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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Condemned to Frustration
    Apr01

    Condemned to Frustration

    Either a new American administration will regard Russia as a distinct civilization marked by its own value code and special rights sanctified by history, or it will treat Russia just as a target. —Boris Mezhuev, “Why Henry Kissinger Came to Moscow,” February 12, 2016Positive change may be expected no sooner than seven or eight years from now,...

    Euroskeptics Gear Up For Dutch Ukraine Referendum Vote
    Apr01

    Euroskeptics Gear Up For Dutch Ukraine Referendum Vote

    Euroskeptics in the Netherlands are gearing up for the final days of campaigning before an EU referendum on a proposed trade deal with Ukraine. Ostensibly the poll, scheduled for April 6, is over one policy issue —whether the Dutch government should ratify an EU-Ukraine deal, signed in March 2014, that would make trade between EU states and...

    Pro-Russian Crimean Tatar TV Channel Starts Satellite Broadcasting
    Apr01

    Pro-Russian Crimean Tatar TV Channel Starts Satellite Broadcasting

    A new television channel in the Crimean Tatar language has started satellite broadcasts from Russia-annexed Crimea where the Russia-imposed government has shut down virtually all independent Crimean Tatar news organizations. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Levon Aronian is again 7th on FIDE April ranking list
    Apr01

    Levon Aronian is again 7th on FIDE April ranking list

    Armenian chess player Levon Aronian has retained 7th position in the newly published FIDE April ranking list. World Champion Magnus Carlsen is leading the list of the Standard Top 100 Men Players. Sergej Karjakin, who made an impressive performance at the Moscow Candidates Tournament, is 8th on the list. Armenia’s Gabriel Sargisyan, Sergei...

    Libya politicians hit by EU sanctions
    Apr01

    Libya politicians hit by EU sanctions

    The EU has imposed sanctions on three prominent Libyan politicians opposed to the installation of a UN-backed government. …read more Source:...

    Six lawyers receive promotions at Kinstellar Hungary
    Apr01

    Six lawyers receive promotions at Kinstellar Hungary

    Simultaneous to the opening of its ninth office in Kyiv, Ukraine, Kinstellar Hungary announced a round of new appointments at its local office, according to a press release issued by the company yesterday. …read more Source: Budapest Business...

    One Ukrainian Soldier Killed, Eight Wounded In Eastern Ukraine
    Apr01

    One Ukrainian Soldier Killed, Eight Wounded In Eastern Ukraine

    One Ukrainian soldier has been killed and eight wounded in fighting with pro-Russia separatists in eastern Ukraine over the past 24 hours. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Dutch chief rabbi defends Zionist Christians working in Ukraine
    Apr01

    Dutch chief rabbi defends Zionist Christians working in Ukraine

    AMSTERDAM (JTA) — Holland’s chief rabbi defended Dutch Christians Zionists against allegations that they were pressuring Ukrainian Jews into leaving for Israel. The claims against Christians for Israel, a Netherlands-based international group that recently opened an office in Ukraine, came from Rabbi Ya’akov Dov Bleich, a chief rabbi...

    Australia, Ukraine uranium deal on
    Apr01

    Australia, Ukraine uranium deal on

    SYDNEY: Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop announced on Friday a pact to export uranium to Ukraine, which could help ease Kiev’s traditional reliance on hostile neighbor Russia for energy. Ukraine has previously expressed interest in buying the material, as well as coal, from Australia, the world’s third-ranking uranium producer...

    NYC exhibition explores works of Ukrainian-American woodcut artist Jacques Hnizdovsky
    Apr01

    NYC exhibition explores works of Ukrainian-American woodcut artist Jacques Hnizdovsky

    NEW YORK — A new exhibition explores the prolific career of Ukrainian-American artist Jacques Hnizdovsky, a master of intricate woodcuts and paintings depicting an array of stylized flora and fauna. “Jacques Hnizdovsky: Content and Style” at the Ukrainian Museum in New York’s East Village covers the breadth of his creative output, from 1944...