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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Putin, the European
    May25

    Putin, the European

    “Never interrupt an enemy while he is making a mistake.” Vladimir Putin might not hold Napoleon in reverence, but these days he could surely relate to perhaps his most famous dictum. Just a few weeks back, the United States, most of the European Union, and several other states united in a common front to expel more than 100 Russian diplomats (or,...

    Putting the New Cohen Revelations into the Early 2017 Timeline
    May25

    Putting the New Cohen Revelations into the Early 2017 Timeline

    We’ve now had reports from The New York Times that Michael Cohen had three meetings with Russian oligarch Viktor Vekselberg in the weeks just before and after President Trump’s inauguration. This occurred the US investment affiliate of Vekselberg’s holding company, which is run by his cousin, was in the process of hiring Cohen...

    Federal Judge Deals Manafort Another Setback In DC Criminal Case
    May25

    Federal Judge Deals Manafort Another Setback In DC Criminal Case

    The federal judge presiding over Paul Manafort’s case in Washington, D.C. dealt him another legal setback Friday by declining to throw out charges brought against him that Manafort alleged were “multiplicitous.” U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson had previously dismissed two seperate legal challenges brought by Manafort alleging that...

    Russia Rejects Report Blaming Russia for Downing of Civilian Airliner
    May25

    Russia Rejects Report Blaming Russia for Downing of Civilian Airliner

    MOSCOW – Russian President Vladimir Putin has dismissed an international investigation into the downing of Malaysian Airliner MH17 over east Ukraine in 2014 as deeply flawed, after investigators co …read more Source: Big News...

    ‘We Want The Truth’: Parents Of MH17 Victim Seek Justice, ‘Chain Of Command’
    May25

    ‘We Want The Truth’: Parents Of MH17 Victim Seek Justice, ‘Chain Of Command’

    The Australian parents of a man killed when Malaysian Airlines Flight MH17 was shot down in 2014 say they want the truth to come out but stress that they blame the Russian leadership and not the people for the tragedy. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia Rejects Report Blaming Russia for Downing of Civilian Airliner
    May25

    Russia Rejects Report Blaming Russia for Downing of Civilian Airliner

    Russian President Vladimir Putin has dismissed an international investigation into the downing of Malaysian Airliner MH17 over east Ukraine in 2014 as deeply flawed, after investigators concluded Russia’s military provided the missile used in the attack that killed all 298 people aboard. Asked about the Joint Investigative Team (JIT) report...

    US exit from Iran deal could trigger instability: Putin
    May25

    US exit from Iran deal could trigger instability: Putin

    St. Petersburg, Russia – Russian President Vladimir Putin warned Friday that the US exit from the Iranian nuclear deal could trigger dangerous instability and raise new threats for Israel if Tehran resumes a full-fledged nuclear program. “We can’t sort things out with North Korea. Do we want another problem on the same...

    Liverpool mayor tries to come to fans’ rescue
    May25

    Liverpool mayor tries to come to fans’ rescue

    Liverpool’s mayor has been having talks with the mayor of Kiev, former world heavyweight boxing champion Vitali Klitschko, in an attempt to fly football fans out to the Champions League final. …read more Source: Sky...

    Putin says Russian rocket did not shoot down MH17
    May25

    Putin says Russian rocket did not shoot down MH17

    Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Friday the rocket that shot down flight MH17 over war-torn eastern Ukraine in 2014 was “of course” not Russian, dismissing the Dutch and Australian decision to blame Moscow for the tragedy. Asked at an economic forum in Saint Petersburg if the rocket was Russian, Putin said: “Of course...

    Will prosecute those responsible for downing MH17: Malaysia
    May25

    Will prosecute those responsible for downing MH17: Malaysia

    Malaysia said on Friday that it was determined to “prosecute those responsible” for the downing of the Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 over Ukraine and has “resolved to seek justice for the victims”. …read more Source:...