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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Progress in Ukraine mine clearance talks in Minsk
    Apr06

    Progress in Ukraine mine clearance talks in Minsk

    During the 6 April talks the subgroup on security affairs discussed the implementation of plans to clear mines in 12 priority areas. The considerable increase in the number of ceasefire violations since January 2016 is still a problem. …read more Source:...

    Displaced Ukrainians confused, frustrated over suspension of benefits: U.N.
    Apr06

    Displaced Ukrainians confused, frustrated over suspension of benefits: U.N.

    LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Ukraine has suspended benefits to more than 600,000 people on suspicion some are falsely claiming allowances meant for internally displaced people, the United Nations said, raising concerns that some IDPs are now unable to pay for food or rent. …read more Source:...

    PSG VS MAN CITY: PSG WATAENDELEZA UBABE KWA VILABU VYA EPL?
    Apr06

    PSG VS MAN CITY: PSG WATAENDELEZA UBABE KWA VILABU VYA EPL?

    Vilabu tajiri zaidi duniani vinakutana leo usiku kwenye mchezo wa kwanza wa robo fainali ya klabu bingwa barani Ulaya, kitu cha kuvutia ni kwamba vilabu vyote hivi vinahitaji kufuzu ili kuingia hatua ya nusu fainali ya mashindano hayo. PSG itakuwa mwenyeji wa Manchester City kwenye uwanja wa Parc des Princes huku wakiwa na uchu wa kuitungua klabu...

    Yes or No? Rain could influence Dutch vote on Ukraine
    Apr06

    Yes or No? Rain could influence Dutch vote on Ukraine

    Some Dutch voters are on Wednesday giving their opinion on the EU-Ukraine trade pact, but one crucial question is whether enough show up to make the referendum valid. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine adds Russian oil import ban to growing trade war
    Apr06

    Ukraine adds Russian oil import ban to growing trade war

    Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk said on Wednesday he intended to introduce a ban on oil product imports from petro-giant Russia as part of Kiev’s festering trade war with Moscow. …read more Source: Channel...

    Corruption and Lack of Economic Freedom Are Common Themes in Panama Papers
    Apr06

    Corruption and Lack of Economic Freedom Are Common Themes in Panama Papers

    As The Atlantic has reported, “Disclosures from the Panama Papers are rocking the global political elite.” Although not all of the activities alleged in the papers may ultimately be determined to be unethical or illegal, it is instructive to look at the correlations between many of the people named in the papers and the scores of their countries...

    Politicians, celebs deny abuse of offshore accounts
    Apr06

    Politicians, celebs deny abuse of offshore accounts

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko speaks during a press conference at the Japan National Press Club in Tokyo, on Wednesday, April 6, 2016. Photo: AP BERLIN: The president of Ukraine became the latest prominent politician to deny wrongdoing Wednesday after his name was linked to secretive offshore accounts arranged by a Panama law firm. The...

    Panama Papers, The cat’s out of the bag
    Apr06

    Panama Papers, The cat’s out of the bag

    Dunya News Report (Madiha Fareed)The biggest document leak of the history has caused a global frenzy on how the powerful and wealthy use tax havens to hide their wealth. At the centre of the controversy is a lesser known Panamanian law firm “Mossack Fonseca” which is a gatekeeper to vast flow of shadowy off-shore secrets and for almost 40 years...

    How A Dutch Referendum On European Union Trade Could Send Ukraine Over The Edge
    Apr06

    How A Dutch Referendum On European Union Trade Could Send Ukraine Over The Edge

    Voters in the Netherlands are heading to the polls Wednesday to decide whether Ukraine is on a path to eventually join the European Union two years after a revolution turned the country away from Moscow and toward Brussels. …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    Panama Papers Fallout: Iceland’s PM Resigns, Ukraine’s President Pressured, Billionaire Responds
    Apr06

    Panama Papers Fallout: Iceland’s PM Resigns, Ukraine’s President Pressured, Billionaire Responds

    Less than 48 hours after the first stories were published based on the Panama Papers, a massive leak of 11.5 million files from a Panama law firm known for setting up offshore companies, Iceland’s prime minister has resigned, at least… …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...