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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Hillary Clinton, The Podesta Group, and Making Ugly Regimes Look Good
    Sep01

    Hillary Clinton, The Podesta Group, and Making Ugly Regimes Look Good

    Yesterday, The Huffington Post published an article featuring the hiding-in-plain-sight news that the Podesta Group — the lobbying and public affairs firm co-founded by former Bill Clinton administration Chief of Staff/current Hillary Clinton campaign chairman John Podesta, which is still run by his brother Tony Podesta — has been receiving...

    US imposes sanctions on ‘Putin’s bridge’ to Crimea
    Sep01

    US imposes sanctions on ‘Putin’s bridge’ to Crimea

    Companies building a multi-billion dollar bridge to link the Russian mainland with annexed Crimea, a project close to the heart President Vladimir Putin, were targeted by the United States in an updated sanctions blacklist on Thursday. …read more Source: Channel...

    Ukrainian Separatists Get ‘Consulate’ In Czech City
    Sep01

    Ukrainian Separatists Get ‘Consulate’ In Czech City

    Russia-backed separatists from eastern Ukraine have announced the opening of a ”consulate” in the Czech Republic. A Czech citizen held a news conference in the city of Ostrava, claiming to be the “honorary consul” of a self-proclaimed republic in Donetsk — which the Czech government does not recognize. …read...

    Human shields as preemptive legal defence for killing civilians
    Sep01

    Human shields as preemptive legal defence for killing civilians

    Even though it is undeniable that many militaries and non-state armed groups do, in fact, use human shields, the potential ramifications of the mere accusation are extremely worrisome, write Neve Gordon and Nicola Perugini An aerial image shows civilians leaving the town of Manbij, Syria, purportedly with ISIS using the convoy as a shield for...

    Ukrainian Separatists Get ‘Consulate’ In Czech City
    Sep01

    Ukrainian Separatists Get ‘Consulate’ In Czech City

    Russia-backed separatists from eastern Ukraine have announced the opening of a ”consulate” in the Czech Republic. A Czech citizen held a news conference in the city of Ostrava, claiming to be the “honorary consul” of a self-proclaimed republic in Donetsk — which the Czech government does not recognize. …read...

    Human shields as preemptive legal defence for killing civilians
    Sep01

    Human shields as preemptive legal defence for killing civilians

    Even though it is undeniable that many militaries and non-state armed groups do, in fact, use human shields, the potential ramifications of the mere accusation are extremely worrisome, write Neve Gordon and Nicola Perugini An aerial image shows civilians leaving the town of Manbij, Syria, purportedly with ISIS using the convoy as a shield for...

    Both sides of Ukraine conflict respecting new ceasefire
    Sep01

    Both sides of Ukraine conflict respecting new ceasefire

    Both sides of Ukraine’s conflict say there have been no violations of the August 26 ceasefire. …read more Source:...

    U.S. Treasury Hits Russia With More Sanctions Over Ukraine
    Sep01

    U.S. Treasury Hits Russia With More Sanctions Over Ukraine

    The new penalties come as Russian troops conduct military drills on the border with Ukraine. …read more Source: Foreign...

    U.S. Expands Russia Sanctions Over Ukraine Conflict
    Sep01

    U.S. Expands Russia Sanctions Over Ukraine Conflict

    The United States has added 37 individuals and entities to its sanctions blacklist aimed at Russia over its continuing support for separatists in eastern Ukraine and the 2014 annexation of the Crimean Peninsula. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    US blacklists dozens over Ukraine conflict
    Sep01

    US blacklists dozens over Ukraine conflict

    The United States added dozens of people and companies, including separatists and Russian firms operating in Crimea, on Thursday to its sanctions blacklist over their actions in Ukraine, the region annexed by Russia in 2014. …read more Source: Channel...