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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Another Pole becomes high executive at Ukrainian Railway
    Jun02

    Another Pole becomes high executive at Ukrainian Railway

    Following the nomination of Wojciech Balczun as the head of the Ukrainian Railway, the Ukrainian Council of Ministers has appointed Remigiusz Paszkiewicz as vice President of the railway, responsible for railway infrastructure. “Today’s decision of the Ukrainian authorities is yet another sign of the appreciation for the changes made in...

    Families of MH17 crew file suit against Malaysia Airlines
    Jun02

    Families of MH17 crew file suit against Malaysia Airlines

    KUALA LUMPUR: Families of six Malaysia Airlines crew members who were killed when flight MH17 was shot down over Ukraine nearly two years ago filed a lawsuit Thursday blaming the carrier for the tragedy. The suit accuses the airline of negligence and breach of contract and is believed to be the first filed against the company over the 2014...

    Families of 6 MH17 crew sue Malaysia Airlines
    Jun02

    Families of 6 MH17 crew sue Malaysia Airlines

    Next-of-kin seeking compensation, accusing carrier of negligence and breach of contract over flight downed in east Ukraine …read more Source: Anadolu...

    Watch: Putin Makes Young Girl Cry at Kremlin Event
    Jun02

    Watch: Putin Makes Young Girl Cry at Kremlin Event

    Russian President Vladimir Putin may boast an astronomical approval rating among Russians, however not all of his compatriots are dying with excitement to meet him. During an annual Kremlin event marking the International Day for the Protection of the Child, Putin received parents or caretakers who have raised more than seven children. He...

    The Latest: Hungary stops Austria-bound van with 25 migrants
    Jun02

    The Latest: Hungary stops Austria-bound van with 25 migrants

    ATHENS, Greece (AP) — The Latest on Europe’s migration crisis (all times local): 1:55 p.m. Hungarian police say they have detained five Ukrainians suspected of human trafficking for transporting 25 migrants from Pakistan and Afghanistan toward Austria. The migrants were in one of two vans with Lithuanian license plates stopped by police...

    Families of MH17 crew file suit against Malaysia Airlines
    Jun02

    Families of MH17 crew file suit against Malaysia Airlines

    Families of six Malaysia Airlines crew members who were killed when flight MH17 was shot down over Ukraine nearly two years ago filed a lawsuit Thursday blaming the carrier for the tragedy. …read more Source: The Sunday...

    Muguruza, Stosur into Paris semis, Serena calms schedule fears
    Jun02

    Muguruza, Stosur into Paris semis, Serena calms schedule fears

    PARIS: Garbine Muguruza and Samantha Stosur set up a semi-final clash at the French Open on Wednesday, while defending champion Serena Williams brushed aside concerns about a busy playing schedule in Paris. Muguruza, last year’s Wimbledon runner-up, had reached the quarter-finals on her last two visits to Roland Garros but went a step...

    Ukraine parliament paves way for judicial reform
    Jun02

    Ukraine parliament paves way for judicial reform

    Ukraine’s parliament approved Thursday judicial reforms that Western backers say are central to fighting corruption, in the the first major constitutional vote the ruling coalition has pushed through since a major reshuffle in April …read more Source: The Daily...

    Crew families sue Malaysia Airlines over downing of jet
    Jun02

    Crew families sue Malaysia Airlines over downing of jet

    KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia — The families of six crew members on a Malaysia Airlines passenger jet shot down over Ukraine nearly two years ago filed lawsuits against the airline on Thursday (June 02, 2016), accusing it of negligence and breach of contract. Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was flyin FILE – In this Friday, July 18, 2014 file photo, people...

    Families of six crew on downed Malaysian plane MH17 sue airline
    Jun02

    Families of six crew on downed Malaysian plane MH17 sue airline

    KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) – The families of six cabin crew aboard ill-fated Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 sued the airline on Thursday for negligence and breach of contract, nearly two years after the plane was downed over eastern Ukraine. …read more Source:...