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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Beijing To Take a Bite Out of Rosneft?
    Jun01

    Beijing To Take a Bite Out of Rosneft?

    Speaking at the 13th annual meeting of the China-Russia Commission for Energy Cooperation that took place on Monday, Deputy Prime Minister Arkady Dvorkovich said Russia would welcome Chinese investment in its energy sector. The chairman of the China National Petroleum Corporation (CNPC) Wang Yilin responded in a subsequent interview that his firm...

    [Ticker] Merkel: No reason to roll back Russia sanctions
    Jun01

    [Ticker] Merkel: No reason to roll back Russia sanctions

    German chancellor Angela Merkel said Wednesday, via her spokeswoman, she “currently sees no reason at all for rolling back the sanctions” against Russia. The statement comes after German foreign minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier commented on the reluctance among some EU members to continue sanctions, put in place amid the Ukraine...

    Ukrainian Soldier Killed In Fresh Separatist Shelling In East
    Jun01

    Ukrainian Soldier Killed In Fresh Separatist Shelling In East

    Kyiv says one Ukrainian soldier has been killed and three wounded in attacks over the past 24 hours by Russia-backed separatists in the east of the country. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Merkel sees no reason to roll back Russia sanctions – spokeswoman
    Jun01

    Merkel sees no reason to roll back Russia sanctions – spokeswoman

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel sees no reason at all now to roll back sanctions against Russia in the Ukraine crisis, a government spokeswoman said on Wednesday. …read more Source: Channel...

    Merkel sees no reason to roll back Russia sanctions – spokeswoman
    Jun01

    Merkel sees no reason to roll back Russia sanctions – spokeswoman

    BERLIN (Reuters) – German Chancellor Angela Merkel sees no reason at all now to roll back sanctions against Russia in the Ukraine crisis, a government spokeswoman said on Wednesday. …read more Source: The...

    Merkel sees no reason to roll back Russia sanctions: spokeswoman
    Jun01

    Merkel sees no reason to roll back Russia sanctions: spokeswoman

    BERLIN (Reuters) – German Chancellor Angela Merkel sees no reason at all now to roll back sanctions against Russia in the Ukraine crisis, a government spokeswoman said on Wednesday. …read more Source:...

    French Open Update: Serena wins, Venus crashes out
    Jun01

    French Open Update: Serena wins, Venus crashes out

    World number one Serena Williams has defeated Ukraine’s Elina Svitolina in their rain-delayed fourth-round match at the French Open. The American beat Svitolina, coached by four-time Roland Garros champion Justine Henin, 6-1 6-1. Williams next plays Russia’s Yulia Putintseva, who beat Carla Suarez of Spain Navarro 7-5 7-5....

    Merkel sees no reason to roll back Russia sanctions: spokeswoman
    Jun01

    Merkel sees no reason to roll back Russia sanctions: spokeswoman

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel sees no reason at all now to roll back sanctions against Russia in the Ukraine crisis, a government spokeswoman said Wednesday …read more Source: The Daily...

    Twitter Suspends Parody Putin Account
    Jun01

    Twitter Suspends Parody Putin Account

    Twitter has suspended a popular Kremlin parody account, which impersonates Russian President Vladimir Putin, prompting complaints from bloggers. Earlier today the company had also suspended @SovietSergey, a parody version of Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, but has now reversed its decision. The parody account @DarthPutinKGB boasted around...

    Serena Williams strolls into French Open quarters
    Jun01

    Serena Williams strolls into French Open quarters

    PARIS – Defending champion Serena Williams cruised into the French Open quarter-finals on Wednesday after thrashing Ukraine’s Elina Svitolina 6-1, 6-1. …read more Source: Bangkok...