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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    The Rise and Fall of Sergey Ivanov
    Aug13

    The Rise and Fall of Sergey Ivanov

    The most puzzling and unexpected high-profile resignation happened today in the Kremlin. Vladimir Putin dismissed the Chief of his Presidential Administration, his long-time friend and closest of allies, Sergey Ivanov. Formally, Ivanov filed for resignation himself, but in fact not only did he lose his position, he was moved to another post: he...

    Back off America this is OUR conflict – Putin’s man slaps down Obama over Ukraine
    Aug13

    Back off America this is OUR conflict – Putin’s man slaps down Obama over Ukraine

    BELLIGERENT Russian diplomats have told US officials to mind their own business amid an escalating crisis in Crimea, with experts warning that a full-blown conflict looks increasingly likely. …read more Source:...

    Pope Francis: Pontiff meets 7 former Nigerian prostitutes in Rome
    Aug13

    Pope Francis: Pontiff meets 7 former Nigerian prostitutes in Rome

    Francis met 20 women at the Community Papa Giovanni XXIII in Rome, including six from Romania, four from Albania, seven from Nigeria Pope Francis on Friday, August 12, visited the Catholic charity that is giving shelter to women rescued from forced prostitution, the Vatican said.Francis met 20 women at the Community Papa Giovanni XXIII in Rome,...

    Pope Francis: Pontiff meets 7 Nigerian ex-prostitutes, others
    Aug13

    Pope Francis: Pontiff meets 7 Nigerian ex-prostitutes, others

    Francis met 20 women at the Community Papa Giovanni XXIII in Rome, including six from Romania, four from Albania, seven from Nigeria Pope Francis on Friday, August 12, visited the Catholic charity that is giving shelter to women rescued from forced prostitution, the Vatican said.Francis met 20 women at the Community Papa Giovanni XXIII in Rome,...

    America’s Addiction to Mercenaries
    Aug13

    America’s Addiction to Mercenaries

    A decade ago, I found myself in a precarious position. I was in Burundi, sipping a Coke with Domitien Ndayizeye, the country’s then-president, U.S. Ambassador Jim Yellin, and several others. We had an emerging catastrophe on our hands.Ten years earlier, the Rwandan genocide left a trail of ash and tears in its wake, claiming 800,000 lives...

    Vladimir Putin threatens to escalate Ukraine conflict
    Aug13

    Vladimir Putin threatens to escalate Ukraine conflict

    The Russian Navy has announced war games in the Black Sea, a day after president Putin accused Ukraine of trying to provoke a conflict over Crimea, which Moscow seized in 2014. …read more Source:...

    Russian boosts Crimea air defence system
    Aug13

    Russian boosts Crimea air defence system

    MOSCOW: The Russian military said on Friday it had delivered its most advanced S-400 air defence system to Crimea after pledging last month to deploy it to the disputed region. Russia’s southern military district said in a statement carried by state news agencies that troops in Crimea had “received the modern S-400 ‘Triumph’ air...

    Kyiv Accuses Russia Of Provocations As Moscow Deploys Missiles
    Aug13

    Kyiv Accuses Russia Of Provocations As Moscow Deploys Missiles

    Kyiv accused Russia of seeking to provoke an escalation of the conflict in eastern Ukraine, saying Moscow has bolstered separatist forces in the region with fresh deliveries of ammunition and military …read more Source: Big News...

    World › Ukraine accuses Russia of plotting as tensions rise
    Aug13

    World › Ukraine accuses Russia of plotting as tensions rise

    Ukraine on Friday accused Russia of plotting further unrest as the international community sought to ease tensions after the two sides ramped up security around the disputed Crimean peninsula. Moscow also said it has delivered its most advanced S-400 air defence system to Crimea, which it annexed in 2014. The… …read more Source: Japan...

    Ukraine accuses Russia of plotting as tensions rise
    Aug13

    Ukraine accuses Russia of plotting as tensions rise

    Ukraine on Friday accused Russia of plotting further unrest as the international community sought to ease tensions after the two sides ramped up security around the disputed Crimean peninsula. …read more Source: GMA News...