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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    What will Poroshenko discuss in Baku?
    Jul13

    What will Poroshenko discuss in Baku?

    The forthcoming official visit of Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko with a large governmental delegation to Azerbaijan on July 13-14 is expected to give a new impetus to bilateral relations between the two countries. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine’s Sentsov ‘Victim Of Vindictive System,’ Says European Filmmaker
    Jul13

    Ukraine’s Sentsov ‘Victim Of Vindictive System,’ Says European Filmmaker

    Russia’s politically charged imprisonment of Crimean film director Oleh Sentsov has outraged critics as a perceived effort to suppress dissent on the Ukrainian peninsula following its forceful annexation by Moscow in 2014. Mike Downey, a film producer and the deputy head of the European Film Academy, talks about why the case remains...

    Poland and Russia Clash Over World War II Massacre Claims
    Jul13

    Poland and Russia Clash Over World War II Massacre Claims

    Poland and Russia have been locked in a bitter war of words over who to blame for the killings of an estimated 100,000 Poles during World War II. The deaths known as the ‘Volyn massacre’ in Poland and the ‘Volyn Tragedy’ in Ukraine and Russia is one of the many tragedies endured by Poland in World War II, though details about the...

    World War II Isn’t Quite Over for Poland and Ukraine
    Jul13

    World War II Isn’t Quite Over for Poland and Ukraine

    The two countries are drawn together by shared interests but bitterly divided by opposing views of a 1943 massacre. …read more Source:...

    Kremlin: Putin, Kerry will meet Thursday for talks on Syria, Ukraine and bilateral relations
    Jul13

    Kremlin: Putin, Kerry will meet Thursday for talks on Syria, Ukraine and bilateral relations

    Moscow, SANA- Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet on Thursday with the US State Secretary John Kerry in Moscow for talks on the situation in Syria and Ukraine and bilateral relations, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov announced Wednesday. In a statement to reporters, Peskov said that Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov will attend the...

    Putin to Merkel, Hollande: Help avoid Ukraine escalation
    Jul13

    Putin to Merkel, Hollande: Help avoid Ukraine escalation

    Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday asked German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Francois Hollande to use their influence to help prevent any escalation of the conflict in eastern Ukraine, the Kremlin said in a statement. …read more Source: Channel...

    Russia's Putin talks to Merkel, Hollande by phone – TASS
    Jul13

    Russia's Putin talks to Merkel, Hollande by phone – TASS

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday asked German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Francois Hollande to use their influence to help prevent any escalation of the conflict in eastern Ukraine, the Kremlin said in a statement. …read more Source: The...

    Online Discussion of Sexual Abuse in the Former Soviet Union Is a Start Toward a Solution
    Jul13

    Online Discussion of Sexual Abuse in the Former Soviet Union Is a Start Toward a Solution

    Image: Anastasiya Melnychenko. Facebook I am one of the many women in the former Soviet Union who was cheered when Ukrainian journalist Anastasiya Melnychenko decided to discuss on social media the many instances of sexual harassment and abuse she has suffered since she was a child. Her postings on Facebook caused a sensation — because no...

    Cool water
    Jul13

    Cool water

    Children enjoy the cool water of a fountain in front of an orthodox Church in Kiev, Ukraine on Wednesday, July 13, 2016. Photo: AP Children enjoy the cool water of a fountain in front of an orthodox Church in Kiev, Ukraine on Wednesday, July 13, 2016. Photo: AP The post Cool water appeared first on The Himalayan Times. …read more Source:...

    Bulgaria’s Govt Approves Draft MoU on Eastring Pipeline
    Jul13

    Bulgaria’s Govt Approves Draft MoU on Eastring Pipeline

    The cabinet of Bulgaria has adopted a draft MoU with Slovakia on the Eastring pipeline project, its press office says. At its regular Wednesday meeting, it has moved to throw political support behind the project whose idea is to link the existing natural gas infrastructure of Bulgaria and Slovakia via Romania and Hungary.The transport corridor,...