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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Marines Hit Ukraine Beaches, In ‘Most Realistic’ Drills
    Jul18

    Marines Hit Ukraine Beaches, In ‘Most Realistic’ Drills

    Military exercises in the Black Sea are the “most realistic” ever staged by the 17 participating nations, according to the U.S. commander there. The 20th annual Sea Breeze exercises come amid ongoing tensions with Russia, which has buzzed U.S. craft this year. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free...

    Separatists Proclaim a New State to Replace Ukraine
    Jul18

    Separatists Proclaim a New State to Replace Ukraine

    Separatists in eastern Ukraine on Tuesday proclaimed a new state that aspires to include not only the areas they control but also the rest of Ukraine. The surprise announcement in the rebel stronghold of Donetsk casts further doubt on the 2015 cease-fire deal that was supposed to stop fighting in Ukraine’s industrial heartland and bring...

    Georgian-Ukrainian Business Forum urges investors to boost cooperation
    Jul18

    Georgian-Ukrainian Business Forum urges investors to boost cooperation

    Georgia has hosted a Georgian Ukrainian Business Forum seeking to attract more investments from Ukraine and deepen the bilateral cooperation …read more Source:...

    Pro-Russian rebel leader in E. Ukraine unveils plan for new state
    Jul18

    Pro-Russian rebel leader in E. Ukraine unveils plan for new state

    MOSCOW/KIEV – The pro-Russian rebel leader of a breakaway region in eastern Ukraine announced proposals to abolish Ukraine and create a new state in its place on Tuesday, comments that could further undermine a 2015 peace deal that is already faltering. … …read more Source:...

    Eastern Ukraine separatists declare new state
    Jul18

    Eastern Ukraine separatists declare new state

    Russian-backed rebels fighting against Kiev have announced the creation of a new “state” that they said would take the place of Ukraine and have its capital in their territory. The proposed country would be founded after a referendum and called Malorossiya, a tsarist-era name meaning “Little Russia” that once described most of the area covering...

    The Latest: Dutch father pleads for justice for MH17 victims
    Jul18

    The Latest: Dutch father pleads for justice for MH17 victims

    VIJFHUIZEN, Netherlands (AP) ” The Latest on third anniversary of downing of jetliner over Ukraine (all times local):2:45 p.m.A Dutch father is pleading for those who shot down a Malaysia Airlines jet over Ukraine to be punished,… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Ukraine rebels announce new ‘state’
    Jul18

    Ukraine rebels announce new ‘state’

    KIEV: Russian-backed rebels fighting against Kiev announced on Tuesday a plan to create a new “state” they said would take the place of Ukraine and have its capital in their territory. Ukraine’s pro-Western authorities immediately ridiculed the idea as a Kremlin project that they would never allow to get off the ground. The...

    Facing Russia threat, Ukraine and Georgia join in push West
    Jul18

    Facing Russia threat, Ukraine and Georgia join in push West

    TBILISI: The presidents of Ukraine and Georgia on Tuesday agreed to work together to further their ambitions to join Nato and the European Union, in defiance of threats from former master Russia. Both of the ex-Soviet states have been torn apart by conflicts with Moscow-backed separatists as they seek to wriggle out from under the Kremlin’s...

    Separatists proclaim a new state to replace Ukraine
    Jul18

    Separatists proclaim a new state to replace Ukraine

    Separatists in eastern Ukraine on Tuesday proclaimed a new state that aspires to include not only the areas they control but also the rest of Ukraine. …read more Source: CTV...

    Little Russia: Ukraine separatists proclaim new state
    Jul18

    Little Russia: Ukraine separatists proclaim new state

    Russian-backed rebels in east Ukraine have proclaimed the creation of a new state known as Malorossiya, which translates as “Little Russia.” Germany has condemned the proposal as “completely unacceptable.” …read more Source:...