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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    25 years of independence
    Aug19

    25 years of independence

    The statement below was released by the Ukrainian Congress Committee of America on August 4. August 24, 2016, will mark 25 years since the people of Ukraine proclaimed an end to centuries of bondage and resolutely vowed to protect their new democracy, while charting a future course towards closer European integration. Sadly, this historic...

    Paul Manafort resigns from Trump campaign
    Aug19

    Paul Manafort resigns from Trump campaign

    Paul Manafort on Friday resigned as Donald Trump’s campaign chairman, after the Republican nominee earlier this week announced a new leadership structure for his campaign. “This morning Paul Manafort offered, and I accepted, his resignation from the campaign. I am very appreciative for his great work in helping to get us where we are today,...

    A suggestion re: counter-argument
    Aug19

    A suggestion re: counter-argument

    Dear Editor: Re: “A counter-argument to Andrew Fedynsky’s” (July 31), in her letter, Lydia Kossak Kernitsky, D.M.D., has made it clear that she supports Donald Trump and will not be voting for Hillary Clinton. She writes that, “If you love America and Ukraine, you will not vote for Hillary Clinton.” But I wonder, if for […] …read more...

    Putin Visits Crimea Amid Military Buildup On Ukraine Border
    Aug19

    Putin Visits Crimea Amid Military Buildup On Ukraine Border

    Tensions between Russia and Ukraine are heating up even more as President Vladimir Putin landed in Crimea on Friday to meet with his security council just after Moscow announced it’s putting advanced anti-aircraft missiles there.Over the last week, the number of heavy weapons deployed near the front lines in eastern Ukraine has doubled,...

    Putin arrives in Crimea after Ukraine incursion claims: agencies
    Aug19

    Putin arrives in Crimea after Ukraine incursion claims: agencies

    Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday arrived in annexed Crimea, Russian news agencies reported, days after he accused Kiev of attempting an armed incursion into the peninsula. Putin is to chair a meeting of his powerful security council in Crimea and visit a youth forum on his fifth visit to the strategic Black Sea peninsula since annexing...

    Donald Trump’s campaign chief Paul Manafort quits amid Ukraine scandal
    Aug19

    Donald Trump’s campaign chief Paul Manafort quits amid Ukraine scandal

    Paul Manafort has quit as campaign chair for Republican candidate Donald Trump, amid a snowballing scandal over his links to Ukrainian politics. …read more Source:...

    Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort resigns
    Aug19

    Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort resigns

    WASHINGTON — Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort resigns in wake of campaign shakeup and revelations about Ukraine work. On Wednesday, the Associated Press reported that New Britain native Manafort helped a pro-Russian governing party in Ukraine secretly route at least $2.2 million in payments to two prominent Washington lobbying firms in 2012,...

    Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort resigns in wake of campaign shakeup and revelations about Ukraine work
    Aug19

    Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort resigns in wake of campaign shakeup and revelations about Ukraine work

    WASHINGTON (AP) ” Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort resigns in wake of campaign shakeup and revelations about Ukraine work. …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Larry King got $225,000 to interview Viktor Yanukovych’s PM, says Ukraine politician
    Aug19

    Larry King got $225,000 to interview Viktor Yanukovych’s PM, says Ukraine politician

    Fresh details emerge from ‘black ledger’ detailing alleged secret payments from former ruling Party of Regions to US, including to Trump strategist Paul ManafortThe TV host Larry King accepted $225,000 (£173,000) to interview Ukraine’s prime minister, according to a politician investigating a “black ledger” detailing alleged...

    Russia’s Putin Blames Ukraine for Sabotaging Peace Accords
    Aug19

    Russia’s Putin Blames Ukraine for Sabotaging Peace Accords

    Russian President Vladimir Putin is accusing the Ukrainian government of sabotaging peace accords for the country’s east during a visit to Crimea, the Ukrainian peninsula Russia annexed in 2014.A conflict in eastern Ukraine between Russia-backed separatists and Ukrainian… …read more Source:...