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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Spain stuck between EU sanctions and political deadlock
    Jul14

    Spain stuck between EU sanctions and political deadlock

    Faced with a possible EU fine for an excessive deficit, acting prime minister Rajoy is struggling at home to form a government that would allow him to adopt a budget. …read more Source:...

    ‘I’m Not Afraid’: Online Revelations Of Sexual Violence Spark Debate In Russia
    Jul14

    ‘I’m Not Afraid’: Online Revelations Of Sexual Violence Spark Debate In Russia

    All this month, women in Ukraine, Russia, and other countries have been posting stories of the sexual violence they have endured. In Russia, the harrowing accounts of what comes across as pervasive harassment and abuse have provoked a wide-ranging social self-examination that seems unwelcome to the ruling political and religious elites....

    President of Ukraine visits Azerbaijani Parliament
    Jul14

    President of Ukraine visits Azerbaijani Parliament

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko met with Azerbaijani speaker Ogtay Asadov. …read more Source:...

    UN: Civilians in E. Ukraine Conflict Killed With ‘Rampant Impunity’
    Jul14

    UN: Civilians in E. Ukraine Conflict Killed With ‘Rampant Impunity’

    The conflict in eastern Ukraine has claimed civilian lives with “rampant impunity” in what may have constituted “war crimes” and crimes against humanity, according to a U.N. report. The U.N. Human Rights Monitoring Mission in Ukraine says very limited accountability that has taken place, since fighting began in 2014 in the Donbas region...

    Ukraine Has Found the Weapon Used in the ‘Maidan Massacre’
    Jul14

    Ukraine Has Found the Weapon Used in the ‘Maidan Massacre’

    Ukraine claims it has found the sniper rifle allegedly used by deposed President Viktor Yanukouvych’s security forces to kill over 100 protesters in 2014. The event, known as the Maidan Massacre, marked for many the tipping point in the standoff between the pro-European protesters in Kiev’s Independence Square (Maidan Nezalezhnosti)...

    Boris Johnson: Russia hopes new UK foreign minister can mend relations
    Jul14

    Boris Johnson: Russia hopes new UK foreign minister can mend relations

    Relations between the two countries are at their lowest point since the Cold War after a British inquiry concluded it was probable senior Kremlin officials had ordered the 2006 killing of Kremlin foe Alexander Litvinenko in London. Russia hopes new British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson can improve dismal relations between Moscow and London, the...

    UN report blasts both sides in Ukraine conflict
    Jul14

    UN report blasts both sides in Ukraine conflict

    MOSCOW (AP) ” A report from the United Nations’ human rights arm has strongly criticized both sides in Ukraine’s fighting for the killing of civilians in indiscriminate shelling, as well as summary executions of both combatants and… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    UN report blasts both sides in Ukraine conflict
    Jul14

    UN report blasts both sides in Ukraine conflict

    A report from the United Nations’ human rights arm has strongly criticized both sides in Ukraine’s fighting for the killing of civilians in indiscriminate shelling, as well as summary executions of both combatants and civilians. …read more Source: FOX...

    UN report blasts both sides in Ukraine conflict
    Jul14

    UN report blasts both sides in Ukraine conflict

    MOSCOW (AP) — A report from the United Nations’ human rights arm has strongly criticized both sides in Ukraine’s fighting for the killing of civilians in indiscriminate shelling, as well as summary executions of both combatants and civilians. …read more Source: San Francisco...

    UN report blasts both sides in Ukraine conflict
    Jul14

    UN report blasts both sides in Ukraine conflict

    MOSCOW (AP) — A report from the United Nations' human rights arm has strongly criticized both sides in Ukraine's fighting for the killing of civilians in indiscriminate shelling, as well as summary executions of both combatants and civilians…. …read more Source: Associated...