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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Stripping and Starbucks — when corporations take over desire
    Mar07

    Stripping and Starbucks — when corporations take over desire

    My regular is an elegantly dressed gentleman in his mid-50s, slightly overweight in a way that calls out for the word “portly.” He is soft-spoken and a little dull, but he pays me to listen—two or three nights a week, he comes to the club and buys me drinks and tells me his troubles, but never demands a dance. He likes me, he says, because I am...

    Protesters In Kyiv Demand Russia Release Ukrainian Pilot
    Mar07

    Protesters In Kyiv Demand Russia Release Ukrainian Pilot

    Thousands of people rallied in Kyiv’s Independence Square on March 6 to demand Russia release Ukrainian pilot Nadia Savchenko. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Pipe dreams – Gazprom courts southern Europe to exclude Ukraine (Reuters)
    Mar07

    Pipe dreams – Gazprom courts southern Europe to exclude Ukraine (Reuters)

    By Oleg Vukmanovic and Stephen Jewkes MILAN (Reuters) – Russia’s Gazprom is counting on its deep natural gas ties with Italy to revive plans aimed at bypassing Ukraine … …read more Source: The West...

    World › Ukrainians attack Russia embassy, demand pilot’s release
    Mar07

    World › Ukrainians attack Russia embassy, demand pilot’s release

    Angry protesters threw stones and eggs at the Russian embassy in Kiev Sunday, breaking several of its windows, after earlier smashing cars and throwing smoke pellets as Ukrainians’ anger boiled over at Moscow’s refusal to free a hunger-striking pilot. Hundreds of demonstrators rallied outside Moscow’s diplomatic mission to...

    Ukraine Protesters Attack Russian Embassy
    Mar07

    Ukraine Protesters Attack Russian Embassy

    Protesters in Kyiv pelted the Russian Embassy with eggs and rocks on March 6 demanding the release of Ukrainian pilot Nadia Savchenko. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukrainians rally to demand Russia release Savchenko, attack embassy
    Mar06

    Ukrainians rally to demand Russia release Savchenko, attack embassy

    About 2,000 people have rallied on Independence Square in Kyiv to demand that Russia release Ukrainian pilot Nadezhda Savchenko. …read more Source: Global...

    Hundreds of Ukrainians attack Russia embassy
    Mar06

    Hundreds of Ukrainians attack Russia embassy

    KIEV: Angry protesters threw stones and eggs at the Russian embassy in Kiev on Sunday, breaking several of its windows after smashing cars and burning a Russian flag, as Ukrainians’ anger boiled over at Moscow’s refusal to free a hunger-striking pilot. Hundreds of demonstrators rallied outside Moscow’s diplomatic mission to...

    Ukrainians attack Russia embassy, demand pilot’s release
    Mar06

    Ukrainians attack Russia embassy, demand pilot’s release

    KIEV, Ukraine – Angry protesters threw stones and eggs at the Russian embassy in Kiev on Sunday, March 6, breaking several of its windows after smashing cars and burning a Russian flag, as Ukrainians’ anger boiled over at Moscow’s refusal to free … …read more Source:...

    Russian Defense Spending to Be Cut by 5 Percent: Report
    Mar06

    Russian Defense Spending to Be Cut by 5 Percent: Report

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia’s defense budget will be cut by 5 percent in 2016, Russian Deputy Defence Minister Tatiana Shevtsova said, according to the RIA news agency. Defense spending has been growing as part of a drive by President Vladimir Putin to restore Russia’s military might. The decision to cut shows, however, that even...

    Ukrainians Rally to Demand Russia Release Savchenko
    Mar06

    Ukrainians Rally to Demand Russia Release Savchenko

    KIEV, Ukraine—About 2,000 people rallied on Independence Square in Kiev on Sunday to demand that Russia release Ukrainian pilot Nadezhda Savchenko, with hundreds then marching to the Russian Embassy to vent their anger. Savchenko was captured in June 2014 while fighting with a Ukrainian volunteer battalion against Russia-backed rebels in eastern...