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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Lithuania refuses to extradite Kazakh conman
    Jul29

    Lithuania refuses to extradite Kazakh conman

    ASTANA. KAZINFORM – The Court of Appeal of Lithuania has refused to extradite Syrym Shalabayev, Kazakh conman and brother-in-law of Kazakhstani fugitive banker Mukhtar Ablyazov, to Kazakhstan and Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    U.S. Diplomats Accuse Russia Of Undermining Ukraine Peace Plan
    Jul29

    U.S. Diplomats Accuse Russia Of Undermining Ukraine Peace Plan

    Two top U.S. diplomats working to resolve the conflict in eastern Ukraine have accused Russia of continuing to supply separatist fighters with fuel and weapons and creating a “deteriorating security situation” in the region that is as bad as it was a year ago. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Three killed in a missile explosion at a plant in Ukraine
    Jul29

    Three killed in a missile explosion at a plant in Ukraine

    NNA – Three people died, including a NATO representative, in an explosion at a military installation in northern Ukraine, the Ukrainian defence company Ukroboronprom said on Friday. The explosion occ …read more Source: National News...

    Ukraine bans 243 Russian companies from working on its territory
    Jul29

    Ukraine bans 243 Russian companies from working on its territory

    According to materials of the Security Service of Ukraine, foreign economic activity of 243 Russian companies was stopped. …read more Source:...

    Russian minister: Turkish Stream pipeline becoming more attractive
    Jul29

    Russian minister: Turkish Stream pipeline becoming more attractive

    The Turkish Stream gas pipeline construction project “is becoming more attractive” for Turkey and Russia because of the rising cost of gas transit through Ukraine, Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak said …read more Source: Hurriyet Daily...

    The Morning Vertical, July 29, 2016
    Jul29

    The Morning Vertical, July 29, 2016

    Your daily roundup. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Chernobyl could be reinvented as a solar farm, says Ukraine
    Jul29

    Chernobyl could be reinvented as a solar farm, says Ukraine

    Ministers create presentation to show how idle land around nuclear disaster site can be used to produce renewable energyThe contaminated nuclear wasteland around Chernobyl could be turned into one of the world’s largest solar farms, producing nearly a third of the electricity that the stricken plant generated at its height 30 years ago,...

    SOCAR to supply diesel fuel worth over 10M to Ukraine
    Jul29

    SOCAR to supply diesel fuel worth over 10M to Ukraine

    Azerbaijan is to increase supplies of oil products in Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    The View From A Russian Frigate In Crimea
    Jul29

    The View From A Russian Frigate In Crimea

    Russia recently introduced a new warship in the Black Sea, an area of heightened tension since Russia’s seizure of Crimea two years ago. NPR’s Corey Flintoff was invited onboard. …read more Source:...

    Nato and cyber-attacks: Time to raise our game
    Jul29

    Nato and cyber-attacks: Time to raise our game

    Nato Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg | Photo credit: Press association They may be invisible, but every day our countries face attacks in cyber-space. Nato is adapting to this increasing threat, writes Jens Stoltenberg. Until recently, cyber-attacks on financial institutions were the ones that hit the headlines. Today, it is critical networks...