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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    One World, One Road
    Aug21

    One World, One Road

    Connecting the world through trade routes The initiatives is aimed at enhancing trade ties while normalisation of relations, resolution of conflicts and launch of dialogue between various countries, civilisations, cultures, societies and religions would be the byproducts of these linkages An ancient Chinese proverb goes like this: “The journey of...

    Military success in Syria gives Putin upper hand in US proxy war
    Aug21

    Military success in Syria gives Putin upper hand in US proxy war

    Russia seems winning on the new chessboard The Syrian military was foundering last year, with thousands of rebel fighters pushing into areas of the country long considered to be government strongholds. The rebel offensive was aided by powerful tank-destroying missiles supplied by the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) and Saudi Arabia....

    Brazil Wins 1st Men’s Soccer Olympic Gold
    Aug21

    Brazil Wins 1st Men’s Soccer Olympic Gold

    Host Brazil beat Germany on penalties in Rio to win their first men’s Olympic soccer gold medal and send the soccer-mad nation into ecstasy. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Saina Nehwal updates fans about knee surgery in Mumbai
    Aug21

    Saina Nehwal updates fans about knee surgery in Mumbai

    Ace India shuttler Saina Nehwal underwent a knee surgery at a city hospital on Saturday in Mumbai after suffering the injury early this month, which got aggravated during the Rio Olympics. A nervous Saina on Friday had tweeted saying her knee surgery is early next day, requesting everyone to pray for her. Surgery tomorrow morning at 6 am friends...

    Trump, Clinton Campaign Heads Linked to Ukraine Corruption
    Aug21

    Trump, Clinton Campaign Heads Linked to Ukraine Corruption

    Donald Trump’s former campaign manager and Hillary Clinton’s current campaign chairman are implicated in allegations of ties to corruption by the former president of Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Coming Soon: Russian-Built Super Aircraft Carriers for India?
    Aug21

    Coming Soon: Russian-Built Super Aircraft Carriers for India?

    Robert Farley Security, Eurasia The chances are slim. Here’s why. Early this year, a Russian group proposed to build a nuclear-powered aircraft carrier for India. The notional carrier would rival the supercarriers of the U.S. Navy in size and capability. Why did the Russians make such an offer, and what might the Indians make of the deal?...

    The Russian Army’s Super ‘Gun’ Is a City Destroyer
    Aug21

    The Russian Army’s Super ‘Gun’ Is a City Destroyer

    Sebastien Roblin Security, Eurasia They’ve devastated fortifications from Afghanistan to Ukraine. Self-propelled heavy mortar carriers are ubiquitous in modern mechanized armies. Mounted on light armored carriers and placed at the disposal of battalion commanders, such vehicles can deliver heavy and fast-responding indirect bombardments...

    US, Ukraine urge end to soaring tensions with Russia
    Aug21

    US, Ukraine urge end to soaring tensions with Russia

    WASHINGTON: US Vice President Joe Biden and Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko in a phone call urged a speedy resolution to the conflict with pro-Russian separatists amid a spike in tensions with Moscow, the White House said late Friday. Biden and Poroshenko “expressed concern over the recent surge in fighting in eastern Ukraine,...

    DC Firm Probes Its Ties to Ukraine Group Linked to Manafort
    Aug21

    DC Firm Probes Its Ties to Ukraine Group Linked to Manafort

    The Podesta Group said Friday that it had hired a law firm to examine its relationship with a not-for-profit European organization that also hired Manafort and was linked to the ousted Ukrainian regim …read more Source: Big News...

    Bulgaria’s Nevyana Vladinova Scores 7th in first ever Olympic Finals
    Aug21

    Bulgaria’s Nevyana Vladinova Scores 7th in first ever Olympic Finals

    Bulgaria’s athlete Nevyana Vladinova gave an excellent performance at her first ever participation in Olympic games. She managed to secure the 7th position out of 10 world-class gymnasts. She was standing strong on the 5th spot after a number of her competitors made mistakes in the first three routines, but several mistakes in her ribbon...