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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    “Transition to the Latin script will promote the competitiveness and facilitate active integration of Kazakhstan”
    Dec07

    “Transition to the Latin script will promote the competitiveness and facilitate active integration of Kazakhstan”

    This opinion was expressed by Ukrainian linguist, Professor Ivan Yushchuk. …read more Source: Kazakh...

    Russia’s Olympic Ban Strengthens Putin’s Re-election Hand
    Dec07

    Russia’s Olympic Ban Strengthens Putin’s Re-election Hand

    Opinion polls show Vladimir Putin is already a shoo-in to win a fourth presidential term. But a ban on Russia taking part in the Winter Olympics is likely to make support for him even stronger, by uniting voters around his message: The world is against us. Putin announced on Wednesday that he would run for re-election in March’s...

    Ukraine Police Raid Protest Camp, Fail to Find Former Georgian President
    Dec07

    Ukraine Police Raid Protest Camp, Fail to Find Former Georgian President

    TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Dozens of Ukrainian police in riot gear raided a protest camp outside parliament on Wednesday in a failed attempt to detain former Georgian president Mikheil Saakashvili, who was freed from custody by supporters a day earlier. …read more Source: Tasnim News...

    Britain needs to wake up to the Russian threat
    Dec07

    Britain needs to wake up to the Russian threat

    It’s hard to avoid mention of Donald Trump and Russia in British political circles these days. And the combined threat they pose. Liberal democracies have come late to an understanding of the threat Russia’s hybrid warfare pose. The threat has been super-charged by an investigation into Trump’s collusion with Russia, which could...

    Russia’s Olympic Ban Strengthens Putin’s Re-election Hand
    Dec07

    Russia’s Olympic Ban Strengthens Putin’s Re-election Hand

    Opinion polls show Vladimir Putin is already a shoo-in to win a fourth presidential term. But a ban on Russia taking part in the Winter Olympics is likely to make support for him even stronger, by uniting voters around his message: The world is against us. Putin announced on Wednesday that he would run for re-election in March’s...

    Saakashvili Supporters Rally In Tbilisi
    Dec07

    Saakashvili Supporters Rally In Tbilisi

    Some 3,000 members of the Georgian political party founded by Mikheil Saakashvili have demonstrated in Tbilisi, warning against the former president’s extradition from Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    A war on ice: Ukraine, four years after Maidan
    Dec07

    A war on ice: Ukraine, four years after Maidan

    The Ukraine Crisis marks its four year anniversary this month. The crisis began on the Maidan Square in late November 2013 and escalated throughout December following the decision of Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych not to sign the Association Agreement with the EU and to instead move towards a closer economic partnership with Russia. The...

    Tillerson takes tough line on Russia, open to peacekeepers
    Dec07

    Tillerson takes tough line on Russia, open to peacekeepers

    U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Wednesday there could be no normal relations with Russia until Moscow ended its support for separatists in Ukraine and returned Crimea, in comments likely to reassure Western allies. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Ukraine Declares Georgia’s ex-President Saakashvili wanted
    Dec07

    Ukraine Declares Georgia’s ex-President Saakashvili wanted

    Ukraine s Chief Prosecutor s Office has declared Georgia s former President Mikheil Saakashvili wanted for three alleged crimes while Saakashvili is stationed in front of Rada with his Ukrainian supporters demanding the change of Petro Poroshenko s government …read more Source:...

    A war on ice: Ukraine, four years after Maidan
    Dec07

    A war on ice: Ukraine, four years after Maidan

    The Ukraine Crisis marks its four year anniversary this month. The crisis began on the Maidan Square in late November 2013 and escalated throughout December following the decision of Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych not to sign the Association Agreement with the EU and to instead move towards a closer economic partnership with Russia. The...