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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    U.S. general calls on Russia to allow observers at military drills
    Aug12

    U.S. general calls on Russia to allow observers at military drills

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Russia should allow observers, including Western journalists, to attend upcoming military drills that could again put Ukraine on edge just as Russian President Vladimir Putin has sharpened his rhetoric, the commander of the U.S. Army in Europe told Reuters. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine accuses Russia of plotting as tensions rise (AFP)
    Aug12

    Ukraine accuses Russia of plotting as tensions rise (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Ukraine on Friday accused Russia of plotting further unrest as the international community sought to ease tensions after the two sides ramped up security around the disputed Crimean peninsula. …read more Source: The West...

    Extremely rare white lions were just born in a Ukrainian zoo
    Aug12

    Extremely rare white lions were just born in a Ukrainian zoo

    These newborn white lion cubs usually can’t be found in the wild. …read more Source: Business...

    Russia could break diplomatic ties with Ukraine, PM says
    Aug12

    Russia could break diplomatic ties with Ukraine, PM says

    Russia annexed Crimea from Ukraine in March 2014 following a hastily called referendum. …read more Source:...

    Pope meets with 20 freed sex slaves living under protection
    Aug12

    Pope meets with 20 freed sex slaves living under protection

    The women, whose average age was 30, were from Romania, Albania, Nigeria, Tunisia, Italy and Ukraine. Pope Francis has dedicated Fridays throughout the Holy Year to suffering. …read more Source: Big News...

    Ukraine accuses Russia of plotting unrest amid Crimea tensions
    Aug12

    Ukraine accuses Russia of plotting unrest amid Crimea tensions

    Both sides in response have boosted security around the region as the simmering feud sparked by Moscow’s annexation of Crimea in March 2014 has unexpectedly flared up again, prompting fears of a wider conflict. …read more Source: Channel...

    Russia sends new missiles to Crimea
    Aug12

    Russia sends new missiles to Crimea

    THE Russian military has announced the delivery of new air defence missiles to Crimea, in a move scheduled before the latest tension with Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Russia could break diplomatic ties with Ukraine, PM Dmitry Medvedev says
    Aug12

    Russia could break diplomatic ties with Ukraine, PM Dmitry Medvedev says

    Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev speaks at the a meeting of the Eurasian Economic Union in the Black Sea resort of Sochi, Russia, Friday, Aug. 12, 2016. (Alexander Astafyev/Sputnik, Gov …read more Source: The Indian...

    Russia deploys missile system to Crimea
    Aug12

    Russia deploys missile system to Crimea

    It comes two days after President Vladimir Putin promised counter-measures after what he said were clashes between Russian forces and Ukrainian saboteurs in northern Crimea. …read more Source:...

    Pope in surprise visit to ex-prostitutes
    Aug12

    Pope in surprise visit to ex-prostitutes

    Pope Francis, pictured speaking on August 4, 2016, sat down with a group of 20 former prostitutes in Rome, who are being sheltered by a Catholic association in an apartment in the Italian capital -AFP photo VATICAN CITY: Pope Francis surprised 20 former prostitutes on Friday by knocking on their door in Rome and popping in for a chat. The...