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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Moldova’s Transnistrian conflict
    Jul25

    Moldova’s Transnistrian conflict

    Note: Our accounts contain the personal recollections and opinions of the individual interviewed. The views expressed should not be considered official statements of the U.S. government or the Association for Diplomatic Studies and Training. ADST conducts oral history interviews with retired U.S. diplomats, and uses their accounts to form...

    The situation in Armenia, first and foremost, has not external political, but internal reasons: Sergey Markedonov on developments in Yerevan, Moscow’s lessons learned and NK conflict
    Jul25

    The situation in Armenia, first and foremost, has not external political, but internal reasons: Sergey Markedonov on developments in Yerevan, Moscow’s lessons learned and NK conflict

    Interview with Sergey Markedonov, Director of the Department for Problems of Ethnic Relations at the Institute for Political and Military Analysis in Moscow, PhD in Historical Sciences, columnist, politician, expert of Russian Council on Foreign Affairs. Mr. Markedonov, “Sasna Tsrer” group in Yerevan continues staying in the police patrol...

    “Nubar” Ensemble to represent Armenia at Euroradio and Viljandi Folk Festivals
    Jul25

    “Nubar” Ensemble to represent Armenia at Euroradio and Viljandi Folk Festivals

    Armenia will take part in the 37th Euroradio and 24th Viljandi Folk Festivals later this month. From 28 to 31 July, the 37th Euroradio Folk Festival (EFF) will be held in Estonia, in conjunction with the 24th Viljandi Folk Festival, where some 50 artists/bands will perform (Armenia, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Estonia, Croatia, South Korea, Latvia,...

    Dion sits down for first meeting with Russian foreign minister in years
    Jul25

    Dion sits down for first meeting with Russian foreign minister in years

    Foreign Affairs Minister Stephane Dion is sitting down with Russian counterpart Sergey Lavrov in Laos, where the two are attending a meeting of Southeast Asian nations. It’s the first meeting of its kind in years, and represents the most tangible move yet by the Liberal government to thaw relations with Russia. Until now, contacts between...

    Dion sits down for first meeting with Russian foreign minister
    Jul25

    Dion sits down for first meeting with Russian foreign minister

    Canada’s Foreign Minister Stephane Dion speaks during Question Period in the House of Commons on Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Canada, January 27, 2016. Chris Wattie/Reuters OTTAWA — Foreign Affairs Minister Stephane Dion is sitting down with Russian counterpart Sergey Lavrov in Laos, where the two are attending a meeting of Southeast Asian...

    Dion sits down for first meeting with Russian foreign minister in years
    Jul25

    Dion sits down for first meeting with Russian foreign minister in years

    Foreign Affairs Minister Stephane Dion is sitting down with Russian counterpart Sergey Lavrov in Laos, where the two are attending a meeting of Southeast Asian nations. It’s the first meeting of its kind in years, and represents the most tangible move yet by the Liberal government to thaw relations with Russia. Until now, contacts between...

    Bulgaria Concerned By Spike of Russian Airspace Violations
    Jul25

    Bulgaria Concerned By Spike of Russian Airspace Violations

    Russia has violated NATO-ally Bulgaria’s airspace 10 times in the last month in what the country’s minister of defense has described as provocation, Bulgarian state TV channel Nova TV reports. “The entry of Russian aircraft in our zone of exclusivity is provocation with an unclear goal,” Nenchev said. “This is highly worrying, which...

    Ukraine, after war, becomes a trove for black market arms trade
    Jul25

    Ukraine, after war, becomes a trove for black market arms trade

    On Feb. 12 last year, the same day that a ceasefire ended the worst of the fighting in eastern Ukraine between rebels and government forces, a former rebel fighter seized a chance to turn his inside knowledge of the conflict into hard cash. He traveled to a spot on the Russian-Ukrainian border where he retrieved a cache of weapons hidden there...

    Interior Ministry: Inflow of refugees from Ukraine to Belarus down three times
    Jul25

    Interior Ministry: Inflow of refugees from Ukraine to Belarus down three times

    As of 1 July 2016, 351 people applied to the citizenship and migration department for a refugee status. 80% of the applicants are Ukrainian citizens. Among the applicants there are also citizens of Syria, Yemen, Afghanistan, Egypt and some other states from that region. …read more Source:...

    Gdańsk – a city of solidarity with immigrants
    Jul25

    Gdańsk – a city of solidarity with immigrants

    Gdańsk – a city of solidarity with immigrants “(…) We have a Christian duty to welcome everyone in need who knocks at our door. This basic expression of evangelical love is also the source of inspiration for countless programs of solidarity towards immigrants… However, you don’t need to be a Christian to help. To...