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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    EZ Jewel Box is a real gem
    Mar30

    EZ Jewel Box is a real gem

    Of all the things Elena Zakharov thought possible as a Ukrainian girl growing up in the repressive communist era of the 1970s, cruising through Beverly Hills in a Mercedes Benz was never one of them. Neither was moving to Canada, earning a second degree nor starting her own online jewelry store — yet the 46-year-old mother of two sons has done...

    Secret Jews to Holocaust survivors to Israelis, in 3 generations
    Mar30

    Secret Jews to Holocaust survivors to Israelis, in 3 generations

    Mukosieiev family makes aliyah from Ukraine, tells how grandmother hid her Judaism, mother survived Holocaust. …read more Source: Arutz...

    Georgia hosts fourth forum of young politicians
    Mar30

    Georgia hosts fourth forum of young politicians

    The fourth forum of the young politicians of South Caucasus and Ukraine has started in Tbilisi, Azertag reports. …read more Source:...

    New Ukraine Coalition Uncertain After Fatherland Party Demurs
    Mar30

    New Ukraine Coalition Uncertain After Fatherland Party Demurs

    Ukraine’s prospects of forming a new coalition – vital to get IMF loan talks back on track – were thrown into fresh doubt on Tuesday after Yulia Tymoshenko pressed demands as the price of taking her Fatherland Party into an… …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    Georgia hosts fourth forum of young politicians
    Mar30

    Georgia hosts fourth forum of young politicians

    The fourth forum of the young politicians of South Caucasus and Ukraine has started in Tbilisi. The event brought together young politicians from the various parties of Azerbaijan, Georgia, Armenia and Ukraine …read more Source: Azerbaijan State News...

    Ukraine’s Independent MPs Boost Chances of Ending Deadlock
    Mar30

    Ukraine’s Independent MPs Boost Chances of Ending Deadlock

    Several non-aligned Ukrainian lawmakers have agreed to join Ukraine’s biggest faction to help end a political crisis that is stalling Western-backed reforms and vital international financial aid, deputies said on Wednesday. Lawmakers are under pressure to end a deadlock that threatens snap parliamentary elections and has delayed...

    Russia’s Patriotic Chess Star From Crimea Sets His Sights On World Title
    Mar30

    Russia’s Patriotic Chess Star From Crimea Sets His Sights On World Title

    Crimean-born, Russian chess star Sergei Karjakinspeaks about his upcoming bid to become world chess champion, his decision in 2009 to play for Russia instead of his native Ukraine, and his staunch support for Russian President Vladimir Putin. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    U.S. to beef up military presence in Eastern Europe
    Mar30

    U.S. to beef up military presence in Eastern Europe

    The officials said the Army will announce Wednesday that it will be sending a full set of equipment with the brigade to Europe. Earlier plans had called for the Pentagon to rotate troops into Europe, where they would have used a set of training equipment pre-positioned there.RELATED LINKSAt five-year mark for Syrian conflict, Putin makes a...

    Russia running ‘shadow government’ for east Ukraine: report (AFP)
    Mar30

    Russia running ‘shadow government’ for east Ukraine: report (AFP)

    Berlin (AFP) – Russia is running a “shadow government” in rebel-held territories of eastern Ukraine under the control of the FSB intelligence service, German daily Bild reported Wednesday, citing minutes from an official commission. …read more Source: The West...

    Ukraine’s independent MPs boost chances of ending deadlock
    Mar30

    Ukraine’s independent MPs boost chances of ending deadlock

    KIEV (Reuters) – Several non-aligned Ukrainian lawmakers have agreed to join Ukraine’s biggest faction to help end a political crisis that is stalling Western-backed reforms and vital international financial aid, deputies said on Wednesday. …read more Source:...