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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Attorney: Paul Manafort did not violate court order by editing op-ed
    Dec08

    Attorney: Paul Manafort did not violate court order by editing op-ed

    A lawyer for President Trump’s former campaign chairman said Paul Manafort did not violate a gag order after being involved in an op-ed published in a newspaper in Ukraine. Others see it as evidence of collusion. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    U.S Secretary of State to tour Africa in 2018
    Dec08

    U.S Secretary of State to tour Africa in 2018

    U.S. Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson, is planning a trip to Africa in the first three months of 2018, a senior aide said. Earlier on Wednesday, Tillerson said there was no truth to reports that President Donald Trump intended to fire him and replace him with CIA chief Mike Pompeo. Directly addressing the issue at a news conference at NATO...

    Attorney: Paul Manafort did not violate court order by editing op-ed
    Dec08

    Attorney: Paul Manafort did not violate court order by editing op-ed

    A lawyer for President Trump’s former campaign chairman said Paul Manafort did not violate a gag order after being involved in an op-ed published in a newspaper in Ukraine. Others see it as evidence of collusion. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Protests in Kiev continue as Saakashvili remains defiant
    Dec08

    Protests in Kiev continue as Saakashvili remains defiant

    Former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili has ignored the Ukrainian prosecutors’ order that he must hand himself to the authorities. …read more Source:...

    Protests in Kiev continue as Saakashvili remains defiant
    Dec08

    Protests in Kiev continue as Saakashvili remains defiant

    Former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili has ignored the Ukrainian prosecutors’ order that he must hand himself to the authorities. …read more Source:...

    The West is letting Ukraine lose its battle against corruption
    Dec08

    The West is letting Ukraine lose its battle against corruption

    UKRAINE is in turmoil—again. Protesters are blocking streets and chanting Bandu het! (“Bandits out!”). Smoke again permeates Kiev’s chilly air. The police are again trying to clear out protesters’ tents. The scale is smaller than four years ago, when demonstrators on Maidan square overthrew the corrupt regime of President Viktor...

    WATCH | Europa League wrap: Arsenal slam 6, join Marseille and Athletic Bilbao in last 32
    Dec08

    WATCH | Europa League wrap: Arsenal slam 6, join Marseille and Athletic Bilbao in last 32

    Former European champions Olympique Marseille survived an anxious night to draw 0-0 at home to Salzburg and reach the Europa League last 32 on Thursday where they were joined by Athletic Bilbao and Red Star Belgrade. Bilbao avoided an ignominious group stage exit as they won 2-0 at Ukrainian side Zorya Luhansk, while Red Star beat Cologne 1-0 to...

    Poland Ready to Defend Migration Stance in EU Top Court
    Dec08

    Poland Ready to Defend Migration Stance in EU Top Court

    Poland is ready to defend its decision in the European Union’s top court to refuse to accept migrants from Africa and the Middle East under an EU plan to redistribute them, Deputy Foreign Minister Konrad Szymanski said, reported by Reuters. He spoke after the EU executive sued Poland, Hungary and the Czech Republic in the European Court of...

    Lavrov and Tillerson discuss Syria, Ukraine and North Korea
    Dec08

    Lavrov and Tillerson discuss Syria, Ukraine and North Korea

    Issues related to the situation in Syria, Ukraine and North Korea, and around Russian media and diplomats in the United States were in focus of a meeting between Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, the Russian Foreign Ministry said on Thursday. …read more Source:...

    How a Democracy Dies
    Dec08

    How a Democracy Dies

    We tend to think of democracies dying at the hands of men with guns. During the Cold War, coups d’etat accounted for nearly three out of every four democratic breakdowns. Military coups toppled Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi in 2013 and Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra in 2014. In cases like these, democracy dissolves in...