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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    EU agrees in principle to prolong Russia sanctions
    Jun21

    EU agrees in principle to prolong Russia sanctions

    BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union nations have agreed in principle to extend sanctions against Russia for six more months to keep pressure on Moscow to respect the peace agreement in Ukraine. EU diplomats confirmed Tuesday that the 28-nation bloc’s ambassadors had agreed to the prolongation. The diplomats said that at least one country must...

    Marseille police use water cannon against football fans
    Jun21

    Marseille police use water cannon against football fans

    French police used water cannon and tear gas on football fans amid ugly incidents in Marseille ahead of the Euro 2016 match Tuesday between Ukraine and Poland, an AFP reporter said. …read more Source: The Daily...

    The Latest: Lineups for Ukraine game against Poland
    Jun21

    The Latest: Lineups for Ukraine game against Poland

    The Latest from soccer’s European Championship (all times local):___5:29 p.m.Here are the lineups for the Group C match between Ukraine and… …read more Source:...

    Forecast: Moscow will not push forward Karabakh peace process without having real guarantees of its good results
    Jun21

    Forecast: Moscow will not push forward Karabakh peace process without having real guarantees of its good results

    Moscow will not push forward Karabakh peace process without having real guarantees of its good results, Russian analyst Sergey Markedonov expressed this opinion to ArmInfo, commenting on the results of Saint Petersburg meeting of the presidents of Armenia, Russia and Azerbaijan. During the negotiations among the presidents of Armenia, Russia and...

    EU approves six-month Russia sanctions rollover
    Jun21

    EU approves six-month Russia sanctions rollover

    EU ambassadors agreed to roll over damaging economic sanctions against Russia for six months in the absence of any progress on resolving the Ukraine conflict, European sources said Tuesday. …read more Source: Iran...

    The Florida massacre: Implications for Mindanao
    Jun21

    The Florida massacre: Implications for Mindanao

    Filipinos have been following developments in the recent mass killing in Orlando, Florida, United States. Anytime so many are massacred in one place at one time anywhere in the world, it is news, whether it be in Paris, Kenya, Pakistan, Iraq, Syria, or Ukraine. Filipinos are specially drawn to reports of a massacre in the United States because...

    French President Floats Slow Lifting of Russia Sanctions
    Jun21

    French President Floats Slow Lifting of Russia Sanctions

    French President Francois Hollande says European Union sanctions against Russia could be gradually lifted but only if further progress is made on a peace deal for Ukraine.He spoke amid pressure from some European companies and others to ease the sanctions, imposed over… …read more Source:...

    Euro 2016 match preview: Ukraine vs Poland
    Jun21

    Euro 2016 match preview: Ukraine vs Poland

    As co-hosts of Euro 2012, both Poland and Ukraine were sent packing after managing just one win between them in the group stages. While Ukraine have already suffered the ignominy of being the first… …read more Source:...

    Russia, Ukraine agree to cooperate in human rights ‘beyond politics and borders’
    Jun21

    Russia, Ukraine agree to cooperate in human rights ‘beyond politics and borders’

    First thing we decided on was the conceptual protection of human rights outside politics and borders. This will be the main format for our further negotiations, Tatyana Moskalkova said. …read more Source:...

    Euro 2016: Ukraine’s Presidential Spokesman Cheers for ‘Beloved’ Wales
    Jun21

    Euro 2016: Ukraine’s Presidential Spokesman Cheers for ‘Beloved’ Wales

    Although Ukraine’s campaign in the Euro 2016 championship ended before any other team, some Ukrainians have already found a new side to cheer for—Wales. The Welsh team’s decisive 3-0 victory over Russia to knock the latter out of the tournament was enough to impress many, including Svyatoslav Tsegolko, spokesman of Ukrainian President...