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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Opinion: Crowds cannot rule, they can be guided
    Jul19

    Opinion: Crowds cannot rule, they can be guided

    The Republican Party of Armenia (HHK) has not made a statement in connection with the events taking place in Yerevan’s Erebuni district where a police compound was seized on Sunday by an armed group calling itself Sasna Dzrer. The position of the ruling party is unclear up to this moment. Nor is it known which charges will be levied against...

    An Open Letter on Donald Trump’s Vision of US Foreign Policy
    Jul19

    An Open Letter on Donald Trump’s Vision of US Foreign Policy

    For at least two reasons, 2016 offers an unusually compelling—and critical—opportunity for the United States to reassess both the hierarchy of its national interests and the conduct of its foreign policy: First, each of the world’s three principal strategic theaters is in flux: the Middle East is undergoing a period of extreme instability,...

    Seven Ukrainian soldiers killed in eastern regions amid surge in violence
    Jul19

    Seven Ukrainian soldiers killed in eastern regions amid surge in violence

    KIEV (Reuters) – Seven Ukrainian troops were killed in the past 24 hours during fighting with pro-Russian separatists, making July the deadliest month for the Ukrainian military in nearly a year after a sharp increase in violence. …read more Source:...

    Seven Ukrainian soldiers killed in eastern regions amid surge in violence
    Jul19

    Seven Ukrainian soldiers killed in eastern regions amid surge in violence

    KIEV (Reuters) – Seven Ukrainian troops were killed in the past 24 hours during fighting with pro-Russian separatists, making July the deadliest month for the Ukrainian military in nearly a year after a sharp increase in violence. …read more Source: The...

    Seven Ukraine troops die in worst clashes in two months
    Jul19

    Seven Ukraine troops die in worst clashes in two months

    The announcement – the highest daily death toll since Ukraine reported seven of its soldiers dying on May 24 – follows a flurry of talks between world leaders and Moscow on stopping the 26-month conflict. …read more Source: Channel...

    Russia Will Unveil Revamped Black Sea Fleet off Crimea
    Jul19

    Russia Will Unveil Revamped Black Sea Fleet off Crimea

    As tensions between Russia and NATO in the Black Sea continue to rise, Moscow is preparing to unveil its revamped Black Sea Fleet off the coast of Crimea. The Russian navy marks its annual holiday on the last day of July, which is usually celebrated in naval bases with a parade at the nearest large port. Since Russia annexed Crimea from Ukraine...

    HIV infections level off at ‘worrying’ 2.5 mn a year: study
    Jul19

    HIV infections level off at ‘worrying’ 2.5 mn a year: study

    by Mariëtte Le Roux Paris, France – Some 2.5 million people are still becoming infected with HIV every year even as drugs have slashed the death rate and virus-carriers live longer than ever, a global AIDS study said Tuesday. Volunteers light 1,638 candles at the Quezon Memorial Circle during the first AIDS Hour Saturday evening to remember...

    Seven Ukraine troops killed in separatist east
    Jul19

    Seven Ukraine troops killed in separatist east

    Ukraine said Tuesday that seven of its soldiers had been killed and 14 wounded in the bloodiest clashes in the pro-Russian separatist east in two months …read more Source: The Daily...

    @Kady’s Watchlist for July 19 – Justin Trudeau takes to Twitter for Q&A on Prime Minister’s Youth Council
    Jul19

    @Kady’s Watchlist for July 19 – Justin Trudeau takes to Twitter for Q&A on Prime Minister’s Youth Council

    Heads up, Twitterverse: @JustinTrudeau will be holding a virtual Q&A session later this afternoon following an “online announcement” on his election pledge to set up a Prime Minister’s Youth Council. According to the platform, the PMYC will “[consist] of young Canadians aged 16-24,” and will “provide non-partisan advice to the Prime...

    The Morning Vertical, July 19, 2016
    Jul19

    The Morning Vertical, July 19, 2016

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