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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    World: France says time to act on Libya, will push for EU sanctions
    Mar11

    World: France says time to act on Libya, will push for EU sanctions

    Frances foreign minister on Thursday said there was no time to waste in forming a Libyan government that would pave the way for action against Islamic State and he would push for sanctions against individuals at a European meeting next week. …read more Source: Standard...

    How Georgia’s Public Foiled Gazprom and Russia
    Mar11

    How Georgia’s Public Foiled Gazprom and Russia

    Image: Tbilisi, Georgia. Stock Photo. Pixabay.com Score one for public engagement in a former Soviet country. Grassroots protests over Georgian leaders’ plans to cozy up closer to the Russian energy giant Gazprom have led to the government dropping those plans. It’s good that the leadership has done this, because the Kremlin uses...

    Lavrov Slams ’Hypocritical’ US over Embassy Raids in Ukraine
    Mar11

    Lavrov Slams ’Hypocritical’ US over Embassy Raids in Ukraine

    Lavrov Slams ‘Hypocritical’ US over Embassy Raids in Ukraine …read more Source:...

    [Interview] Yes activist: ‘EU-Ukraine deal is none of Putin’s business’
    Mar11

    [Interview] Yes activist: ‘EU-Ukraine deal is none of Putin’s business’

    The 6 April referendum on the Ukraine treaty is important for Dutch trade and for “Europe and the world” more broadly, Michiel van Hulten, a Yes campaigner, has said. …read more Source:...

    Muraveiko: No serious military threats from Ukraine for Belarus
    Mar11

    Muraveiko: No serious military threats from Ukraine for Belarus

    According to the deputy head of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Belarus, the cooperation of the neighboring country with NATO is neither critical nor provocative for Belarus. …read more Source:...

    In France: Government says time to act on Libya, pushes for EU sanctions
    Mar11

    In France: Government says time to act on Libya, pushes for EU sanctions

    Ayrault said he would press for European foreign ministers to agree sanctions on individuals at a ministerial meeting in Brussels on March 14. France’s foreign minister on Thursday said there was no time to waste in forming a Libyan government that would pave the way for action against Islamic State and he would push for sanctions against...

    Liepaja steelworks faces shutdown threat
    Mar11

    Liepaja steelworks faces shutdown threat

    The prospect of the Liepaja Metalurgs closing its doors and hundreds of workers being laid off loomed closer Thursday the plant’s Ukrainian owners threatening a shutdown unless the government helps bail it out of financial ruin. …read more Source:...

    This Week’s TV: Terror at the top
    Mar11

    This Week’s TV: Terror at the top

    The SummitSVT2, Mon 22:15 or SVT1, Wed 23:30Nick Ryan’s acclaimed 2012 documentary The Summit combines footage, interviews and recreations to retell the 2008 K2 disaster that claimed the lives of 11 mountaineers on the second-highest mountain on Earth. “The Summit does an amazing job of putting you on the mountain, making it one of the most...

    Panel on Ukraine crisis held as part of IV Global Baku Forum
    Mar11

    Panel on Ukraine crisis held as part of IV Global Baku Forum

    A panel titled “Ukraine as a turning point in regional security” was held as part of the 4th Global Baku Forum on March 10, APA reports. …read more Source:...

    Russia tricked Ukrainian pilot into easing hunger strike, lawyer says
    Mar11

    Russia tricked Ukrainian pilot into easing hunger strike, lawyer says

    MOSCOW — Nadya Savchenko, a captured Ukrainian military pilot who in a show of defiance raised her middle finger to a Russian judge and sang the Ukrainian national anthem in court, ended a dry hunger strike on Thursday by drinking water, according to her lawyer. …read more Source: Pittsburgh...