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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    The POLITICO (football) 24
    Jun10

    The POLITICO (football) 24

    Footballers from 24 nations are on display in France at Euro 2016. At 23 players per squad, that’s a whopping 552 sweaty bodies — almost as many as the French Assemblée Nationale can muster on a day when there’s coq au vin for lunch. Only a fanatical few football-watchers could possibly exceed a passing knowledge of more than 10...

    Floods, Strikes, Terrorist Threats — Euro 2016 Debuts in France
    Jun10

    Floods, Strikes, Terrorist Threats — Euro 2016 Debuts in France

    The floodwaters are receding and sunbathers are back in Paris parks, but the Seine River still laps over arteries that normally host cars and skateboarders. Strikes over unpopular labor reforms have disrupted rail, fuel and garbage services, while authorities are on high alert over terrorist fears. In some ways, the monthlong UEFA European...

    Merkel says Russia sanctions no end in themselves, but implementing peace deal is key
    Jun10

    Merkel says Russia sanctions no end in themselves, but implementing peace deal is key

    BERLIN (Reuters) – German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Friday that sanctions imposed against Russia over the Ukraine crisis were not an end in themselves and that implementation of the Minsk peace agreement was key to getting them lifted. …read more Source:...

    Merkel says Russia sanctions no end in themselves, but implementing peace deal is key
    Jun10

    Merkel says Russia sanctions no end in themselves, but implementing peace deal is key

    BERLIN (Reuters) – German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Friday that sanctions imposed against Russia over the Ukraine crisis were not an end in themselves and that implementation of the Minsk peace agreement was key to getting them lifted. …read more Source: The...

    Neuer ready to play mentor’s role at Euro 2016
    Jun10

    Neuer ready to play mentor’s role at Euro 2016

    Germany’s goalkeeper Manuel Neuer during news conference REUTERS Germany goalkeeper Manuel Neuer is ready to play the mentor’s role irrespective of who leads the team in their Euro 2016 opener against Ukraine on Sunday. With skipper Bastian Schweinsteiger, returning from a knee injury, unlikely to start at Stade Pierre-Mauroy, Neuer...

    Italy arrests two Ukrainians suspected of trafficking Syrians by boat
    Jun10

    Italy arrests two Ukrainians suspected of trafficking Syrians by boat

    Italian police have arrested two Ukrainians suspected of trafficking Syrians to Italy on a sail boat, and have launched a probe to find the criminal organisation ultimately responsible. …read more Source: Channel...

    Italy arrests two Ukrainians suspected of trafficking Syrians by boat
    Jun10

    Italy arrests two Ukrainians suspected of trafficking Syrians by boat

    ROME (Reuters) – Italian police have arrested two Ukrainians suspected of trafficking Syrians to Italy on a sail boat, and have launched a probe to find the criminal organization ultimately responsible. …read more Source:...

    Italy arrests 2 Ukrainians suspected of trafficking Syrians by boat
    Jun10

    Italy arrests 2 Ukrainians suspected of trafficking Syrians by boat

    ROME (Reuters) – Italian police have arrested two Ukrainians suspected of trafficking Syrians to Italy on a sail boat, and have launched a probe to find the criminal organisation ultimately responsible. …read more Source: The...

    Russia: We will respond to entry of U.S. naval vessel into Black Sea
    Jun10

    Russia: We will respond to entry of U.S. naval vessel into Black Sea

    The Russian Foreign ministry said Moscow would respond to a U.S. naval ship’s entry into the Black Sea with unspecified measures, saying it and other deployments were designed to ratchet up tensions ahead of a NATO summit, the RIA news agency reported. Russian state media reported that the USS Porter, a U.S. naval destroyer, entered the...

    Estonia urges EU to grant visa freedom to Ukraine
    Jun10

    Estonia urges EU to grant visa freedom to Ukraine

    During the visit of Ukrainian Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin to Tallinn on June 9, Estonian Foreign Minister Marina Kaljurand has called on the European Union to grant visa freedom to Ukraine. …read more Source: Baltic News...