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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Russia seeks to deter Kiev from possible offensive: Analyst
    Aug26

    Russia seeks to deter Kiev from possible offensive: Analyst

    An analyst says Russia with these snap military exercises is actually sending a message to the regime in Kiev to try to deter them from a possible offensive attempt in Donbass. …read more Source:...

    Trump’s New Campaign CEO Was Charged With Assaulting His Wife In 1996
    Aug26

    Trump’s New Campaign CEO Was Charged With Assaulting His Wife In 1996

    Donald Trump’s newly-appointed campaign CEO Steve Bannon was charged with assault in 1996 over an incident involving his then-wife, Mary Louise Piccard, who accused him of grabbing her by the neck and wrist and smashing the phone when she attempted to call the police.After the incident, first reported by the New York Post, Piccard told...

    Steve Bannon’s Bad Day: Allegations of Voter Fraud and Domestic Violence
    Aug26

    Steve Bannon’s Bad Day: Allegations of Voter Fraud and Domestic Violence

    Barely a week into the job, Donald Trump’s new campaign CEO is already facing harsh scrutiny over a 20-year-old domestic-violence charge and an allegation of voter-registration fraud.On Thursday night, the New York Post and other outlets reported that Stephen Bannon was charged with misdemeanor domestic violence, battery, and dissuading a...

    UWC Dilijan College hosts Wikimedia CEE Meeting 2016
    Aug26

    UWC Dilijan College hosts Wikimedia CEE Meeting 2016

    On 27–29 August UWC Dilijan College in Armenia will host the 5th annual meeting of the Central and Eastern Europe Wikimedia affiliates, Wikimedia CEE Meeting 2016 (#WMCEE2016), organized by Wikimedia Armenia and the Wikimedia Foundation and supported by the Scholae Mundi Armenia Foundation. The meeting will bring together leading professionals...

    Man Utd set for Van Persie reunion in Europa League
    Aug26

    Man Utd set for Van Persie reunion in Europa League

    Manchester United will come up against their former striker Robin van Persie after being placed in the same group as the Dutchman’s current club Fenerbahce in Friday’s draw for the group stage of the Europa League. Jose Mourinho’s side will also come up against Dutch giants Feyenoord and Zorya Luhansk of Ukraine in Group A....

    The Battle Lines are Being Drawn
    Aug26

    The Battle Lines are Being Drawn

    With tensions between Russia and Ukraine flaring around Crimea this month, German Chancellor Angela Merkel set down a marker: European sanctions on Russia would stay in place come January, she said, as she had seen little evidence that Russia has made any efforts at the implementation of the Minsk ceasefire. Of course, the extension of sanctions...

    Slovak Prime Minister calls for removal of Russia’s EU sanctions, lobbies support for Lacjak as UN Sec Gen
    Aug26

    Slovak Prime Minister calls for removal of Russia’s EU sanctions, lobbies support for Lacjak as UN Sec Gen

    MOSCOW, Russia – Slovak Prime Minister Robert Fico has once again urged the European Union to end sanctions against Russia on the grounds that they had failed to influence the resolving of key issu …read more Source: Big News...

    Russia holding Crimean Tatar activist in psychiatric ward (AFP)
    Aug26

    Russia holding Crimean Tatar activist in psychiatric ward (AFP)

    Moscow (AFP) – International rights groups and Ukrainian officials protested Friday against the incarceration in a psychiatric hospital of a prominent Crimean Tatar activist charged with extremism in the Russian-annexed peninsula. …read more Source: The West...

    Children from Ukraine, Belarus holidaying at Slovenian coast
    Aug26

    Children from Ukraine, Belarus holidaying at Slovenian coast

    A youth seaside health and holiday resort Debeli Rtič hosted a group of 80 children from Ukraine and 30 from Belarus from Wednesday until today. The Ukrainian children were included in psychosocial and Belarus in medical rehabilitation programmes sponsored by the Foreign Ministry. …read more Source:...

    Rights group urges Russia to release Crimean Tatar leader
    Aug26

    Rights group urges Russia to release Crimean Tatar leader

    Human Rights Watch urged Russia to drop separatism charges against Umerov and provide him with necessary medical treatment. Ukraine’s Supreme Rada on Monday urged Umerov’s immediate release, calling his detention an example of “systematic repression of freedom” of Crimean Tatars. Ukrainian Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin...