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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    East Ukraine ceasefire due to take effect
    Feb20

    East Ukraine ceasefire due to take effect

    There have been many such agreements in the past and the omens for peace are not good. …read more Source:...

    Kiev Lambasts Moscow after It Recognizes Rebel Passports Used in East Ukraine
    Feb20

    Kiev Lambasts Moscow after It Recognizes Rebel Passports Used in East Ukraine

    The Kiev government accused Russia on Sunday of recognizing the breakaway republics in eastern Ukraine after Moscow issued an executive order to grant validity to pro-Russian rebel documentation used in that region. …read more Source: Latin American Herald...

    A back-channel plan for Ukraine and Russia, thanks to Trump associates
    Feb20

    A back-channel plan for Ukraine and Russia, thanks to Trump associates

    A week before Michael Flynn resigned as national security adviser, a sealed proposal was hand-delivered to his office, outlining a way for President Donald Trump to lift sanctions against Russia. …read more Source: The Sydney Morning...

    Belgian PM to Pence: We won’t allow EU to fragment
    Feb20

    Belgian PM to Pence: We won’t allow EU to fragment

    Belgium’s Prime Minister Charles Michel said he used a dinner with U.S. Vice President Mike Pence in Brussels Sunday evening to warn the Trump administration against supporting any break-up of the EU. Pence arrived in Brussels Sunday after attending the Munich Security Conference, and was scheduled to meet senior EU officials on Monday....

    Trump allies’ Russia-Ukraine peace plan raises red flags
    Feb20

    Trump allies’ Russia-Ukraine peace plan raises red flags

    Two of Donald Trump’s associates who lack diplomatic experience are trying to freelance a Ukraine-Russia peace plan. …read more Source: Toronto...

    Makubaliano ya kusitisha mapigano Ukrane
    Feb20

    Makubaliano ya kusitisha mapigano Ukrane

    Makubaliano ya kusitisha mapigano kati ya kundi la waasi wanao ungwa mkono na Urusi na majeshi la Ukraine yanatarajiwa kufikiwa leo kwa pande mbili kusimamisha mapigano …read more Source:...

    Maidan dream still burns in beleaguered Ukraine
    Feb20

    Maidan dream still burns in beleaguered Ukraine

    Three years after carnage in Kiev, war and corruption have not killed hope …read more Source: The Irish...

    Russia recognizes passports from Ukrainian separatists, stoking annexation fears
    Feb20

    Russia recognizes passports from Ukrainian separatists, stoking annexation fears

    Move seen as potential step towards recognising rebel regions as independent …read more Source: ABC...

    Rebels accuse OSCE of aiding Kiev forces
    Feb20

    Rebels accuse OSCE of aiding Kiev forces

    LUGANSK, Ukraine: Ukraine’s Russian-backed insurgents on Friday accused a top official in the Organisation for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) of aiding Kiev’s forces in the 34-month war. A separatist leader made the accusation at a joint news conference in the rebel-controlled city of Lugansk with Alexander Hug — the...

    Tourism shows signs of recovery in Egypt
    Feb20

    Tourism shows signs of recovery in Egypt

    CAIRO: Tourists are slowly returning to Egypt, easing pressure on a key sector battered by years of turmoil and the 2015 bombing of a plane carrying Russian holidaymakers. “There is an increase in the number of tourists. This situation was much better in January than in previous years,” tourism ministry spokeswoman Omaima al-Husseini...