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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    The Daily Vertical: How We Talk About Crimea (Transcript)
    Aug11

    The Daily Vertical: How We Talk About Crimea (Transcript)

    The Daily Vertical is a video primer for Russia-watchers that appears Monday through Friday. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia Accuses Ukraine Of ‘Terrorist’ Attack In Crimea
    Aug11

    Russia Accuses Ukraine Of ‘Terrorist’ Attack In Crimea

    Russia says two of its servicemen were killed by Ukrainian forces firing into Crimea. Ukraine’s president said the Russian claims are “fantasy.” …read more Source:...

    No evidence so far to corroborate Russia allegations over Crimea – U.S.
    Aug11

    No evidence so far to corroborate Russia allegations over Crimea – U.S.

    KIEV (Reuters) – The United States has seen nothing so far that corroborates Russian allegations of a Ukrainian incursion into Crimea, the U.S. ambassador to Ukraine, Geoffrey Pyatt, said on Thursday. …read more Source: The...

    Russian Security Council Meets Over Tighter Crimea Security
    Aug11

    Russian Security Council Meets Over Tighter Crimea Security

    Russian President Vladimir Putin has held a meeting with his Security Council to discuss additional security measures for Crimea as Moscow accuses Kyiv of trying to destabilize the Russian-occupied peninsula with saboteurs. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    SOCAR created gas company in Ukraine
    Aug11

    SOCAR created gas company in Ukraine

    SOCAR’s representation in Ukraine has registered a new company led by Yekaterina Tamrazova for wholesale and retail sale of liquefied gas, reported Ukrainian mass media. SOCAR LPG was registered in early July 2016 in Cherkassy city. The new company has been founded by Galizkaya Fuel Company Business and SOCAR Ukraine Trade House. The new...

    1.5 million Captagon amphetamine tablets seized in Kuwait
    Aug11

    1.5 million Captagon amphetamine tablets seized in Kuwait

    Kuwaiti authorities: drugs concealed inside hardwood charcoal sacks shipped from Ukraine …read more Source: Gulf...

    Putin reviews Crimea security after alleged Ukraine raids
    Aug11

    Putin reviews Crimea security after alleged Ukraine raids

    Russia’s security agency on Wednesday said it had thwarted “terrorist attacks” in Crimea by Ukrainian military intelligence and beaten back armed assaults, but Kiev furiously denied the incidents. …read more Source: Channel...

    Aim of alleged Ukrainian Crimea incursion was to destroy tourism – Russian newspaper
    Aug11

    Aim of alleged Ukrainian Crimea incursion was to destroy tourism – Russian newspaper

    Russia’s Kommersant newspaper cited unnamed security sources on Thursday as saying a group of men Russia has arrested for planning attacks in Crimea had confessed and said their aim was to destroy the tourist industry there. Vladimir Putin accused Ukraine on Wednesday of using terrorist tactics to try to provoke a new conflict and...

    Russia’s Putin meets top brass to discuss security in Crimea
    Aug11

    Russia’s Putin meets top brass to discuss security in Crimea

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin has held a meeting of the country’s top brass to discuss boosting security in Crimea following the reports …read more Source: Taiwan...

    Armenia Fires Police Chief, Punishes 18 Others for Violence Against Protesters
    Aug11

    Armenia Fires Police Chief, Punishes 18 Others for Violence Against Protesters

    Image: Armenian police used excessive force against peaceful protesters and journalists on July 29, 2016. Author: Nancy Kricorian ‏(@nancykric), Twitter YEREVAN, Armenia — In any urban protests that police meet with violence, there is one day or night when authorities’ use of force reaches a crescendo. That day was February 20, 2014,...