajdu, mayor of Budapest’s 15th District and a politician for the Democratic Coalition, a left-wing opposition party, unveiled the bust on...

    All welcome to Aqaba: Jordan welcomes Ukrainian tourists under new charter flight agreement
    Oct23

    All welcome to Aqaba: Jordan welcomes Ukrainian tourists under new charter flight agreement

    Some 167 passengers arrived in Aqaba on Saturday on the first charter flight from Ukraine under a new agreement to boost tourism, the Jordan Tourism Board (JTB) said. Under the agreement, signed by Jordan Experience and the Ukraine’s Feerie Travel, weekly charter flights will be operated from Kiev to Aqaba’s King Hussein International...