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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    UN sees evidence of possible war crimes in Ukraine (AFP)
    Jul14

    UN sees evidence of possible war crimes in Ukraine (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – The United Nations on Thursday said Ukraine’s forces had indiscriminately shelled residents while pro-Russian insurgents and Kiev battalions had summarily killed civilians in what may have constituted “war crimes”. …read more Source: The West...

    Putin to receive Kerry for talks on Syria, Ukraine
    Jul14

    Putin to receive Kerry for talks on Syria, Ukraine

    Russian President Vladimir Putin will hold talks with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Thursday in Moscow, presumably to focus on the Syria and Ukraine crises, reports TASS. …read more Source:...

    Azerbaijan, Ukraine discuss issues of mutual concern
    Jul14

    Azerbaijan, Ukraine discuss issues of mutual concern

    Azerbaijan and Ukraine are interested in developing the military-technical cooperation. …read more Source:...

    Aliyev, Poroshenko Hold Talks In Baku
    Jul14

    Aliyev, Poroshenko Hold Talks In Baku

    Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev and his Ukrainian counterpart, Petro Poroshenko, held talks in Baku on July 14. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Armenia ranked 82nd on Prison Policy Initiative rating with 130 prisoners per 100,000 residents
    Jul14

    Armenia ranked 82nd on Prison Policy Initiative rating with 130 prisoners per 100,000 residents

    Armenia is ranked the 82nd on the rating of Prison Policy Initiative – with 130 prisoners per 100,000 residents. According to the organization’s survey, in the post-Soviet space Tajikistan demonstrates the best result – 121 prisoners. The following countries rank next: Uzbekistan – 150, Kyrgyzstan – 167, Ukraine...

    Working group on security in conflict zone in Ukraine’s east resumes session in Minsk
    Jul14

    Working group on security in conflict zone in Ukraine’s east resumes session in Minsk

    According to the Ministry’s official Twitter post, a meeting of the working group on security affairs is taking place in Minsk for the sake of resolving the situation in Ukraine’s east. …read more Source:...

    Official Visit of President of Ukraine to Azerbaijan
    Jul14

    Official Visit of President of Ukraine to Azerbaijan

    Baku / 14.07.16 / Turan: The President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko arrived on an official visit in Baku late in the evening on July 13. He was met by Deputy Prime Minister Yagub Eyyubov. From the airport, Poroshenko went to the residence assigned to him. Official meetings and talks with the President of Ukraine begin on the morning of July 14. In...

    In Ukraine: Blind eye turned to arbitrary killings in conflict – OHCHR
    Jul14

    In Ukraine: Blind eye turned to arbitrary killings in conflict – OHCHR

    It highlights the danger posed by the lack of accountability for unlawful killing as fighting rumbles on in the war-torn east despite a ceasefire declared nearly 18 months ago. A dangerous culture of impunity flourishes in Ukraine where arbitrary killings by Ukrainian forces or separatist groups are rarely prosecuted, a United Nations human...

    Blind eye turned to arbitrary killings in Ukraine conflict – OHCHR
    Jul14

    Blind eye turned to arbitrary killings in Ukraine conflict – OHCHR

    KIEV (Reuters) – A dangerous culture of impunity flourishes in Ukraine where arbitrary killings by Ukrainian forces or separatist groups are rarely prosecuted, a United Nations human rights report said on Thursday. …read more Source: The...

    MH17 families rearing to take legal action to get compensation on second anniversary
    Jul14

    MH17 families rearing to take legal action to get compensation on second anniversary

    Dozens of Dutch relatives are close to filing a lawsuit by the weekend if negotiations fail to secure compensation for “psychological trauma”. The families of the 298 people who died when flight MH17 was downed over Ukraine are steeling themselves for a slew of bitter legal battles, on the eve of the tragedy’s second anniversary. Sunday...