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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Why Can’t Hillary Clinton Stop Lying?
    Aug01

    Why Can’t Hillary Clinton Stop Lying?

    This is a note to Clinton Democrats—a desperate plea, actually. Your candidate staged a winning convention in Philadelphia: big stars, tight messaging, and a compelling case against her rival, Donald Trump.The Republican nominee followed up by smearing a war hero’s family, revealing his ignorance about Russia’s incursions into...

    Crimea ‘would rather be with Russia,’ says Trump
    Aug01

    Crimea ‘would rather be with Russia,’ says Trump

    The Republican presidential nominee has suggested he would consider recognizing Russia’s claims in Crimea. Critics slammed Trump’s comment, saying it would mark a policy flip on the internationally-condemned annexation. …read more Source:...

    Crimea ‘would rather be with Russia,’ says Trump
    Aug01

    Crimea ‘would rather be with Russia,’ says Trump

    The Republican presidential nominee has suggested he would consider recognizing Russia’s claims in Crimea. Critics slammed Trump’s comment, saying it would mark a policy flip on the internationally-condemned annexation. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Poland midfielder Blaszczykowski joins Wolfsburg from Dortmund
    Aug01

    Poland midfielder Blaszczykowski joins Wolfsburg from Dortmund

    Poland’s Jakub Blaszczykowski celebrates after scoring a goal against Ukraine during Euro 2016 at Stade Velodrome, in Marseille, on Tuesday, June 21, 2016. Photo: Reuters BERLIN: Wolfsburg have signed Poland midfielder Jakub Blaszczykowski from Borussia Dortmund on a three-year contract, the Bundesliga side confirmed on Monday. The...

    Manafort Denies Trump Campaign Changed GOP Platform On Ukraine
    Aug01

    Manafort Denies Trump Campaign Changed GOP Platform On Ukraine

    Donald Trump campaign Chair Paul Manafort denied Sunday a two-week-old report that the campaign pushed for changes in the Republican platform that softened the party’s stance on helping Ukraine defend itself against Russian aggression. Asked on NBC’s “Meet the Press” by host Chuck Todd about his involvement in changing the...

    U.S. and Ukraine Troops Join NATO Baltic Artillery Drill
    Aug01

    U.S. and Ukraine Troops Join NATO Baltic Artillery Drill

    U.S. and Ukrainian troops will join Baltic allies for two weeks of artillery drills in Lithuania from Tuesday. Military drills by NATO allies in Eastern Europe and the Baltic have increased in significance since Russia annexed Crimea from Ukraine in 2014, shocking many former Communist states by how quickly Moscow was able to mobilize a force and...

    The DNC Hack Is Just One Instance of the Kremlin Meddling in Western Politics
    Aug01

    The DNC Hack Is Just One Instance of the Kremlin Meddling in Western Politics

    MOSCOW — The Democratic National Convention was in scandal last week after WikiLeaks released thousands of hacked emails between DNC members, showing what many believed to be corruption in the party’s inner workings. The leak led to the resignation of the party’s chairwoman and a lot of bad press for Hillary Clinton, but while...

    Kiev in Denial
    Aug01

    Kiev in Denial

    Ukraine’s leaders think their country is too important to fail. They’re wrong. …read more Source: Foreign...

    OSCE Official Says Monitors Need ‘Unfettered’ Access In Ukraine
    Aug01

    OSCE Official Says Monitors Need ‘Unfettered’ Access In Ukraine

    The Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) is demanding unfettered access across eastern Ukraine after one of its monitoring missions there was threatened at gunpoint by Russia-backed separatists. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Analytical paper: Belarus-Russia relations after the Ukraine conflict
    Aug01

    Analytical paper: Belarus-Russia relations after the Ukraine conflict

    Since the Russian-Ukrainian conflict began, the Kremlin has persistently tried to expand its control over Belarus, a process that has had quite the opposite effect as Belarusian government policy became more independent in 2014-2015. There has always existed a paradox in the simultaneous contingence and estrangement in Belarusian-Russian...