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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Russian Security Council Meets Over Tighter Crimea Security
    Aug11

    Russian Security Council Meets Over Tighter Crimea Security

    Russian President Vladimir Putin has held a meeting with his Security Council to discuss additional security measures for Crimea as Moscow accuses Kyiv of trying to destabilize the Russian-occupied peninsula with saboteurs. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    SOCAR created gas company in Ukraine
    Aug11

    SOCAR created gas company in Ukraine

    SOCAR’s representation in Ukraine has registered a new company led by Yekaterina Tamrazova for wholesale and retail sale of liquefied gas, reported Ukrainian mass media. SOCAR LPG was registered in early July 2016 in Cherkassy city. The new company has been founded by Galizkaya Fuel Company Business and SOCAR Ukraine Trade House. The new...

    1.5 million Captagon amphetamine tablets seized in Kuwait
    Aug11

    1.5 million Captagon amphetamine tablets seized in Kuwait

    Kuwaiti authorities: drugs concealed inside hardwood charcoal sacks shipped from Ukraine …read more Source: Gulf...

    Putin reviews Crimea security after alleged Ukraine raids
    Aug11

    Putin reviews Crimea security after alleged Ukraine raids

    Russia’s security agency on Wednesday said it had thwarted “terrorist attacks” in Crimea by Ukrainian military intelligence and beaten back armed assaults, but Kiev furiously denied the incidents. …read more Source: Channel...

    Aim of alleged Ukrainian Crimea incursion was to destroy tourism – Russian newspaper
    Aug11

    Aim of alleged Ukrainian Crimea incursion was to destroy tourism – Russian newspaper

    Russia’s Kommersant newspaper cited unnamed security sources on Thursday as saying a group of men Russia has arrested for planning attacks in Crimea had confessed and said their aim was to destroy the tourist industry there. Vladimir Putin accused Ukraine on Wednesday of using terrorist tactics to try to provoke a new conflict and...

    Russia’s Putin meets top brass to discuss security in Crimea
    Aug11

    Russia’s Putin meets top brass to discuss security in Crimea

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin has held a meeting of the country’s top brass to discuss boosting security in Crimea following the reports …read more Source: Taiwan...

    Armenia Fires Police Chief, Punishes 18 Others for Violence Against Protesters
    Aug11

    Armenia Fires Police Chief, Punishes 18 Others for Violence Against Protesters

    Image: Armenian police used excessive force against peaceful protesters and journalists on July 29, 2016. Author: Nancy Kricorian ‏(@nancykric), Twitter YEREVAN, Armenia — In any urban protests that police meet with violence, there is one day or night when authorities’ use of force reaches a crescendo. That day was February 20, 2014,...

    Putin accuses Ukraine of trying to provoke a new conflict over Crimea
    Aug11

    Putin accuses Ukraine of trying to provoke a new conflict over Crimea

    Vladimir Putin accused Ukraine on Wednesday of using terrorist tactics to try to provoke a new conflict and destabilize annexed Crimea after Russia said it had thwarted two armed Ukrainian attempts to get saboteurs into the contested peninsula.Russia’s FSB security service said two people were killed in clashes and its forces had dismantled...

    Putin reviews Crimea security after alleged Ukraine raids
    Aug11

    Putin reviews Crimea security after alleged Ukraine raids

    MOSCOW: Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday called for security to be ramped up on the annexed Crimea peninsula after accusing Ukraine of attempting armed incursions into the disputed region. Russia’s security agency on Wednesday said it had thwarted “terrorist attacks” in Crimea by Ukrainian military intelligence and beaten...

    Russia’s Putin meets top brass to discuss security in Crimea
    Aug11

    Russia’s Putin meets top brass to discuss security in Crimea

    MOSCOW (AP) ” Russian President Vladimir Putin has held a meeting of the country’s top brass to discuss boosting security in Crimea following the reports of foiled attacks.The Russian intelligence said Wednesday that two people… …read more Source: The New Zealand...