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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Putin, Obama discuss Syria
    Feb15

    Putin, Obama discuss Syria

    U.S. President Barack Obama discussed the conflicts in Syria and Ukraine with Russian President Vladimir Putin. REUTERS PHOTO/KEVIN LAMARQUE MOSCOW – Vladimir Putin and Barack Obama have held a telephone conversation about the Syrian war and the unresolved conflict in Ukraine. A White House statement said the conversation between the Russian and...

    Tatars step up resistance to Russian rule over Crimea
    Feb15

    Tatars step up resistance to Russian rule over Crimea

    UROZHAYNE, Crimea (AP) — Elnara Asanova lives alone with her four small children because her husband, an ethnic Tatar, is in jail. Last April, when she was seven months pregnant, police grabbed him from the streets of their village because he had taken part in a Tatar protest against Russian annexation of Crimea. …read more Source: U.S....

    Turkey’s Davutoglu meets Ukrainian president
    Feb15

    Turkey’s Davutoglu meets Ukrainian president

    Turkish PM calls Ukraine ‘strategic ally’ …read more Source: Anadolu...

    Tatars step up resistance to Russian rule over Crimea
    Feb15

    Tatars step up resistance to Russian rule over Crimea

    UROZHAYNE, Crimea (AP) — Elnara Asanova lives alone with her four small children because her husband, an ethnic Tatar, is in jail. Last April, when she was seven months pregnant, police grabbed him from the streets of their village because he had taken part in a Tatar protest against Russian annexation of Crimea. …read more Source: CNS...

    Ukraine Faces Crucial Test As Resignations Dent Anti-Corruption Drive
    Feb15

    Ukraine Faces Crucial Test As Resignations Dent Anti-Corruption Drive

    Ukraine’s political crisis deepened Monday with the resignation of the deputy prosecutor general — who accused his boss of running a dead institution with no independence. Two years after the Maidan protests that ousted a president accused of corruption, the fight against corruption has taken center stage with a key debate on the...

    Turkish Politicians Warn of Intervention in Syria
    Feb15

    Turkish Politicians Warn of Intervention in Syria

    The Turkish military confirmed Monday its forces shelled Syrian Kurdish positions of the PYG for a third consecutive day. During a visit to Ukraine, Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu warned the PYG that it will face what he called the “fiercest response” if it makes further territorial gains. Ankara accuses the group of being a terrorist...

    Tatars step up resistance to Russian rule over Crimea
    Feb15

    Tatars step up resistance to Russian rule over Crimea

    Elnara Asanova lives alone with her four small children because her husband, an ethnic Tatar, is in jail. Last April, when she was seven months pregnant, police grabbed him from the streets of their village because he had taken part in a Tatar protest against Russian annexation of Crimea. She is not allowed to visit him, so she travels to every...

    Dutch taxpayers’ cash funds toilet paper printed with anti-Ukraine in EU info
    Feb15

    Dutch taxpayers’ cash funds toilet paper printed with anti-Ukraine in EU info

    Almost €50,000 of Dutch taxpayers money is to be given to a private company which plans to make and distribute… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine plans new big military draft
    Feb15

    Ukraine plans new big military draft

    Of those who did get their summons, over half chose to ignore it and run. …read more Source: Daily...

    In Crimea, Tatars step up resistance to Russian rule
    Feb15

    In Crimea, Tatars step up resistance to Russian rule

    Ethnic minority’s leaders have been incarcerated, self-governing body is suppressed and members are intimidated. …read more Source: The Sydney Morning...