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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Small rally staged in protest against Putin visit
    Jul30

    Small rally staged in protest against Putin visit

    Around 30 Ukrainians living in Slovenia and Italy protested in front of the Russian Embassy in Ljubljana today ahead of the afternoon visit by Vladimir Putin. The protesters are puzzled by Slovenia’s invitation “to a person who is in fact a dictator”. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine detains top ally of ousted pro-Russia president
    Jul30

    Ukraine detains top ally of ousted pro-Russia president

    Ukraine said it had detained a top ally of ousted pro-Russian president Viktor Yanukovych Saturday, accusing him of causing harm to the “territorial integrity” of the crisis-hit country. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Donald Trump and Russia: a web that grows more tangled all the time
    Jul30

    Donald Trump and Russia: a web that grows more tangled all the time

    Frank Mermoud, a key figure at the recent Republican national convention, has strong business ties with Ukraine – the latest in a series of Trump staffers with worrying links to Russia and its interests, including the candidate himselfA key figure at the Republican national convention where Donald Trump was nominated for president has strong...

    Bulgarian Foreign Minister Wraps up U.S. Visit with Meetings at State Dept., Pentagon
    Jul30

    Bulgarian Foreign Minister Wraps up U.S. Visit with Meetings at State Dept., Pentagon

    Bulgaria’s Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov has held meetings at the State Department and the Department of Defense in the concluding part of his working visit to the United States. Daniel Mitov and Deputy Secretary of State Antony Blinken discussed cooperation in defense, the modernization of the Bulgarian armed forces and the outcome of the...

    Chess player from Kyrgyzstan takes the third place at the international chess tournament in Morocco
    Jul30

    Chess player from Kyrgyzstan takes the third place at the international chess tournament in Morocco

    Bishkek, July 30 / Kabar /. Mikhail Markov Kyrgyzstani took the third place at the international chess tournament held in Morocco on July 28, president of the Chess Federation of the Kyrgyz Republic Milan Turpanov told Kabar Agency. The tournament holds in Morocco every year in honor of the King. The tournament was attended by 130 chess players...

    Street renamed “Armenian” in Mohyliv-Podilskyi, Ukraine
    Jul30

    Street renamed “Armenian” in Mohyliv-Podilskyi, Ukraine

    Armenians have settled in Mohyliv-Podilskyi in the beginning of the 18th century …read more Source:...

    Some 100 aircraft from 9 countries stage airshow in Romania
    Jul30

    Some 100 aircraft from 9 countries stage airshow in Romania

    BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Some 100 military and civilian airplanes and helicopters from nine countries have begun daring air exercises at an airshow in the Romanian capital. Thousands of spectators are expected to watch the Bucharest International Air Show Saturday at the Baneasa Airport in scorching temperatures. Organizers have promised air...

    Are healthier relations with Russia in the works?
    Jul30

    Are healthier relations with Russia in the works?

    This might seem a curious time for Ottawa to make a 180-degree turn in trying to restore healthy relations with Russia. But there were Stéphane Dion, Canada’s foreign affairs minister, and his Russian counterpart, Sergey Lavrov, meeting Monday on the neutral ground of a Pacific nations summit in Laos for a 30-minute cover-the-waterfront...

    Ukraine Condemns French Lawmakers’ Visit To Crimea
    Jul30

    Ukraine Condemns French Lawmakers’ Visit To Crimea

    Ukraine has condemned the visit of a group of French lawmakers to Russia-annexed Crimea. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Diplomats Say Russia Targets Bulgaria, 6 Other EU States in Drive to Kill Sanctions – Reuters
    Jul30

    Diplomats Say Russia Targets Bulgaria, 6 Other EU States in Drive to Kill Sanctions – Reuters

    Bulgaria and six other EU Member States of southern and eastern Europe is one of the main targets of Russia’s efforts to end the economic sanctions of the bloc imposed over the Ukraine crisis, Reuters has reported, citing diplomats. According to several unnamed Moscow-based EU diplomats, “Russia’s tactic of methodically lobbying...